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cover of Midnight

Midnight

by TUN, Mao (Shen Dehong, or Mao Dun, 1896-1981)

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Published
1979
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Nr Fine
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Second Edition
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Peking: Foreign Languages Press, 1979. Second Edition. Hardcover. Nr Fine/Fine. 8vo (22cm). Grey boards, pink spine w/ black lettered title. Top edges stained pale pastel blue. Silk marker ribbon. Unclipped dust jacket. pp. 534. Bar a neat previous owner's name to flyleaf, dated Peking, April 1990, and faint rubs to jacket around tips, a very bright, well kept… Read more
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cover of Thunder Out Of China

Thunder Out Of China

by WHITE, Theodore H

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Published
1946
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Very good
Edition
First Edition
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New York: William Sloane, 1946. First Edition. Original Cloth. Very good. 8vo (21.75cm). Grey cloth. Map endpapers. xvi, 331. Minor spotting to page edges, spine darkened, titles faded, otherwise a very tidy, sound copy.
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cover of A Sino-Western Calendar for Two Thousand years, 1-2000 A.D. Liang Qian Nian Zhong xi li dui Zhao Biao

A Sino-Western Calendar for Two Thousand years, 1-2000 A.D. Liang Qian Nian Zhong xi li dui Zhao Biao

by ZHONGSAN, Xue

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Published
1961
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Very good
Edition
Reprint
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Shanghai: Shang-wu yin-shu kuan, 1961. Reprint. Original Cloth. Very good/good. Tall 8vo (27cm). Brown cloth, gilt titles and gilt blocked Chinese characters to spine and cover. vi, 438. Text in Chinese and English. Tables to convert Western dates to Chinese and vice versa. In what may be the publisher's original transparent acetate jacket, now somewhat frayed. Browning to… Read more
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cover of A Brief History of Chinese Fiction

A Brief History of Chinese Fiction

by HSUN, Lu; HSIEN-YI, Yang & YANG, Gladys (trans)

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Published
1982
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Near fine
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Second printing, third edition
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Peking: Foreign Languages Press, 1982. Second printing, third edition. Boards. Near fine/near fine. 8vo. pp. 437 + fold out, b&w illus. All but fine in like jacket with hint of edgewear.
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cover of The Opium War

The Opium War

by INGLIS, Brian

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Published
1976
Condition
Very good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780340193907
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London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1976. First Edition. Hardcover. Very good/good. 8vo. Red vinyl boards, gilt titles to spine. pp. 223. In unclipped dust jacket, with three closed tears to front, label residue to front, grubby. Minor spotting to top page edges, otherwise a clean and firm copy.
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cover of Formosa: A study in Chinese History [TAIWAN]

Formosa: A study in Chinese History [TAIWAN]

by GODDARD, W G

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Published
1966
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Very good +
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First Edition
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London: Macmillan, 1966. First Edition. Hardcover. Very good +/very good +. 8vo. Green cloth, gilt title label to spine. xvii, 229. Bar some minor spotting to top page edges, a sharp copy in a like unclipped jacket with a hint of edgwear.
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cover of The Archaeology of Ancient China

The Archaeology of Ancient China

by CHANG, Kwang Chih

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Published
1972
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Good
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Reprint
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New Haven: Yale University Press, 1972. Reprint. Trade Paperback. Good. 8vo. xxv, 483. Spotting to leading and top page edges, some creases, light wear, to covers, still a sound, clean copy.
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cover of Confucianism and Taouism

Confucianism and Taouism

by DOUGLAS, Robert K

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Published
1900
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Very good
Edition
Fifth Edition
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London: Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge, 1900. Fifth Edition. Original Cloth. Very good. In the series, Non-Christian Religious Systems. 12mo. Decorated terracotta cloth, gilt title and design to cover, embossed Chinese symbols in black to rear. W/ fold out map, intact to front, minor offsetting to prelims. pp. 287 + pub's ads. Light wear to spine, still a… Read more
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cover of The Coming War between Russia and China

The Coming War between Russia and China

by SALISBURY, Harrison E

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Published
1969
Condition
Good +
Edition
First paperback
ISBN
9780330024990
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London: Pan Books, 1969. First paperback. Mass Market Paperback. Good +. A pan special. pp. 223. Tanned to page edges, but a very sharp copy still.
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cover of Narcotic Culture: A History of Drugs in China

Narcotic Culture: A History of Drugs in China

by DIKÖTTER, Frank; LAAMANN, Lars; ZHOU, Xun

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Published
2004
Condition
As new
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781850657255
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London: Hurst & Company, 2004. First Edition. Original Cloth. As new/as new. 8vo. xi, 319.
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cover of Chinese Landscapes: The Village as Place

Chinese Landscapes: The Village as Place

by KNAPP, Ronald G (ed)

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Published
1992
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780824814137
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Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press, 1992. First Edition. Linen over boards. Fine/fine. Sm 4to. Cream linen, black lettered titles to spine. xii, 313. Jacket housed in a transparent removable sleeve. Numerous maps, line drawings, b&w photographic plates. All but as new.
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cover of An Outline of Chinese painting

An Outline of Chinese painting

by BRODRICK, Alan Houghton

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Published
1949
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Good +
Edition
First Edition
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London: Avalon Press, 1949. First Edition. Original Cloth. Good +. Sm 4to. Cerise cloth, faded, dulled, to spine. pp. 40 + 50 b&w plates. Lacks jacket. Light foxing to endpapers, light spotting to page edges. Still a clean, sound copy.
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cover of Sun Yat-sen and the Origins of the Chinese Revolution

Sun Yat-sen and the Origins of the Chinese Revolution

by SCHIFFRIN, Harold Z

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Published
1970
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Very good
Edition
Second printing
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Berkeley: University of California Press, 1970. Second printing. Trade Paperback. Very good. xv, 412. transparent adhesive film over covers. A firm, square copy, no marks or scribbles.
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cover of The Last Stand of Chinese Conservatism: The T'ung-Chih Restoration, 1862-1874

The Last Stand of Chinese Conservatism: The T'ung-Chih Restoration, 1862-1874

by WRIGHT, Mary Clabaugh

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Published
1972
Condition
Very good
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780804704762
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Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 1972. Reprint. Trade Paperback. Very good. xii, 429. Light edgewear, some toning to page margins, otherwise a clean, firm copy.
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cover of Early Ch'an in China and Tibet [Zen]

Early Ch'an in China and Tibet [Zen]

by Whalen Lai; Lewis R Lancaster (eds)

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Published
1983
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Near fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780895811523
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NP: Regents of the University of California, 1983. First Edition. Original Cloth. Near fine/very good. Berkeley Buddhist Studies Series 5. Lrge 8vo. xvii, 450. In unclipped dust jacket with minor edgewear. Previous owner's name to flyleaf, else a fine copy.
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cover of Party Leadership and Revolutionary Power in China

Party Leadership and Revolutionary Power in China

by LEWIS, John Wilson (ed)

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Published
1970
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Good +
Edition
First paperback
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9780521096140
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Cambridge University Press , 1970. First paperback. Trade Paperback. Good +. Thin card wraps. viii, 422. Inscribed to flyleaf, 'To Jay, (?) with best regards, John', likely the editor. Dampstain to rear cover adjacent spine, still a firm, sound copy, internally clean and free of marks.
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cover of A History of Chinese Civilization

A History of Chinese Civilization

by GERNET, Jacques; FOSTER, J R (trans)

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Published
1988
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Good
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Reprint
ISBN
9780521316477
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Cambridge: Cambridge University Press , 1988. Reprint. Trade Paperback. Good. Lrge 8vo. xxiii, 772. Somewhat worn, but binding still very firm, internally clean.
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cover of Self and Society in Ming Thought

Self and Society in Ming Thought

by DE BARY, Wm. Theodore; and the Conference on Ming Thought

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Published
1970
Condition
Very good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780231083133
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New York: Columbia University Press, 1970. First Edition. Wraps. Very good. ix, 550. Faint spotting to top page edges and less so to leading page edges. Several booksellers' pencilled price notes to flyleaf. Else a clean, very firm copy.
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cover of The Dragon's Wrath

The Dragon's Wrath

by KEYSERLINGK, Robert Wendelin

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Published
1982
Condition
Very good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780533050024
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New York: Vantage Press, 1982. First Edition. Hardcover. Very good/very good. 8vo. pp. 360. In unclipped dust jacket. Analysis of post WW2 China and Soviet Union relations. Uncommon.
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cover of The Book of Songs

The Book of Songs

by WALEY, Arthur

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Published
1954
Condition
Good
Edition
Second impression (after the first of 1937)
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London: George Allen & Unwin, 1954. Second impression (after the first of 1937). Original Cloth. Good/good. 8vo. Pale blue cloth, white lettered titles to spine. xiii, 358. In dust jacket with a large diagonal clip to inner front panel but price - 28s. net - still present. An ex-library copy which has had the paper label and card… Read more
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