Category: Asia

Sort

Showing 581-600 of 635

Image for The Art of Strategy: A New Translation of Sun Tzu's Classic The Art of War

The Art of Strategy: A New Translation of Sun Tzu's Classic The Art of War

By: TZU SUN; WING, R/. L.

Price: $9.95

Publisher: New York, Dolphin Book; Doubleday: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 040865

ISBN: 0385237847

Condition: Near Fine


A new translation of Dun Tzu's Classic 'The Art of War' - the world's most widely read Manual of Skillful Negotiations and Lasting Influence. Text in Enlish and Chinese. 163pp. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Tight, squatre binding, no spine creases. Only defect - a mild lower corner/tip crease to the front wrapper. 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 621g unpacked. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculate... View more info

Rubber Tapper Ceylon

By: UDUMAN, M. B.

Price: $3.50

Publisher: Colombo, Ceylon, The Traveller's Mart:

Edition: No 124

Seller ID: 054012

Condition: VG+


Printed color postcard - resembles a photograph. Shows a young woman in native attire, standing b eside a rubber tree with a chisel. Unused and unmarked. Printed in Saxony therefore pre-1914. Bright and clean with sharp corners. Eligible for inexpensive Canada Post Lettermail rates to Canada, the USA and other Countries. View more info

Primitive Native Life of India; Hindu Women Grinding Grain at the Mills, Mt. Abu [Stereoview]

By: UNDERWOOD & UNDERWOOD

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York, Underwood & Underwood: 1902

Seller ID: 052029

Condition: Near Fine


Underwood & Underwood stereo viewcard - 3429. Sepia toned photographs. Very sharp and clear. Curved card. Title in six languages on reverse. Full description in English only. No wear present. Weight, 19g. View more info

Hiroshige: One Hundred Views of Edo Woodblock Prints

By: USPENSKY, Mikhail - Text

Price: $27.50

Publisher: London, Sirrocco: 2006

Edition: First Edition [?]

Seller ID: 32581

ISBN: 1904310168

Condition: Fine


A collection of full-color reproductions of Japanese woodblock prints by artist Ando Hiroshige [1797-1858], with explanatory text. One hundred views of Edo, which became Tokyo in 1868. 255pp, color illustrated. Bright, fresh, unmarked interior. Tight, square binding, no wear to boards. Nearly similar, unclipped dustjacket. Heavy, oversized book weighing 2.1kg. 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 the USA calcul... View more info

Soviet Union Today, Illustrated Monthly; December 1966

By: USSR EMBASSY OTTAWA

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Canada, USSR Embassy: 1966

Edition: No 12

Seller ID: 049807

Condition: Good Plus


Single Issue of a magazine published by the Soviet Embassy in Canada to highlight progress in the Soviet Union. This issue features the USSR at Expo 67 - the Exhibition to come the following year. Plus an article on Soviet Hockey. However, the main feature is a 4pp, insert, laid-in, in English and French, 'On the Events in China' i.e. the Chinese Cultural Revolution, Soviet viewpoint. 34pp, [4pp], photo illustrated. Clean interior except for a small, light water stain throughout, at the foot of the spine. Does not affect the insert. Clean wrappers showing some stress creasing around the bottom... View more info

Soviet Union Today, Illustrated Monthly; December 1967

By: USSR EMBASSY OTTAWA

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Canada, USSR Embassy: 1967

Edition: No 12 [154]

Seller ID: 055155

Condition: Very Good


Single Issue of a magazine published by the Soviet Embassy in Canada to highlight progress in the Soviet Union. This issue features the Urals; The First Frontier. Plus several other articles on Soviet topics. 33pp, photo illustrated. Clean interior, unmarked. Clean wrappers showing virtually no wear. Sound stapled binding.Weight, 162g. Inexpensive Lettermail rates may apply. View more info

The Japanese Working Man: What Choice? What Reward?

By: VAN HELVOORT, Ernest

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Vanmcouver, B.C., University of British Columbia Press: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1418

ISBN: 0774801093

Condition: VG+


The working man in Japan from post-WWII to the early 1990s. 158 pages ; 22 cm. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Tight, square binding, sound hinges. Slight wear to the extremities of the spine and the tips of the corners. 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 386g unpacked. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone as per the USPS. World rates are based on specific destination and weight. Onl... View more info

Image for The Ten Bamboo Studio: A Chinese Masterpiece

The Ten Bamboo Studio: A Chinese Masterpiece

By: VEDLICH, Joseph; Hu, Cheng-yen

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Crescent Books: 1979

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 26116

ISBN: 0517282860

Condition: Fine


Reproductions, with commebtaries, of plates from a tratise of Chinese painting first published in 1619. 122pp, profusely color illustrated. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Tight, square binding. No wear to cloth. Dustjacket has sun-fading to spine and pnly very slight edge wear. Weight, 900g. View more info

Some Best Daughters of Viet-Nam

By: VIET-NAM WOMEN'S UNION

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Viet-Nam Women's Union: 1953

Edition: Not Stated

Seller ID: 26471

Condition: Good to VG


Brief biographies of Vietnamese women and their part in the Socialist struggle. 39pp. CLean interior. Minor wear to bottom corner of last 2 leaves. Wrappers slightly soiled. Staples rusty. Weight, 40g. View more info

Snow Elegant: A Chinese Classical Play

By: WANG, Elizabeth Te-Chen

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Taipei, Mei Ya Publications: 1979

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 13349

Condition: Very Good


A Chinese Classical Play translated and adapted from the Opera 'Feng Huan Ch' Ao' by Chi Ju-Shan. 124pp, color illustration to front cover. Clean interior, unmarked, with a sound binding. Front, blank endpaper removed [?]. Slight soiling to wraps. Weight, 214g. View more info

Ancient Chinese Furniture Collection Appreciation [translation]

By: WANG, M. [?]

Price: $15.00

Publisher: China Light Industries: 2006

Edition: First Edition [presumed]

Seller ID: 29149

ISBN: 750195173X

Condition: Fine


Chinese langauge text - no English text. Titles etc, translated. 147pp, illustrated in color. An 'about as new' copy, unmarked. Weight, 350g. View more info

Image for India: A Concise History

India: A Concise History

By: WATSON, Francis

Price: $9.50

Publisher: London, Thames & Hudson: 1993

Edition: Second Printing of Trade PB Edition

Seller ID: 06990

ISBN: 0-500-27164-X

Condition: Near Fine


A brilliant condensation of India's immense history. 192pp, 182 illustrations, 4 maps. Near new copy, very tight spine, no creases, fresh interior. View more info

The Chinese exhibition : the exhibition of archaeological finds of the People's Republic of China held at the Royal Ontario Museum, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 8 August-16 November 1974 = L'exposition chinoise : l'exposition des de´couvertes Arche´ologiques

By: WATSON, William: ROYAL ONTARIO MUSEUM

Price: $9.50

Publisher: London, UK, Times Newspapers: 1974

Edition: Later Printing

Seller ID: 038894

ISBN: 0723001073

Condition: VG+


Text by William Watson ; traduction franc¸ aise de Gerard Bourlier. 159pp, profusely pohoto illustrated in color and in b&w, English and French text.. Clean and unmarked. Tight, square binding. Light crease to rear wrapper. Weight, 552g. View more info

From Farm and Kampong

By: WEE, Dr. Peter H. L.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Singapore, Graham Brash: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036073

ISBN: 9971491729

Condition: VG+


The author's autobiography of his youth in Singapore. 150pp, illustrated endpapers. Bright, clean interior. Gift inscription to inside of front cover. Tight, square binding. Weight, 188g. View more info

Twenty-fifth Anniversary Art Exhibition of Chinese Works of Artr, 26 March - 2 April, 1996

By: WEISBROD CHINESE ART LTD

Price: $16.00

Publisher: New York, Weisbrod Chinese Art Ltd: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 29663

Condition: VG+


Exhibition of Chinese Art, mainly Ceramic, over a wide period of Chinese history. 69 exhbits are shown in the Catalog, all illustrated with fine color photographs and full descriptions. 138pp, color photo illustrations. A clean, unmarked copy with a tight, square binding. Very minor wear to wrappers. 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 493g unpacked. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone... View more info

Map of Hindostan [India]: Circa 1865

By: WELLER, Edward - Sculpt.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Longmans:

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: 039583

Condition: VG+


Hand coloured, engraved map of Hindostan, or India. From an atlas published by Longmans and drawn by Edward Weller [d1884]. Undated, circa 1865-70. Size - 19.5 by 25.5 cm on a sheet 23 by 29.5 cm. Original fold at centre - shows no weakness. Clean and unmarked, no foxing. Scan available. View more info

Map of Turkey in Asia: Circa 1865

By: WELLER, Edward - Sculpt.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Longmans:

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: 039584

Condition: VG+


Hand coloured, engraved map of Turkey, in Asia, including Syria, Palestine, etc. From an atlas published by Longmans and drawn by Edward Weller [d1884]. Undated, circa 1865-70. Size - 19.5 by 25.5 cm on a sheet 23 by 29.5 cm. Original fold at centre - shows no weakness. Clean and unmarked, no foxing. Scan available. View more info

Life at the Grassroots

By: WENMING, Su - Editor

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Beijing, China, Beijing Review: 1981

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 29336

Condition: Near Fine


No. 2 in a series published in China by the 'Beijing Review', entitled China Today. English language text. Four chapters - City Dwellers, Life on the Commune, Inside a Shanghai Factory and Out on the Grassland. 87pp, photo illustrated, map. Bright, clean, unmarked copy. Appears unread and almost 'as new'. Weight, 130g. View more info

Modernization - the Chinese Way

By: WENMING, Su - Editor

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Beijing, China, Beijing Review: 1983

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 29337

Condition: Near Fine


No. 6 in a series published in China by the 'Beijing Review', entitled China Today. English language text. Five sections dealng with Modernization in China. 175pp, photo illustrated, map. Bright, clean, unmarked copy. Appears unread and almost 'as new'. Weight, 190g. View more info

Tibet: Today & Yesterday

By: WENMING, Su - Editor

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Beijing, China, Beijing Review: 1983

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 29338

Condition: Near Fine


No. 7 in a series published in China by the 'Beijing Review', entitled China Today. English language text. Four sections dealng with Tibet - from a Chinese perspective. 89pp, photo illustrated, map. Bright, clean, unmarked copy. Appears unread and almost 'as new'. Weight, 120g. View more info