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Java in the 14th Century a Study in Cultural History 5 Volumes by Pigeaud, Theodore G. Th

The Hague: Martinus Nijhoff, 1960. Essentially fine, and apparently unread, with only insignificant traces of use. Contains 2 plates, 2 plans, and 2 maps in back pocket of vol. 5.. ( possibly missing 2 maps ? ) Packed weight about 4 kilos, so extra postag...

From Renaissance Books


Eighteen History Outlines; Juuhachi shiryaku, 十八史略 (じゅうはちしりゃく) by XIANZHI, Zeng

1871 Japanese Woodblock 18 Histories Outline China Song Dynasty Xianzhi Meiji 7v Today, "Eighteen History Outlines" is still the most read history book by Japanese people. (Chen Sunchen) A 19th-century Sino-Japanese woodblock printing of "Eighteen Histori...

From Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books


Dictionary of the 18th History of China juuhachishiryakujiruitaizen十八史略字類大全: 鼇頭插画 (ジュウハッシリャク ジルイ タイゼン: ゴウトウ ソウガ) by KURUMA, Yozo

1885 Dictionary & China History Japanese Woodblock MAPS Weapons Gods Illustrated An interesting Meiji woodblock-print of the 'Dictionary of the 18th History of China' compiling the history of China to be taught to children in Japan. The book was first re...

From Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books


Dr. Sun Yat-sen: A Great Forerunner of the Democratic Revolution in China; The Relatives and Descendants of Dr. Sun Yat-sen, 2 Volume Set in Slipcases by Museum Of Dr. Sun Yat-Sen & Zou Peicong & Lin Huaxuan (compilers) & Xiao Runjun (editor)

Encyclopedia of China Publishing House. Very Good with No dust jacket as issued. 2001. No Edition Stated. Hardcovers. Slight fading to spines, very light edgewear, "Dr. Sun Yat-sen: A Great Forerunner..." has manufacturing error - page 179 was ...

From Books of Paradise


Japan Inside Out : The Challenge of Today by Rhee, Syngman Ph.D. (First President of th eProvisional Government of the Republic of Korea in Exile)

Fleming H. Revell Company, 1941. Book. Good. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Burgundy cloth hardcover with gilt lettering and decoration to spine; no jacket; 202 pages. Good condition; stains to binding; light wear to spine tips; s...

From The Old Sage Bookshop


Uranographie Chinoise ou Preuves Directes que L'Astronomie Primitive est Originaire de la Chine, et Qu'elle a Ete Empruntee par les Anciens Peuples Occidentaux a la Sphere Chinoise; Ouvrage Accompagne d'un Atlas Celeste Chinois et Grec (Two Volumes) by Schlegel, Gustave

Taipei, Taiwan: Ch'eng-wen Publishing Company, 1967. Reprint Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 927pp; Two Volumes: brown cloth boards with tan spines, titling to spines, boards protected by clear plastic sleeves, endpapers slightly age-toned, text unma...

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The English in China: Being an Account of the Intercourse and Relations Between England and China from the Year 1600 to the Year 1843 and a Summary of Later Developments by Eames, James Bromley

New York: Barnes & Noble, 1974. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. Cloth in DJ; 622pp; DJ clean, intact & protected by mylar sleeve, boards sqaure, clean & bright, text unmarked, binding is tight, Near Fine/VG condition. History of relations be...

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Diary from Burma by Phyu, Khin Sabi (Mrs. Jasmine White)

Yangoon: Maung Maung Lay, 1997. First edition. Paperback. Very Good +. 112 pp. Text is in English. Minimal edgewear; otherwise excellent condition. Extremely scarce. [B7]...

From Shawn Mooney Books


La vieille Goa. Aperçu historique – Récits de voyageurs – Saint François Xavier – Chronique sanitaire – Esquisse archéologique by CORREIA, Alberto C. Germano da Silva

Bastorá (Goa): Impr. Rangel, 1931. Calf, spine gilt, with original wrappers bound in.. A few small holes in front wrapper.. The authors homage to Golden Goa, the old city of the Portuguese viceroys, relating its history, archaeology, etc. Scholberg, ...

From Judith Hodgson Antiquarian Books


Account of a Voyage of Discovery to the West Coast of Corea and the Great Loo-Choo Island by Hall, Basil Captain:

London: John Murray, 1818:. First edition, 8 plates including 6 coloured, 5 engraved maps mainly folding, worn cloth, loose leaves at front. Marvellous account of expedition to little known East China Sea and the Yellow Sea. Visits were made to Korea and ...

From firstpagebooks


Relaçaõ dos successos prosperos, e infelices do . . Senhor D. Luiz Mascarenhas, Conde de Alva, Vice-Rey em os Estados da India, referida a todo o tempo de seu governo, e ao acomettimento da Fortaleza de Pondá aonde perdeo a vida by ROGER, Joseph

Lisbon: Francisco Luiz Ameno, 1757. Wrappers.. D. Luis Mascarenhas served as viceroy of Portuguese India in 1754-56, and successfully concluded a treaty with the local Indian ruler which enabled the Christian missionaries to continue their work of evange...

From Judith Hodgson Antiquarian Books


Reposta ao Folheto, que tem por titulo: Address of the Right Rev. Daniel O’Connor, D.D. Vicar Apostolic of Madras to the clergy and people of the See of Meliapor. Por hum Ecclesiastico do Arcebispado de Goa by [CARVALHO, Antonio Feliciano de Santa Rita]

Goa, 1838. Typographia Nacional. Recent quarter calf.. Together with:- Resposta ao Folhetinho, que tem por Titulo: Theological Opinion of an Eminent Catholic Divine, the Very Rev Father Jarrige, Missionary Apostolic at Pondicherry, on the subject of the...

From Judith Hodgson Antiquarian Books


Memorias dos estabelecimentos portuguezes a l’este do Cabo da Boa Esperança, pelo Conselheiro . . . que servio no extincto Conselho Ultramarino by LOUREIRO, Manoel José Gomes

Lisbon: Na Typographia de Filippe Nery, 1835. Contemporary wrappers (spine worn).. Copy mostly unopened. Faint water-staining in top margins.. A mine of information for administrative and financial matters in Portuguese India at the beginning of the 1...

From Judith Hodgson Antiquarian Books


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