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Through Gates of Seoul . Trials and Tales of Yi Dynasty. Volume I

By: Adams, Edward B.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Seoul, Korea, Taewon Publishing Company: 1974

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 112440


Green cloth bound boards with bright gilt titling to the spine and bright gilt Korean titling to the front cover. In the original publisher's pictorial dustjacket, which is not price-clipped. The dustjacket is near complete but is rubbed and worn all over; along with edge-wear, chipping and tears which are neatly repaired to the inside with clear archive tape. There is fading to the base colour of the dustjacket spine although the lettering is still bright and clear. The... View more info

China

By: Allan, Sarah; Barnett, Cherry

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Herndon, Virginia, U.S.A., Cassell & Company, Limited: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 107239


Schweppes Leisure Library.NOT PRICE CLIPPED, lib label to spine, lib stamp to front flap, dustwrap has been strengthened with brown paper to reverse, in protective plastic cover, dark brown boards with bright gilt titling to spine, old tape marks to edges of boards which have been coloured with black pen, stains to endpapers, map on endpapers, 186pp, illustrated in colour and black/white, stamp stain to front endpaper, hinges sound, OVERALL CLEAN TIGHT AND BRIGHT.; 10723... View more info

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The Rise of Civilisation in India & Pakistan

By: Allchin, Bridget and Raymond

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridge University Press: 1985

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 114102


In the original publisher's glossy pictorial card covers. No d/j as issued. Some negligible shelf wear from storage o/w As New. Looks unread/untouched. Smooth uncreased spine. Internally FINE - No Inscriptions or Marks. (xiv) + 379pp. Many b/w illustrations, diagrams, plans, Tables and Figs, etc. "Many spectacular discoveries of archaeological significance have been made in the Indian subcontinent since the first appearance of Raymond & Bridget Allchins' book 'The Bi... View more info

The World and Its Peoples - 2 Volumes - JAPAN (Volume 1); JAPAN 2 + KOREA (Volume 2)

By: Anon

Price: £15.00

Publisher: New York, Greystone Press: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 106904


The East Asian volumes of this world series. Japan 1; Japan 2; Korea. Covers dusty, slight scraping to edge of covers, bright gilt decs/titling to front covers and spine, scrape to head of spine of the 'Japan 1' Volume. Corners lightly bumped, illustrated endpapers, NO INSCRIPTIONS. Heavy - will probably require extra postage. Profusely illustrated throughout in colour and black/white. Inner hinges splitting. All about "The land, people, history, fine arts, lite... View more info

Old Japanese Postcard - Hozu River, Arashiyama, Kyoto

By: Anon

Price: £10.00

Publisher: JAPAN,

Seller ID: 107829


No date, circa 1900/1920. Colour illustrated postcard with English/Japanese printed titling. NO INSCRIPTIONS. Slight stain to rear of postcard but overall clean and bright. No tears or chips.; 107829; 15 x 9 Cm View more info

Old Japanese Postcard - the Department of Communications, Tokyo

By: Anon

Price: £10.00

Seller ID: 107830


Red/black/white illustrated postcard of The Department of Communications in Tokyo. Slight wear to edges, small foxing spots. Very faint crease to edge of card, and two tiny scrapes where stamp would be stuck. Rear of postcard NOT INSCRIBED but a little grubby. English and Japanese printed titling/text.; 107830; 15 x 9 Cm View more info

Old Japanese Postcard - Whole View of Yenoshima

By: Anon

Price: £10.00

Publisher: JAPAN,

Seller ID: 107831


No date, circa 1900/20? Colour illus of Yenoshima, clean and bright. No inscriptions. Printed text in English and in Japanese. Excellent example, CLEAN AND BRIGHT.; 107831; 15 x 9 Cm View more info

Old Japanese Postcard - View of Nara Park

By: Anon

Price: £10.00

Seller ID: 107832


No date, circa 1900/20? Colour illus of Nara Park. NO INSCRIPTIONS, no marks. Excellent, CLEAN AND BRIGHT. Text in English and Japanese.; 107832; 15 x 9 Cm View more info

Old Japanese Postcard - View of Mt Fuji Japan

By: Anon

Price: £10.00

Publisher: JAPAN,

Seller ID: 107833


No date, circa 1900/20? Colour illus of Mount Fuji in Japan. Slight wear/bumps to edges. NO INSCRIPTIONS or marks, rear of postcard a little yellowed with age. Text in English and Japanese. Overall EXCELLENT, Nice CLEAN postcard.; 107833; 15 x 9 Cm View more info

Old Japanese Postcard - Sakurada Gate at Tokyo

By: Anon

Price: £10.00

Publisher: JAPAN,

Seller ID: 107834


No date, circa 1900/20? Colour illus of Sakurada Gate at Tokyo, clean, no marks. NO INSCRIPTIONS. Text printed in English and in Japanese. EXCELLENT, CLEAN AND BRIGHT.; 107834; 15 x 9 Cm View more info

Double-sided 'Silk' Map of China (part of) and French Indo China (part of)

By: Anon

Price: £45.00

Publisher: UK, None Given: (1940s?)

Seller ID: 107922


Sheet 44/L = China (part of) and French Indo China (part of). The Reverse is Sheet 44/M = China (part of) and French Indo China (North). No date, probably an 'Escape Map' printed during wartime on 'silk' parachute cloth, or simliar, as carried by Airmen and the Military. Apart from a little sunning to the edges and a small mark where a sticky label has been removed there are no other marks, brightly coloured with clear titling. Scale 1: 1,000,000. Size Approx - 60cm x 98... View more info

The Story of the Willow Pattern Plate

By: Anon

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Alexander Moring Limited ( At the De La More Press ): (1922)

Edition: 1st Thus (Publisher)

Seller ID: 111293


No Date, but Copac (National, Academic, and Specialist Library Catalogue) gives the date as 1922. Light brown paper covered boards with a pictorial paper label/onlay on the front cover with titling and a picture of the Willow Pattern Plate - all in blue/white - as is the Plate of course - and a circular onlay illustration of the plate on the rear cover. No dustjacket. The boards show slight signs of wear (a little tiny chipping to the head of the spine and a bump/indent ... View more info

Facts About Korea

By: Anon

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Seoul, Korea, Korean Overseas Information Service: 1993

Edition: Revised (and Condensed) Edition

Seller ID: 110053


Card covers, laminated. Ex library - Minimal marks. Label to spine, corner creased. 160pp. Illustrated in colour. Contents include: - Music for the National Anthem, Tourism, Education, Women, Culture, Arts, The Media, Social Welfare, etc, etc. Overall a Clean, Tight and Bright copy. ; Ex-Library; 8vo View more info

Vietnam Poems

By: Balaban, John

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Oxford, Carcanet Press: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 112260


Limited Edition of 600 Copies. Blue wrap card covers with black titling and decoration to the front cover. There are NO inscriptions or marks. 16 pp. Overall, this is a Clean, Tight and Secure, 'Fine' copy. "John Balaban is an American Poet and Authority on Vietnamese Literature." ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall View more info

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The Story of Little Black Sambo

By: Bannerman, Helen

Price: £95.00

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 1924

Edition: 1st Thus (Large Format New Edition)

Seller ID: 112510


The Publisher's Note to this New Edition, now First Published in a Larger Format, states... " 'Little Black Sambo' made his first appearence in October 1899 .. In a tiny booklet ..... NOW 'LITTLE BLACK SAMBO' IS ONCE AGAIN REPRINTED, BUT IN A NEW AND MORE IMPORTANT FORM as becomes the proud position he has won for himself as a classic of the Nursery." . Pale blue boards, with dark blue titling to the spine and a dark blue illustration of Little Black Sambo with a... View more info

Rural Poverty and Unemployment

By: Behari, Bepin

Price: £18.00

Publisher: India, Vikas Publishing House Pvt. Ltd: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 7541


Black boards with dulled silver-gilt titling to the spine. In the original publisher's lettered dustjacket. Ex Reference library usual MINIMAL stamps, marks, etc, protected in the usual clear plastic library jacket. (xi) + 387 pp. Tables, diagrams etc. Overall despite its status as an Ex-Lib copy a Clean, Tight and Bright copy. ; Ex-Library; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

The Life and Letters of Lafcadio Hearn (vol 2 only)

By: Bisland, Elizabeth

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London/Boston/New York, Constable/Houghton Mifflin Co: 1911

Seller ID: 106412


Tissue guarded frontis. NO INSCRIPTIONS, endpapers browning, 560pp, black/white illustrations. Blue boards, clean, with bright gilt titling/decs to front cover and to spine. Corners and head/tail of spine slightly bumped, top edges of pages gilt. Overall CLEAN TIGHT AND BRIGHT.; 106412; 8vo (large) View more info

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The Imperial Atlas of Modern Geography. An Extensive Series of Maps, Embracing the Most Recent Discoveries and the Latest Political Divisions of Territory in all Parts of the World. Compiled and Engraved from the Most Authentic Sources.

By: Blackie W. G.

Price: £1,050.00

Publisher: London, Blackie & Son.: 1860

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 113798


Modern? (ish) half leather, bound with a heavy plain black unlettered leather spine, with 4 raised bands, and corners over burgundy cloth boards. Reinforced inner hinge in blue 'cloth' with marbled paper endpapers stuck down to white card, and similar to the rear endpapers - which in this case should be 'endcards'. These 'endcards' have the half title and the last page stuck down to these white card endpapers. Possibly an Amateur binder? . Large Folio/Small Elephant Foli... View more info

Spotlight on the Rise of Modern China

By: Blackwood, Alan

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Wayland (Publishers) Ltd: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 107238


Laminated boards, lib numbers to spine, price ticket to rear cover, 76pp, small lib label and stamp to last page, lib labels and stamps to title page, profusely illustrated in black and white, hinges sound, CLEAN TIGHT AND BRIGHT. Contents include; the middle kingdom, the sleeping giant, birth of the republic, the people's replublic, china today etc etc.; 107238; Exlib Usual Stamps and Marks; 8vo (large) View more info

The Triads . The Chinese Criminal Fraternity

By: Booth Martin

Price: £9.84

Publisher: LONDON, Grafton Books: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 60182


Hardback. Very Good/Nr Fine. First Edition. Minimal Ex-lib. 8vo.; Ex-Library; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info