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Buddhism and Society

Buddhism and Society

by Spiro, Melford E

Wing Chun Gung Fu

Wing Chun Gung Fu

by Williams, Randy

ENQUIRIES INTO THE POLITICAL ORGANIZATION OF HARAPPAN SOCIETY

ENQUIRIES INTO THE POLITICAL ORGANIZATION OF HARAPPAN SOCIETY

by Ratnagar, Shereen

India: Ravish Publishers, 1991. First edition. Hardcover. Wide octavo; vg/good+; dj, black spine with white text; HB, black cloth spine with no text; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; 211 pp; plates, tables, charts, and maps; some folded; binding shaken; dj, minor chipping; else very good; Shelved in Room X. 1221816. FP New Rockville Stock.
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$26.25
Guide to Sakuntala [in Full Question & Answers for College Students]

Guide to Sakuntala [in Full Question & Answers for College Students]

by Prof. Dashpande & Kulkarni

Surat: The Popular Book Store, n.d.. Softcover. Booklet [4x6]; pp 109; Fair/paperback; dark beige spine without text; sun darkened beige covers; some chips to spine edges; text block shows age toning to exterior edges; blue circular stamp to title page; interior slightly age toned; Sanskrit and English texts; NOTE: Shelved in 15's ephemera box 3, in Netdesk office. 1319022. FP New Rockville Stock.
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$11.25
PLANTERS AND SPECULATORS: CHINESE AND EUROPEAN AGRICULTURAL ENTERPRISE IN MALAYA 1786-1921

PLANTERS AND SPECULATORS: CHINESE AND EUROPEAN AGRICULTURAL ENTERPRISE IN MALAYA 1786-1921

by Jackson, James C

Kuala Lumpur: University of Malaya Press, 1968. First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo, 312 pages; VG/VG; green spine with black lettering; dust jacket protected by a mylar cover; price uncut "M$30.00"; minimal shelf wear, pages clean; shelved in South Asia. 1339555. Shelved Dupont Bookstore.
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$40.00
MITCHELL'S NEW GENERAL ATLAS

MITCHELL'S NEW GENERAL ATLAS

by Mitchell, Samuel Augustus

Philadelphia: S. Augustus Mitchell, 1871. Hardcover. Folio, unpaginated; VG-; newly rebacked with brown cloth, majority of original front board cloth preserved, including gilt titling; spine with black label, gilt titling; water-damage to upper half of the volume, more pronounced on the first 5 pages, impacts mags, but does not affect coloring; With 67 hand-colored maps (plus insets) on 56 mapsheets (including 9 double-page), plus time table page, reference table, and appendices; shelved above case 2.... Read more
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$1,600.00
Land of Morning Calm An Exhibition of Contemporary Korean Metal and Fiber  Art

Land of Morning Calm An Exhibition of Contemporary Korean Metal and Fiber Art

by Eide, Joel S

Northern Arizona University. 1989. Wraps. Wraps (softcover). 1989. Northern Arizona University. FINE condition. ; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall .
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$30.00
The Four Hundred Million: a Short History of the Chinese

The Four Hundred Million: a Short History of the Chinese

by Nourse, Mary, A

IN: Bobbs Merrill, 1938. Clean and tight with light wear to binding. Lacks original dust jacket, but the binding is protected by clear, five-mil mylar; 399p., including citations, bibliography and an index.. Second Edition. Blue Cloth. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardcover.
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$9.70
Kokoro

Kokoro

by Soseki, Natsume; translated by Edwin McCellan

Henry Regnery, Chicago, 1957. 1st edition. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good. "The subject of 'Kokoro,' which can be translated as 'the heart of things' or as 'feeling,' is the delicate matter of the contrast between the meanings the various parties of a relationship attach to it. In the course of this exploration, Soseki brilliantly describes different levels of friendship, family relationships, and the devices by which men attempt to escape from their fundamental loneliness. The novel sustains throughout its... Read more
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$225.00
Kendo

Kendo

by Shuzo, Misuhashi

Fine with no dust jacket. 1972. Hardcover. 4469260126 . Hardcover. FINE condition in a Very Good Plus slipcase. 1972. Japanese language publication. 383 pages. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 383 pages .
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$150.00
Master of the Lotus Garden:  The Life of Bada Shanren 1626-1705

Master of the Lotus Garden: The Life of Bada Shanren 1626-1705

by Fangyu, Wang and Richard M. Barnhart: Judith G. Smith (editor)

Yale U, New Haven, CT, 1990. 1st edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. "Bada Shanren created one of the most compelling and distinctive bodies of graphic art in the history of Chinese culture. A prince of the Ming imperial family, he became a Buddhist monk after the Manchu invasion of China led to the collapse of the Ming dynasty. Thirty years later, he returned to secular life as a painter, poet, and calligrapher. More than 400 works are reproduced and 70 representative paintings and works of calligraphy... Read more
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$145.00
Sources of Chinese Tradition

Sources of Chinese Tradition

by De Bary, Wm Theodore, et al (editors)

Columbia University, NY, 1961. 1st edition. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. "Source readings - what the Chinese have thought about themselves, the universe they lived in, and the problems they faced. Intellectual and religious traditions." [Pub. info] 976 pages. 1ST EDITION, 3RD PRINTING.
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$175.00
A BRIEF HISTORY OF CHINESE ARCHITECTURE

A BRIEF HISTORY OF CHINESE ARCHITECTURE

by Mirams, D. G

Shanghai: Kelly and Walsh, Limited, 1940. First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo, 132 pages; VG; full binding of red cloth; spine with black lettering; mild shelf wear; contains numerous black and white photos; contains fold-outs; previous owner's name on front free end paper; pages clean; shelved World Architecture. 1335899. Shelved Dupont Bookstore.
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$80.00
Hi Mi Tsu Ki Chi

Hi Mi Tsu Ki Chi

by Nishimiya, Daisaku

Shogakukan. 2009. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 4096820377 . Hardcover. 2009. Shogakukan publisher. Book, Dust Jacket and Half band are all in FINE condition. Photographs of kids forts in Japan. ; 2009; 10.6 X 8.3 X 0.6 inches .
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$40.00
Journal of Vietnamese Studies, Volume 3, Number 1, Winter 2008

Journal of Vietnamese Studies, Volume 3, Number 1, Winter 2008

by Lam, Mariam Beevi and Peter Zinoman

Berkeley: Center for Southeat Asian Studies. Very Good+; Academic Journal; clean pages; tight binding.. 2008. First Edition; 1st Printing. Paperback. See image or contact seller for contents; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 255 pages .
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$23.95
A Special Exhibition of Summer Landscape Paintings

A Special Exhibition of Summer Landscape Paintings

Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1991. Hardcover. 8575620690 . Hardcover. Book and Dust Jacket are in FINE condition. 116 pages. Chinese language edition. 1991. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 116 pages .
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$125.00
WORLDS OF TRANSFORMATION: TIBETAN ART OF WISDOM AND COMPASSION

WORLDS OF TRANSFORMATION: TIBETAN ART OF WISDOM AND COMPASSION

by Rhie, Marylin M.; Thurman, Robert A. F

New York: Tibet House, 1999. First Edition. Hardcover. Quarto, 512 pages; VG/VG; illustrated blue, red, and yellow spine with white lettering; dust jacket protected by a mylar cover; minimal shelf wear, pages clean; shelved in case 11. 1340799. Shelved Dupont Bookstore.
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$80.00
Collection Works of Beijing International Ink and Wash Painting Exhibition  88

Collection Works of Beijing International Ink and Wash Painting Exhibition 88

by Li Keran

Hua Yi Publishing House. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1988. Wraps. 7800391175 . Wraps (softcover). 1988. Some waves on covers due to the nature of binding, else Very Good condition. 170 pages. Hua Yi Publishing House. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 170 pages .
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$195.00
Folk Culture and Oral Tradition (A Comparative Study of Regions in Rajasthan and Eastern U.P)

Folk Culture and Oral Tradition (A Comparative Study of Regions in Rajasthan and Eastern U.P)

by Srivastava, Sahab L

New Delhi: Abhinav Publications, 1974. Hardcover. Octavo; pp 404; G/Fair; dark beige spine with blue and red text; dust jacket has severe chips to edges, separations along spine; some age toning to spine; moderate wear to exterior; former owner's name label to front flap; cloth has slightly sunned spine; minor spots to exterior; strong boards; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges; previous owner's label and name to ffep; frontispiece; interior unmarked. 1313663. FP New Rockville Stock.
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$15.00
Bronze Vessels from Yin Xu (With an English Abstract)  The Institute of  Archaeology, CASS

Bronze Vessels from Yin Xu (With an English Abstract) The Institute of Archaeology, CASS

by Cultural Relics Publishing House

Very Good in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1985. Hardcover. Hardcover. 1985. Cultural Relics Publishing House. Book has small blemish front cover, else Very Good condition. Dust Jacket is Very Good Plus. 483 pages. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 483 pages .
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$140.00
Tibetan Thangka Painting  Methods and Materials

Tibetan Thangka Painting Methods and Materials

by Jackson, David Paul & Janice A. Jackson

Snow Lion Publications. Very Good+. 1988. Second Revised Edition. Wraps. 1559390379 . Wraps (softcover). 1988. 2nd Revised Edition. Front corners bumped, else Very Good Plus condition. 202 pages. Snow Lion Publications. ; 11.60 X 8.20 X 0.60 inches; 202 pages .
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$40.00
Political History of Kashmir (B.C. 300- A.D. 1200)

Political History of Kashmir (B.C. 300- A.D. 1200)

by Saxena, K. S.; Singh, Dr. Karan (foreword by)

Aminabad: The Upper India Publishing House Pvt. Ltd., 1974. Inked and penciled underlining and marginalia, otherwise clean and tight. Lightly shelf worn. 364pp., including bibliography and index.. Cloth. Very Good. Illus. by Maps & Plates. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardcover.
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$36.86
Pointed Spade Coins of the Chou Dynasty

Pointed Spade Coins of the Chou Dynasty

by Coole, Arthur Bradden

Quarterman Publications. Very Good+. 1975. Hardcover. 0880000120 . Hardcover. Book is in Very Good Plus condition. 1975. Quarterman Publications. 450 pages. ; Encyclopedia of Chinese Coins Volume 4; 450 pages .
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$75.00
Japanese Cuisine

Japanese Cuisine

by Shiu-Lee, Chen

Monterey Park, CA: Wei--Cuan Publishing, 2001. Published in Japanese and English; Textblock very clean and tight. Covers lightly edge and corner rubbed; covers in lightly edge-worn mylar; 103p.. 13th Printing. Very Good+. Illus. by K. Lin. 8vo - Over 7 3/4" - 9 3/4 " Tall. Paperback.
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$9.70
Cultural Atlas of India: India, Pakistan, Nepal, Bhutan, Bangladesh & Sri Lanka

Cultural Atlas of India: India, Pakistan, Nepal, Bhutan, Bangladesh & Sri Lanka

by Johnson, Gordon

Facts on File, NY, 1996. 1st edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. "A survey of the countries of the Indian subcontinent covers geography, demographics, agriculture, history, politics, culture, religion, arts, literature, and science." [Pub. Info] Gordon Johnson, a British historian of Colonial India, provides an overview of India, its history and modern day. Compelling illustrations of attractions and architectural marvels. Larger format. [Please check for shipping cost on multi-volume sets and larger format... Read more
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$125.00
THREE YEARS ON THE EASTERN QUESTION

THREE YEARS ON THE EASTERN QUESTION

by MacColl, Rev. Malcolm

London: Chatto & Windus, 1878. Second Edition. Hardcover. Octavo in stamped red cloth, VG- condition. 2nd Edition, title in gilt on chipped, worn spine, title partly missing. Boards show shelf wear, chipping scuffing, gutter cracked. Age toning to text block, text clean.Half title page uncut, previous owners' names inked on 2nd fep, 2nd previous owner's name on 1st page. Publisher's catalog on back pages, with some uncut pages. Binder's label on back paste down. 3602 pages. 1201600. Shelved Rockville... Read more
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$60.00
Journal of Vietnamese Studies, Volume 2, Number 2, Summer 2007

Journal of Vietnamese Studies, Volume 2, Number 2, Summer 2007

by Lam, Mariam Beevi and Peter Zinoman

Berkeley: Center for Southeat Asian Studies. Very Good+; Academic Journal; clean pages; tight binding.. 2007. First Edition; 1st Printing. Paperback. See image or contact seller for contents; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 313 pages .
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$23.95