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The Bengali Intellectual Tradition: From Rammohun Ray to Dhirendranath Sen by Mukhopadhyay, Amal Kumar (editor)

Calcutta, K.P. Bagchi & Company, 1979, hardcover, viii-289 pp, First edition, Good in Fair Dustjacket. Straight, tight and clean, name to front endpaper, spine-end and corner bumps, spine faded. Dustjacket, edge chips, rubs, a few spots to spine, in new B...

From West of Eden Books



Dairen [a.k.a. Dalien]: South Manchuria Railway, 1932. vii,[1],235,1[]pp. plus tables, photographs and four folding maps. Quarto. Flexible red cloth, lettered in gilt. Light use, with some dust marks at top edge toward the end, but a very good copy. A ra...

From William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB


A Conquest of Tibet by Hedin, Sven

NY: National Travel Club, 1934. First edition. Precedes the trade edition issued by Doubleday. Translated from the Swedish by Julius Lincoln. Published NY: National Travel Club, 1934, first printing. 8vo., 400pp., illustrated with 250 pen and ink sketches...

From The Wild Muse


Kawthoolei - Report On The Uncharted States Of Burma by Katoh, H

Tokyo, Japan: Dojidai-Ku, 1982. 1st Edition . Soft cover. Near Fine/Good +. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. Stated First Edition. Mottled Red Wraps With Silver Lettering On The Spine. The Book Has Only A Hint Of Wear. The Jacket Has Moderate Rubbing. A R...

From Granada Bookstore (Member IOBA)


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


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


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


Tiempon I Manmofo’na by Scott Russell

Two thousand years before the birth of Christ, the remote islands of the Marian Archipelago were settled by adventurous explorers from Southeast Asia. These people, the ancient ancestors were accomplished horticulturists, mariners and fisherfolk. After ev...

From Kona Bay Books


Tranquil Minds Amid Nature's Resonance Chinese Orthodox Language Edition by Zhaolin Fang, Daisaku Ikeda

I am unable to read Chinese so please refer to the ISBN numbers for further information. The only copies of this book I could find were the American Edition in 37 University Libraries in the U.S.A. The book is in Near Fine condition with an ink stamp tha...

From booksnvintage


Cathay and the Way Thither: Being A Collection of Medieval Notices of China (Four Volumes in Two: Vol. I-II & Vol. III-IV) by Yule, Henry & Henri Cordier

Taipei, Taiwan: Ch'eng-Wen Publishing Company, 1966. Reprint Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 1313pp; Two volumes: green cloth boards with gilt titling to spine, boards protected by clear plastic sleeves, spine slightly faded, text unmarked, binding i...

From Book Happy Booksellers


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...

From Book Happy Booksellers


Notes from a Frontier by Ainscough, Thomas M

Shanghai: Kelly and Walsh, Ltd., 1915. RARE.Worldcat shows only The British Library with a holding. In original printed beige paper wrappers, illustrated with 10 black and white photographs. Good, spine and rear wrapper missing, last signature loose fro...

From Dale Steffey Books


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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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


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