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Wild Flowers of South China and Hong Kong Around the Year

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

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Hong Kong, Sino-American Publishing Co.:

Seller ID: 078264

ISBN: 09049170029

Condition: Near Fine


Paintings of 255 flowering plants from living specimens by Beryl M. Walden. Identifications, names, ecological notes, descriptions and economic uses prepared by Shiu Ying Hu. 83 pages. Index. No date of publication listed. View more info

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Lamasery of Harmony and Peace

By: Wang Shu (editor)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Beijing, China, Foreign Languages Press: 2002

Seller ID: 136431

ISBN: 7119031538

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 80 pages. Text in English and Japanese. Many color photographs of Yonghegong temple in Beijing with accompanying text. 8 1/4"w x 81/4"h. Slight foxing to endpapers. View more info

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Cream of Dunhuang Art /Tun-huang i shu ching hua, The

By: Wenjie, Duan (Editor)

Price: $18.95

Publisher: Beijing, Polyspring Co., Ltd.: 1996

Seller ID: 136435

ISBN: 962331007X

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 127 pages. 9 7/8"w x 9 1/2"h. "This picture-album offers you 136 masterpieces of the mural paintings, painted sculptures, silk-paintings, brick-paintings and calligraphies in Dunhuang art, adding an academic thesis and the simple explanations of the plates." Text in English and Chinese. View more info

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China: Mother of Gardens

By: Wilson, Ernest H.

Price: $189.00

Publisher: N Y, Benjamin Blom: 1971

Seller ID: 121131

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 408 pages. With fold-out map and 61 illustrations from photographs taken by the author. Previous owner's inscription inside. Purple cloth boards with silver lettering and design. Bumped very lightly at corners, otherwise in excellent conditon, showing little to no wear. View more info

Chinese Architecture (Chinese Culture and Art Series)

By: Xiao Mo

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Culture and Art Publishing House: 1999

Edition: Ex-Libris

Seller ID: 095936

ISBN: 7503918284

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. NOTE: The correct title for this book with this ISBN is Chinese Architecture, by Xiao Mo. It is in the "Chinese Culture and Art Series." View more info

Saltwater City: An Illustrated History of the Chinese in Vancouver

By: Yee, Paul

Price: $18.95

Publisher: Vancouver, BC, Canada, Douglas & McIntyre, Limited: 1988

Seller ID: 119165

ISBN: 0888946163

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 174 pages. Many large format b&w photos. Chapters include: Before saltwater from old world to new; Early Chinatown: putting down roots; Chinese Canadians: the community grows; Hard times: racism, depression and war; etc. View more info

Saltwater City: An Illustrated History of the Chinese in Vancouver

By: Yee, Paul

Price: $7.82

Publisher: Vancouver, BC, Canada, Douglas & McIntyre, Limited: 1988

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 130271

ISBN: 0888946163

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 174 pages. Many large format b&w photos. Chapters include: Before saltwater from old world to new; Early Chinatown: putting down roots; Chinese Canadians: the community grows; Hard times: racism, depression and war; etc. View more info

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Stories From Chinese Mythology

By: Yuan Ke; Translated By Ke Wen-li & Hou Mei-xue

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Nankai University Press: 1993

Seller ID: 118215

ISBN: 7310003519

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. In a very good slipcase. Patterned silk cover. 438 pages. Text in English. View more info

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Coming of Pig, The

By: Yuan, Fang

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Beijing, Foreign Languages Press: 1985

Seller ID: 118238

ISBN: 0835114643

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 54 pages. Colorful illustrations. From the novel, "Journey to the West." View more info

Unexpurgated Translation of Book of Songs, An

By: Yuanzhong, Xu. trans.

Price: $43.45

Publisher: Beijing, China, Panda Books: 1994

Seller ID: 062676

ISBN: 0835131432

Condition: Very Good


Bumped top corner of spine. Slightly creased corners of covers. Clean interior. 359 pages. View more info

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Basic Chinese Boxing

By: Yun, Cai

Price: $45.95

Publisher: Wan Li Book Co.: 1982

Seller ID: 139275

Condition: Near Fine


247 pages with b&w illustrations with movement lines on nearly every page. Chapters include Fists, palms, hooks and claws, Leg snapping (cutting and smashing, two feet kick, patting and locking ), Strength boxing, Hand to hand fight boxing, etc. Text is in Chinese and English. View more info

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Penjing: The Chinese Art of Miniature Gardens

By: Yunhua, Hu

Price: $23.95

Publisher: Portland, Oregon, U.S.A., Timber Press: 1982

Seller ID: 130201

ISBN: 0917304705

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 166 pages. Many photos and illustrations. Tears on dust jacket. View more info

Chinese Films and Television Plays

By: Zhang, Baiqing;Zhu, Chengyao

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Culture and Art Publishing House: 1999

Edition: Ex Libris, 2nd. Ed.

Seller ID: 107247

ISBN: 7503918322

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean. 183 pages, many color & b&w photos, sections (each with several chapters) include: Birth and Start of Chinese Cinema 1905 - 1948 Development and Ups and Downs of Chinese Cinema 1949 - 1976, Explorations and Progress of Chinese Cinema 1977 - 1997, Maturing of Chinese Television 1958 - 1997 . Text is in English. View more info

Chinese Films and Television Plays

By: Zhang, Baiqing;Zhu, Chengyao

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Culture and Art Publishing House: 1999

Edition: Ex Libris, 2nd. Ed.

Seller ID: 119850

ISBN: 7503918322

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean. 183 pages, many color & b&w photos, sections (each with several chapters) include: Birth and Start of Chinese Cinema 1905 - 1948 Development and Ups and Downs of Chinese Cinema 1949 - 1976, Explorations and Progress of Chinese Cinema 1977 - 1997, Maturing of Chinese Television 1958 - 1997 . Text is in English. View more info

Traditional Chinese Flower and Bird Painting

By: Zhizhen

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Beijing, Foreign Languages Press: 1989

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 112084

ISBN: 0835121135

Condition: Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. 79 pages. Color plates. Translation of: Zhongguo hua niao hua. Title also in Chinese on cover: Yu Zhizhen Liu Lishang hua ji. View more info

Best of Traditional Chinese Medicine

By: Zhu-Fan, Xie

Price: $7.84

Publisher: Beijing, New World Press: 1995

Seller ID: 117553

ISBN: 7800052281

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 158 pages. View more info