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1 Admiral Yi Sun-sin : A Brief Overview of His Life and Achievements
Korea, Korean Spirit & Culture Promotion Project, 097972631X / 9780979726316 Trade Paperback Near Fine 
A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 88 pages. 124317 
Price: 9.32 USD
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Dizionario Consiso Cinese - Italiano
2 Dizionario Consiso Cinese - Italiano
China, Hard Cover Very Good + No Jacket 
866 pages, Chinese words, Italian defenitions. Small format "concise" edition. Publisher and edition information in Chinese, but appears to be modern, and perhaps current edition. 099361 
Price: 65.95 USD
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3 The Man Who Transforms Korea, Yi Sun-Sin
Korea, Voluntary Agency Network of Korea, 2008, Trade Paperback Fine 
A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 86 pages, large format 114978 
Price: 24.95 USD
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Manga Design, Amano, Masano, Wiedemann, Julius
4 Amano, Masano, Wiedemann, Julius Manga Design
Lavergne, Tennessee, U.S.A., Taschen America Llc, 2004, 3822825913 / 9783822825914 Ex Library Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 
Ex-library copy with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 569 pages in color and b&w. Approx. 135 Manga authors/illustrators featured. Book has been bound into hardback covers by the library and is very clean, little used and solid. Nice, long-lasting text with CD. 128553 
Price: 22.50 USD
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5 Anderson, Irvine H. The Standard-Vacuum Oil Company and United States East Asian Policy 1933-1941
Princeton, New Jersey, Princeton University Press, 1975, Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 
Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 261 pages. 122546 
Price: 39.95 USD
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Traditions in Japanese Design: Volume I Kacho: Bird and Flower Motifs, Arakawa, Hirokazu, et al
6 Arakawa, Hirokazu, et al Traditions in Japanese Design: Volume I Kacho: Bird and Flower Motifs
Kodansha International, 1967, Hard Cover Good Good 
"Whether in architecture, interior decoration, pottery, metalwork, textiles or gardens, the design concepts of Japan's artists and craftsmen have exerted a profound influence on form and ornamentation around the world." Back cover is impacted at corners, causing a visible though slight bend, not affecting page block more than a little tweak at extreme lower corner of the last 80 pages. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Some transfer of ink from cloth cover onto interior of price-clipped dust jacket. Good reading copy. 128913 
Price: 9.32 USD
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7 Beattie, Keith The Scar That Binds: American Culture and the Vietnam War
New York, New York, U.S.A., New York Univ Pr, 1998, 0814798691 / 9780814798690 Ex Library Trade Paperback Very Good 
Ex-library copy with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 117018 
Price: 19.75 USD
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Recreating Japanese Women, 1600-1945, Bernstein, Gail Lee
8 Bernstein, Gail Lee Recreating Japanese Women, 1600-1945
Berkeley, University of California Press, 1991, 0520070178 / 9780520070172 Trade Paperback Very Good 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 340 pages. 134913 
Price: 12.95 USD
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Cult of Tara: Magic and Ritual in Tibet, Beyer, Stephan
9 Beyer, Stephan Cult of Tara: Magic and Ritual in Tibet
Berkeley, Univ of California Pr, 1978, 0520036352 / 9780520036352 Trade Paperback Very Good 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 542 pages. Slight wear to cover. 131702 
Price: 28.00 USD
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10 Borton, Lady Ho Chi Minh; a Journey
Vietnam, Gioi, 2007, 1st Edition Trade Paperback Near Fine 
164 pages with many b&w, a few color photos. Selected bibliography, Endnotes, Chronology of Ho's life, a great deal of early direct documentation; shows the bakery where he worked, a cartoon by him... 112370 
Price: 140.00 USD
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Japanese Art: Personal Selections from the Mary and Jackson Burke Collection, Burke, Mary Griggs
11 Burke, Mary Griggs Japanese Art: Personal Selections from the Mary and Jackson Burke Collection
Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens, 1993, 1882865006 / 9781882865000 Trade Paperback Fine 
Exhibition catalogue, 92 pp. with many illustrations, some in color, for a presentation held January 30 through March 28, 1993. Solid binding, clean text, book is in excellent condition in every respect. Foreword by Larry Rosensweig; Japanese Art, Personal Selections from the Mary and Jackson Burke Collection, by Mary Griggs Burke; Chronology; Religious Thought and Imagery; Native Literary Themes in the Arts; The Aesthetics of Ink: Muromachi Through Edo; Diversity in Style and Subject: Momoyama through Edo; Lacquer and Ceramics: Objects of Function and Beauty. 20 years in the business, we pack individually and ship in appropriate shipping material. 131793 
Price: 44.95 USD
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12 Campbell, Caren Weiner Bangkok
London, Parkstone Pr, 2000, 1859957404 / 9781859957400 Oversize Hardcover Fine Near Fine 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 119 pages. Many color photos. Large format: 9 3/4"w x 12 3/4"h. Tiny tear on dust jacket. Full of color photos. 132647 
Price: 35.00 USD
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13 Carr, Brian; Mahalingam, Indira (eds.) Companion Encyclopedia of Asian Philosophy
N Y, Routledge, 2002, 0415240387 / 9780415240383 Trade Paperback Very Good 
Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 1136 pages. 123068 
Price: 42.95 USD
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The Greying of India: Population Ageing in the Context of Asia, Chakraborti, Rajagopal Dhar
14 Chakraborti, Rajagopal Dhar The Greying of India: Population Ageing in the Context of Asia
India, Sage Pubns Pvt Ltd, 2004, 0761998020 / 9780761998020 Hard Cover Fine Near Fine 
Excellent copy with no marking of any kind to text, very clean and straight in every way; dust jacket shows very light shelf wear. 121838 
Price: 65.95 USD
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15 Chullbaum, Kim (ed.) The Truth About the Korean War: Testimony 40 Years Later
Seoul, Korea, Eulyoo Publishing Co. Ltd., 1991, Trade Paperback Very Good 
Library label, but no other marking. 275 pages. 112333 
Price: 55.00 USD
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East Asia at the Center:  Four Thousand Years of Engagement with the World, Cohen, Warren I.
16 Cohen, Warren I. East Asia at the Center: Four Thousand Years of Engagement with the World
N Y, Columbia University Press, 2000, 0231101082 / 9780231101080 Hard Cover Fine Very Good Asia 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 516 pages. 139836 
Price: 24.00 USD
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Vanishing Tibet, Danny Conant, Catherine Steinmann, Robert A.F. Thurman (Foreword), Thomas F. Yarnall (Designer)
17 Danny Conant, Catherine Steinmann, Robert A.F. Thurman (Foreword), Thomas F. Yarnall (Designer) Vanishing Tibet
N Y, Tibet House / Overlook Duckworth, 2008, 1590200950 / 9781590200957 Oversize Hardback Fine Near Fine Signed by Author
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 80 pages. Oblong format: 10 1/7"w x 9 5/8"h. Slight edge wear to dust jacket. Both authors have signed the title page, with an inscription also by Danny Conant. Two postcards for the opening reception of show at Tibet House tipped in. 134029 
Price: 65.00 USD
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18 Doehring, Karl Indische Kunst Eine Einfuhrung Und Ubersicht
Berlin, Deutsche Buch-Gemeinschaft, 1925, Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 
Ex-library copy with usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking. 292 plates in b&w make up last half of book, with photos of architecture, sculpture, rugs, painting etc. of the time. 111439 
Price: 24.95 USD
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19 Esposito, John L. Islam in Asia: Religion, Politics, and Society
N Y., Oxford Univ Press, 1987, 0195040813 / 9780195040814 Ex Library Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 
Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 272 pages. 112494 
Price: 10.50 USD
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Costumes of the East, Fairservis, Walter A.
20 Fairservis, Walter A. Costumes of the East
Chatham Press, 1971, Hard Cover Near Fine Poor Beiswenger, Thomas; Fairservis, Jan 
Ex-institutional library book with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Text/interior is clean and unmarked in any way. Text block and boards both have sharp corners, no edge or corner wear, binding is very tight. Dust jacket is worn with multiple small tears and chipping at edges, heavy scuffing, no large or open tears. 160 pages on heavy paper with color plates on glossy paper. Profusely illustrated in b&w and color. Contents include costume of Balkans, Caucasus, Ukraine, Near East, Iran, (Persia) Afghanistan, Central Asia, India and Pakistan, High Borderlands, Kashmir, Nepal, Sikkim, Bhutan, tibet, Southeast Asia, China, Japan and Korea, Southeast Siberia, Manchuria, Hokkaido, Bonins & Siberia with b&w illustrations of typical clothing and then several full-page museum quality color photos of examples of actual clothing for MOST of the above regions. 129861 
Price: 75.50 USD
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To Japan With Love: A Travel Guide for the Connoisseur, Heiter, Celeste; George, Robert
To Japan With Love: A Travel Guide for the Connoisseur

Early Korea: Reconsidering Early Korean History Through Archaeology ; Volume 1, No Author
Early Korea: Reconsidering Early Korean History Through Archaeology ; Volume 1

Forest Guardians, Forest Destroyers: The Politics of Environmental Knowledge in Northern Thailand, Forsyth, Tim; Walker, Andrew
Forest Guardians, Forest Destroyers: The Politics of Environmental Knowledge in Northern Thailand

Linguistic Expeditions, Sohn, Ho-Min
Linguistic Expeditions

Acts and scenes : Western drama in Korean Theater, Miy He, Kim;
Acts and scenes : Western drama in Korean Theater

Japanese Art: Personal Selections from the Mary and Jackson Burke Collection, Burke, Mary Griggs
Japanese Art: Personal Selections from the Mary and Jackson Burke Collection

 
 


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