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Shu qing xin ge. Di yi ji

Shu qing xin ge. Di yi ji

by Hai Tian

Hong Kong: Yin yi chu ban she, n.d.. 38p., slender paperback booklet, toned, top of spine chipped. Lyrics to leftist songs.
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$20.00
Jin shi zhuan ke yan jiu

Jin shi zhuan ke yan jiu

by Li Jian

Hong Kong: Shangwu yinshuguan, 1965. 186p., very good paperback, second printing. On carved seals. Text in Chinese.
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$15.00
Liang Zhongxian xian sheng shu hua ji

Liang Zhongxian xian sheng shu hua ji

by Liang Zhongxian (Leong Chong Hin)

Hong Kong: Dong ya yin wu you xian gong si, 1959. Unpaginated paperback, chielfly black and white illustrations captioned in both English and Chinese.
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$30.00
Cathetical Scenes: Grace and Holy Baptism

Cathetical Scenes: Grace and Holy Baptism

by Coerezza, Rev M

Hong Kong: Salesian Cathetical Centre, 1959. Hardcover. Poor. This is a Catholic instructional book for school children describing Baptism and its place in Roman Catholic theology. There are 20 short sections on various aspects of the sacrament followed by a few pages of test questions at the end. The main instructional pages are always accompanied by charming colourful scenes with pop-up chracters illustrating the page. Weight: 0.6kg. Post free within Malaysia It's a pity that this lovely book is in... Read more
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110.40
Pui Ying Alumni General Association. 1985

Pui Ying Alumni General Association. 1985

Hong Kong: Pui Ying Alumni General Association, 1985. 444p., paperback, light shelfwear, very good. Directory of alumni, including many pages of listings for alumni in the United States.
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$20.00
Zhongguo shi ci xuan yi /  Selected Chinese poems, translated into English

Zhongguo shi ci xuan yi / Selected Chinese poems, translated into English

by Wei Cheng, editor

Hong Kong: Qiao guang shu dian, 1965. 102p., very good paperback. Chinese and English text on facing pages.
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$12.00
The Upheaval in Hong Kong.

The Upheaval in Hong Kong.

Hong Kong: Ta Kung Pao, 1967. First edition, oblong 4to, illustrated throughout. Text in Chinese and English. Shelf mark on spine, chop on first text leaf, label removed from inner rear cover. A very good ex-library copy in original wrappers with some minor wear to extremities. A pro-Chinese pictorial record of the cultural revolution in Hong Kong. See Parr, Martin. The Chinese Photo Book. p.348-9.
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£682.50
Xin shang ye chi du

Xin shang ye chi du

by Hua Chao

Hong Kong: Shanghai yin shu guan, 1962. 187 pages, very good paperback. Chinese-language guide for business correspondence, with sample letters.
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$20.00
ASIA'S WEALTH CLUB

ASIA'S WEALTH CLUB

by Hiscock, Geoff

London: Nicholas Brealey Publishing. 1997. Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 312 pages Who's really who in the top 100 Billionaires in Asia? A look at some o Asia's most secretive billionaires. A book for anyone interested in understanding the rich networks that operate across Asia, from India through Indochina, the ASEAN states, People's Republic... Read more
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AU$14.00
Kathay: a cruise in the China Seas.

Kathay: a cruise in the China Seas.

by Macaulay, W. Hastings

New York: G.P. Putnam & Co, 1852. First edition. 8vo (18.5 x 12.5 cm), pp.230, [2, advertisements]. A fine copy in contemporary tree calf, spine gilt with raised bands, boards with gilt frames. All edges marbled. A few spots, text otherwise crisp and clean. An account of a two-year cruise aboard an unnamed American warship which departed from Charlestown, Massachusetts, in January, 1850, and sailed via the Cape to Java and then on to the South China Sea. The ship called repeatedly at Hong Kong and... Read more
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£682.50
East and West  The Last Governor of Hong Kong on Power, Freedom and the  Future

East and West The Last Governor of Hong Kong on Power, Freedom and the Future

by Patten, Christopher

Toronto,: McClelland & Stewart. Near Fine with no dust jacket. 1998. Trade Paperback. 0771069812 . A Trade Paperback in wonderful condition, looks like it may have been read once. "By the former Chairman of the Conservative Party and the last Governor of Hong Kong, this work offers an analysis of the Asian phenomenon and the future of economic and political liberty in China and East Asia in the 21st century. "; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 340 pages .
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CA$18.95
Verandah: Some Episodes in the Crown Colonies, 1867-1889

Verandah: Some Episodes in the Crown Colonies, 1867-1889

by James Pope-Hennessy

New York: Alfred Knopf, 1964. First edition. Hardcover. Good/good. In this fascinating biography, the author traces his grandfather's footsteps as a British colonial governor from Labuan, Borneo to Mauritius. John Pope-Hennessy seemed to be earmarked for the smaller outposts of empire which also included West Africa, the Caribbean and Hong Kong. One of the reasons why he never took on larger roles was because his appointments often ended in controversy as he was keen to give Britain's subjects a voice.... Read more
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78.20
East And West

East And West

by Patten, Chris

London: Macmillan. 1998. Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. 340 pages. The last British Governor of Hong Kong on power, freedom and the future . Reprint. Hardback.
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AU$12.00
Xiang qi yu qi hua

Xiang qi yu qi hua

by Zhou Jiasen

Hong Kong: Yi mei tu shu gong si, 1962. 2, 2, 5, 396p., paperback, pages evenly toned, otherwise very good. On Chinese chess.
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$20.00
Zhao hun qu

Zhao hun qu

by Yang, Ruiming

Hong Kong: Yazhou chubanshe, 1954. 202p., wraps, gift inscription on title page, stain and rubberstamp of Asia Press Agency on back cover. Chinese language. Novel.
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$20.00
Zhongguo cheng yao

Zhongguo cheng yao

Hong Kong: Fengnian, 1971. 187p., paperback, very good. Formulas for traditional Chinese herbal medicine.
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$12.00
Nian fo xu zhi

Nian fo xu zhi

Hong Kong: Fojiao jiang tang, 1956. 29p., wraps, distributed by the San Francisco Buddhist Lecture Hall with neat stamp on cover. Basics of Buddhism.
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$15.00
Xin ji xie xin bi du fen yun cuo yao he bi

Xin ji xie xin bi du fen yun cuo yao he bi

Hong Kong: Chang xing shu ju, [196-]. 67, 63p., paperback, pocketbook sized guide to writing letters; text in Chinese. Very good.
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$20.00
Queer Lala Times / Ku la shi bao. Vol. 1

Queer Lala Times / Ku la shi bao. Vol. 1

n.p.: Huaren Lala Lianmeng / Chinese Lala Alliance, 2014. 172p., very good in wraps with slight shelfwear, text almost entirely in Chinese with an introduction in English. Text is in the simplified characters used on the Mainland. From the introductory statement: "We are Lala (LBT); we are not dissoluble under the umbrellas of 'women,' 'gay,' 'homosexuality.' We are queer; we are not content with the binarism of gay/straight, men/women, normal/pervert. We seek diverse narratives that speak to the... Read more
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$45.00
Chinese painting for beginners / Guo hua ru men

Chinese painting for beginners / Guo hua ru men

by Lau Ta Po (Liu Dabu)

Hong Kong: Ju zhu lou hua yuan, [196-]. Unpaginated slender paperback, text in both Chinese and English, with black and white photos of artwork (and of the author instructing the governor of Hong Kong). Inscribed on the front cover to [Huang] Keyi, who was part of the San Francisco Chinatown art world. Small chip at bottom of the front cover.
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$95.00
Principles and practice of the Chinese abacus

Principles and practice of the Chinese abacus

by Lau Chung Him

Hong Kong: Lau Chung Him & Co, 1958. 315p., very good paperback.
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$12.00
Zhongguo hua ji ben hui fa

Zhongguo hua ji ben hui fa

by Ren Xun

Hong Kong: Wan li shu dian, 1961. 134p., stiff wraps, very good but for bumping at corners. On Chinese painting.
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$25.00
Wang Gui yu Li Xiangxiang. Sanbian min jian li shi ge ming gu shi

Wang Gui yu Li Xiangxiang. Sanbian min jian li shi ge ming gu shi

by Li Ji

Hong Kong: Haiyang shuwu, 1947. 145p., very good paperback. Second printing. Bei fang wen cong, 2.
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$45.00
Dacha Shan (Yunnan hua deng ge wu) [together with] Cai gu niang

Dacha Shan (Yunnan hua deng ge wu) [together with] Cai gu niang

Hong Kong: Wen tong shu dian, 1962. Two slender booklets, 55p., 28p., from a series on Chinese folk dances. Both include diagrams of the steps and musical notation with the lyrics. Zhongguo min jian wu dao.
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$15.00
Welcome to Hong Kong; September October November December 1955 Edition

Welcome to Hong Kong; September October November December 1955 Edition

by SERVICEMEN'S GUIDES

Hong Kong: Orient Publishing Co, 1955. Map. Lithograph. 15" x 21". Shows some toning, shows some wear along original fold lines. In very good condition. A map designed for American service officers showing Kowloon and Hong Kong, inset at top left shows the central downtown area of Hong Kong Island. Ferry routes and places of interest are indicated. Verso lists addresses for businesses and places of interest, as well as safety and traveling tips.
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$300.00