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Matilda : her Life and Legacy

By: Stevens Smith, Joyce; Savidge, Joyce

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Hong Kong, Matilda War Memorial Hospital: 1983

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 025355

Condition: Very Good


ISBN shown as 9627290032 but appears invalid. An unmarked copy in excellent condition. View more info

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Forever Foreign: Expatriate Lives in Historical Kobe

By: Tamura, Keiko

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Canberra, National Library of Australia: 2007

Edition: Presume First Edition

Seller ID: 029754

ISBN: 064227651X

Condition: Very Good


An unmarked copy with minimal edgewear to wraps. A vivid - and fascinating - account of of the expatriate experiences of Melbourne medical student Harold S. Williams and three other Westerners in Japan in the first half of the twentieth century. View more info

The Straits of Malacca, Siam and Indo-China: Travels and Adventures of a Nineteenth-century Photographer (Oxford in Asia Hardback Reprints)

By: Thomson, John; Balmer, Judith (introdution by)

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Singapore, Oxford University Press: 1993

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 031278

ISBN: 0195886003

Condition: Very Good


Internally unmarked, small Thai International stickers front and back free endpapers, minimal edgewear to boards, dust jacket intact (now covered in removable clear achival plastic cover). John Thompson was a Scottish photographer who lived and travelled int he Orient from 1862 to 1872. View more info

Chinese Literature No. 3, 1957

By: Tun, Mao (Editor)

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Peking, Foreign Language Press: 1957

Seller ID: 013211

Condition: Good


Wraps are fair only, tanned and marked, lower right corners dog-eared, two tears to binding do not affect stability, internally very good, inc. colour illustrations. View more info

Samurai : A Military History

By: Turnbull, S. R.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Osprey Pub Co: 1979

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 017718

ISBN: 0850450977

Condition: Very Good


Book in excellent, unmarked condition. D/W price-clipped with sl. faded spine, small closed tear to upper front flap fold (now protected). View more info

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Pagodas, Gods and Spirits of Vietnam

By: Unger, Ann Helen;Unger, Walter

Price: $25.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Thames & Hudson: 1997

Edition: First

Seller ID: 020174

ISBN: 0500018030

Condition: Very Good


"This book is a revelation in text and ilustrations of the extraorinarily varied and prolific religions of Vietnam. Despite decades of government discouragement o all religions and their practices, the deeply amchored faiths of the Vietnamese people have continued to flourish and to increase their hold on the believers." View more info

Asia is People

By: Warner, Peggy

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Melbourne, F. W. Cheshire: 1961

Edition: First

Seller ID: 030365

Condition: Very Good


Red illustrated boards remain clean and bright, internally unmarked, pages and fore-edges age tanned, minimal edgewear to wraps. D/W torn and edgeworn (now protected in removable clear archival plastic cover). Peggy Warner gives us her view of Asian life - "a penetrating and at all times witty analysis of Asian moods and motives." View more info

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Rice Trails: A Journey Through The Ricelands Of Asia & Australia

By: Wheeler, Tony

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Australia, Lonely Planet: 2004

Seller ID: 021784

ISBN: 1741043093

Condition: Very Good


D/W with tiny closed tear to upper edge front panel (now protected). Superbly photographed story of rice (published in the UN's International Year of Rice). "Every step from field to plate has a story to tell of planting, growing, harvesting, processnig, trading, consuming or simply celebrating." View more info

Grass Soup

By: Zhang Xianliang

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Minerva: 1994

Seller ID: 012953

ISBN: 0749396539

Condition: Very Good


Sl. edgewear, small chip to front panel where prev. price removed. View more info

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The Power of Tiananmen: State-Society Relations and the 1989 Beijing Student Movement

By: Zhao, Dingxin

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A., Univ of Chicago Press: 2001

Seller ID: 015327

ISBN: 0226982610

Condition: Very Good


Minimal edgewear to wraps, PO gift inscription. View more info

Minjian Cangzhen : Folk Treasure Collection

By: Zhao, Ziqiang

Price: $110.00

Publisher: 1995

Seller ID: 030191

ISBN: 7805827583

Condition: Very Good


Chinese language throughout. An unmarked copy with minimal edgewear to spine ends and corners. 212 pages. Includes over 200 superb ceramic pieces from China's southern Guangdong province. As all text is in Chinese, I am unable to confirm publication details but am happy to send scans if required. View more info