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141 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.
142 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.
143 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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144 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.
145 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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146 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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147 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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Cowboys and Culrtivators  The Chinese of Inner Mongolia, Pasternak, Burton & Salaff, Janet W.
148 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
149 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.
150 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 loose. 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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151 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 2, Pumpelly, Raphael
152 Pumpelly, Raphael My Reminiscences Volume 2
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
153 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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154 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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155 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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156 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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157 Roy Chapman Andrews & Yvette Borup Andrews Camps and Trails in China: a Narration of Exploration, Adventure, and Sport in Little-Known China
New York D. Appleton & Co. 1919 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket 
New York: D. Appleton & Co., 1919 xxv, 334 pp with 32 B&W plates and one folding map bound in text. Text is clean, tight and unmarked, slightly sunned. Map is undamaged. Blue cloth boards are rubbed at extremities with a small loss of material. Roy Chapman Andrews' second book An account of the Americasn Museum of Natural History's Asiatic Zoological Expedition along China's southern borders an northern IndoChina They also had a chance to visit and photograph China's non-indigenous peoples, such as the Lolas, Shans, Mosos , Palungs , Liso, and Kachines. The expedition took place during an especially turbullent time in China's politics.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 135.00 USD
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158 Salisbury, Harrison E. The Long March
Harper and Row 1985 0060390441 / 9780060390440 First Harper & Row Edition Hardcover Fine Very Good 
Harper and Row, 1985 Text is clean, tight and unmarked. DJ has the slightest of scuffing.. First Harper & Row Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Good. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 9.25 USD
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The New Emperors:  China in the Era of Mao and Deng, Salisbury, Harrison E.
159 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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160 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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