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The Thai Cookbook; Authentic Recipes for Your Kitchen

By: DIBBAYAWAN, Pannipa; COX, Guy

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New Zealand, Angus & Robertson: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 041447

ISBN: 0207157006

Condition: As New


Over 100 easy to follow recipes for Thai food. 97pp, color photo illustrated. Bright, fresh, unmarked copy, about 'as new'. Weight, 285g. View more info

Appearances: Notes of Travel, East and West

By: DICKINSON, G. Lowes

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday: 1914

Edition: 1st U.S. Edition

Seller ID: 039472

Condition: Good VG, or Better


A book of fascinating travel memoirs by a sophisticated English traveller just before the First World War - India, China, Japan and America. Reprinted in part from the Manchester guardian and the English review. OCLC Number: 388118. 221pp. Very clean copy with firm binding. uNMARKED. wEIGHT, 308G. View more info

The Pageant of Japanese History

By: DILTS, Marion May

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Longmans, Green and Co.: 1949

Edition: Second Edition, Second Printing

Seller ID: 23578

Condition: Good VG, or Better


Introductory history of Japan. originally published in 1938. 418pp, photo illustrated, artwork by toyojiro Onishi. Bright, clean copy. previous owner's stamp to ffep. Tight, square binding. Coloful dustjacket has minor edge wear and slight fading. Weight, 640g. View more info

Monsoon Asia

By: DOBBY, E. H. G.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, University of London Press: 1962

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 13146

Condition: VG+


Volume 5 in 'A Systematic Regional Geography', a geographical analysis of the 'golden crescent', that vast Monsoon region of Asia. 380pp, illustrated, maps and diagrams. Bright, clean copy with a sound binding and a similar dustjacket. Small tape staining to endpapers. and a little, light foxing. Nice copy. View more info

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Contradictory Impulses: Canada and Japan in the Twentieth Century

By: DONAGHY, Greg: ROY, Patricia E. - Editors

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, Univ of British Columbia Press: 2008

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 037040

ISBN: 0774814438

Condition: As New


Foreign Relations between Canada and Japan in the last century. x, 271pp, illustrated, maps. 24 cm. Bright, fresh, unmarked copy, 'as new'. Weight, 552g. View more info

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Chinese Culture

By: DONG, Yu, et al

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Beijing, China, Foreign Language Press: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 042842

ISBN: 7119036157

Condition: As New


Social Life and Customs of China. "Presented by Bureau for External Cultural Relations, Ministry of Culture, P.R. China. Compiled by CAV Television Production Co., LTD."--P. [4] of cover. by Yu Dong, Zhong Fang and Lin Xiaoling. 107 p. : col. ill. ; 23 cm. Bright, fresh, unmarked copy, about às new`. Weight, 317g. View more info

Time: The Weekly Newsmagazine, August 13, 1965

By: DONOVAN, Hedley - Editor

Price: $7.95

Publisher: New York, Time Inc.: 1965

Edition: Volume 86, No. 7

Seller ID: 038649

Condition: VG+


Issue of Time with portrait of India's Prime Minister Shastri on the front cover, artwork by Robert Vickrey. Feature on 'India Without Nehru'. This is the Canadian Edition. Same editorial content as U. S. edition with added Canadian news. 68p. Clean bright wraps, sound stapled binding. Good solid copy with address label to front, lower left corner. Weight, 130g. View more info

Time: The Weekly Newsmagazine, June 26, 1964

By: DONOVAN, Hedley - Editor

Price: $7.95

Publisher: New York, Time Inc.: 1964

Edition: Volume 83, No. 26

Seller ID: 038650

Condition: VG+


Issue of Time with portrait of Laotian General Kong Le on the front cover, artwork by Artzbasheff. This is the Canadian Edition. Same editorial content as U. S. edition with added Canadian news. 72p. Clean bright wraps, sound stapled binding. Good solid copy with address label to front, lower left corner. Weight, 138g. View more info

Time: The Weekly Newsmagazine, July 31, 1964

By: DONOVAN, Hedley - Editor

Price: $7.95

Publisher: New York, Time Inc.: 1964

Edition: Volume 84, No. 5

Seller ID: 038651

Condition: VG+


Issue of Time with artist's impression of Harlem, New York, by artist Russell Hoban on the front cover. This is the Canadian Edition. Same editorial content as U. S. edition with added Canadian news. 64p. Clean bright wraps, sound stapled binding. Good solid copy with address label to front, lower left corner. Weight, 126g. View more info

Time: The Weekly Newsmagazine, June 19, 1964

By: DONOVAN, Hedley - Editor

Price: $7.95

Publisher: New York, Time Inc.: 1964

Edition: Volume 83, No. 25

Seller ID: 038652

Condition: VG+


Issue of Time with artist's impression of Senator Everett Dirksen, by artist Robert Vickfey on the front cover. This is the Canadian Edition. Same editorial content as U. S. edition with added Canadian news. 80p. Clean bright wraps, sound stapled binding. Good solid copy with address label to front, lower left corner. Weight, 160g. View more info

The Shanghai Postal System: The Stamps and Postal History (APS handbook series)

By: DOUGAN, Charles W.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: PA, USA, American Philatelic Society: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Author Signed Copy

Seller ID: 1686

ISBN: 0933580061

Condition: F Ine


The Stamps and Postal History of Shanghai, China. 214 p. : illustrated in b&w ; 26 cm. Signed by the author oin the title page; his business card laid-in. An 'as new' copy - bright, fresh and unmarked. Green cloth with silver-ink titles etc. is immaculate. Unpacked weight, 667g. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overcharging. Canadian GST included. Images always available. View more info

Our Cup of Tea

By: DOUGLAS, F. Mildred

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Montreal, Author Published: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 039650

Condition: As New


A Canadian woman travels to India and Ceylon etc by Sea. 1st, 8vo, 264pp, illustrated endpapers. Hardcover in blue cloth with transparent plastic DJ, as issued. As new copy, Fine/Fine. Weight, 446g. View more info

Last tiger out; the true story of Dan Maukar, ace pilot in the Indonesian Air Force

By: DOWARD, Jan S.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Mountain View, CA, Pacific Press Pub. Association: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 041494

Condition: Good VG


True story of Dan Maukar, ace pilot in the Indonesian Air Force. OCLC Number: 661716. 127 p. illus. 23 cm. Interior is bright and clean. Ink signature to the front endpaper, otherwise the book is unmarked. Tight, square binding with only very slight wear to the patterened boards. The Dustjacket is not attractive but is complete - with tape repairs, some rippling, chips etc. Weight, 460g. View more info

Amritsar, the Massacre That Ended the Raj

By: DRAPER, Alfred

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Don Mills, ON, General Pub Co: 1981

Edition: First Canadian Edition

Seller ID: 30550

ISBN: 0773600957

Condition: VG Plus


An account of the 1919 massacre at Amritsar, India, that was the beginning of the end for the British Raj. 301pp, photo illustrated. Bright, clean interiuor. Book store stamp and old price to ffep, felt pen mark to top edge, otherwise unmarked. Tight, square binding, no wear to cloth. Unclipped dustjacket show some edge wear and tiny edge tears, but is otherwise bright and clean. Weight, 530g. View more info

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Seeds of Destruction: Nationalist China in War and Revolution, 1937-1949

By: EASTMAN, Lloyd E.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A., Stanford Univ Press: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 32348

ISBN: 0804711917

Condition: Near Fine


The author illuminates the inner workings of the Nationalist Chinese regime from 1937-1949 and gives reasons for their failures. 311pp. Bright, clean, unmarked copy. Tight, square binding, no wear to cloth. Slight edge wear to an otherwise clean and glossy, unclipped dustjacket. Weight, 530g. Reduced 20%. View more info

Settlement and Social Change in Asia: Collected Papers, Volume One

By: EBERHARD, Wolfram

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Hong Kong, Hong Kong University Press: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14135

Condition: Near Fine


Collection of essays on settlement and social change in Asia. First volume of a projected six volume set. Published in 2000 copies only. 492pp, photo illustrated, maps. Bright, fresh copy. Previous owner's signature on ffep. Sound binding. Red cloth boards are bright and without wear. Dustjacket has some edge wear, tape repairs on inside edge. Weight, 840g. View more info

Economic Trends in Communist China

By: ECKSTEIN, Alexander with GALENSON, Walter and LIU, Ta-Chung - Editors

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Chicago, Aldine Publishing Company: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14486

Condition: Good VG


A Monograph of the Committee on the Economy of China of the Social Science Research Council. 757pp. Bright, clean, unmarked copy with a sound binding. Dustjacket is clean and bright with a little edge wear and wear at tips. Heavy book weighing 1.27kg. View more info

The Seventh World Conference; Tokyo, Japan, August 2-7, 1937

By: EDUCATION ASSOCIATIONS, World Federation of

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., W. F. E. A.: 1937

Edition: March 9, 1937

Seller ID: 053805

Condition: VG+


Brochure promoting travel to the 7th World Conference, in Japan, of the World Federation of Education Associations. Details on theConference and some of its Officers, but mainly promoting Tours of Asia in conjuncxtion with the conference. Travel arranged by Thos Cook & Sons, the Japan Tourist Bureau and American Mail Line [Shipping]. Unfolds to 24" by 18" - detailed Tour Itineries, inset map, Pic of the S. S. President Jefferson, photos of three Officials. Bright, clean and undamaged. Shipping via inexpensive Canada Post Lettermail, at our cost. View more info

The Jewel in the Lotus: A Historical Survey of the Sexual Culture of the East

By: EDWARDES, Allen

Price: $7.75

Publisher: New York, Julian Press: 1960

Edition: Fourth Printing

Seller ID: 12001

Condition: Very Good


Eastern sexual culture. Intro by Dr. Albert Ellis. 293pp, not illustrated. Internally bright with a sound binding. Unmarked. Boards clean and without wear. Spine faded a little. View more info

World War II and the Destinies of Asian and African Peoples

By: EFIMOV, Dmitri

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Moscow, Novosti Press: 1980

Edition: First Edition in English

Seller ID: 047313

Condition: Near Fine


Book describes the origins and the course of the Second World War, and the effect it had on the peoples of Asia and Africa. Interesting Soviet perspective. 129pp, illustrated. Bright, clean and unmarked, inside and outside, probably never read. Weight, 96g. View more info