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Broken Bowl and Other Tales

By: CHANG, Kuang-yu China Reconstructs Supplement

Price: $25.00

Publisher: China Reconstructs, Peking, China, 1959,:

Seller ID: 109097


CHANG, Kuang-yu (illustrator). The Broken Bowl and Other Tales : Selected Stories from China's National Minorities. Cover design and illustrations by Chang Kuang-yu. Peking, China : Supplement to China Reconstructs, (August 1959). Pp (2),3-44. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated black and pink stapled card covers, lettered in black. Contents : The Broken Bowl (Uzbek); Why the Sun Comes Up When the Cock Crows (Hani); Sister Long Hair (Tung); The Proposal (Miao); Tamanz and Tarchalailu (Tibetan); Some Facts on China's National Minorities. SHIPPING CHARGES MAY BE REDUCED DUE TO ITS LIGHT WEIGHT. Very g... View more info

Buddhism in China. in dj

By: I-FAN, Yang

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Union Research Institute, 1969,:

Seller ID: 58545


I-FAN, Yang. Buddhism in China. Hong Kong: Union Research Institute, (1969). Pp. 99. Small 8vo, red-brown cloth, gilt titles to front and spine. Contents: I. History of Buddhism in China: II. Communism Versus Buddhism; III. Red China's Policy towards Buddhism; IV. Persecution of Buddhism; V. Conclusion. Owner's name inked to ffep, else vg in dj (quarter-inch tear to top edge). 40.00 View more info

Cabot Trail. An article in Canadian Geographical Journal, Vol. 36, No. 5, May, 1948

By: HARRINGTON, Lyn Canadian Geographical Journal, Vol. 36, No. 5 MORRISON, Hedda M. PITT, Edgar W.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Canadian Geographical Society, Ottawa, 1948,:

Seller ID: 100185


HARRINGTON, Lyn. "The Cabot Trail." An article in Canadian Geographical Journal, Vol. XXXVI, No. 5, May, 1948, pp 204-221. Ottawa : Canadian Geographical Society, 1948. Pp [iii]-v,[202]-[251],(1),vii-ix,(3). Illustrated. Map.Double Column. Large 8vo, illustrated red-trimmed stapled wrappers. Also i ncludes Hedda M. Morrison's "The Man in the Street, Peking" (pp 222-241); Edgar W. Pitt's "The Warwickshie Avon" (pp 242-250); and Alex Stevenson's "Arctic Record, 1910-11" (p. 251). Cover photo of a Chinese bird fancier. Rubbed, else very good. For the issue 20.00 View more info

Calgary Papers in Military and Strategic Studies : Military Studies and History; Vol. 2, 2008.

By: FERRIS, John (ed.). WRIGHT, David Curtis HILL, Alexander HERWIG, Holger

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Centre for Military and Strategic Studies, Calgary, 2008, ISBN:9780889533240:

Seller ID: 85077


FERRIS, John (ed.). Calgary Papers in Military and Strategic Studies : Military Studies and History; Vol. 2, 2008. (Calgary) : Centre for Military andStrategic Studies, 2008. Pp (4),[1]-163,(1). 8vo, illustrated pale blue pa per covered boards. Articles : The Problem of Realism and Reality in Military Training Exercises (by Anne Irwin); Of Men and Myths: The Use and Abuse of History and the Great War (by Holger Herwig); The Northern Frontier (by David Curtis Wright); Nomadic Power, Sedentary Security, and the Crossbow (by David Curtis Wright); Artillery is Not Needed to Cross a River: Bayan's ... View more info

Called to Witness: Profiles of Canadian Presbyterians : A Supplement to Enduring Witness Volume Two

By: REID, W. Stanford, (ed.) . BAIRD, Frank) MOWAT, Oliver)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Committee on History, Presbyterian Church in Canada, Hamilton, Ont., 1980,:

Seller ID: 74312


REID, W. Stanford, (ed.). Called to Witness: Profiles of Canadian Presbyterians : A Supplement to Enduring Witness. Volume Two. Hamilton, Ont.: Committee on History, The Presbyterian Church in Canada, 1980. Pp (10),11-126,(2). 8vo, paperback. Short biographies of Frank Baird, George Brown, Walter Bryden, James Basnett Cropper, Goforth of China, George Leslie Mackay, DonaldHarvey MacVicar, Oliver Mowat, Mark Young Stark, Robert Thornton, Michael Willis, and the Quebec Trio (W.D. Reid, A.S. Reid, and A.D. Reid) As new. 10.00 View more info

Calling Cape Breton : The Pride of the Maritimes. pbk.

By: WALSH, Lillian Crewe

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Brodie Printing Service, Glace Bay, 1972,:

Seller ID: 16911


WALSH, Lillian Crewe. Calling Cape Breton. [Cover adds: The Pride of the Maritimes] Glace Bay : Brodie Printing Service), n.d. [ca early 1970s]. Pp (4),5-83,(3). Sm 8vo, white card covers, green Cabot Trail photo on front, blank spine. [i.e. the same cover as her Greetings from Cape Breton]. Laugherp.590. See Tennyson, Cape Bretoniana 6085 for a 62-page entry. Lillian Cre we Walsh(b. 1883, Neil's Harbour - -1967). "Dedicated to the Memory of Lillian Crewe Walsh". A collection of verse including "The Cape North Road", The Doctor's Book", "Louisbourg", "Kelly's Mo... View more info

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Cambridge History of China. Volume 3 : Sui and T'ang China, 589-906, Part I. First Caves Books Printing in dustjacket

By: TWITCHETT, Denis (ed.)

Price: $80.00

Publisher: Caves Books, Ltd., Taipei, 1979,: 1979

Seller ID: 110579


TWITCHETT, Denis, (ed.). The Cambridge History of China. Volume 3 : Sui and T'ang China, 589-906, Part I. (Taipei : Caves Books, Ltd., December 1979). First Caves Printing. Pp (6),[v]-xx,1-850. Maps. Index. 8vo, red cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Contents : 1. Introduction (by Denis Twitchett) The establishment of national unity - Institutional change - Economic and social change - Sui and Tang China and the wider world - The problem of sources. 2. The Sui dynasty (581-617) (by the late Arthur F. Wright). Sixth-century China - Wen-ti (reign 581-604... View more info

Cambridge History of China. Volume 3 : Sui and T'ang China, 589-906, Part I. First Edition in dustjacket

By: TWITCHETT, Denis (ed.)

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1979, ISBN:0521214467:

Seller ID: 113713


TWITCHETT, Denis (ed.). The Cambridge History of China. Volume 3 : Sui and T'ang China, 589-906, Part I. Cambridge, &c : Cambridge University Press, (1979). First Edition. Pp (6),[v]-xx,1-850. Maps. Index. Thick 8vo, light brown cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Contents : 1. Introduction (by Denis Twitchett) The establishment of national unity - Institutional change - Economic and social change - Sui and Tang China and the wider world - The problem of sources. 2. The Sui dynasty (581-617) (by the late Arthur F. Wright). Sixth-century China - Wen-ti (reign 581-604): the founder and his advisers ... View more info

Canada and the Far East 1940-1953. Issued under the auspices of the Canadian Institute of International Affairs and the Institute of Pacific Relations.

By: ANGUS, H.F.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: University of Toronto Press / Canadian Institute of International Affairs / Institute of Pacific, Toronto , 1953,:

Seller ID: 96533


ANGUS, H.F. Canada and the Far East 1940-1953. Issued under the auspices ofthe Canadian Institute of International Affairs and the Institute of Pacif ic Relations. Toronto : University of Toronto Press, 1953. Pp [i]-x,[1]-129,(5). Index. 8vo, navy cloth, silver lettering to spine. “This book brings together and interprets the information relating to Canada's contacts with Asiatic countries since the beginning of the Second World War. Lucidly written and freshly presented, it will be of great interest to everyone concerned with international affairs. As Canada's policies in the Far East and S... View more info

Canada and the League of Nations

By: VEATCH, Richard

Price: $50.00

Publisher: University of Toronto Press, Toronto, 1975, ISBN:0802053319:

Seller ID: 78777


VEATCH, Richard. Canada and the League of Nations . Toronto: the Universityof Toronto Press, (1975). First Printing. Pp. (8),[ix]-xi,(3),[3]-224. 8vo , tan cloth with green and blue lettering to front and spine. Contents: 1. Canada's Entry on the International Scene; 2. The Formulation of Policy: Cabinet Ministers and Civil Servants; 3. The Formulation of Policy: Parliament, Parties, and Pressure Groups; 4. The Main Themes of Canadian Policy at Geneva; 5. Article 10: An Attempt to Delete; 6. Article 10: An Attempt to Amend; 7. The Appeal of the "Six Nations"; 8. The Protection of Minor... View more info

Canada and the O.A.S.

By: MacQUARRIE, Heath Dalhousie Review 48:1 ERSKINE, J.S. BOLT, Robert)

Price: $7.50

Publisher: 1968,:

Seller ID: 12602


MacQUARRIE, Heath. "Canada and the O.A.S.: The Still Vacant Chair". An article in the The Dalhousie Review, Vol.48, No.1, Spring 1968. Pp 37-45. Also : G.A. Rawlyk's "The Guysborough Negroes: A Study in Isolation" (24-36); J.R. Erskine's "Belated Enlightment" (5-12); Gene A.Barnett's "The Theatre of Robert Bolt"; Jan S. Prybyla's "The Development of Economic Thought and Policy in Communist China"; J.C. Gray's "Romeo and Juliet, and some Renaissance Notions of Love, Time and Death"; Henry Winthrop's "Pschology and Psychiatry in American Life&#... View more info

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Canada and the Pacific Basin / Le Canada et le bassin du Pacifique

By: HERVOUET, Gérard.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Department of the Secretary of State of Canada / Sécretariat d'État du Canada, 1988, ISBN:0662562984: 1988

Seller ID: 80990

ISBN: 0662562984


HERVOUET, Gérard. Canada and the Pacific Basin / Le Canada et le bassin du Pacifique. About Canada : Canadian Studies Directorate / Réalités canadiennes : Direction des études canadiennes. N.pl. [Ottawa] : Department of the Secretary of State of Canada / Sécretariat d'État du Canada, 1988. Pp [1]-34,(2),[1]-36. Double column. With some tables, &c in the text. 8vo (152 x 228 mm), art-illustrated brown card covers, plain brown spine. Gérard Hervouet (b. 1945). Text in English and French. Preface Introduction 1. Traditional Objectives and New ... View more info

Canada and the United Nations. A Tribute to the United Nations by Guita Percha & Rubber, Limited

By: Allied Countries - WW2).

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Guita Percha & Rubber, Limited, 1943,:

Seller ID: 80276


(Allied Countries - WW2). Canada and the United Nations. A Tribute to the United Nations by Guita Percha & Rubber, Limited. N.pl.: (Guita Percha & Rubber, Limited , 1943). Pp 1-20. Illustrated. 8vo, blue stapled card covers. “Guita Percha & Rubber, Limited, an all-Canadian Company, is happy to pres ent this booklet to our customers and friends as a tribute to the United Nations.” - from page one. This booklet has information on the allied countries participating in World War Two, including a brief summary of each country along with a picture of its flag and leader(s). The countries covere... View more info

Canada and Three Crises. Contemporary Affairs Series No. 42. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: REFORD, Robert

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Canadian Institute of International Affairs / CIIA / C.I.I.A. , Toronto, 1968,:

Seller ID: 105156


REFORD, Robert. Canada and Three Crises. Toronto : The Canadian Institute of International Affairs, (1968). Pp. (6),[vii]-xii,[1]-246,(2). 8vo, red cloth, black lettering to spine. No. 42 in the Contemporary Affairs Series. Robert William Reford (b. May 1, 1921, London, England - d. May 9, 2006, Crescent Beach, N.S.). "We live in an age of crisis. Almost every year, the world faces a situation where it seems to hover on the brink of war. How doesCanada behave in time of crisis? Can it remain aloof? What are its obligat ions, as a member of the international community and as a member of the... View more info

Canada in World Affairs [Vol.9] : October 1955 to June 1967.

By: EAYRS, James

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press / Canadian Institute of International Affairs., Toronto, 1959,:

Seller ID: 95773


EAYRS, James. Canada in World Affairs [Vol. IX] : October 1955 to June 1967. Toronto : Oxford University Press, 1959. Published under the auspices of The Canadian Institute of International Affairs. Pp (10),[1]-291,(3). Index. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. “This book appears less than three years after the events it describes. The reader will find the immediacyof his own recollections reinforced here by an incisive account of the eve nts which led to the conflicts over Hungary and Suez. Canada's role in these crises is fully and lucidly described in this comprehensive account of ... View more info

Canada Looks Abroad.

By: MacKAY, R.A., and E.B. ROGERS DAFOE, J.W.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press / Canadian Institute of International Affairs, London / Toronto / New York , 1938,:

Seller ID: 95708


MacKAY, R.A., and E.B. ROGERS. Canada Looks Abroad. With a Foreword by J.W.Dafoe. London / Toronto / New York : Oxford University Press, 1938. Issued under the auspices of the Canadian Institute of International Affairs. Fir st Edition. Pp [i]-xx,[1]-402,(2). Index. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Contents : Part I. - Domestic Bases. 1. The geographical background. 2. The Canadian economy. 3. Commercial policy. 4. The Canadian people. Part II. - The Development of External Relations and Policy. 5. Canada and the empire. 6. Canada and the League of Nations. 7. Canada and the United St... View more info

Canada's Asia-Pacific Security Dilemma . The Niobe Papers, Volume 10

By: VARNER, Joe NIOBE Papers, Volume 10

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Maritime Affairs, Halifax, 1999, ISBN:0969834357:

Seller ID: 101278


VARNER, Joe. Canada's Asia-Pacific Security Dilemma. (Halifax, NS : Maritime Affairs), 1999. Pp. (1),ii-ix,(1),1-80,(2). Maps, tables. 8vo, illustrated white card covers. The Niobe Papers, Volume 10. Foreword by Senator Michael J. Forrestall. Much on China and Korea. Chapters : 1. The Emerging WorldOrder and Asia-Pacific Dynamic; 2. Asia-Pacific Challenges to Canada's Nat ional Security; 3. Canadian Defence Policy; 4. Towards a Canadian Asia-Pacific Security Policy. With index. Very good 22.00 View more info

Canadian Antiques Collector. Vol. 4 / No. 6, June 1969.

By: Canadian Antiques Collector HEINRICH, T.A. WEBSTER, D.B. RYDER, H.G.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Canadian Antiques and Fine Arts, Toronto , 1969,:

Seller ID: 95910


(Canadian Antiques Collector). Canadian Antiques Collector. Vol. 4 / No. 6,June 1969. Toronto : Canadian Antiques and Fine Arts, 1969. Pp [1]-31,(1) including covers. Illustrated. Double column. 4to, illustrated white and brown stapled wrappers. Contents : Japanese Theatre Prints [Part 1] (by T.A. Heinrich); Beaver Teapots (by D.B. Webster); The Walking Rocking Horse (by H.G. Ryder); China Mark Research (by G.A. Godden); Edward-King of the Castles (by M. Evans); Glass - The Great Enigma (by M. Holland); Ancient MexicanGold Masterpieces (by A. Wardell). Rubbed, penned name and mailing label, pa... View more info

Canadian Antiques Collector. Vol. 8 / No. 6, November - December 1973.

By: Canadian Antiques Collector HOLLAND, Margaret WALLACE, W. Stewart BONELLIE, Janet

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Canadian Antiques and Fine Arts, Toronto , 1973,:

Seller ID: 95955


(Canadian Antiques Collector). Canadian Antiques Collector. Vol. 8 / No. 6,November - December 1973. Toronto : Canadian Antiques and Fine Arts, 1973. Pp [1]-31,(1) including covers. Illustrated. Double column. 4to, illustrat ed blue stapled wrappers. Contents : Toile de Jouy (by Janet Bonellie); Symposium '73 (by Jack Jamieson); Loyalist Settlement of Upper Canada (by W. Stewart Wallace); Sporting Prints (by Margaret Zieman); China Export Trade Porcelain (by Margaret Holland); Chinese Chippendale (by Michael Wilson). Lightly rubbed, mailing label, else very good. 15.00 View more info

Canadian Antiques Collector. Vol. 9 / No. 4, July - August 1974

By: Canadian Antiques Collector MOOGK, Willis ABRAHAMSON, Una JOYNER, Geoffrey

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Canadian Antiques and Fine Arts, Toronto , 1974,:

Seller ID: 95958


(Canadian Antiques Collector). Canadian Antiques Collector. Vol. 9 / No. 4,July – August 1974. Toronto : Canadian Antiques and Fine Arts, 1974. Pp [1 ]-63,(1) including covers. Illustrated. Double column. 4to, illustrated redstapled wrappers. A special issue on Chinese art and antiques. Contents : The Chinese Exhibition Comes to Canada (by Barbara Stephen); Jade: The Mineral (by Dean S. M. Field); Jade: The Art (by Doris Dohrenwend); Export Wares of the 17th Century (by Patricia Proctor); Collecting Snuff Bottles (by Frank Crane); Chinese Furniture (by Louise H. Stone); Dumpling Treasures (b... View more info