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The Literary Mind and the Carving of Dragons, Lieu Hsieh
121 Lieu Hsieh The Literary Mind and the Carving of Dragons
Hong Kong The Chinese University of Hong Kong Pres 2015 9629965852 / 9789629965853 New Revised Edition Paperback Fine 
Hong Kong: The Chinese University of Hong Kong Pres, 2015 lxix, 352 pp Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Covers are bright and undamaged.. New Revised Edition. Trade Paperback. Fine. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Manchuria Land of Opportunities Illustrated from Photographs with Diagrams and Maps., Logan, Thomas F.
122 Logan, Thomas F. Manchuria Land of Opportunities Illustrated from Photographs with Diagrams and Maps.
New York South Manchuria Railway 1922 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket 
New York: South Manchuria Railway, 1922 113 pp with B&W plates and a fold-out map. Written by an American, the book justifies and praises the Japanese occupation of Manchuria. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Tan paper boards with a tan cloth spine are clean and undamaged, front board slightly bowed.. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 
Price: 95.00 USD
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China's Great Train Beijing's Drive West and the Remaking of Tibet, Lustgarten, Abrahm
123 Lustgarten, Abrahm China's Great Train Beijing's Drive West and the Remaking of Tibet
Times Books 2008 0805083243 / 9780805083248 First Edition Paperback Very Good Plus 
Times Books, 2008 288 pp. Advance reader's edition,( the pagination is slightly different from the first edition, but the entire text is here.) In 2006 the Chinese government fulfilled a fifty-year plan to build a railroad into Tibet, thefinal manoever in strengthening China's hold over this remote frontier province. Through the lives of the Chinese and Tibetans swept up in the project, Fortune magazine writer, Abrahm Lustgarten explores the "wild west" atmosphere of the Chinese economy today.. First Edition. Trade Paperback. Very Good Plus. First Edition. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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Richard's Comprehensive Geography of the Chinese Empire and Dependencies, Ly, M, S.J.
124 Ly, M, S.J. Richard's Comprehensive Geography of the Chinese Empire and Dependencies
Shanghai T'usewie Press 1908 Hardcover Near Fine No Jacket 
Shanghai: T'usewie Press, 1908 xviii, 713 pp.with four oversize fold-out color maps tucked under a cloth band on each endpaper pastedown. First published in French in 1905, Translated from the French by M. Kennally, Society of Jesuits with some updates and revisions.Designed to aid European and American business interests and considerably more than just a geography of China, the book concentrates on the political organization and trade of each region with additional information on Tibet , Manchuria and Chinese Turkistan. Text is clean, tiht and unmarked. Maps are "as new," Contemporary owner's name on second free page. Brown cloth boards with black stamped titles and a drawing of a dragon show no damage sava closed split along rear hinge. Size: Thick 8 Vo. Cloth. Near Fine/No Jacket. 
Price: 525.00 USD
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Reilly's Battery  a Story of the Boxer Rebellion, MacCloskey, Monro
125 MacCloskey, Monro Reilly's Battery a Story of the Boxer Rebellion
Richards Rosen Press 1969 First Edition. Hardcover Good Good 
Richards Rosen Press, 1969 191 pp with B&W illustrations in text. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Library markings and pocket (US Air Force) Decorative library binding boards are lightly soiled. From the Military Research Series. First Edition.. Hard Cover. Good/Good. 9 " x 12". Ex-Library. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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126 Maillar, Ella K. Forbidden Journey - from Peking to Kashmir
Henry Holt 1937 Hardcover Good No Jacket 
Henry Holt, 1937 xiv, 306 pp with B&W plates in text. Maps on endpapers.owner's bookplate on FFP. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Tan cloth boards are faded along spine.. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. 
Price: 59.00 USD
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127 Malcom, the Rev. Howard Travels in South-eastern Asia, Embracing Hindustan, Malaya, Siam and China, with Notices of Numerous Missionary Stations and a Full Account of the Burman Empire
London George Routledge & Co. 1848 Hardcover Good 
London: George Routledge & Co., 1848 xi, 364 pp with large folding map bound-in before text. Described on title page as 'two volumes in one.' this is a later edition of the original published in 1839.Text is clean, tight and unmarked, page edges gilt. Library bookplate on front pastedown. Red embossed cloth boards have gold-stamped image of cart and bullocks. Top of spine is missing a large chip. . Hardcover. Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Ex-Library. 
Price: 160.00 USD
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Manchurian Adventure, Mangeot, Sylvain
128 Mangeot, Sylvain Manchurian Adventure
William Morrow & Co. 1975 0688002242 / 9780688002244 First American Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
William Morrow & Co., 1975 279 pp. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. DJ is clean and intact with a little rubbing.. First American Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 14.00 USD
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129 Mathews, R H. Mathew's Chinese-English Dictionary Revised American Edition + A Chinese-English Dictionary Revised English Index
Cambridge Harvard University Press 1966 10th Printing Hardcover Very Good No Jacket 
Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1966 xxiii, 1226 pp. Text is clean and unmarked, Library stamp on page edges. Black cloth boards are clean and undamaged. Professionally double-cased in black paper board along with "A Chinese-English Dictionary: Revised English Index", Harvard University Press 1947. 186 pp. This second book does not appear to be ex-libe. Heavy book, check with seller for overseas shipping costs.. 10th Printing. Cased Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. Ex-Library. 
Price: 55.00 USD
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130 McRae, Michael The Siege of Shangri-La: The Quest for Tibet's Sacred Hidden Paradise
U.S.A. Broadway 2002 0767904850 / 9780767904858 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine 
U.S.A.: Broadway, 2002 229 pp The Tsangpo River Gorge, at the far eastern end of the Himalayas, remained until the 1990's the last area of Eurasia left uncharted by Westerners. The Seige of Shangri-La is the story of this three-mile deep canyon's exploration as both a geographical and spiritual destination. A good companion-book to Wickliffe Walker's "Courting the Diamond Sow," which concentrates more on the whitewater kayaqking of the Tsangpo. text is clean, tight and unmarked. DJ is bright and undamaged. #001931. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 11.00 USD
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Drugging a Nation the Story of China and the Opium Curse, Merwin, Samuel
131 Merwin, Samuel Drugging a Nation the Story of China and the Opium Curse
New York Fleming H. Revll 1908 First Edition Hardcover Fine No Jacket 
New York: Fleming H. Revll, 1908 212 pp with 12 B&W plates and a portrait of He E. Tong Shao -I, leader of the Opium Reform Movement frontis with tissue guard. A journalistic report on the opium trade in China and the Chinese efforts to fend off the Western powers who were promoting and supplying the trade. Samuel Merwin (1874 - 1936) was a reporter sent to China in 1907 by Success Magazine to investigate the opium problem and this book is the hardcover edition of articles published in the magazine. It includes, as an appendix in the form of a letter from the field by Charles F. Gammon, the editor of Success Magazine, an eyewitness account of a public burning of a mountain of valuable opium smoking paraphernalia in Shanghai in 1908. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Previous owner's bookplate on front pastedown. Red decorative cloth boards with drawings of poppies and opium pipes are "near fine" with a little fading to the spine, otherwise clean, vividly colored and undamaged. Scarce. No other copies currently on offer. Size: 5" x 7.5". First Edition. Decorative Cloth. Fine/No Jacket. First Edition. 
Price: 695.00 USD
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China Stratigraphy Paleogeography and Tectonics, Meyer, Arthur A., kamen-Kaye, Maurice; Chin Chen  & Taner, Irfan
132 Meyer, Arthur A., kamen-Kaye, Maurice; Chin Chen & Taner, Irfan China Stratigraphy Paleogeography and Tectonics
Netherlands Kluwer Academic Publishers 1991 0792309723 / 9780792309727 Hardcover As New 
Netherlands: Kluwer Academic Publishers, 1991 viii, 183 pp plus index. B&W maps and stratigraphic columns troughout. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Covers are bright and undamaged.. Pictorial Hard Cover. As New. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. 
Price: 195.00 USD
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133 Meyer, Karl E. & Brysac, Shareen Blair The China Collectors: America's Century Long Hunt for Asian Art Treasures
Palgrave Macmillan 2015 1137279761 / 9781137279767 1st Edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine 
Palgrave Macmillan, 2015 420 pp with B&W illustrations in text and 8 color plates. The text is clean, tight and unmarked. Remainder mark on botton edge. DJ is bright and undamaged. Now in protective mylar. By the authors of "The Plundered Past,' and 'Tournament of Shadows.' Discusses the very problamatic removal of wall paintings and sculptures from the Dun Huang and Silk Road region of Western China.. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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Building Hong Kong, Morris, Jan
134 Morris, Jan Building Hong Kong
Formasia 1995 9627283045 / 9789627283041 Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
Formasia, 1995 123 pp with color photography on every page. A history of the architecture of Hong Kong. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Blue paper boards have light rubbing to corners. Dust jacket is bright and undamaged. Slender Folio. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Slender Folio. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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135 Morwood, William Duel for the Middle Kingdom The Struggle Between Chaing Kai-shek and Mao Tse-tung for Control of China
Everest House 1980 0896960471 / 9780896960473 First Edition Hardcover Very Good + Very Good 
Everest House, 1980 Text is clean, tight, unmarked. Red textured boards are "as new". DJ is clean and bright, witha small tear on the bottom front.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good +/Very Good. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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Through Vermillion Gates, Munro, Eleanor C.
136 Munro, Eleanor C. Through Vermillion Gates
Pantheon 1971 First Edition. Hardcover Good No Jacket 
Pantheon, 1971 139 pp with B&W illustrations in text. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Yellow cloth boards have some soil, bumping to extremities.. First Edition.. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. First Edition. 
Price: 14.00 USD
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Hostage on the Yangtse Britain, China and the Amathyst Crisis of 1949, Murfett, Malcom H.
137 Murfett, Malcom H. Hostage on the Yangtse Britain, China and the Amathyst Crisis of 1949
Naval Institute Press 1991 0870212893 / 9780870212895 Second Printing Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
Naval Institute Press, 1991 313 pp with three maps and seven B&W illustrations. In 1949, as the Chinese Civil War was about to enter its final, explosive stage, a small British frigate was sent on a mission up the Yangtse to protect British citizens in Nanking. En route it was attacked by Chinese Communists and held hostage for several months before the crew managed to escape. This series of events was viewed very differently by the West and the Chinese. Using recently released official documents from the British Forign Office, the author attempts to review the events that led up to the attack and its diplomatic repurcussions on both sides. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Red cloth boards are clean and undamaged. Dust jacket has some rubbing to corners and edges.. Second Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 28.00 USD
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138 Napier, Priscilla Barbarian Eye Lord Napier in China, 1834 The Prelude to Hong Kong
London Brassey's 1995 1857531167 / 9781857531169 First English Language Edition Hardcover Fine Fine 
London: Brassey's, 1995 246 pp with 8 B&W plates. Would be "as new" but for an" in memoriam" stamp on FFP. A biography of Lord Napier and an account of the events surrounding the founding of Hong Kong written by a descendant. text is clean, tight and unmarked. DJ is immaculate.. First English Language Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 17.00 USD
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Dragon Hunter Roy Chapman Andrews and the Central Asian Expeditions, Novacek, Michael J.
139 Novacek, Michael J. Dragon Hunter Roy Chapman Andrews and the Central Asian Expeditions
Viking 2001 0670890936 / 9780670890934 1st Edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine 
Viking, 2001 344 pp with 32 B&W plates. Endpapers have maps of Mongolia.Text is clean, tight and unmarked. DJ is clean and bright with a closed repaired tear. In mylar jacket.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 11.00 USD
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140 Nozinski, Michael J. Outrage at Lincheng: China Enters the Twentieth Century
U.S.A. Glenbridge Pub Ltd 1990 0944435076 / 9780944435076 Hardcover Fine Near Fine 
U.S.A.: Glenbridge Pub Ltd, 1990 xxiii, 243 pp with 38 B&W illustrations and an excellent bibliography. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Dust jacket is "fine" save for being price-clipped.. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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