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1 Allen, Steve EXPLAINING CHINA An Objective View of Contemporary China
New York Crown Publishers, Inc. 1980 0-517-540622 / 9780517540626 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Slight wear to price clipped DJ; With 150 photographs, noted television personality Allen writes of his three visits to China ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 339 pages 
Price: 45.00 USD
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2 Anonymous CHINESE STORY ABOUT A TURTLE
Hardcover Near Fine 
7 page leporello, bound in green decorated cloth in NF case. 7 original watercolors and with chinese lettering. N. D. (contemporary) ; 8vo 
Price: 200.00 USD
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3 Anonymous CHINESE STORY ABOUT monks
Hardcover Near Fine 
6 page leporello, bound in green decorated cloth. 6 original watercolor drawings. N. D. (contemporary) ; 12mo 
Price: 100.00 USD
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4 Ayscough, Florence A CHINESE MIRROR Being Reflextions of the Reality Behind Appearance
London Jonathan Cape N.D. Hardcover Very Good+ Illustrated by Douglas, Lucille 
Browning to endpapers. Black tape to corners of boards--original? No date, circa mid-1920s; Beautiful red boards with design of gilt and silver rounds. Fold out map at rear. ; Drawings; 8vo; 464 pages 
Price: 100.00 USD
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FIRECRACKER LAND Pictures of the Chinese World for Younger Readers, Ayscough, Florence
5 Ayscough, Florence FIRECRACKER LAND Pictures of the Chinese World for Younger Readers
New York Houghton Mifflin Company 1932 Hardcover Very Good+ 
Light yellow boards a bit browning. Internally near fine; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 351 pages 
Price: 35.00 USD
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THE LONG MARCH A Book on China, Beauvoir, Simone De
6 Beauvoir, Simone De THE LONG MARCH A Book on China
Cleveland World Publishing Company 1958 First American Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket 
DJ lightly chipped on spine ends. One line of writing to rear endpaper ; 8vo; 513 pages 
Price: 100.00 USD
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7 Bigland, Eileen INTO CHINA
New York Macmillan Company 1940 First Edition Hardcover Good+ 
Endpapers browned from glue residue. Spine faded. Boards quite worn; 8vo; 299 pages 
Price: 50.00 USD
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VANISHING EDEN Wanderings in the Tropics, Birnbaum, Martin
8 Birnbaum, Martin VANISHING EDEN Wanderings in the Tropics
New York William E. Rudge's Sons 1942 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket 
Some open tears along DJ top edge. Yellow boards a bit darkening along edges ; The daily life how it used to be for thousands of years in the South Seas in Central Africa and Indonesia as well as Guatemala and Columbia. With numerous b&w photographs; 8vo; 201 pages 
Price: 120.00 USD
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BUSHWHACKING AND OTHER ASIATIC TALES AND MEMORIES, Clifford, Hugh (Sir)
9 Clifford, Hugh (Sir) BUSHWHACKING AND OTHER ASIATIC TALES AND MEMORIES
New York Harper & Brothers Publishers 1929 Hardcover Very Good+ 
Beautiful two color illustrations from woodcuts; 8vo; 331 pages 
Price: 45.00 USD
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10 Cornaby, W. Arthur A STRING OF CHINESE PEACH-STONES
London Charles H. Kelly 1895 Hardcover Very Good+ 
Back hinge started, front hinge weakening. Binding not tight but holding together. Some browning to fep and with previous owner's inscription and stamp; Black boards with gilt lettering and gilt design. Numerous b&w illustrations and two tissue guarded drawings in bold colors; 8vo; 479 pages 
Price: 250.00 USD
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A STRING OF CHINESE PEACH-STONES, Cornaby, W. Arthur
11 Cornaby, W. Arthur A STRING OF CHINESE PEACH-STONES
London Charles H. Kelly 1895 Hardcover Very Good 
Both hinges started. Endpapers, first and last few pages darkened. Small open tear to top right corner of front free endpaper. Former owner's name on front free endpaper which has also bled through to the half title page. Small bookseller's stamp to verso of ffep. Binding not tight ; Black boards with gilt lettering and gilt design. Numerous b&w illustrations and two tissue guarded drawings in bold colors; 8vo; 479 pages 
Price: 250.00 USD
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THE MAGIC SPEAR And Other Stories of China's Famous Heroes, Crane, Louise
12 Crane, Louise THE MAGIC SPEAR And Other Stories of China's Famous Heroes
New York Random House 1938 Hardcover Very Good in Good+ dust jacket 
DJ browning, a bit fraying and with detached but present DJ spine; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 244 pages 
Price: 75.00 USD
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13 Crow, Carl MASTER KUNG The Story of Confucius
New York Harper & Brothers Publishers 1937 First Edition Hardcover Very Good 
Spine sunned. Previous owner's name to fep. Very minor edgewear ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 347 pages 
Price: 45.00 USD
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MASTER KUNG The Story of Confucius, Crow, Carl
14 Crow, Carl MASTER KUNG The Story of Confucius
New York Harper & Brothers Publishers 1938 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket 
DJ browned, quite worn and with small chips and tears; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 347 pages 
Price: 60.00 USD
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15 Curtis, Lionel THE CAPITAL QUESTION OF CHINA
London MacMillan and Co. , Limited 1932 Hardcover Very Good+ 
Previous owner's name to front free endpaper. Foxing throughout; Four fold-out maps. Historical with a focus on trade; 8vo; 322 pages 
Price: 125.00 USD
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CHINESE MATCHBOX COVERS, Daguang, Zhou
16 Daguang, Zhou CHINESE MATCHBOX COVERS
Beijng Foreign Languages Press 1989 7-119-00390-9 / 9787119003900 First Edition Flexible covers Very Good+ 
Front cover a bit dog eared; Profusely illustrated; 4to; 172 pages 
Price: 50.00 USD
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TURKESTAN ALIVE New Travels in Chinese Central Asia, Davidson, Basil
17 Davidson, Basil TURKESTAN ALIVE New Travels in Chinese Central Asia
London Jonathan Cape 1957 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket 
DJ with a few small tears; Nicely illustrated with photographures. Fold-out map at rear; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 255 pages 
Price: 80.00 USD
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18 De Beauvoir, Simone THE LONG MARCH A Book on China
Cleveland World Publishing 1958 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
One closed tear to DJ and with minor fraying to top and bottom spine. Endpapers a bit browning; 8vo; 514 pages 
Price: 100.00 USD
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19 De Beauvoir, Simone THE LONG MARCH A Book on China
Cleveland World Publishing 1958 First American Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
Wear with chipping and small open tears to DJ. Spine browned. Corners bumped. Slight dampstaining to top area, not affecting text ; De Beauvoir explains the transition of China from Democratic Revolution to Socialist Revolution ; 8vo; 514 pages 
Price: 75.00 USD
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20 Destenay, Anne L. NAGEL'S ENCYCLOPEDIA-GUIDE CHINA
Geneva Nagel Publishers 1968 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Slight wear & tear to DJ; 14 colored maps or plans, 92 in black and white, and a 25-page atlas; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 1504 pages 
Price: 60.00 USD
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