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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

ISBN: 7503105402

Condition: Fine


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

Condition: Fine


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

Condition: Fine


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

Condition: Good


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

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

Condition: Good


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

Condition: Good


[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 tridacna shell adzes Miyako Island, Okinawa.

By: N/A

Price: $75.00 USD

Publisher: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008241

Condition: Very Good


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

Condition: Very Good


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

Condition: Good


[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

ISBN: 7503104333

Condition: Very Good


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

Condition: Very Good


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

Condition: Good


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

ISBN: 0959658807

Condition: Very Good


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

ISBN: 4805305401

Condition: Very Good


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

ISBN: 0883891093

Condition: Good


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

Condition: Very Good


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

Condition: Good


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

Condition: Good


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

Geological Map of China (1: 5,000,000)

By: Commission for Geological Map of China(1: 5, 000,000); Ministry of Geology and Mineral Resources

Price: $100.00 USD

Publisher: Beijing, Geological Publishing House: 1990

Seller ID: 4721

ISBN: 7116008101

Condition: Very Good


Two large folding coloured maps in envelope plus softcover book "Explanatory Notes" 82 pages. Map and book are contained in a plastic envelope. View more info

History of the Two Tartar Conquerors of China. Including the two journeys into Tartary of Father Ferdinand Verbiest, in the suite of the Emperor Kang-Hi; Father Pereira's Journey Into Tartary in the Suite of the Same Emperor from Dutch By Nicolaas Witsen.

By: D'Orleans, Pere Pierre Joseph; Nicolaas Witsen; R.H. Major; The Earl of Ellesmere (editor)

Price: $240.00 USD

Publisher: London, Hakluyt: 1854

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1731

Condition: Good


Blue Cloth. Good. 4,(6), xv, (2), vi, 153 pages. Ex-library copy, bookplate from front pastedown removed, old library stamps on title page rubbed out, slight wear top and bottom of spine. View more info

Lineage Organization in Southeastern China.

By: Freedman, Maurice

Price: $16.00 USD

Publisher: London, Athlone Press: 1965

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 007774

Condition: Very Good


vii, 151 pages, one map. View more info

A Chinese Biographical Dictionary.

By: Giles, Herbert A.

Price: $70.00 USD

Publisher: Taipei, Taiwan, Literature House: 1964

Seller ID: 6751

Condition: Very Good


xii, 1022 pages. Facsimile eprint of the 1898 edition. View more info

The Overseas Chinese in New Zealand.

By: Greif, Stuart

Price: $18.00 USD

Publisher: Singapore, Asia Pacific Books: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007250

Condition: Good


xv, 192 pages. Ex-library copy. View more info

My Nestorian Adventure in China: A Popular Account of the Holm-Nestorian Expedition to Sian-Fu and Its Results.

By: Holm, Frits

Price: $120.00 USD

Publisher: London, Hutchinson: 1924

Edition: First UK Edition

Seller ID: 008206

Condition: Good


335 pages, frontispiece plus 33 sepia tone photographs. Ex-library copy, spine and corners rebacked, new endpapers which now cover the endpaper map. View more info

The Chinese Empire: Forming a Sequel to Recollections of a Journey Through Tartary and Thibet.

By: Huc, M.

Price: $75.00 USD

Publisher: London, Longman, Brown, Green, Longmans, and Roberts: 1859

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: 6762

Condition: Nearly Very Good


xxviii, frontispiece, illustrated title page. Later green cloth binding with title printed in gilt on black leather label on the spine, old name and date on front endpaper. View more info

Seismotectonic Map of Asia and Europe. 1 : 8000000.

By: Institute of Geology, State Seismological Institute

Price: $100.00 USD

Publisher: Beijing, Institute of Geology, State Seismological Institute: 1981

Seller ID: 4722

Condition: Very Good


4 large folding sheets plus softcover booklet "The Instruction for Seismotectonic Map of Asia and Europe" 90 pages. All in an envelope. View more info

Chinesische Drogen. (4 Teile in Einem Band)

By: Ishidoya, Tsutomu

Price: $440.00 USD

Publisher: Keijo, Japan, Verlag Des Pharmakologischen Instituts Der Kaserlichen Universitat Keijo: 1933

Seller ID: 4865

Condition: Very Good


4 Teile in einem Band mit jeweils separatem Titelblatt und separater Seitennummerierung. I. Teil: Kräuter- Blatt-, Blüten-, Samen- und Fruchtdrogen. vi, 138, [7]; II. Teil: Rhizom-, Wurzel-, Knospen-, Stengel-, Zweig-, Rinden-, und Holzdrogen. 147, [6]; III. teil. Farnkraut-, Schachtelhalm-, Algen-, Pilz-, Flechten-, und Seegrasdrogen. Nachträge zu Tl. I. und Tl. II.; ii, 122, v; IV. Teil. Gallendrogen. Nachträge zu Teil I, II und III. 65, iv. Many b/w illustrations.... View more info

Shu Ching: Book of History

By: James Legge; Clae Waltham

Price: $45.00 USD

Publisher: London, Allen & Unwin: 1972

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 009262

ISBN: 0049510207

Condition: Very Good


277 pages. A modernized edition of the translations by James Legge. View more info

The Princes Fire-Flash & Fire-Fade. Japanese Fairy Tale Series, No. 2.

By: James, Mrs. T.H.

Price: $100.00 USD

Publisher: Tokyo, Kobunsha: 0

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007244

Condition: Good


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

The Hare of Inaba. Japanese Fairy Tale Series, No. 11.

By: James, Mrs. T.H.

Price: $40.00 USD

Publisher: Tokyo, Kobunsha: 0

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007246

Condition: Fair


[14 pages present], many pages have a colour illustration. Colour printed paper wrappers, pale blue cloth ties stab-sewn.Ties have come undone but are present, lacking the last few pages, only front cover and 14 pages are present. We also stock a few othertitles from this Fairy Tale Series. View more info