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China's Son: Growing Up in the Cultural Revolution

By: CHEN, Da

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Delacorte Press: 2001

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 043681

ISBN: 0385729294

Condition: As New


The author, Da Chen, recounts the experiences he had while growing up in China during the Cultural Revolution [1966-1976]. 213 p. ; 22 cm. Bright, clean and unmarked, still fesh. Similar, unclipped dustjacket. See scan. Weight, 370g. View more info

The Sinkiang Story

By: CHEN, Jack

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Macmillan: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036541

ISBN: 0025246402

Condition: Near Fine


'Secrets of the fabled crossroads of Eurasian civilization are unlocked at last'. History of the westernmost province of China - Sinkiang. 1st edition, 8vo, 386pp, photo illustrated, endpaper maps. Hardcover in blue cloth with price-clipped dustjacket. Light edge-wear to DJ. Weight, 894g. View more info

Bottles of Delight: The Thal Collection of Chinese Snuff Bottles

By: CHEN, Jennifer

Price: $15.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Seattle Art Museum: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 051045

ISBN: 0932216498

Condition: As New


Attractive book showing the Thal Collection of Chinese Snuff Bottle presented to the Seattle Art Museum in 1996. Text by Jennifer Chen ; with an introduction by Robert Hall. 102 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 28 cm. A 'mint', unused and unmarked copy - very clean and fresh. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overcharging. This item weighs 521g. Canadian domestic pos... View more info

Disaster in Bangladesh

By: CHEN, Lincoln C. - Editor

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Presentation Copy from the Author

Seller ID: 20900

Condition: Very Good


Health crises in a developing nation. A collection of 17 essays by various contributors. 290pp, photo illustrated. Bright, clean copy with a sound binding. Minor top-edge wear tored cloth. Dustjacket has edge wear & very minor soiling. Weight, 480g. View more info

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Dalai Lama: Man, Monk, Mystic

By: CHHAYA, Mayank

Price: $9.95

Publisher: New York, Doubleday: 2007

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 2025

ISBN: 0385519451

Condition: About 'As New'


Authorized biography of the Dalai Lama XIV - Bstan-'dzin-rgya-mtsho. ix, 342pp, Illustrated; 22 cm. Includes bibliographical references. An 'about as new' copy - bright, fresh and unmarked in a similar, unclipped dustjacket. Unpacked weight, 525g. We ship Worldwide, at cost, using both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges, at cost, without overcharging. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to th... View more info

Changing Destiny: Liao-Fan's Four Lessons

By: CHIN KUNG, Venerable Master

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Taiwan, Hwa-Dzan Amitabha Society: 1999

Edition: Not Stated

Seller ID: 23739

Condition: Near Fine


An issue of 5,000 copies. 496pp. Bright, clean, unmarked copy, about 'as new'. Weight, 540g. View more info

China Pictorial; 1967, 1

By: CHINA PICTORIAL

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Peking [Beijing], PRC, China Pictorial - China Publications Centre: 1967

Edition: First Issue of 1967

Seller ID: 053122

Condition: VG+


First Issue of 1967 of a magazine from the People's Republic of China in 1967. English language text. This issue features a spectaculat frony color-cover of Chairman Mao. The issue is full of features on Chairman Mao and his policies nd has some wonderful photo illustrations. 56pp, b&w interior, color wrappers. Bright, clean and unmarked, very neatrly fine. Weight, 210g. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charg... View more info

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Chinese script : from oracle bones to computer Bytes

By: CHINA; Ministry of Culture Liaison Bureau

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Beijing, Ministry of Culture of the People's Republic of China.: 2004

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: 044469

Condition: About Fine


Beautifully illustrated survey of the history of Chinese writing from the earliest days. OCLC Number: 156767962. 82pp, profusely illustrated. Text in English. Publication details in Chinese only. Bright, clean, unmarked copy. Tight binding, no spine wear or creases. Weight, 282g. View more info

Ancestors: 900 Years in the Life of a Chinese Family

By: CHING, Frank

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New York, William Morrow and Co.: 1988

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 18281

ISBN: 0688044611

Condition: Fine


The author traces back his ancestors thirty-four generations, over 900 years, from Ancient China to modern day America. 528pp, photo illustrated, endpaper maps. Bright, clean, unmarked copy with a sound binding. Weight, 950g. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. View more info

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Story of the Stone

By: CHING, Linda

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Honolulu, Linda Ching: 1997

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 037663

ISBN: 0961-9891-57

Condition: As New


From 'Dream of Red Chambers' by Cao Xueqin, illustrated and interpreted by Linda Chang. 'From an ancient Chinese Tale, the author summons the senses with her camera'. 136pp, illustrated with superb color photographs. Bright, clean, unmarked copy. Book is Fine, dustjacket is nearly so. Weight, 870g. View more info

The Builders

By: CHING, Liu

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Peking, Foreign Languages Press: 1964

Edition: First Edition in English

Seller ID: 13505

Condition: VG+


Commusist Chinese novel of the period after the Land Reform of the 1950's. 573pp, illustrated by Ah Lao, fixed silk page marker.Bright, clean copy with a sound binding. Almost Fine. Very attractive dustjacket with minor edge wear, a small missing piece at foot of spine and minor soiling to back panel. View more info

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The art of man-making : talks on the Bhagavad Geeta

By: CHINMAYANANDA, Swami

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Calcutta, Central Chinmaya Mission Trust: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 045721

Condition: About Fine


First edition of a series of 114 short talks on the Bhagawad Geeta. iv, 538 p., [1] leaf of plates : port. ; 22 cm. Bibliographical references in Sanskrit. OCLC Number: 77991437. Book is very bright and clean and is unmarked. The binding is tight and square and there are no creases to the spine. The colorful dustjacket is also bright and clean, but, is missing a piece measuring 4" by 1" at the foot of the front panel. Weight, 543g. View more info

For Alternative 21st Century Geographies, Vol. 2: 2nd International Critical Geography Conference

By: CHOI, Byung-Doo - Preface

Price: $35.00

Publisher: South Korea, Korean Association of Spatial Environment Research: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 24045

Condition: VG+


Second volume of the proceedings of the 2nd International Critical Geography Conference held at Taegu University in South Korea in August of 2000. 394pp, illustrated. Bright, clean and unmarked with a tight, square binding. No creasing to spine.Weight, 850g. View more info

Kung Fu: History, Philosophy and Technique

By: CHOW, Richard; SPANGLER, Richard

Price: $12.00

Publisher: UK, David & Charles: 1978

Edition: First UK Edition

Seller ID: 1607

ISBN: 071537625X

Condition: VG+


Originally published: Garden City, N.Y. : Doubleday, 1978. xii, 228 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm. Book isclean internally. Gift inscription to the ffep, otherwise unmarked. Tight, square bindin g, no wearto the black cloth. The unclipped dustjacket is unmarked but with some ripplling here and there. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. This item weighs 82... View more info

Daughters and Sons

By: CHUEH, Kung and CHING, Yuan

Price: $18.50

Publisher: New York, Liberty Press: 1952

Edition: First Edition in English

Seller ID: 07293

Condition: Near Fine


First appearance in English of this great Chinese novel of the anti-Japanese conflict. Translated by Sha Po-Li. 300pp. Very clean copy with firm binding and virtually no wear to book. Dustjacket is very bright and clean with only very minor edge wear. View more info

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Wing Chun Martial Arts: Principles & Techniques

By: CHUN, Yip; CONNOR, Danny

Price: $12.00

Publisher: York Beach, Maine, U.S.A., Weiser: 1993

Edition: Revised Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 046614

ISBN: 0877287961

Condition: About Fine


Important contribution to the understanding of the philosophy of the martial arts. Rev. ed. of: Wing chun. 1992. 128 p. : ill. ; 25 cm. Bright, clean, unmarked interior excepting a tiny name in ink to the front endpapers. Tight, square binding, no spine creases. Weight, 322g. View more info

China Reconstructs: September 1967

By: CHUNG-HWA, Ching - Editor

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Peking, China Welfare Institute: 1967

Edition: Vol. XVI, No. 9

Seller ID: 049880

Condition: Near Fine


Single issue in English language with a wonderful photo cover of a scene from a revolutionary Peking Opera. Frontis photo of with two quotatuioin opposite. Many articles for those interested in the period of the Cultural Revolution. Several features on Shachiapang Revolutionary Symphony. 44pp, profusely photo illustrated. Bright, clean, unmarked copy. Good production values. Scan available. Weight, 180g. View more info

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Fly to Taipei: Civil Air Transport

By: CIVIL AIR TRANSPORT [Taipei]

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Taipei, Taiwan, Civil Air Transport:

Seller ID: 051920

Condition: Near Fine


Travel literature published by a Taiwanese aviation company, Civil Air Transport. Undated, circa 1950s. English Language. Folded size - 9cm by 14cm. Opens to 44.5cm by 28cm, printed in color on both sides. Tourist information, no aviation detail. Bright, clean and unmarked with sound folds. Weight 16g. Inexpensive lettermail postal rates apply. View more info

My Friends, the Chinese: A Missionary in Old China

By: Clark, Edith McGill

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Vantage Press: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 23096

ISBN: 0533013283

Condition: Fine


A retired missionary's account of living in China in the early 20th century. 121pp, photo illustrated. Bright, clean copy with a sound binding. Nearly similar, unclipped, dustjacket. Weight, 300g. View more info

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The Japanese Art of War: Understanding the Culture of Strategy (Shambhala Classics)

By: CLEARY, THOMAS

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Boston and London, Shambhala Publications: 2005

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 053091

ISBN: 1590302451

Condition: As New


Military rule and the martial tradition of the samurai dominated Japanese culture for more than eight hundred years. According to Thomas Cleary--translator of more than thirty-five classics of Asian philosophy--the Japanese people have been so steeped in the way of the warrior that some of the manners and mentality of this outlook remain embedded in their individual and collective consciousness. 131 pages ; 23 cm, An 'as new' copy - bright, fresh and unmarked. We ship W... View more info