Category: Asia


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Price: $25.00

Seller ID: 029179

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Chinese Diary and Album

By: Beaton, Cecil

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Hong Kong, Oxford University Press: 1991

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 027679

An unmarked copy, minimal edgewear to spine ends and corners, 170 pps. View more info

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Recreating Japanese Women, 1600-1945

By: Bernstein, Gail Lee (edited by)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Univ of California Pr: 1991

Seller ID: 020934

"In thirteen wide-ranging essays, scholars and students of Asian and women's studies will find a vivid exploration of how female roles and feminine identify have evolved over 350 years, from the Sokugawa era to the end of World War II." View more info

Old Shanghai (Images of Asia)

By: Betty Peh-T'i Wei

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1993

Edition: First

Seller ID: 030101

Pictorial laminated boards, signed by author on title page. "No city captures the imagination while disturbing the soul quite like Old Shanghai." View more info

A Picture Book First and Foremont : Three volumes in Slipcase

By: Bromley, David; Crawford, Ashley; Carter, Earl, Sturgis, Matthew

Price: $375.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Story Road: 2009

Edition: First

Seller ID: 028391

An unmarked "gift quality" set of three books: Volume One Children's; Volume Two Nudes; Volume Three Worlds. Presented in original unmarked cardboard slipcase. Small bump to front panel Nudes appears to ber a production fault. For lovers of David Bromley's artwork, this set will provide hours of pleasure - scarce, particualrly in this excellent condition. View more info

Asia's Borderless Economy : The Emergence of Sub-Regional Zones

By: Chen, Edward; Kwan, C. H. (edited by)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Australia, Allen & Unwin: 1997

Edition: First

Seller ID: 025986

Cancelled library stock with usual, but minimal, library markings. Covered in non-removable clear plastic. The text is clean and unmarked. View more info

Album Macau 1844-1974

By: Coelho, R. Beltrao

Price: $220.00

Publisher: Fundacao Oriente: 1990

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 025281

Oblong hardcover with decorative front cover, gilt title, all in very good condition. Internally unmarked but sl. foxing to endpapers only - the wonderfu black and white photographs throughout remain clear and bright with captions in English, Portguese and Chinese. View more info

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The Reporter and the Warlords: An Australian at Large in China's Republican Revolution

By: Collie, Craig

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Sydney, Allen & Unwin: 2013

Edition: First/First Printing

Seller ID: 027099

A brand new unmarked copy. "Set against a background of the birth of mdoern China, this is the true story of Australian journalist W. H. Donald and his role in those turbulent events in the first half of the 20th century." View more info

Tuan Djek: A Biography

By: Dobbs, Stephen

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Singapore, Times Books International: 2002

Seller ID: 026877

An unmarked copy with minimal shelfwear to wraps. View more info

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Sustaining the Asia Pacific Miracle: Environmental Protection and Economic Integration

By: Esty, Daniel C.; Dua, Andre

Price: $22.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Institute for International Economics: 1997

Inscription: Inscribed By Dan Esty

Seller ID: 027571

Inscribed to PO by Dan Esty, otherwise unmarked and in excellent condition. View more info

Flowering Lotus : a View of Java

By: Forster, Harold

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Longmans Green: 1958

Edition: First

Seller ID: 018835

Pages lightly tanned, D/W with sl. edgewear also tanned, prev. bookseller sticker front flap. View more info

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Divorce in Japan: Family, Gender, and the State, 1600-2000

By: Fuess, Harald

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A., Stanford Univ Pr: 2004

Edition: First

Seller ID: 004488

"Historians have paid little attention to divorce in Japan, even though until the mid-twentieth century Japan had one of the highest divorce rates in the world." Review slip laid in. View more info

Modernity and Identity: Asian Illustrations

By: Gomes, Alberto G.;La Trobe University

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Melbourfne, La Trobe University Press: 1994

Edition: First

Seller ID: 023353

PO name verso front panel has been scribbled out, no other apparent marks or defects. View more info

The People Next Door: Understanding Indonesia

By: Graham, Duncan

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Nedlands, Australia, Univ of Western Australia Pr: 2004

Edition: First

Seller ID: 018792

Australia s relationship with its near neighbor, Indonesia, has been troubled by ambivalence for decades. Ministerial dictates, government travel warnings, worrying political developments, personal holiday experiences, trade and aid all shape the perceptions of ordinary Australians. How should we react to the world s most populous Muslim nation? In this book, award-winning journalist and commentator Duncan Graham crosses the cultural divide to explore the way Indonesians... View more info

Strategies for the Future

By: Gusmao, Xanana

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Sydney, Longueville Books: 2012

Seller ID: 027341

An unmarked copy in excellent condition. "Selected from speeches given over the period 2007-2011, this volume is defined by those relating to the Prime Minister's Strategic Development Plan for Timor-Leste - a plan that sets a vision for the next two decades and begins a new stage of bold national development for this young and promising country." View more info

My House Has Two Doors

By: Han Suyin

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape Ltd: 1980

Edition: First

Seller ID: 026864

Internally unmarked, lovely illustrated endpapers, fore-edges with a couple of marks, D/W price-clipped (now protected in removable clear archival plastic cover). The fourth volume of Han Suyin's autobiography and history of China, covering the years from 1949 to 1979. View more info

To the Forbidden Land : Discoveries and adventures in Tibet

By: Hedin, Sven

Price: $175.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan & Co. Ltd.: 1934

Seller ID: 028299

Selected and adapted from Sven Hilden's Trans-Himalaya. 148 pages. Internally unmarked. Stiff tan card covers with a couple of small marks, faint stamp to front panel "Specimen Price 1/6). Tan cloth spine frayed with some loss to spine head but binding remains tight. View more info

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Bali Style

By: Helmi, Rio; Walker, Barbara

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Singapore, Times Editions: 1991

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 027775

An unmarked copy with sl. edgewear to boards, D/W with small closed tear upper back panel (now protected in removable clear archival plastic cover). More than 330 color photographs and an illumianting text present an outstanding survey of Bali's distinctive style. From picturesque bamboo dwellings to contemporary Bali homes, from traditional objects and art forms to handicrafts, the essence of Bali's fascianting culture is revealed." View more info

Country Driving : Three Journeys Across a Changing China

By: Hesler, Peter

Price: $33.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Text Publishing: 2010

Edition: First Australian Edition

Seller ID: 021250

Small bump to upper back spine fold. View more info