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A SHORT INTRODUCTION TO THE HISTORY AND POLITICS OF SOUTHEAST ASIA

By: Allen, Richard

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 1970

Edition: (1st Edition)

Seller ID: H11841


xi, 306p. Jacket edges scraped. Includes bibliography. Jacket design by Ronald Clyne. B&w map. (8-1/2"x5-3/4") View more info

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KOLOKASI DAN UNGKAPAN BAHASA MINANG (MINANG-KABAU COLLOCATIONS AND EXPRESSIONS)

By: Anwar, Khaidir

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Padang, Indonesia, Yayasan Pengkajian Kebudayaan Minangkabau: 1988

Seller ID: P6592


152p. Former owner's name on inside front cover, cover lightly rubbed. Phrases and expressions used by the Minangkabau people of Indonesia translated into English. (8"x5-7/8") View more info

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NARA (HOIKUSHA'S COLOR BOOK, NO. 7)

By: Aoyama, Shigeru; Translated by Money L. Hickman

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Osaka, Japan, Hoikusha Publishing Co.: 1973

Edition: 7th Edition

Seller ID: P6488


[136p.], 2 leaves of Hoikusha Color Book titles. Former owner's name on front endpaper. B&w and color photographs. (5-7/8"x4-1/8") View more info

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THE RAMAKIEN MURALS

By: Bunnag, Chiew; Acknowledgment by

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Bangkok, Van Chalerm Kanchanamongkoi, World Press Co.: 1967

Seller ID: P6281


[iii], [53p.] The first leaf is a ticket from which the top fore edge corner has been removed, rubbed wrap has small tears to edges. "This booklet is a guide for tourists who would like to know more about the story of the Ramakien. It will give you a background for the mural painting on the wall around the Temple of the Emerald Buddha." Oblong. Booklet. B&w illustrations. (5"x7-3/8") View more info

BUSHWHACKING AND OTHER ASIATIC TALES AND MEMORIES

By: Clifford, Hugh

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1929

Edition: First Edition, Stated

Seller ID: H11519


x, 331p. Cover corners lightly worn and spine sunned. Sir Clifford's recollections of the people and customs of the Malay Peninsula during the last years of the 19th century where he served as a British colonial administrator. B&w illustrations and 11 b&w plates and frontispiece. (8-1/4"x5-3/8") View more info

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KOWTOW

By: Der Ling, Princess

Price: $195.00

Publisher: New York, Dodd, Mead & Co.: 1929

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: H11028


[xiv], 322p. 4th printing (1932) Signed by author on half title page. Cover corners lightly worn and spine sunned. Author, lady-in-waiting to Empress Dowager Cixi of China during the Manchu dynasty, recounts her childhood. 5 green & black plates and frontispiece. (8-7/8"x5-7/8") View more info

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SON OF HEAVEN

By: Der Ling, Princess

Price: $195.00

Publisher: New York, D. Appleton-Century Co.: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: H11027


[xii], 248p. Signed by author on front endpaper. Endpapers toned, cover sunned on front and spine. Author, lady-in-waiting to Empress Dowager Cixi of China during the Manchu dynasty, relates a fictional account of the life of Guangxu, Emperor of China. 7 b&w photo plates and frontispiece. (8-3/4"x5-7/8") View more info

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THE PAGEANT OF JAPANESE HISTORY

By: Dilts, Marion May

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Longmans, Green & Co.: 1947

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: H12008


[xviii], 418p. 2nd printing. Signed by author on title page. Cover edges and spine sunned with cloth unraveling on top and bottom of spine. Includes bibliography and glossary. Foldout sheet,"Eastern Successive Contrast List" that lists corresponding Korean, Japanese, and Chinese dates and eras with characters and Arabic numerals, from the S. Murakami Oriental Fine Art Curios Shop in Tokyo tipped in on front pastedown. B&w illustrations and plates. (8-1/4"x5-3... View more info

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SOLOMON IN KIMONO: TALES OF OOKA A WISE JUDGE OF OLD YEDO

By: Edmonds, I.G.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Japan, Pacific Stars & Stripes: 1956

Edition: (First Edition)

Seller ID: H11653


95p. Cover has light edge wear with top corners bumped, rubbed jacket is soiled has large chips and tears to edges. Includes glossary. Cover spine cloth with boards covered in handmade paper. B&w illustrations with color wash. (12"x8-1/2") View more info

THE AFGHANISTAN STUDIES JOURNAL, VOL. 4, 1993

By: Farr, Grant M.; Editor

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Omaha, Nebraska, Center for Afghanistan Studies, University of Nebraska at Omaha: 1993

Seller ID: MG1380


124p. Cover edges lightly worn. Includes articles on: health care in Afghanistan and of Afghans, orthopaedics in Afghanistan, childhood diarrhea beliefs among Afghan refugee mothers in Pakistan, health among San Francisco area Afghans, hypertension in Afghan immigrants in the United States, and Kabul 1978. 6 leaves of b&w photo plates Kabal: Fifteen (15) years later. (8-1/2"x5-1/2") View more info

THE AFGHANISTAN STUDIES JOURNAL, VOL. 1, ISSUE 2

By: Farr, Grant M.; Editor

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Omaha, Nebraska, Center for Afghanistan Studies, University of Nebraska at Omaha: [1990]

Seller ID: MG1377


138p. Cover creased and edges worn, subscription label on back cover,bottom corner of text block bumped and creased. Includes articles on: Louis Dupree, female Afghan refugees, health care training and primary education in Afghanistan, fiction of Peregrine Hodson and Doris Lessing, educational support of the University of Nebraska at Omaha. 4 leaves of b&w plates. (8-1/2"x5-1/2") View more info

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NONALIGNMENT AND THE AFRO-ASIAN STATES

By: Jansen, G.H.

Price: $29.00

Publisher: New York, Frederick A. Praeger: 1966

Seller ID: H11947


432p. A few pages torn, price sticker on jacket front with stain on back and tears and chips to edges. (8-3/4"x5-3/4") View more info

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JAPAN (HOIKUSHA'S COLOR BOOK, NO. 17)

By: Kenny, Don; Translated by

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Osaka, Japan, Hoikusha Publishing Co.: 1976

Edition: 12th Edition

Seller ID: P6490


128p. 2 leaves of Hoikusha Color Book titles. Former owner's name on front endpaper. B&w and color photographs. (5-7/8"x4-1/8") View more info

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JAPAN BEGINS AGAIN

By: Kerr, William C.

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Friendship Press: 1949

Seller ID: P5908


[xii], 180p. Top back cover corner torn off, spine sunned. Includes bibliography. (7-1/4"x4-3/4") View more info

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HOKUSAI (HOIKUSHA'S COLOR BOOK, NO. 20)

By: Kikuchi, Sadao; Translated by Don Kenny

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Osaka, Japan, Hoikusha Publishing Co.: 1975

Edition: 4th Edition

Seller ID: P6487


128p., 2 leaves of Hoikusha Color Book titles. Former owner's name on front endpaper, front cover creased. B&w and color illustrations. (5-7/8"x4-1/8") View more info

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UTAMARO (HOIKUSHA'S COLOR BOOK, NO. 30)

By: Kikuchi, Sadao; Translated by Myra Fraser & Masaaki Tanaka

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Osaka, Japan, Hoikusha Publishing Co.: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: P6497


[124p.], 2 leaves of Hoikusha Color Book titles. Former owner's name on front endpaper. B&w and color illustrations. (5-7/8"x4-1/8") View more info

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LADY NIJO'S OWN STORY: TOWAZU-GATARI, THE CANDID DIARY OF A 13TH-CENTURY JAPANESE IMPERIAL CONCUBINE

By: Lady Nijo; Translated by Wilfrid Whitehouse & Eizo Yanagisawa

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Rutland, Vermont, Charles E. Tuttle: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: H9337


397p. 1st printing. Bookstore label on front pastedown, brown stains on top page edges, jacket corners lightly worn. Jacket design by H. Doki. (7-1/2"x5-1/4") View more info

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THE CHEMICAL ARTS OF OLD CHINA

By: Li Ch'iao-p'ing (Qiaoping Li); Foreword by Tenney L. Davis

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Easton, Pennsylvania, Journal of Chemical Education: 1948

Seller ID: H10961


[xii], 215p. Former owner's name on half title page, brown spots on page edges. Presented as a review of the history of chemistry in China and as a basis for more detailed research. B&w illustrations and plates. (9-1/4"x6-1/8") View more info

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THE JEWS FROM THE KONKAN: THE BENE ISRAEL COMMUNITIES IN INDIA

By: Luxembourg, Daniella; Exhibition Curator & David Shaham, Catalogue Editor

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Tel-Aviv, Beth Hatefutsoth, The Nahum Goldmann Museum of the Jewish Diaspora: 1981

Edition: (1st Edition)

Seller ID: P6599


Unpaginated (approx. 36p.) Wrap edges lightly worn. Text in English and Hebrew. Catalog to accompany an exhibition held at the museum in Summer 1981. B&w photographs. (8-5/8"x9-1/4") View more info

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EAST WIND RISING: A LONG VIEW OF THE PACIFIC CRISIS

By: Morin, Relman

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1960

Edition: First Edition, Stated

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: H10639


360p., [x]. Signed by author on front endpaper. Spine sunned and corners slightly bumped. (8-5/8"x5-3/4") View more info