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Tibetan Empire in Central Asia: A History of the struggle for Great Power Among Tibetans, Turks, Arabs, and Chinese During the Early Middle Ages.
by Beckwith, Christopher I.
Published by: Princeton University Press
, 1987
Paperback
Paperback, 8vo, 281pp with index. A couple light creases at lower corner of front cover, else Near Fine. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$20.00
Book #102012
Prehistory of Sri Lanka. An Ecological Perspective. Memoir Volume 8 Parts I & II (Two Volumes)
by Deraniyagala, S. U.
Published by: Department of Archaeological Survey
, 1993
Hardcover
Hardcover, 4to. Two volumes (volume 8, parts I and II). Inscribed and signed by author on FFEP of Part I. 813 pp with index. Bookplates on verso of FFEPs. Mild bumping to corners, else Near Fine in like dj. DJs have mild dust soiling and edgewear. Protected in Mylar. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$137.50
Book #92326
America's Insular Possessions in two Volumes (2 vols)
by Forbes-Lindsay, C. H.
Published by: John C. Winston
, 1906
Hardcover
Hardcover, 8vo. 1st edition. 2 volumes elaborately gilt decorative cloth, cloth dustjackets, teg. Housed in slipcase. Numerous tissue-guarded plates. 566 and 560 pp. DJs show slight sunning along spine. Slipcase has light wear. Else FINE. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$38.50
Book #61607
Peoples of Pakistan an Ethnic History
by Gankovsky, Yu. V.
Published by: People's Publishing House
, 1973
Hardcover
Hardcover, 8vo, 247 pp with index. Moderate toning to pages. POS on FFEP and bookplate on verso of FFEP. Else FINE in VERY GOOD dust jacket. DJ has mild rubbing, edgewear to extremities, else VG. Price not clipped. Protected in Mylar. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$35.00
Book #92999
Thai Art and Culture: Historic manuscripts from Western Collections
by Ginsburg, Henry
Published by: British Library
, 2000
Hardcover
Hardcover, 4to. 138pp; color illus throughout. Fine in like dust jacket. Protected in Mylar. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$25.00
Book #27356
Problem of the Pacific in the Twentieth Century
by Golovin, General N.
Published by: Charles Scribner's Sons
, 1922
Hardcover
Hard cover, 8vo. First U.S. edition. 256pp. with bibliography and appendices. 6 maps included. Previous owner stamp on fep with minor foxing along edges of the leafs. dj has signifigant rubbing with several closed tears and wear arouns spine and extremities. Very Good+/Good
$33.00
Book #78949
South Asian Archaeology. Papers from the First International Conference of South Asian Archaeologists Held in the University of Cambridge
by Hammond, Norman [Ed.]
Published by: Noyes Press
, 1973
Hardcover
Hardcover, 8vo, 308pp. with index. Copious b/w images. POS on ffep, bookplate on ffep verso. Dj backstrip sunned. NEAR FINE/NEAR FINE.
$12.50
Book #90943
Zajagan. Menschen und Gotter in der Mongolei.
by Haslund-Christensen, Hennig
Published by: Union Deutsche Verlagsgefellschaft
, 1111
Hardcover
Hardcover, 8vo, 277pp + folding map. B/w photograph plates throughout. No publishing date. Text in German. Head of spine lightly frayed, faintly & intermittenly foxed throughout, front eps partially split to front hinge, else clean, tightly bound, VG. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$20.00
Book #43593
Warriors of the Steppe a Military History of Central Asia 500 B. C. To 1700 A. D.
by Hildinger, Erik
Published by: Sarpedon
, 1997
Hardcover
Hardcover, 8vo. 260 pp with index. Mild bumping to foot corners of boards. Else fine in like dust jacket. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$11.00
Book #102035
Marching Orders the Role of the Military in South Korea's "Economic Miracle" 1961-1971
by Huer, Jon
Published by: Greenwood Press
, 1989
Hardcover
Hardcover, 8vo. 219 pp. Torn spot to spine cloth, else VERY GOOD. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$13.75
Book #2518
Mani-Rimdu Sherpa Dance-Drama
by Jerstad, Luther G.
Published by: University of Washington Press
, 1969
Hardcover
Hard cover, 8vo., 192pp. with index. Book written by one of the first Americans to climb Mount Everest, and signed with author's inscription reading, "with best wishes for an enjoyable Everest trek." Faint bumping to board corners. Else VERY GOOD + in like dust jacket. DJ has light dust soiling to rear panel, mild edgewear to corners and spine extremities. Price not clipped. Protected in Mylar. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$25.00
Book #77585
South Asia. Selective Studies of The Essential Geography of India, Pakistan, and Ceylon.
by Johnson, B. L. C.
Published by: Heinemann Educational
, 1971
Hardcover
Hardcover, small 4to. B&W photos and figures throughout. 164 pp with index. Previous owner's name stamp on front free endpaper and bookplate on verso. Mild bumping to board corners. Else VG+ in like dust jacket. DJ has a few small tears and chips at edges. Price clipped. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$15.00
Book #92278
Inner Asian Frontiers of China
by Lattimore, Owen
Published by: Oxford University Press
, 1992
Hardcover
Hardcover, 8vo, 585pp with index. 11 b/w maps throughout. Remainder marks on bottom page edges, spine extremities lightly bumped. Dustjacket has some mild wear along edges with light wrinkling to inner flap, and a small closed tear near crown of spine, else Very Good+. Jacket now protected in mylar. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$40.00
Book #102008
Tradition, Revolution, and Market Economy in a North Vietnamese Village, 1925-2006
by Luong, Hy V.
Published by: University of Hawai'i Press
, 2010
Paperback
Paperback, 8vo, 333pp with index. Some b/w photographs throughout. Price sticker remainder on rear cover, else FINE. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$13.75
Book #100716
Modern History of Hindostan. Comprehending That of the Greek Empire of Bactria, and Other Great Asiatic Kingdoms, Bordering on Its Western Frontier. Commencing at the Period of the Death of Alexander
by Maurice, Thomas
Published by: Printed for the Author By W. Bulmer
, 1802
Leather Bound
First edition. 2 vol. set. 1802-03. 3/4 calf & marbled boards. Rebound with new epp, leather labels, 5 raised bands. Vol I in 2 parts w/2 title pages. Large folding hand-colored map, 508 pp. Vol II, 2 parts + supplement, 674 pp, I engraved plate. Old library stamp on top & bottom edges, no other markings. Else fine. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$400.00
Book #93615
Histoire Moderne Des Chinois, Des Japonnois, Des Indiens, Des Persans, Des Turcs, Des Russiens, &c. Tome Quatrieme. Histoire Des Indiens. Seconde Partie Indiens Etablis Entre le Gange et l' Indus
by Rollin, M.
Published by: Desaint
, 1765
Hardcover
First edition. Cont. calf, 5 raised bands, leather label, marbled epp, edges stained red, small 8vo, viii, 486pp, 5pp. Approbation & errata. Text in French. Joints moderately cracked, but secure, corners and spine extremeties moderately worn, light dampstain to edge of pages at bottom corner, internally unmarked, binding sound. VG-. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$66.00
Book #73302
Kyrgyz and Their Reed Screens
by Sommer, John L.
Published by: Published By Author
, 1996
Hardcover
Hardcover, 4to. Color and B&W photographs. Author signed on title page. 168 pp with glossary. FINE in near fine dust jacket. DJ spine panel faded, else FINE.
$25.00
Book #88567
Physical Anthropology of Ceylon
by Stoudt, Howard W.
Published by: Colombo Museum
, 1961
Hardcover
Stiff card wraps, small 4to, 180pp with index. Ceylon National Museums' Ethnographic Series Publications No. 2. A few b/w images throughout. Stamp on front cover and ffep, light foxing and soiling to wraps, mild bumping at corners and spine extremities, else VG. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$60.00
Book #91956
Ho Chi Minh a Portrait
by Thomas, David C., et al.
Published by: Youth Publishing House
, 2003
Hardcover
Hardcover, small 4to. 139 pp, copiously illustrated. FINE in NEAR FINE dust jacket. DJ has faint edgewear, else fine. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$20.00
Book #31544
Born in Tibet
by Trungpa, Chogyam. Esme Cramer Roberts
Published by: Helen and Kurt Wolff / Harcourt, Brace & World
, 1968
Hardcover
Hardcover, 8vo. First US edition. 264 pp with index. Previous owner's signature on front free endpaper. Small ink note on rear ep. Mild bumping to foot forecorner of front board. Else VERY GOOD + in like dust jacket. DJ has mild edgewear, price clipped. Protected in Mylar. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$38.50
Book #95167
Introduction to the Arts of Thailand
by Van Beek, Steve & Luca Invernizzi Tettoni
Published by: Travel Publishing Asia Limited
, 1985
Hardcover
Hardcover, 4to. 220 pp, profusely illustrated in b/w & color. FINE in NEAR FINE dust jacket. DJ has mild edgewear, else fine. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$13.75
Book #66307
Four Little Dragons The Spread of Industrialization in East Asia
by Vogel, Ezra F.
Published by: Harvard University Press
, 1991
Hardcover
Hardcover, 8vo, 138 pp. Slight fade to top edge of boards. Else FINE in VERY GOOD dust jacket. DJ has mild edgewear, price clipped. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$15.00
Book #74980
Korean Tales
by Voorhees, Melvin (Lt. Col.)
Published by: Simon & Schuster
, 1952
Hardcover
Hardcover, 8vo. First edition. 209 pp. Mild tone to page edges. Slight tone to spine cloth. Mild wear to spine extremities. Else VERY GOOD. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$9.00
Book #20033
Tokugawa Collection No Robes and Masks
by Yoshinobu, Tokugawa; Okochi, Sadao
Published by: Japan Society for the Promotion of Science
, 1977
Paperback
Stiff wraps with jacket, folio, 278 pp. Photos throughout, some in color. In slipcase. FINE condition. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$12.50
Book #70721
Korea 31 Contemporary Women Artists 17-23. Sep. 1986 Kwan-Hun Gallery
by [By Title]
Published by: Kwan-Hun Gallery
, 1986
Paperback
Stiff wraps, 4to, full-page color plates. Text in English & Korean. Spine sunned. Mild edgewear to wraps. Else FINE. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
$16.50
Book #70173
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