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Aspects of Canadian Evangelical Experience.

By: RAWLYK, G.A., (ed.). STACKHOUSE, John G.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: McGill-Queen's University Press, Montreal & Kingston , 1997, ISBN:077351547X:

Seller ID: 96074


RAWLYK, G.A., (ed.). Aspects of Canadian Evangelical Experience. Montreal &Kingston : McGill-Queen's University Press, (1997). Pp [i]-xxv,(1),[1]-542 . Index. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. George Alexander Rawlyk (b. May 19, 1935, Thorold, Ontario - d. November 23, 1995, Ottawa). Contents : Part One - Views form Outside and Inside. 1. Canadian Evangelicalism: AView from the United States (by Mark A. Noll). 2. "Up from Downunder": An Australian View of Canadian Evangelicalism (by Mark Hutchinson). 3. Canadian Evangelicalism: A View from Britain (by David W. Bebbington). 4. &... View more info

Aspects of Culture and Personality : A Symposium. in dustjacket.

By: HSU, Francis L.K., ed.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Abelard-Schuman, New York, 1954,:

Seller ID: 106646


HSU, Francis L.K., ed. Aspects of Culture and Personality : A Symposium edited by Francis L.K. Hsu. New York: Abelard-Schuman, (1954). Pp. (4),v-xiii,(3),3-305,(1). 8vo, black cloth spine with red cloth boards, gilt lettered red title block to spine. Contents: 1. John Gillin's "Methods of Approach to the Study of Human Behavior"; 2. Otto Klineberg's 'How Far Can the Society and Culture of a People Be Gauged Through Their Personality Characteristics?"; 3. Manford H. Kuhn's "Factors in Personality: Socio-Cultural Determinants as Seen Through the Amish"; 4. T.W. Richards's ... View more info

Athanasius Kircher's Theatre of the World. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: GODWIN, Joscelyn

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Thames & Hudson, London, 2009, ISBN:9780500258606:

Seller ID: 113724


GODWIN, Joscelyn. Athanasius Kircher's Theatre of the World. (London) : Thames & Hudson, (2009). First Edition. Pp (6),[7]-304. Double and triple column. Illustrated throughout. 4to, dark blue cloth, silver lettering to spine. Athanasius Kircher, S.J. (May 2, 1602 – November 28, 1680) was a German Jesuit scholar and polymath who published around 40 major works, most notably in the fields of comparative religion, geology, and medicine. Kircher hasbeen compared to fellow Jesuit Roger Boscovich and to Leonardo da Vinci fo r his enormous range of interests, and has been honored with the title &#... View more info

Atlas for Marine Policy in Southeast Asian Seas. First Printing

By: MORGAN, Joseph R., (ed.) VALENCIA, Mark J., (ed.)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: University of California Press, Berkeley / Las Angeles / London, 1983, ISBN:0520050053:

Seller ID: 105461


MORGAN, Joseph R., and Mark J. VALENCIA (eds.). Atlas for Marine Policy in Southeast Asian Seas. Edited by Joseph R. Morgan and Mark J. Valencia for the East-West Environment and Policy Institute, Honolulu, Hawaii. Berkeley /Las Angeles / London : University of California Press, (1983). First Print ing. Pp (4),v-viii,1-144. Maps. Oblong 4to [17.5 by 12.5 inches], spiral bound, blue cloth, gilt lettering to front board and spine. Contents : The natural environmental setting; Scientific research; Marine jurisdiction; Vulnerable resources; Maritime defense; Shipping; Transnational navigational is... View more info

Baag : Hong Kong Resistance, 1942-45. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: RIDE, Edwin

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press, Oxford , 1981, ISBN:0195813251:

Seller ID: 115192


RIDE, Edwin. Baag : Hong Kong Resistance, 1942-4. Hong Kong , Oxford, &c : Oxford University Press, 1981. First Edition. Pp. (6),[vii]-xiv,(2)[1]-347,(1) + colour potrait frontispiece of Sir Lindsay Ride + 24-page section of illustrations (mostly b&w photos). With 3 maps in the text. 8vo, brown cloth with gilt lettering to spine. With map end-papers. The jacket title is : BAAG - British Army Aid Group - Hong Kong Resistance 1942-1945. The spine title is : British Army Aid Group - Hong Kong Resistance 1942-1945. Sir Lindsay Tasman Ride, CBE, Hon RAM (b. October 10, 1898, Newstead, Australia - d... View more info

Batik Art

By: NINGKONG, Chen and Fu MULAN.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Guizhou Educational Publishing House, 1986, ISBN:7805834105:

Seller ID: 81431


NINGKONG, Chen and Fu MULAN. Batik Art. Guizhou Educational Publishing House, n.d. [ca.1986]. Pp (2),1-101,(1). Illustrated. 4to, illustrated grey card covers. Contents : The Conception of Batik. The History of Batik. Traditional Batik Technique. Modern Batik Technique. The Prospects. Parallel Chinese and English texts. Endapers peeling from inside covers, book a bit warped, else very good. 40.00 View more info

Before Port Arthur in a Destroyer : The Personal Diary of a Japanese Naval Officer. First Edition.

By: GRANT, R., Captain (trans.) TIKOWARA, Hesibo

Price: $220.00

Publisher: John Murray, London, 1907,:

Seller ID: 63042


GRANT, R., Captain, (trans.). Before Port Arthur in a Destroyer : The Personal Diary of a Japanese Naval Officer. Translated from the Spanish edition by Captain R. Grant, D.S.O, Rifle Brigade. London : John Murray, 1907 (withtipped-in slip at title-page: "Imported by E. P. Dutton & Company, 31 West Twenty-Third Street, New York"). First Edition. Pp. (8),1-243, frontispiec e, + 11 p. of plates and 1 folding map at rear before index. 8vo, blue cloth with gilt lettering and device to front and spine, t.e.g. The diaries of a Japanese seaman, Hesibo Tikowara, kept in the weeks leading up to... View more info

Before Port Arthur in a Destroyer : The Personal Diary of a Japanese Naval Officer. First Edition.

By: GRANT, R., Captain (trans.) TIKOWARA, Hesibo

Price: $195.00

Publisher: John Murray, London, 1907,:

Seller ID: 99491


GRANT, R., Captain, (trans.). Before Port Arthur in a Destroyer : The Personal Diary of a Japanese Naval Officer. Translated from the Spanish edition by Captain R. Grant, D.S.O, Rifle Brigade. London : John Murray, 1907. First Edition. Pp. (8),1-243, frontispiece, + 11 p. of plates and 1 folding mapat rear before index. 8vo, blue cloth with gilt lettering and device to fr ont and spine, t.e.g. The diaries of a Japanese seaman, Hesibo Tikowara, kept in the weeks leading up to the 1904 siege of the Russian naval fleet stationed in the Russian-held port of Port Arthur (who had taken that particul... View more info

Before the Wind : The Memoir of an American Sea Captain, 1808-1833. penguin pb

By: TYNG, Charles. FELS, Susan (Edited By) LaMOY, William T. (Preface By) PHILBRICK, Thomas (Afterword By)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Penguin, New York, 2000, ISBN:0140291911:

Seller ID: 60800


TYNG, Charles. Before the Wind : The Memoir of an American Sea Captain, 1808-1833. Edited by Susan Fels. Preface by William T. LaMoy. Afterword by Thomas Philbrick. (New York): Penguin, (2000). Pp 270, including portrait frontispiece. 8vo, illustrated grey card covers with orange spine. "From mermaids to mutinies, the life of Charles Tyne was a nonstop adventure as the nineteenth century operned. His quarter century under sail took him around theworld half a dozen times. [...] Both Tyng's life and the way her recounts his years at sea are full of wonder: at thirteen he takes his first voya... View more info

Beijing Diary. Introduction, Photographs and Captions by Lydia Clarke Heston. Signed First Edition Bound in Genuine Leather.

By: HESTON, Charlton.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Easton Press, Norwalk, CT , 1990,:

Seller ID: 93909


HESTON, Charlton. Beijing Diary. Introduction, Photographs and Captions by Lydia Clarke Heston. Signed First Edition Bound in Genuine Leather. Norwalk, CT : The Easton Press, (1990). Pp (2),[1]-174,(2). Illustrated. 8vo, green full leather, gilt decoration to boards , gilt lettering to spine, all edges gilt, with gold ribbon marker. β€œIn Beijing Diary, his personal story ofthe remarkable cultural exchange that took him to Beijing, China, he [Char lton Heston] once again demonstrates that he is a man of extraordinary literary talent and artistic insight.” - from a note on the book by Easton ... View more info

Ben Line : The Story of a Merchant Fleet at War 1939-1945. in dj.

By: BEN LINE)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Thomas Nelson, 1946,:

Seller ID: 56121


(BEN LINE). Ben Line : The Story of a Merchant Fleet at War 1939-1945. London: Thomas Nelson and Sons, (1946). Pp. [i]-xi,1-107,(1), frontis., + 1 plate. Map endpapers. 8vo, mustard cloth, red lettering to spine, flag decoration to front. The map to the front endpapers note the locations of shippingcasualties in the North Sea, Atlantic Ocean & Western Mediterranean. The m ap to rear endpapers show the shipping casualties in the Eastern Mediterranean, Indian Ocean and the China Sea. This is the record of the Ben Line of Edinburgh and Leith during World War II. "It is a record of how in 1939... View more info

Beneath the Wall of China

By: MRKICH, Dan

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Commoner's Publishing, 1975,:

Seller ID: 56447


MRKICH, Dan. Beneath the Wall of China. N. pl.: Commoner's Publishing, (1975). Pp. [27], unpaginated. 8vo, grey ill. card covers. A slim volume of poetry. Light wear to spine, inkstamp to ffep, else vg. 15.00 View more info

Bermuda 1899 : The Memories of Emily Pugh (1888-1974).

By: STALLARD, Scott (ed.). PUGH, Emily

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Boulton, Oakwell , 1999, ISBN:0920831249:

Seller ID: 93890


STALLARD, Scott (ed.). Bermuda 1899 : The Memories of Emily Pugh (1888-1974). Compiled and edited by her grandson Scott Stallard. Oakwell : Boulton, (1999). Pp [i]-x,1-166. Illustrated. Map. 4to, maroon cloth, metallic maroonlettering to front board and spine, colour illustrated onlay to front boar d. Contents : 1. Spirit of Place. 2. Centenary of Childhood. 3. The Hurricane of 12th September 1899. 4. Old Landmarks of St David's Island. 5. Old Houses of St David's Island. 6. Aunt Ann's Story - Beside the Old Tamarind Tree. 7. Old Homes and Business Places of St George's. 8. The Printer's Daugh... View more info

Bermuda 1899 : The Memories of Emily Pugh (1888-1974). Signed

By: STALLARD, Scott (ed.). PUGH, Emily

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Boulton, Oakwell , 1999, ISBN:0920831249:

Seller ID: 93888


STALLARD, Scott (ed.). Bermuda 1899 : The Memories of Emily Pugh (1888-1974). Compiled and edited by her grandson Scott Stallard. Oakwell : Boulton, (1999). Pp [i]-x,1-166. Illustrated. Map. 4to, maroon cloth, metallic maroonlettering to front board and spine, colour illustrated onlay to front boar d. Contents : 1. Spirit of Place. 2. Centenary of Childhood. 3. The Hurricane of 12th September 1899. 4. Old Landmarks of St David's Island. 5. Old Houses of St David's Island. 6. Aunt Ann's Story - Beside the Old Tamarind Tree. 7. Old Homes and Business Places of St George's. 8. The Printer's Daugh... View more info

Best Stories of the Sea.

By: WOODROOFFE, Thomas, ed.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Faber and Faber, London, 1945,:

Seller ID: 108579


WOODROOFFE, Thomas, ed. Best Stories of the Sea. Edited with an introduction by Thomas Woodrooffe. London : Faber and Faber, (1945). Pp. (5), 6-415, (1). Small 8vo, red cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Smith & Weller, Sea Fiction Guide 2503. Contents: "Easting Down" by Shalimar ;" The Brute" by Joseph Conrad ; "Fortunes Adrift" by Cutcliffe Hyne ; "An Abolition of Armaments" by Weston Martyr ; "The Admiral" by O. Henry ; "China Clippers" by Basil Lubbock ; "Jacob" (from Half an Eye: Sea Stories) by James Hanley ; "The Overcrowded I... View more info

Between America and Russia : Chinese Student Radicalism and the Travel Books of Tsou T'ao-fen, 1933-1937

By: GEWURTZ, Margo Speisman T'AO-FEN, Tsou)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: University of Toronto, 1975,:

Seller ID: 58848


GEWURTZ, Margo Speisman. Between America and Russia : Chinese Student Radicalism and the Travel Books of Tsou T'ao-fen, 1933-1937. University of Toronto - York University Joint Centre on Modern East Asia Publication Series, Volume 1, Number 1. (Toronto: University of Toronto, 1975). Pp. 61. 8vo, tancard covers, brown titles to front and spine. )wner's name expunged with b lack marker form the front cover and title edge, else vg. 35.00 View more info

Between Past and Future : New Photography and Video from China.

By: HUNG, Wu and Christopher PHILLIPS.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Smart Museum of Art, University of Chicago / Steidl Publishers, Chicago : / Gottingen, 2004, ISBN:0935573399:

Seller ID: 79375


HUNG, Wu and Christopher PHILLIPS. Between Past and Future : New Photography and Video from China. With contributions by Melissa Chiu, Lisa Corrin, and Stephanie Smith. Smart Museum of Art, University of Chicago, International Center of Photography, New York, Steidl Publishers, Gottingen, Germany, in collaboration with Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, Asia Society, NewYork. (Chicago : Smart Museum of Art, University of Chicago / Gottingen : Steidl Publishers, 2004). First Edition. Pp (6),7-224. Illustrated. 4to, black cloth, white lettering to spine, blindstamped lettering to both boards.P... View more info

Between Two Plenums : China's Intraleadership Conflict, 1959-1962

By: JOFFE, Ellis Michigan Papers in Chinese Studies 22)

Price: $27.50

Publisher: University of Michigan, 1975,:

Seller ID: 58857


JOFFE, Ellis. Between Two Plenums : China's Intraleadership Conflict, 1959-1962. Michigan Papers in Chinese Studies 22. Ann Arbor: The University of Michigan, 1975. Pp. 72. 8vo, red and white card covers. Owner's name expunged with black marker from the front cover and title page, else vg. 27.50 View more info

Beyond Joseph Needham : Science, Technology, and Medicine in East and Southeast Asia.

By: LOW, Morris F,. ed. Osiris: Journal devoted to History of Science and Cultural Influences, 13.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Department of Science and Technology Studies, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, 1998, ISBN:0226000915:

Seller ID: 114900


LOW, Morris F,. (ed.). Beyond Joseph Needham : Science, Technology, and Medicine in East and Southeast Asia. Edited by Morris F. Low. Ithaca, New York: Department of Science and Technology Studies, Cornell University, 1998. Pp. (6),1-443,(7). 8vo, art-illustrated red card covers, with black and white lettering to front cover and spine. Osiris : A Research Journal devoted to the History of Science and Its Cultural Influences, volume 13. Contents:Part I: The Big Picture: 1. "Technics and Civilization in Late Imperial Ch ina: An Essay in the Cultural History of Technology" (Francesca Bray... View more info

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Bibliography of Chinese-Language Materials on the People's Communes

By: MA, Wei-ya Michigan Papers in Chinese Studies 44)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: University of Michigan, 1982, ISBN:0892640448:

Seller ID: 58860


MA, Wei-ya. A Bibliography of Chinese-Language Materials on the People's Communes. Michigan Papers in Chinese Studies 44. Ann Arbor: The University ofMichigan, 1978. Pp. 201. 8vo, purple and white card covers. Small bump to lower front corner, else vg. 50.00 View more info