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Image for Hali - The International Magazine of Antique Carpet and Textile Art.  (Issues 1-102).   Issues 1 - 72 in publisher's original slipcases.

Hali - The International Magazine of Antique Carpet and Textile Art. (Issues 1-102). Issues 1 - 72 in publisher's original slipcases.

By: N/A

Price: $3,000.00

Publisher: 1978

Seller ID: 801

Condition: Very Good


Very Good. 1978. Magazine. 8.5 X 11 Paperbound . View more info

Arts of Asia

By: N/A

Price: $500.00

Publisher: Hong Kong, Arts of Asia Publications, Ltd.:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2792

Condition: Very Good


Hong Kong: Arts of Asia Publications, Ltd.. Very Good. First Edition. Softcover. 76 non-consecutive issues from first year to the last. 1975: 4 issues (Jan - Feb, March - April, May - June, Sept - Oct); 1976: 2 issues (Jan - Feb, Sept - Oct); 1977: 5 issues (Jan - Feb, March - April, May - June, July - Aug, Nov - Dec); 1978: 5 issues (Jan - Feb, March - April, May - June, Sept - Oct, Nov - Dec); 1979: 3 issues (Jan - Feb, Sept - Oct, Nov - Dec); 1980: 6 issues (Jan ... View more info

Orientations The magazine for collectors and connoisseurs of Asian art

By: N/A

Price: $500.00

Publisher: Hong Kong, Orientations Magazine, Ltd.: 1973-2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2834

Condition: Very Good


Hong Kong: Orientations Magazine, Ltd.. Very Good. 1973-2002. First Edition. Hardcover. 98 non-consecutive issues intermittently spanning 29 years, including 1973: 1 issue (Sept.); 1976: 2 issues (Aug., Sept.); 1977: 8 issues (Jan., Apr., May, Jun., Jul., Sept., Oct., Nov.); 1980: 4 issues (Aug., Sept., Oct., Dec.); 1981: 4 issues (Jan., Mar., May., Jul.); 1982: 7 issues (Jan., Feb., Apr., May, Jul., Oct., Dec.); 1883: 5 volumes (Jan., Apr., Jun., Jul., Aug.); 1884:... View more info

Image for Map of Longman/Luoyang Caves area

Map of Longman/Luoyang Caves area

By: N/A

Price: $350.00

Seller ID: 3200

Condition: Very Good


Very Good. Map. Rubbing on native paper. A nice crisp copy without tears or markings. ; 69.5 x 139 cm.; 1 pages . View more info

Image for 7 photographs taken on a trip to the Philippines c. 1900

7 photographs taken on a trip to the Philippines c. 1900

By: N/A

Price: $222.00

Publisher: Manila and Makati, Philippines, c. 1900s

Seller ID: 3371

Condition: Very Good


Manila and Makati, Philippines. Very Good. c. 1900s. Albumen prints of the San Pedro Macati Church in Makati, which suffers a small tear to upper margin, the San Sebastian or "Steel" Church in Manila, a caraboa working in a garden in Manila, a scene of an unidentified riverfront, and three pictures of cockfighters with their roosters, presumably just before a fight. Neat notations to verso of some photographs, otherwise, nice copies without further markings.... View more info

Image for 6 photographs taken on a trip to the Philippines c. 1900

6 photographs taken on a trip to the Philippines c. 1900

By: N/A

Price: $220.00

Publisher: Manila, Philippines, c. 1900s

Seller ID: 3366

Condition: Very Good


Manila, Philippines. Very Good. c. 1900s. Albumen prints of the Old Spanish Wall, the Bridge of Spain, the Chinese Cemetary, the Pasig River and riverfront, and a street scene of Manila. Neat notations to verso of some photographs. Otherwise, nice copies without further markings. ; 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 in.; 6 pages . View more info

Image for A Hundred Pictures of Daiku at Work. Volume I only.

A Hundred Pictures of Daiku at Work. Volume I only.

By: N/A

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Tokyo, Shinkenchiku-sha Co., Ltd.: 1974

Seller ID: 3917

Condition: Very Good


Tokyo: Shinkenchiku-sha Co., Ltd.. Very Good. 1974. Leporello folded plates with black silk covers as issued. Title printed to paper label to front cover. Housed in two-part matching black silk slipcase with title printed to paper label to front. A very clean, attractive copy without previous owners' names or other markings. ; 4to . View more info

An Account of the Polynesian Race, Its Origin and Migrations and The Ancient History of the Hawaiian People to the Times of Kamehameha I, three volumes in one.

By: Abraham Fornander

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Rutland and Tokyo, Charles E. Tuttle Company: 1980

Seller ID: 2119

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Rutland and Tokyo: Charles E. Tuttle Company. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1980. Hardcover. With slipcase. A nice clean, crisp copy without previous owner's names or other markings. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 1025 pages . Dust jacket present. View more info

Illustrated catalogue of the interesting and valuable collections of Amos A. Lawrence ... including his celebrated private collection of Chinese Lowestoft porcelain ... to be sold ... at the American Art Galleries ...

By: Amos Adams Lawrence

Price: $600.00

Publisher: New York, American Art Association: [1921]

Seller ID: 1578

Condition: Very Good


New York: American Art Association. Very Good. [1921]. Small bookplate of Count Alexandre Orlowski to front pastedown. Prices noted in pencil throughout. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall . View more info

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A History of Korean Art

By: Andreas Eckardt (translated by J.M. Kindersley and M. A. Oxon)

Price: $180.00

Publisher: London & Leipzig, Edward Goldston & Karl W. Hiersemann: 1929

Seller ID: 3180

Condition: Very Good


London & Leipzig: Edward Goldston & Karl W. Hiersemann. Very Good. 1929. Red cloth boards with gilt particulars and decoration to front cover. Gilt particulars to black morocco label to spine. Gilt decorative motifs to spine. Bookplate of previous owner removed from front pastedown. Foxing to endpapers and fly papers. With 506 illustrations, on 168 plates (4 colored, 8 inset) and 1 map. An unmarked copy without previous owners' names or other markings. Please expect... View more info

The Naturalist in Manchuria.

By: Arthur de Carle Sowerby

Price: $4,020.00

Publisher: Tientsin, Tientsin Press.: 1922

Edition: First

Seller ID: 1479

Condition: Very Good


Tientsin: Tientsin Press.. Very Good. 1922. First. Green cloth. A clean unused set in the original green cloth. Scattered foxing. No repairs, no parts lacking, no alterations. Five volumes bound in Vol I: xiv, 347, folding map; Vol II: xxvii, 191; Vol III: xx, errata slip to vol II;358, errata slip; folding map; Vol IV: [iv], 321; Vol V: [x],250. Copyright 2014 Virginia Book Shop, Inc.; Quarto . First Edition. View more info

The Language, Mythology, and Geographical Nomenclature of Japan Viewed in the Light of Aino Studies; Including "An Ainu Grammar," and a Catalogue of Books Relating to Yezo and the Ainos; Memoirs of the Literature College, Imperial University of Japan No.1

By: Basil Hall Chamberlain; John Batchelor

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Tokyo, The Imperial University: 1887

Seller ID: 2670

Condition: Very Good


Tokyo: The Imperial University. Very Good. 1887. Hardcover. Half brown morroco, marbled boards. Gilt title to spine. Wear to front hinge (see image). Marbled endpapers. Partially removed bookplate to front paste down. Otherwise a nice, clean copy without any other markings. ; Oblong 4to 11" - 13" tall; 174 pages . View more info

A Handbook of The Al Sa'ud Ruling Family of Saudi Arabia

By: Brian Lees

Price: $165.00

Publisher: London, Royal Genealogies: 1980

Seller ID: 2125

Condition: Very Good


London: Royal Genealogies. Very Good. 1980. Hardcover. A nice clean copy without previous owner's names or other markings. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 64 pages . View more info

Image for Histoire des Mongols depuis Tchinguiz-Khan jusqu'à Timour Bey ou Tamerlan.  Four volume set.

Histoire des Mongols depuis Tchinguiz-Khan jusqu'à Timour Bey ou Tamerlan. Four volume set.

By: C. d'Ohsson (Abraham Constantin Mouradgea d'Ohsson)

Price: $9,740.00

Publisher: La Haye & Amsterdam, Freres van Cleff: 1834-1835

Seller ID: 1582

Condition: Very Good


La Haye & Amsterdam: Freres van Cleff. Very Good. 1834-1835. Half brown morocco; ruled raised bands, marbled boards. Mouradgea d'Ohsson was a Swedish historian and diplomat of Armenian descent. This important work is a large expansion of his 1824 publication which was the first serious study of Genghis Khan. Kenneth Meyer Setton, A History of the Crusades notes "among the general histories of the Mongols, d'Ohsson …remains unequaled. Avowedly or tacitly m... View more info

Pigsticking or Hog Hunting: A Complete Account for Sportsmen; and Others.

By: Captain R.S.S. Baden-Powell

Price: $220.00

Publisher: London, Harrison & Sons: 1889

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3095

Condition: Very Good


London: Harrison & Sons. Very Good. 1889. First Edition. Top edge gilt; others deckled. Previous owners name and date to title. Nice bright-gilt example of late nineteenth century decorative trade binding, though interior has weak gutters with tape-repair residue to front gutter.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; xiii, 211, [16] adv pages . First Edition. View more info

Ch'i Pai-Shih; His Life and Works

By: Charles Chu

Price: $85.00

Publisher: New Haven, Yale University: 1967

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 2702

Condition: Very Good


New Haven: Yale University. Very Good. 1967. Second Printing. Hardcover. Flexible red linen with particulars to spine in gilt. Stiff jacket with soiling here and there. A nice, clean copy without previous owners' names or other markings. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; xvi;27;46;13 pl. pages . View more info

Image for China, Historical and Descriptive, with an appendix on Corea

China, Historical and Descriptive, with an appendix on Corea

By: Charles H. Eden

Price: $350.00

Publisher: London, Marcus Ward & Co.: 1880

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 3234

Condition: Very Good


London: Marcus Ward & Co.. Very Good. 1880. Second Edition. Green cloth boards with decorative gilt plant motif to front cover. Particulars blind-stamped to spine. Wear to head and tail of spine. Front hinge cracked, rear hinge worn. Gilt embellished colored half title. Fold out map of "Chinese Empire" to front. A clean copy without previous owners' names or other markings. Cordier 97.; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 334 pages . View more info

Image for The New Geography of China; A senior middle school textbook

The New Geography of China; A senior middle school textbook

By: Chester G. Fuson

Price: $165.00

Publisher: Shanghai, The Commercial Press, Limited: 1933

Seller ID: 2841

Condition: Very Good


Shanghai: The Commercial Press, Limited. Very Good. 1933. Hardcover. Blue cloth with gilt title to front cover and gilt particulars to spine. Publisher's logo blind stamped to rear cover. Tasteful bookplate of previous owner to front pastedown. Remnants of penciled student drawing to front fly. Fold out map present and intact. A nice, clean copy without other markings. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; xii;273;2 pages . View more info

Nord-Est de la Chine. Mandchourie, Mongolie, Vladivostok, Coree. Cartes et Plan.

By: Claudius Madrolle

Price: $900.00

Publisher: Paris, Hachette: 1913

Seller ID: 2952

Condition: Very Good


Paris: Hachette. Very Good. 1913. Hardcover. Scarce. Original printed wraps bound in blue cloth boards with gilt particulars to spine. Two foldout maps of Moukden (Shenyang), Chang-Hai (Shang-Hai), Nankin (Nanjing) and Hang Tcheou (Hangzouh). A very nice, clean copy of a hard to find guide. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; [iii],187-442,8 pages . View more info

Chang-Hai et la Vallee du Fleuve Bleu. Cartes et Plan.

By: Claudius Madrolle

Price: $1,100.00

Publisher: Paris, Hachette: 1913

Seller ID: 2953

Condition: Very Good


Paris: Hachette. Very Good. 1913. Hardcover. Scarce. Original printed wraps bound in blue cloth boards with gilt particulars to spine. Two foldout maps of "Yang Tseu Kiang de Chang-hai aux gorges d'Yi-tch'ang" and Nankin (Nanjing). A very nice, clean copy of a hard to find guide. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; xix, 253-383,8 pages . View more info