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Lithospheric Dynamics Atlas of China.

By: N/A

Price: $240.00 USD

Publisher: Beijing, China Cartographic Publishing House: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4709


68 colour maps with commentaries. Names on title page. View more info

The Geological Atlas of China.

By: N/A

Price: $240.00 USD

Publisher: Beijing, Institute of Geology, Chinese Academy of Geological Sciences: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4710


149 pages. 32 colour maps. 5 general referencve maps: geopolitical, topographical, hydrological, seismic. 27 detailed geological maps of the provinces and autonomous regions. Each map is accompanied by informative text. Text in Chinese. View more info

Hydrogeological Atlas of China. Zhonghua Renmin Gongheguo Shuiwen Dizhi Tuji.

By: N/A

Price: $160.00 USD

Publisher: Science Press: 1979

Seller ID: 4725


Various scales. This atlas contains 68 double-page maps covering the geology and hydrogeology of China. Hardcover; 272 pages. In Chinese. View more info

China's Antarctic Scientific Exploration.

By: N/A

Price: $60.00 USD

Publisher: Beijing, China Ocean Press: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5368


119 pages, many colour photos. View more info

Naaukeurige Versameling der Gedenk-waardigste Zee en Land-reysen, na Oost en West-Indien, [.] Zedert het Jaar 1601 to 1605.

By: N/A

Price: $2,750.00 USD

Publisher: Leiden, Pieter Van Der Aa: 1707

Edition: First Dutch Edition

Seller ID: 5516


Naaukeurige Versameling der Gedenk-waardigste Zee en Land-reysen, na Oost en West-Indien, Mitsgaders andere Gewesten, ter eerster Ontdekking enn soo vervolgens van Verscheyde Volkeren, meerendels door Vorsten, op Maatschappyen Derwaarts gefonden, gedaan, Zedert het Jaar 1601 to 1605. Waar van eenige noyt gedrukt, andere nu eerst uyt haar Oorspronkelijke Taalen overgeset, en sommige merkelijk verbeterd zijn; Zijnde een waaragtige en bondage Beschrijving van veele vreemde ... View more info

Envoys from Korea. Japan-Korean Cultural Exchange for 200 Years in Pre-Modern Period.

By: N/A

Price: $30.00 USD

Publisher: Tokyo, Tokyo National Museum: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5642


Exhibition catalogue: 95 pages, 12 colour and 63 b/w illustrations. 23 pages of Japanese text, a two page chronology and 5 page bibliography. An English list of plates is provided. Library markings on front endpapers but no markings on binding. View more info

P'ang Tao [Pang tao] : (flat peaches) : Eight Fairies Festival (a festival held on the 3rd lunar month in honor of the Goddess Hsi Wang mu).

By: N/A

Price: $90.00 USD

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6102


Accordion fold. 1 folded leaf (20 p.) : 9 watercolour illustrations hand drawn on linen in silk frames, 21 cm. Accompanying text printed in Chinese and English. Wooden covers, with Chinese characters engraved on cover. Boards are detached from the content but can be re-attached. View more info

Momotaro. Japanese Fairy Tale Series, No. 1.

By: N/A

Price: $150.00 USD

Publisher: Tokyo, Kobunsha: 0

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 007240


[18 pages], most pages have a colour illustration. Colour printed paper wrappers, pale blue cloth ties stab-sewn. Ca 1880s. We also stock a few othertitles from this Fairy Tale Series. View more info

The Nagamazuku site excavation discovery of prehistoric tridacana shell adzes Miyako Island, Okinawa.

By: N/A

Price: $75.00 USD

Publisher: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008241


101 pages, b/w plats, maps, diagrams. Text is in Japanese with a 2 page precis in English. View more info

On the sites in Tokyo : archaeological perspective in the Tokyo metropolis.

By: N/A

Price: $48.00 USD

Publisher: Tokyo, Tokyo Metropolitan Board of Education: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008262


89 pages, maps, many colour illustrations. Text is in Japanese, summaries of chapters in English. View more info

Urashima. Japanese Fairy Tale Series, No. 8.

By: (translated by R.H. Chamberlain)

Price: $100.00 USD

Publisher: Tokyo, Kobunsha: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 007243


[25 pages], many have a colour illustration. Colour printed paper wrappers, pale blue cloth ties stab-sewn. Ca 1880s. We also stock a few othertitles from this Fairy Tale Series. View more info

The Aeromagnetic Anomaly Map of China and the Adjacent Sea Areas. 1 : 4 000 000

By: Aero Geophysical Survey, Ministry of Geology and Mineral Resources

Price: $150.00 USD

Publisher: Beijing, China Cartographic Publishing House: 1989

Seller ID: 4724


One very large folding sheet plus softcover book: "Technical description for the 1 : 400 000 The Aeromagnetic Anomaly Map of China and the Adjacent Sea Areas. In coloured paper envelope. View more info

Report of the Investigation of the Kamitakatsu Shell-Midden Site.

By: Akazawa, Takeru

Price: $40.00 USD

Publisher: Tokyo, The University Museum, The university of Tokyo: 1972

Seller ID: 007670


167 pages, plates, maps. Name on front endpaper. View more info

¿¿¿¿¿¿ / Antusheng tong hua xuan. Hans Anderson't Fairy Tales.

By: Andersen, Hans Christian / ¿¿¿¿. ¿¿¿.

Price: $200.00 USD

Publisher: Shanghai, Christian Literature Society: 1948

Edition: 3rd Edition

Seller ID: 007578


unpaginated, ca. 110 pages, b/w illustrations. Rare early Chinese edition of Hans Christian Anderson's fairy tales. View more info

The proceedings of a Symposium on Scientific Methods of Research in the Study of Ancient Chinese Bronzes and Southeast Asian Metal and Other . 1975, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne

By: Barnard, Noel (editor)

Price: $140.00 USD

Publisher: National Gallery of Victoria: 1976

Seller ID: 007716


467 pages, b/w illustrations. Name stamps on front of dust wrapper and half-title page, a few short tears in dust wrapper. View more info

The Ugly Japanese: Nippon's Economic Empire in Asia.

By: Bartu, Friedemann

Price: $14.00 USD

Publisher: Rutland, Tuttle: 1993

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 5685


287 pages View more info

Friends of the House: Furniture from China's Towns and Villages.

By: Berlinger, Nancy; Handler, Sarah

Price: $30.00 USD

Publisher: Salem, Massachusetts, U.S.A., Peabody Essex Museum: 1996

Seller ID: 5145


133 Pages, hundreds of colour and b/w illustrations. Ex-library copy, lacks title page, dust wrapper in plastic cover. View more info

South China in the Sixteenth Century: Being the Narratives of Galeote Pereira, Fr Gaspar da Cruz OP, Fr Martin de Rada OESA (1550-1575).

By: Boxer, C.R. (editor)

Price: $120.00 USD

Publisher: London: Hakluyt, 1953:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4231


xci, 388 pages, 12 illustrations, 8 sketch maps. slight foxing on endpapers and edges. View more info

Martyred Missionaries of the China Inland Mission with a record of the Perils & Sufferings of some who escaped.

By: Broomhall, Marshall (editor)

Price: $60.00 USD

Publisher: London, Morgan & Scott, China Inland Mission: 1901

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007526


xxvi, 328 pages, 2 folding coloured maps, many b/w photos (all present). The maps have tears and creases but are complete, covers and top and bottom of spine show some wear. View more info

A Seaman's Narrative of his Adventures During a Captivity Among Chinese Pirates, on the Coast of Cochin-China, and afterwards during a Journey on Foot across that Country, in the Years 1857-8.

By: Brown, Edward

Price: $750.00 USD

Publisher: London, Charles Westerton: 1861

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6633


xi, 292 pages. Lacks half-title page. Old library blid stamp on ttitle page (Candy Library), rebound, leather spine and corners, marbled boards. During the time of the Second Opium War between Britain and China (1856-60), sailor Edward Brown (about whom little is known) was discharged from a trading vessel in Hong Kong. He was then offered the opportunity to captain a Chinese-crewed ship bound for Wai-how on the west coast, though he was warned that it was a risky enterp... View more info