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People's Republic of China: Atlas: November 1971

by none

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Published
1971
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good
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Washington DC: Central Intelligence Agency (CIA). 1971. good. Paperback. 17" tall; 82pp; b/w photos; maps with color; off-white cover is soiled; prev. owner's surname on cover; a slight bend top of spine; small tear along bottom front fold of cover .
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Kite Runner, The

by Hosseini, Khaled

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Published
2003
Condition
vg
Edition
1st
ISBN
9781573222457
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Riverhead Bks.. 1st. 2003. vg. Hardcover. ISBN:1573222453 324 pages. ownership stamp on half title page; color il on dust jacket .
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Abrams. vg. Hardcover. clear plastic dust jacket over green silk (?) covers; color photo paste- down on front cover; gilt lettering front cover & spine; ca. 11.75" tall; 366pp includingh index; color plates tipped in; other b/w photos & ils; no publication date, probably late 1960s; item weighs more than 5 lbs, so no priority mail or international shipping… Read more
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$35.00
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Atlantic Monthly Press. 2003. vg. Hardcover. ISBN:0871138549 550 pages including index + 8pp glossy b/w photos; cream-colored cover; prev. owner's name on first page; a bit of rippling to top edge of dust jacket .
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Killing Commendatore

by Murakami, Haruki

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Published
2018
Condition
fine
ISBN
9780525520047
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$12.75

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Knopf Publishing Group. 2018. fine. Hardcover. ISBN:9780525520047 1st U.S. ed. 704 pages; laminated multi-color cover; dust jacket is die-cut at spine & has 2 small tears, is in new clear protective mylar. .
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Sacred Books of the East: Comprising The Vedic Hymns, Zend-Avesta, Dhammapada, Upanishads, The Koran, and the Life of Buddha

by Wilson, Epiphanius, critical & biographical notes

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Published
1900
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good
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Colonial Pr.. 1900. good. Hardcover. Revised ed.; 457pp; blue cover with gilt lettering & rules; top edge gilt, other edges uncut; b/w frontis & one plate with tissue guards; some darkening to spine; free front endpage has been cut out; front hinge starting .
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Chinese Paper Cut-Outs

by Hejzlar, J. / I. Havlu, English trans.

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Published
1960
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vg
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London: Spring Bks.. 1960. vg. Hardcover. 10.25" tall; unpaginated; front cover is die-cut with color photo of sky appearing through; a clear plastic wrapper has cut-out il of flying crane which appears in the sky photo; several pp of text are followed by many pp of color ils; cover has the appearance of patterned white silk but is browned at… Read more
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Rickshaw Boy

by Shaw, Lau / Evan King, English trans.

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Published
1945
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vg-
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NY: Reynals & Hitchcock. 1945. vg-. Hardcover. Book club edition with freestanding copy of Book-of-the-Month Club News. yellow cover with black title band on spine; color il'd endpages; b/w ils with text; some darkening to extrems of cover .
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I Shot the Buddha

by Cotterill, Colin

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Published
2016
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fine
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$8.00

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NY: Soho Crime. 2016. fine. Paperback. A Dr. Siri Paiboun mystery set in Laos. 8.25" tall; 342pp; advanced copy; published 2016 .
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China Sky

by Buck, Pearl S.

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Published
1944
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good+
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NY: Triangle Books. 1944. good+. Hardcover. 272pp; text unmarked, pages toned; wear to edges of brown cover with black illustration & lettering on spine .
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Noble House: A Novel of Contemporary Hong Kong

by Clavell, James

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Published
1981
Condition
good
Edition
1st
ISBN
9780440064565
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$6.50

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Delacorete. 1st. 1981. good. Hardcover. ISBN:0440064562 1206 pages. Black cover has faded spots; off white dust jacket is a bit discolored with tears along top edge .
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White Tiger, The: A Novel

by Adiga, Aravind

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Published
2008
Condition
fine
ISBN
9781416562603
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Free Press. 2008. fine. Paperback. ISBN:9781416562603 288 pages. 8-3/8" tall; die-cut front cover; winner of Man Booker Prize 2008 .
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Ladies of the Borobudur: A Mosaic of Interrelated Stories

by Howett, Barbara Haines

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Published
2002
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vg+
ISBN
9780887393495
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Berkeley CA: Creative Arts Bk. Co.. 2002. vg+. Paperback. Signed by Author ISBN:0887393497 222 pages. 9" tall; inscribed on the title page to Carol .
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Digging to America: A Novel

by Tyler, Anne

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Published
2006
Condition
vg
Edition
1st
ISBN
9780307263940
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NY: Knopf. 1st. 2006. vg. Hardcover. ISBN:9780307263940 277 pages; clean & tight; light shelf wear to edges of dj .
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Confucian Notebook, A (Wisdom of the East series)

by Herbert, Edward / Arthur Waley, foreword

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Published
1960
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vg-
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NY: Grove Pr.. 1960. vg-. Paperback. Mass market paperback WP-5. 89pp including index; white cover is a bit discolored, soiled; b/w il on front cover .
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Three Came Home

by Keith, Agnes Newton

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Published
1947
Condition
vg+
Edition
3rd
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Boston: Little, Brown. 3rd. 1947. vg+. Hardcover. 3rd ptg. 317pp; batik-like cover in brown & black; b/w ils, some full- page; dust jacket has long tears & chips; prev. owner's name written small top of free front endpage .
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NY: Farrar, Straus & Cudahy. vg. Hardcover. Probable book club ed. 383pp + 2 sections b/w photos; tan cover with orange lettering on spine; top edge dyed red, with small faded area; fore edge uncut; some darkening to endpages .
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Easy Japanese: A Direct Approach to Immediate Conversation - Revised and Enlarged

by Martin, Samuel E.

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Published
1969
Condition
good+
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$9.25

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Charles E. Tuttle. 1969. good+. Hardcover. 4th ptg.; flexible covers; 272pp; 5-3/8" tall; dust jacket is in tatters; some fading to cover; prev. owner's name on first page .
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Motor Maids in Fair Japan, THe

by Stokes, Katherine

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Published
1913
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good-
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Hurst & Co.. 1913. good-. Hardcover. 7.25" tall; 306pp + ads for other titles; gold cover with orange & black decoration & black lettering front & spine; b/w glossy frontis; b/w plates; rubbing & soiling to cover; prev. owner's name & address in pencil on free front endpage; title page is almost totally pulled away from binding, holding by 2";… Read more
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Last Chinese Chef, The: A Novel

by Mones, Nicole

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Published
2008
Condition
good+
ISBN
9780547053738
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Mariner / Houghton Mifflin . 2008. good+. Paperback. ISBN:9780547053738 278 pages + reader's guide; contents clean, faint soil to fore edge of a few pp; light shelf wear to edges of wraps .
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