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Image for VILLAGE LIFE IN CHINA : a study in sociology.

VILLAGE LIFE IN CHINA : a study in sociology.

By: Arthur Henderson Smith

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, F. H. Revell Company: 1899

Seller ID: 112557910

Condition: Very Good


green, gilt, pict. cloth cover and spine, 360 pages, (8pp of adverts) frontispiece, plates, slight tone to spine, light edge wear, a sound, clean copy. View more info

THE ASAHI GRAPH; A Weekly Japanese Photo Journal; Nov. 21, 1928

By: Asahi Shimbun Co. Ltd.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Tokyo & Osaka, Asahi Shimbun Co. Ltd.: 1928

Seller ID: 1125346

Condition: Very Good


folio, 38 x 26.5 cm, 32 pages,stapled at spine, illustrated throughout with halftones from photographs, bilingual text English and Japanese, Numerous adverts, THE CORONATION OF EMPEROR HIROHITO Hirohito's father suffered from mental illness and died in 1925. From the early 20's Hirohito had been the unofficial emperor and finally on November, 10,1928 he was crowned emperor of Japan.Upwards of a million people filled the streets to winess the parades and celebrations. The traveling festivities took over two weeks and treked from Tokyo to Kyoto. Meticulous planning begining a year in advance co... View more info

SCIENCE AND CIVILIZATION IN CHINA, Volume 6: Biology and Biological Technology,Volume 6, Part 1 Botany

By: Joseph Needham, Francesca Bray

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Cmbridge, UK, Cambridge University Press: 1984

Seller ID: 112557250

ISBN: 0521250765

Condition: Very Good


original cloth,gilt spine,718 pages, illustrated, index, ex library copy with slight trace of label being removed from spine,bookplate inside front cover,remains of library label on rear endpaper, a sound, tight copy. Botany / by Joseph Needham ; with the collaboration of Lu Gwei-Djen ; and a special contribution by Huang Hsing-Tsung View more info

CHINESISCHES PORZELLAN;

By: Pelka, Otto, Dr.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Leipzig, Germany,, Verlag von Schmidt & Gunther,: 1914

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: AR 2071

Condition: Very Good


newly rebound in blue buckram,gilt spine letters, 148 pages, illustrated, full color frontispiece, 16 full page plates, (7 in full color + frontis), 1 page bibliography, Very usefull for researching marks, since many examples are shown, Size: Square 8 Vo., View more info

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ECONOMIC COLD WAR : America's embargo against China and the Sino-Soviet alliance, 1949-1963

By: Shu Guang Zhang

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Stanford, Calif., Stanford University Press,: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1125158

ISBN: 0804739307

Condition: Fine


black cloth, xvi, 375 pages : maps, bibliography, index, CONTENTS; Fostering the China embargo, 1949-1953 -- Standing up to build a new China, September 1949-June 1950 -- Countering the imperialist embargo, July 1950-September 1953 -- Holding the sanctions line, 1953-1955 -- Fending off prolonged western sanctions, October 1953-December 1957 -- The disintegration of multilateral sanctions, 1956-1959 -- The collapse of Sino-Soviet economic cooperation, 1957-1960 -- An inevitable Beijing-Moscow split and Washington's response, 1960-1963 -- Conclusion -- Appendix: Statistics on Chinese trade, 195... View more info

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Trade and expansion in Han China; a study in the structure of Sino-barbarian economic relations.

By: Yingshi Yu

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Berkeley,, University of California Press: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1124719

Condition: Very Good


red cloth, gilt spine, ix, 251 pages. map. (on end papers) , View more info