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Memories of Wind and Waves: A Self-Portrait of Lakeside Japan

By: Saga, Dr. Junichi

Price: $41.00

Publisher: Cary, North Carolina, U.S.A., Kodansha Amer Inc: 2002

Seller ID: 102134

ISBN: 4770027583

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library book with usual stickers, stamps, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean. 254 pages translated from Japanese in four sections: Takase Riverboats, Fisher Folk of Lake Kasumigaura, Village Life & Town Life. View more info

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Silent Temples, Songful Hearts: Traditional Music of Cambodia

By: Sam-Ang Sam; Cambell, Patricia S.

Price: $34.50

Publisher: U.S.A., World Music Press,U.S.: 1991

Seller ID: 140157

ISBN: 0937203378

Condition: Very Good


Book is in excellent condition with occasional underlining to text in light pencil. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. An in-depth yet non-technical collection of Khmer music, geared for us in the music or social studies classroom, community outreach programs, or courses in ethnomusicology or Southeast Asian Studies. Book includes a wide variety of songs and inst... View more info

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Calligraphy of Ho See-fai

By: See-fai, Ho

Price: $185.00

Publisher: Canada, W&Y Cultural Products: 1996

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 100053

Condition: Fine


129 pages on photo quality paper, contents include Preface:"Writing about my oracle-bone script" Calligraphy with sections on: Oracle-bone Script; Bonze Inscription; Big Seal Script; Drum-stone Inscription; Lady's Calligraphy; Small Seal Script; Clerical Script; Standard Script; Running Script; Running-cursive Script; Cursive Script; Wild Cursive Script; Various Scripts. Selection of Seals (in red ink) pages 119 - 126 with Biography and Editoral Notes to end. B... View more info

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Buglers on the Home Front: The Wartime Practice of the Qiyue School

By: Shu, Yunzhong

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Herndon, Virginia, U.S.A., State Univ of New York Pr: 2000

Seller ID: 123786

ISBN: 0791444376

Condition: Fine


Brand new book in excellent condition in every respect. 207 pages. View more info

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Buglers on the Home Front: The Wartime Practice of the Qiyue School

By: Shu, Yunzhong

Price: $24.90

Publisher: Herndon, Virginia, U.S.A., State Univ of New York Pr: 2000

Seller ID: 123787

ISBN: 0791444376

Condition: Fine


Brand new book in excellent condition in every respect. 207 pages. View more info

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Hong Kong Apothecary; A Vistual History of Chinese Medicine Packaging

By: Simon Go

Price: $44.95

Publisher: MCCM Creations: 2001

Seller ID: 118299

ISBN: 9628681621

Condition: Near Fine


Nearly new copy with very light scuffing to covers, tiny bump at top of spine, tiny bump at top corner front cover. Interior perfect. 199 pages, all color, visually very rich. View more info

Broken Triangle: Peking, Djakarta, and the PKI, The

By: Simon, Sheldon W.

Price: $16.50

Publisher: Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.A., Johns Hopkins: 1969

Edition: Ex Libris, 2nd. Ed.

Seller ID: 139309

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. View more info

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Passage to Vietnam : Seven Days Through the Eyes of Seventy Photographers

By: Smolan, Rick; Erwitt, Jennifer

Price: $135.95

Publisher: Sausalito, CA, U.S.A., Against All Odds Productions: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: By Author

Seller ID: 087081

ISBN: 1885559003

Condition: Very Good +


Signed by author on front endpaper "With best wishes from the author Rich Smolan." Only flaws are very small piece out of lover front corner of dust jacket and impact through jacket to spine about 1' from top; otherwise as new. Warpped in protective mylar jacket. View more info

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Linguistic Expeditions

By: Sohn, Ho-Min

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Seoul, Korea, Hanshin Publishing Company: 1986

Inscription: Inscribed By Author

Seller ID: 131958

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 550 pages. Inscribed by author. View more info

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Mythology of Asia and the Far East: Myths and Legends of China, Japan, Thailand, Malaysia and Indonesia

By: Storm, Rachel

Price: $24.95

Publisher: London, Southwater Pub: 2003

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 116871

ISBN: 1842157469

Condition: Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Slight water damage. 96 pages. View more info

India Antica (Le Grandi Civilta)

By: Taddei, Maurizio

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Arnoldo Mondadori Editore: 1972

Seller ID: 109079

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library book with usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean of marking of any kind. 1972. Ril. Sovracoperta, cm. 25x33, pp. 191, 112 ill. a col. Importante documento del grande orientalista Italiano in una opera divulgativa corredata di un'ottimo corredi iconografico. L'India e il Buddhismo, la rinascita dell'Induismo e India e cultura moderna. Large color prints of the classics of Indian & Buddhist sculpture. Text is in Italian. View more info

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The Cambridge History of Southeast Asia: From Early Times to C. 1800 (Volume I)

By: Tarling, Nicholas (ed.)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: N Y., Cambridge Univ Pr: 1992

Seller ID: 117029

ISBN: 0521355052

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 655 pages. Volume I. View more info

Sarawak Style

By: Tettoni, Luca Invernizzi; Edric Ong

Price: $45.95

Publisher: Times Editions: 2001

Seller ID: 142600

ISBN: 9812047379

Condition: Very Good


Book is in excellent condition with very light wear to covers only. Binding is solid and square, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Dust jacket shows the slightest signs of shelf wear only, no tears. Oblong format with orange cloth covers, white titles. 224 pages, heavily illustrated with 350 photos investigating a myriad collection of aspects of Sarawak style. Sections include Peolple, heritage and culture, The art of Sarawak, The architectura... View more info

Folk Crafts in Thailand: A Collection and Study of Wickerwork in Central Provinces

By: Thailand; Manot Kongkanan

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Bangkok, National Committee on Culture: 1996

Edition: Ex Libris, 2nd. Ed.

Seller ID: 106637

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. 159 pages, many b&w photo, illustrations, View more info

Malays: A Cultural History, The

By: Tham, Seong Chee;Winstedt, Sir Richard Olof

Price: $15.36

Publisher: Singapore, Graham Brash Ltd.: 1981

Seller ID: 107269

ISBN: 9971990156

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked copy, with a tight binding. View more info

Transhimalaya ; Archaeologia Mundi

By: Tucci, Giuseppe

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Nagel Publishers: 1973

Seller ID: 111681

ISBN: 2826305751

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with usual stamps, stickers, etc. Text/interior is clean of marking or any kind. Maps, many plates, some in color, Bibliography, comparative chronology View more info

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Tibetan Folk Songs from Gyantse and Western Tibet

By: Tucci, Giuseppe (collected and translated by)

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Ascona, Switzerland, Artibus Asiae Publishers: 1966

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 108711

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 200 pages. 18 b&w plates. Contents: List of Abbreviations; Preface to the Second edition; Introduction; Part I -- Folk Songs from Gyantse and marriage songs, text, translation; Part II -- Songs from Western Tibet, Introdution, Text, Translation; Part III -- On sume nuptial rituals in Spiti; Appendices -- I The New Year's festival, Text in Tibetan characters, Summa... View more info

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Coloured Illustrations of Sea Shore Animals of Japan

By: Utinomi, Huzio

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Japan, Koikusha: 1956

Edition: Ex Libris

Seller ID: 099973

Condition: Near Fine


Ex-library book with usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean. Well-cared for, with mylar over dust jacket, spotless text, no tears to dust jacket. Photographs of sea shore life: many crabs, plants, squid, octopi, lobster, shrimp, sea-urchins, coral, etc., usually 8-10 to a page on white background. Text is Japanese, but titles are in english & Japanese with the same in the index. Vivid photos on glossy paper. View more info

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Wild Flowers of South China and Hong Kong Around the Year Part Two

By: Walden, B.M. And Hu, S.Y.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Hong Kong, All Noble Company Ltd.: 1987

Seller ID: 078265

ISBN: 9627286028

Condition: Near Fine


Paintings of 300 flowering plants from living specimens by Beryl M. Walden. Identifications, names, ecological notes, descriptions and economic uses prepared by Shiu Ying Hu. 102 pages. Index. View more info

Naked Tree, the

By: Wan-so Pak ; Young-nan Yu (trans.)

Price: $78.95

Publisher: Cornell University: 1995

Seller ID: 117173

Condition: Fine


1st Edition, 188 pages with light blue cloth boards and black lettering to covers and spine. Book is in excellent condition in every respect with no marking of any kind. Appears new. View more info