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Outline of the Sungari Power Project, 1938

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Hsinking, Manchouko, Hydroelectric Power Construction Bureau: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 32197


Outline of a Hydro Electric Power Project built at Sungari in Manchuria in 1938. 3pp text, in English, one folding photo plate and two, large folding maps at back. Further information and scans available on request. Weight, 70g. View more info

Von Ceylon zum Himalaja, ein Reisebuch von Erwin Drinneberg

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Berlin, Wegweiser Verlag: 1926

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 32592


A volume in the Series - 'Jahresreihe fu¨r die Mitglieder des Volksverbandes der Bu¨cherfreunde, 8, 2. Bd'. Travel and Description of Sri Lanka, Burma and India. German language text. 360 pages, map, photo plates [41 photographs by the author], fixed silk page marker; 19 cm. OCLC Number: 1425420. Internally bright, pages white, clean and unmarked. Binding is tight and square. Spine and corners in tan leather, boards in decorative paper over boards. Very attractive book... View more info

Kagawa: Kaller Pa Norge

By: AAVIK, Asbjorn

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Oslo, Gry Forlag: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20953


An account of Norwegian Christian missionaries in Asia and a biography of Japanese Christian leader, Kagawa. Norwegian language text. 125pp. Book is bright and clean. Binding sound. Previous owner's name to ffep.Dustjacket has edge wear, tiny chips etc., otherwise reasonably bright and clean. Weight, 250g. View more info

Nybrott

By: AAVIK, Asbjorn

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Oslo, Gry Forlag: 1945

Edition: 3. Opplag

Seller ID: 21092


Norwegian language text. 136pp, photo illustrated. bright, clean interior. old signature to ffep. A little wear to cloth at extremities of spine. Dustjacket has missing pieces and considerable wear, otherwise clean. Weight, 270g. View more info

Image for Art AsiaPacific; Issue 20 - Focus on the United States

Art AsiaPacific; Issue 20 - Focus on the United States

By: ACRET, Susan - Editor

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Fine Arts Press: 1998

Edition: Issue 20

Seller ID: 047707


Single issue of a high-quality quarterly journal focused on Asian Art - this issue featuring Asian Art in the United States. 96pp, profusely illustrated in color and in b&w, advertising. Bright, fresh, unmarked copy, just about 'as new'. Weight, 452g. View more info

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Afghanistan: Brief History & Chronology of Events

By: AINI, Mohammad Yunus

Price: $15.00

Publisher: N/P, n/a:

Edition: Not Stated

Seller ID: 13296


History of Afhanistan. Very recent publication. Cover/titles in English but ALL text in Arabic language. Bright, clean copy. Weight, 406g. View more info

General View of Japanese Military Aircraft in the Pacific War

By: AIREVIEW, Staff of

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Tokyo, Published for "Aireview" [by] Kanto¯-sha: 1958

Edition: Third Edition of English Text

Seller ID: 23431


Japanese military aircraft in the Pacific War. This is Volume 1 - the text in English. Volume 2 is the same but text in Japanese. OCLC Number:4414948. 127pp, not illustrated, 8pp adverts, one folding plate at back, front endpaper map. Bright, clean and unmarked. No wear to the cloth. Weight, 291g. Lettermailable where permitted. View more info

Time: The Weekly Newsmagazine, April 22, 1966

By: ALEXANDER, Roy - Editor

Price: $8.50

Publisher: New York, Time Inc.: 1966

Edition: Volume 87, No. 16

Seller ID: 039723


Issue of Time with portrait of Vietnamese Buddhist monk and politician, Thich Tri Quang on the front cover, artwork by Boris Chaliapin. This is the Canadian Edition. Same editorial content as U. S. edition with added Canadian news. 84p. Clean bright wraps, sound stapled binding. Good solid copy with address label to front, lower left corner. Weight, 162g. View more info

Time: The Weekly Newsmagazine, February 22, 1962

By: ALEXANDER, Roy - Editor

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York, Time Inc.: 1962

Edition: Vol. LXXIX, No. 8

Seller ID: 053441


Cover features portrait of Japanese Industrialist, Konosuke Matsushita. Portrait by Nampu Hatayama. Canada edition - same content as USA edition but scarcer, plus Canadian news. Large issue, 84pp. Bright and clean copy -attractive portrait of Matsushita. Sound binding. Address label to bottom, outside corner. No creases. Minor wear to spine. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual co... View more info

Time: The Weekly Newsmagazine, June 26, 1964

By: ALEXANDER, Roy - Editor

Price: $8.50

Publisher: New York, Time Inc.: 1964

Edition: Volume 83, No. 26

Seller ID: 039724


Issue of Time with artist Artzybasheff's impression of General Kong Le of Laos, on the front cover. This is the Canadian Edition. Same editorial content as U. S. edition with added Canadian news. 68pp. Clean bright wraps, sound stapled binding. Good solid copy without an address label. Weight, 130g. View more info

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The Scalpel, the Sword : The Story of Doctor Norman Bethune

By: ALLAN, Ted; GORDON, Sydney

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Toronto, ON, Canada, Dundurn Press Ltd: 2009

Edition: Rerint of 1952

Seller ID: 25145


'The Scalpel, the Sword' celebrates the turbulent career of Dr. Norman Bethune (1890-1939), a brilliant surgeon, campaigner for socialized medicine, and communist. First published in 1952. Here reporinted in the 'Voyageur Classics' series. 368pp, a few photo illustrations. Bright, clean, freshg and unmarked copy - about 'as new'. Tight, square binding, no spine creases. Weight, 480g. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer ... View more info

The Scalpel, the Sword; The Story of Dr. Norman Bethune

By: ALLAN, Ted; GORDON, Sydney

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown and Company: 1952

Edition: First Edition, Second Impression

Seller ID: 1374


Biography of Dr. Norman Bethune, Canadian physician, medical innovator, and noted communist. Bethune came to international prominence first for his service as a frontline surgeon supporting the democratically elected Republican government during the Spanish Civil War. But it was his service with the Communist Eighth Route Army during the Second Sino-Japanese War that would earn him enduring acclaim. xiv, 336pp, photo frontis. Book is bright and clean, and except for a p... View more info

Art, Life and Nature in Japan

By: ANESAKI, Masaharu

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Boston, Marshall Jones Company: 1933

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10525


Volume based on a series of lectures delivered by the author at the Fogg Art Museum of Harvard University. Valuable for its insightful understanding of modern Japan. 178pp, illustrated. Bright copy internally with a little browning to endpapers only. Very sound binding and attractive boards. Dustjacket, in brodart, has only minor edge wear but with rubbing to back panel. Weight, 754g. View more info

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American Use of War Gases and World Public Opinion

By: ANON

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Hanoi, Foreign Languages Publishing House: 1966

Edition: Not Stated

Seller ID: 11524


Vietnamese, anti-American pamphlet on the subject of the American use of poison gases in war. 36pp, photo illustrated. Clean copy with a sound binding. Crease down center where pamphlet once folded. Weight, 37g. View more info

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The Big Art Revolution in China

By: ANON

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Beijing, Publisher Unknown: 1972

Edition: First [assumed]

Seller ID: 18013


Book of high quality illustrations of classic Chinese art and artifacts. Chinese language text only, including titles [roughly translated above]. 152pp, profusely illustrated with very high quality plates and b&w and in color [tipped-in]. Bright, clean interior, unmarked. Very sound binding. No wear to cloth boards with are in a protective plastic cover [original to publication?]. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive... View more info