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Dragon Hunter Roy Chapman Andrews and the Central Asian Expeditions, Novacek, Michael J.
141 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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142 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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143 Osbourne, Milton River Road to China the Mekong River Expedition 1866-73
Liveright 1975 0871405784 / 9780871405784 First Edition Hardcover Good Very Good Plus 
Liveright, 1975 249 pp withy B&W illustrations in text. The Frenchman, Francis Garnier, led an expedition up the Mekong from Saigon in Viet Nam to Kumming in Southern China in search of a useable trade route to China. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Library pocket and markings on flyleaf. DJ is bright and intact, with mylar protector taped on. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/Very Good Plus. Ex-Library. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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144 Pamela Kyle Crossley Orphan Warriors: Three Manchu Generations and the End of the Qing World
Princeton University Press 1991 0691008779 / 9780691008776 Paperback Near Fine 
Princeton University Press, 1991 305 pp. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Covers are bright and undamaged.. Trade Paperback. Near Fine. 
Price: 24.00 USD
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145 Pamela Yatsko New Shanghai: The Rocky Rebirth of China's Legendary City
Singapore John C. Wiley 2003 0471479152 / 9780471479154 Paperback As New 
Singapore: John C. Wiley, 2003 310 pp. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Covers are bright and undamaged.. Trade Paperback. As New. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Cowboys and Culrtivators  The Chinese of Inner Mongolia, Pasternak, Burton & Salaff, Janet W.
146 Pasternak, Burton & Salaff, Janet W. Cowboys and Culrtivators The Chinese of Inner Mongolia
Boulder, Co Westview Press 1993 0813318777 / 9780813318776 First Edition Paperback Fine Fine 
Boulder, Co: Westview Press, 1993 280 pp with four B&W plates and one map. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Stamps from the Asia Foundation on title page. Red cloth boards with gold-stamped title are clean and undamaged. DJ is clean, bright, undamaged, in mylar wrapper.. First Edition. Printer Wrapper. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 95.00 USD
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Kowloon Tong  a Novel of Hong Kong, Paul Theroux
147 Paul Theroux Kowloon Tong a Novel of Hong Kong
Houghton Mifflin 1997 0395860296 / 9780395860298 1st Edition Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Signed
Houghton Mifflin, 1997 243 pp. Text is clean, tight and unmarked signed by author on half-title page. DJ is intact save for a short closed tear, slightly rippled. Now in protective mylar.. By Author. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 27.00 USD
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Peking, Perckhammer, Heinz V.
148 Perckhammer, Heinz V. Peking
Berlin Albertus-verlag 1928 Hardcover Fair No Jacket 
Berlin: Albertus-verlag, 1928 xx, 200pp with sepia photos on every page..Text is tight and unmarked, yellowed. Grey cloth boards are soiled, with the upper section of the spine re-attached. Bookplate and signature of the art historian, George Henry McCall. Stunning photography.. Hardcover. Fair/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. 
Price: 275.00 USD
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149 Pomfret, John Chinese Lessons Five Classmates and the Story of the New China
New York Henry Holt and Company 2006 0805076158 / 9780805076158 Stated First Edition Hardcover Very Good Near Fine 
New York: Henry Holt and Company, 2006 315 pp with 8 pp of B&W plates and two maps. As a twenty-two-yearold exchange student at nanjing University in 1981, Pomfret was exposed to a country that was fresh from the twin tragedies of Mao's rule - the Great Leap Forward and the Cultural Revolution. Twenty years later he returned to the university for his class reunion and immersed himself in the lives of his friends, especially one woman and four men whose lives spanned China's transition from near-feudal communism to First-World capitalism. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. There is a stain on the page edges that may be a printing error. DJ is clean, bright, undamaged. In mylar jacket.. Stated First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Near Fine. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 14.00 USD
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My Reminiscences Volume II Only, Pumpelly, Raphael
150 Pumpelly, Raphael My Reminiscences Volume II Only
New York Henry Holt & Co 1918 Hardcover Very Good 
New York: Henry Holt & Co, 1918 xi , pages 439 - 844 with four foldout maps and five additional maps in text. 36 plates, two in color. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Fold-out maps are "fine," appear as new.Red buckram boards with gold-stamped titles on front and spine are clean, slightly bumped at corners with no loss of material. Raphael Pampelly Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Buckram. Very Good. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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Yangtze Patrol: The U.S. Navy in China, Rear Admiral Kemp Tolley
151 Rear Admiral Kemp Tolley Yangtze Patrol: The U.S. Navy in China
Annapolis, Md Naval Institute Press 1971 0870217976 / 9780870217975 China - United States Navy in China Hardcover Very Good Good 
Annapolis, Md: Naval Institute Press, 1971 329 pp with eight B&W plates before text. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Maps and charts on endpapers. Exceptionally handsome red cloth boards with navy and yellow trim and titles are clean and undamaged. The dust jacket is intact but faded along spine with some shelfwear. Now in protective mylar.. China - United States Navy in China. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 24.00 USD
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152 René Van Der Star The Art of Silver Jewellery: From the Minorities of China, The Golden Triangle, Mongolia and Tibet
Skira 2006 8876243836 / 9788876243837 1st Edition Hardcover Near Fine No Jacket 
Skira, 2006 238 pp with B&W and color photo illustrations on e3vry page. T ext is clean, tight and unmarked. Very light splash mrk on page edges not extending inside book. Black paper boards are clean,bright, slightly rubbed.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/No Jacket. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 36.00 USD
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153 Rene-Yvon Lefebvre d"Argence Bronze Vessels of Ancient China in the Avery Brundage Collection
Asian Art Museum of San Francisco 1977 Paperback Good 
Asian Art Museum of San Francisco, 1977 144 pp wih color illustrations throughout. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Covers are rubbed at extremities. # 001881 Size: 8" x 8.75". Large Format Soft Cover. Good. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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154 Ross, Frank Jr. Oracle Bones, Stars, and Wheelbarrows Ancient Chinese Science and Technology
Boston Houghton Mifflin Co. 1982 0395551803 / 9780395551806 First Thus Paperback Very Good Goodman, Michael 
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Co., 1982 1777 pp with B&W illustrations in text. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Stamp of a seated dragon on page edges, previos owwner's name on title page. Covers are clean and bright with verylight shelfwear.. First Thus. Trade Paperback. Very Good. Illus. by Goodman, Michael. First Edition. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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The New Emperors:  China in the Era of Mao and Deng, Salisbury, Harrison E.
155 Salisbury, Harrison E. The New Emperors: China in the Era of Mao and Deng
Boston Little Brown & Co. 1992 0316809101 / 9780316809108 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Fine 
Boston: Little Brown & Co., 1992 544 pp with 16 B&W plates and a map. This extraordinary book presents a close examination of the persolalities and private lives of Chinese Communist leaders from Mao Zedong to Deng Xiaoping from one of the 20th Century's foremost historians. Text is clean, tight and unmarked, "in memorium" stamped inscription on front endpapers, otherwise immaculate. DJ is clean, bright, undamaged. In mylar wrapper. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 21.00 USD
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156 Sayer, Geoffrey R. T'ao Ya or Pottery Refinements Being a Translation with Notes and an Introduction
London Routledge & Kegan Paul 1959 First Thus Hardcover Near Fine Fair 
London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1959 163 pp. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Blue cloth boards are clean and bright, DJ is darkened along spine, chip missing at head of spine. The T'ao Ya, first published in 1906, has long been regarded as an indispensible reference work for the pottery of the Manchu dynasty of China.. First Thus. Hardcover. Near Fine/Fair. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 55.00 USD
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157 Schaller, George B. The Last Panda
University of Chicago Press 1993 0226736288 / 9780226736280 First Edition Hardcover Fine Near Fine 
University of Chicago Press, 1993 291 pp With 16 color plates.In 1980 George Schaller, author of xxx, and his Chinese colleagues were the first to make a detailed study of pandas in the wild on behalf of the Chinese government and the World Wildlife Fund. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Boards are pristine. The DJ would be fine except for a small puncture along the back fold.. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 24.00 USD
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The Soong Dynasty, Seagrave, Sterling
158 Seagrave, Sterling The Soong Dynasty
Harper & Row 1985 0060153083 / 9780060153083 Stated First Edition Hardcover Very Good Good 
Harper & Row, 1985 532 pp with 16 B&W illustrations. A definitive biography of the descendants of Charlie Soong, a street child educated by the Methodists in the US. Of his six children, one daughter married Sun Yat-sen and supported the Chinese Communists againstn the Nationalist to her death. All the other Soong children cast their lot with Chiang Kai-shek. One, May-ling, married the Generalissimo and became the powerful Madame Chang. Another sister marriedthe principal banker of China, and the eldest son, Harvard-educated T.V. Soong, became the economic catylist of Chiang's rise to power. The family's story is the history of China in the first half of the 20th Century.Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Endpapers have geneological charts of the family. DJ in VG minus with shelfwear and a closed tear. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Stated First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 23.00 USD
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159 Semenov, Petr Pterovich Travels in the Tian'-Shan' Hakluyt Society Edition
London The Hakluyt Society 1998 0904180603 / 9780904180602 Hardcover Very Good Good Kosharov, Pavel 
London: The Hakluyt Society, 1998 xliii, 269 pp with 15 color plates and 4 maps. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Blue cloth boards with gold-stamped titles are clean and undamaged. DJ is intact with some edgewear. The plates are of Kosharov's pencil sketches and water colors and are very compelling . Contains an extensive bibliography.. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. Illus. by Kosharov, Pavel. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 17.00 USD
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Shanghai: Collision Point of Cultures 1918--1939, Sergeant, Harriet
160 Sergeant, Harriet Shanghai: Collision Point of Cultures 1918--1939
U.S.A. Crown 1990 0517570254 / 9780517570258 First American Edition Hardcover As New As New 
U.S.A.: Crown, 1990 371 pp with 316 B&W plates. Maps on endpapers. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Boards and dust jacket are immaculate.. First American Edition. Hard Cover. As New/As New. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 21.00 USD
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