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0n Chinese and World History. First Edition in dustjacket

By: FEHL, Noah Edward (ed.) BUTTERFIELD, Herbert HSU, Cho Yun MCNEILL, William H.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Chinese University of Hong Kong, 1971,: 1971

Seller ID: 58775


FEHL, Noah Edward, (ed.), Sir Herbert BUTTERFIELD, Cho Yun HSU and William H. MCNEILL. 0n Chinese and World History. Edited with Introduction and Three Essays by Noah Edward Fehl. Hong Kong : The Chinese University of Hong Kong, (January) 1971. Pp (8),[ix]-xiv,[1]-124. Illustrated with 3 small b&w author photos in the text. 8vo [180 x 260 mm], blue cloth, gilt lettering to front board & spine. Sir Herbert Butterfield (b. October 7, 1900 Oxenhope, Yo... View more info

17 Doors to Prince Edward Island and a Window on Cathay. First Edition

By: MacINTYRE, Wendell

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Friends of St. Andrew's Press, 1983,:

Seller ID: 101281


MacINTYRE, Wendell. 17 Doors to Prince Edward Island, and a Window on Cathay. Charlottetown, P.E.I.: "Published under the aegis of the Friends of St. Andrew's Press", Fall 1994. Printed by Kwik-Kopy Printing. First Printing. Pp (14),v-x,1-122,(2), including a photo-section in the early pages. 8vo, cream cardcovers, lettered in red to front and spine. A collection of piecesby MacIntyre, many of which had appeared as magazine articles. "Whither Go es Prince Edw... View more info

A-tae.

By: GREEY, Edward.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Mossant, Vallon & Co., 1925,:

Seller ID: 95216


GREEY, Edward. A-tae. N.pl.: Issued by Mossant, Vallon & Co., n.d. [ca 1920s?]. Pp (36). 8vo, white embossed stitched card covers, red lettering to front cover. A Chinese love story by Edward Greey, a gift book by Mossant, Vallon & Co. Spine and margins browned, edges nicked, else very good. 20.00 View more info

Acadians in Exile in England 1756-1763. An article in the The Dalhousie Review, Vol. 36, No. 4, Winter 1957

By: VINTER, Dorothy Dalhousie Review 36:4 BECK, J. Murray DWORKIN, Martin S.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Review Publishing Company Limited, Halifax , 1957,:

Seller ID: 84321


VINTER, Dorothy. "The Acadians in Exile in England 1756-1763." An article in the The Dalhousie Review, Vol. 36, No. 4, Winter 1957, pp 344-353. Halifax : The Review Publishing Company Limited , 1957. Pp (4),[323]-444. 8vo, yellow card covers. Also : Sir Robert Holland's “Suez and the U.N.O.”; Jack Wilcox's “Planned Spontaneity: The Grey Flannel Election”; M.W. Burke-Gaffney's “An Astronomer Looks at Florence”; J. Murray Beck's “The Nomination of Can... View more info

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Across the Gobi Desert. 2nd issue

By: HEDIN, Sven CANT, H.J., trans.

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Routledge, 1931,:

Seller ID: 30416


HEDIN, Sven. Across the Gobi Desert. With 114 Illustrations and Three Maps.(Translated from the German by A.J. Cant). L.: George Routledge, n.d. [193 1] Second Issue (undated). Pp 402 + 67 plates & 2 fldg maps. Also map in text. 8vo, brown cloth. Small stain to top of spine, name to title page and penned note to one page, else vg-fine. 300.00 View more info

Across the Roof of the World. 1st UK no dj

By: SKREDE, Wilfred MICHAEL, M.A., trans.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Staples Press, London, 1954,:

Seller ID: 38002


SKREDE, Wilfred. Across the Roof of the World. Translated from the Norwegian by M.A. Michael. L.: Staples Press, (1954). First Edition. Pp 255. Ilustrated. Map. 8vo, green cloth. Vg. 30.00 View more info

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Across Widest America : Newfoundland to Alaska. With the Impressions of TwoYears' Sojourn on the Bering Coast. US ed. inscribed

By: DEVINE, E.J.

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Benziger Brothers, New York, Cincinnati / Chicago, 1906,:

Seller ID: 5904


DEVINE, E.J., s.j. Across Widest America : Newfoundland to Alaska. With theImpressions of Two Years' Sojourn on the Bering Coast. Profusely Illustrat ed. New York, Cincinnati / Chicago : Benziger Brothers, (August) 1906. First U.S. Edition. Pp (12), [1]-307, (1), portrait frontispiece + 24 p. of illustrations + folding map. 8vo, blue cloth with gilt lettering and totem pole design to fr.board. O'Dea 1316a note, Watters p.958, Rhodenizer p.80, Tourville, Alaska: A Bibliog... View more info

Adam Smith in Beijing : Lineages of the Twenty-First Century. First Printing in dustjacket

By: ARRIGHI, Giovanni

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Verso, London / New York, 2007, ISBN:9781844671045:

Seller ID: 106459


ARRIGHI, Giovanni. Adam Smith in Beijing : Lineages of the Twenty-First Century. London / New York : Verso, (2007). First Printing. Pp (10),[xi]-xiii,(1),[1]-418. Index. 8vo, tan paper covered boards, red lettering to spine. "In the late eighteenth century, the political economist Adam Smith predicted an eventual equalization of power between the conquering West and the conquered non-West. In this magisterial new work, Giovanni Arrighi shows how China’s extraordina... View more info

Adam von Trott zu Solz : Eine Lebensbeschreibung. First Edition

By: VON TROTT ZU SOLZ, Clarita

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Edition Hentrich, Berlin, 1994, ISBN:9783894681173:

Seller ID: 116199


VON TROTT ZU SOLZ, Clarita. Adam von Trott zu Solz : Eine Lebensbeschreibung. [Berlin] : Edition Hentrich, (1994). First Edition. Pp (7),8-238,(2). Illustrated with some b&w photos in the text. 8vo [158 x 242 mm], photo-illustrated green card covers, lettered in black & white. Friedrich Adam von Trott zu Solz (b. August 9, 1909 in Potsdam - d August 26, 1944, Berlin-Plötzensee). A study written by his wife Clarita von Trott zu Solz, née Tiefenbacher ( (b. September 19,... View more info

Admiral Sims and the Modern American Navy. 1st US no dj.

By: MORISON, Elting E. SIMS, William Sowden, Admiral)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin, Boston, 1942,:

Seller ID: 77563


MORISON, Elting E. Admiral Sims and the Modern American Navy. With illustrations. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1942. First American Printing. Pp. [i]-xiv,(2),[1]-547,(1), + 24 p. of plates. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth with darkblue lettering to front and spine. Contents: 1. Early Youth, 1858-1876; 2. The United States Naval Academy, 1876-1882; 3. A Liberal Education, 1883-1 895; 4. The Intelligence Officer, 1895-1898; 5. Eleven Thousand Pages, 1896-1900; 6. The United Stat... View more info

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After Imperialism : The Search for a New Order in the Far East 1921-1931.First Edition in dustjacket

By: IRIYE, Akira Harvard East Asian Series 22

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Harvard University Press, 1965,: 1965

Seller ID: 58667


IRIYE, Akira. After Imperialism : The Search for a New Order in the Far East 1921-1931. Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 1965. First Edition. Pp. (6),[vii]-viii,(2),[1]-375,(7). 8vo, dark blue-green cloth, gilt lettering to spine. No. 22 in the Harvard East Asian Series. A study of Far Eastern international relations from the time of the Washington Conference in 1921 to the Manchurian Crisis in 1931. "This is the first extensive and systema... View more info

After Imperialism : The Search for a New Order in the Far East 1921-1931.First Edition in dustjacket

By: IRIYE, Akira

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Harvard University Press, 1965,:

Seller ID: 40612


IRIYE, Akira. After Imperialism : The Search for a New Order in the Far East 1921-1931. Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 1965. First Edition. Pp. (6),[vii]-viii,(2),[1]-375,(7). Map of Manchuria in the text. 8vo, dark blue-green cloth, gilt lettering to spine. No. 22 in the Harvard East Asian Series. A study of Far Eastern international relations from the time of the Washington Conference in 1921 to the Manchurian Crisis in 1931. "This is the first extens... View more info

Aging and the Aged in the Third World : Part I and Part II

By: SOKOLOVSKY, Jay (ed.). GLASCOCK, Anthony P. SANKAR, Andrea

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Dept. of Anthropology, College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, VA , 1982,:

Seller ID: 78782


SOKOLOVSKY, Jay (ed.). Aging and the Aged in the Third World : Part I. Studies in Third World Societies, Publication Number Twenty-Two. Williamsburg, VA : Dept. of Anthropology, College of William and Mary, (December 1982). Pp i-iv,1-174,(2). 8vo, tan card covers. Contents : Jay Sokolovsky - "Introduction, Perspectives On Aging In The Third World"; Marea Teski - "What Can the Industrial World Teach The Third World About Aging?"; Anthony P. Glascock - "... View more info

Agreements of the People's Republic of China, 1949-1967 : A Calendar. FirstEdition in dustjacket

By: JOHNSTON, Douglas M., and Hungdah CHIU Harvard Studies in East Asian Law 3 CHIU, Hungdah

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Harvard University Press, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1968,:

Seller ID: 113812


JOHNSTON, Douglas M., and Hungdah CHIU. Agreements of the People's Republicof China, 1949-1967 : A Calendar. Harvard Studies in East Asian Law 3. Cam bridge, Massachusetts : Harvard University Press, 1968. First Edition. Pp (6),v-xvii,(3),1-286,(4). Index. 8vo, grey cloth, silver lettering to spine."The People's Republic of China has so far entered into treaty relations, in one form or another, with no fewer than seventy-one countries. This valuable book presents a c... View more info

All-Story Love. Vol. 100, No. 1, March, 1944

By: LITTELL, Jane (ed.)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Popular Publcations, Inc. , Toronto / Montreal, 1944,:

Seller ID: 104936


LITTELL, Jane (ed.). All-Story Love. Vol. 100, No. 1, March, 1944. Toronto / Montreal : Popular Publcations, Inc., 1944. Pp (1),2-80. Double Column. Large 8vo, colour illustrated wrappers, lettered in red. Contents : Understudy Sweetheart : How could Donna win Alan's love, when she was the image of a girl who once had jilted him? (cover story by Helen Compton); Mysterious Lady : There was a strange mystery surrounding the once wealthy Hampton family. Would Nora let it st... View more info

America Through the Spectacles of an Oriental Diplomat

By: TINGFANG, Wu

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Ch'eng-wen Publishing Company, Taipei, 1968,:

Seller ID: 110528


TINGFANG, Wu. America Through the Spectacles of an Oriental Diplomat. With illustrations from sketches by the author and from photographs. Taipei : Ch'eng-wen Publishing Company, 1968. Pp (4),v-x,(6),1-267,(15), frontispiece + 5 plates. 8vo, maroon cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Contents : 1. The Importance of Names. 2. American Prosperity. 3. American Government. 4. America and China. 5. American Education. 6. Amertpam Business Methods. 7. American Freedom and Equality... View more info

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America's Naval Challenge. signed, no dj.

By: MOORE, Frederick

Price: $110.00

Publisher: Macmillan, 1929,:

Seller ID: 33127


MOORE, Frederick. America's Naval Challenge. NY: Macmillan, 1929. Pp 166. 8vo, green cloth. Myron Smith, American Naval Bibliography V:2590. Moore, a correspondent for the New York Times in Paris, Peking, and Tokyo, here cautions his countrymen against a too ready embrace of "navalism". He rightly stresses the danger of post-Great War arms races, but his analysis of the strategic situation leads to some unlikely (in retrospect) conclusions: that the greatest like... View more info

American Neptune : A Quarterly Journal of Maritime History and Arts, Volume55, No. 4, Fall, 1995

By: American Neptune

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, MA , 1995,:

Seller ID: 79437


(American Neptune). The American Neptune : A Quarterly Journal of Maritime History and Arts, Volume 55, No. 4, Fall, 1995. Salem, MA : Peabody Essex Museum, 1995. Pp (3),288-387,(5). Illustrated. 4to, illustrated blue glossy card covers. Contents : An “Experimental” Voyage to China 1785-1787 (Paul E. Fontenoy). Naval History of the Ojibwa of Lake Superior (D. Peter MacLeod). The Brig Isabella: A Hudson's Bay Company Shipwreck of 1830 (James P, Delgado). Downbound: Th... View more info

American Neptune : A Quarterly Journal of Maritime History and Arts, Volume57, No. 3, Summer 1997

By: American Neptune GALLAGHER, Mary A. Y. JOHNSON, Robert Erwin LIAPUNOVA, Roza G.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Peabody Museum of Salem and Essex Institute, Salem, MA , 1997,:

Seller ID: 95743


(American Neptune). The American Neptune : A Quarterly Journal of Maritime History and Arts, Volume 57, No. 3, Summer 1997. Salem, MA : Peabody Essex Museum, 1997. Pp (3),200-292. Illustrated. Map. Double Column. 4to, illustrated blue card covers. Contents : Charting a New Course for the China Trade: The Late Eighteenth Century American Model (by Mary A. Y. Gallagher, pp 201-218); Aleut Baidarkas (by Roza G. Liapunova. Translated by Jerry Shelest, pp 219-228); “A Sad T... View more info

American Neptune : A Quarterly Journal of Maritime History, Volume 45, No. 4, Fall 1985

By: American Neptune LEWIS, Archibald R. FELLER, John Quentin GILCHRIST, John H.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Peabody Museum of Salem, Salem, MA , 1985,:

Seller ID: 88534


(American Neptune). The American Neptune : A Quarterly Journal of Maritime History, Volume XLV, No. 4, Fall 1985. Salem, MA : Peabody Museum of Salem,1985. Pp [221]-296. Illustrated. Double Column. 4to, illustrated green, wh ite and blue striped card covers. Contents : The Medieval Background of European and American Oceanic History (by Archibald R. Lewis). China Sojourn: A Brief Account of Commander Bushrod B. Taylor's Tour of Duty (by John Quentin Feller). No Mistake A... View more info