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Alms for Oblivion. in dj

By: KEMP, Peter

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Cassell & Company, London, 1961,:

Seller ID: 76382


KEMP, Peter. Alms for Oblivion. London: Cassell & Company, (1961). Pp. (16),1-188,[4]. Illustrated with maps and 9 plates of black and white photographs. 8vo, blue cloth cover with gold lettering to spine. "Peter Kemp's firstview of Siam was from beneath a camouflaged parachute, swinging down to a jungle clearing. [...] in May 1945, in the closing stages of the Second World War, he was to help the Siamese guerillas in their running battle against the Japanese. [...] ... View more info

Anthropology and Autobiography. PBK.

By: OKELY, Judith CALLAWAY, Helen ASA Monographs 29

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Routledge, London, 1992, ISBN:0415051894:

Seller ID: 77570


OKELY, Judith and Helen CALLAWAY. Anthropology and Autobiography. London: Routledge, (1992). Pp. [i]-xiv,[1]-252,(6). 8vo, illustrated black and yellow card covers. ASA Monographs 29. Chapters: 1. Anthropology and autobiography: participatory experience and embodied knowledge; 2. Ethnography and experience: gender implications in fieldwork and texts; 3. Automythologies andthe reconstruction of ageing; 4. Spirits and sex: a Swahili informant and his diary; 5. Putting out ... View more info

Approach to Coastal Resource Utilization: The Nature and Role of Sustainable Development in East Kalimantan Coastal Zone, Indonesia, vol. 1 and 2

By: DAHURI, Rokhmin

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Dalhousie University, Halifax, 1992,:

Seller ID: 76196


DAHURI, Rokhmin. An Approach to Coastal Resource Utilization: The Nature and Role of Sustainable Development in East Kalimantan Coastal Zone, Indonesia. 2 Vols. Halifax: Dalhousie University, 1992. Pp. [i]-xviii,1-203. 8vo, comb-bound, vol. 1: blue card covers, vol. 2: grey card covers. PhD. thesis for School for Resource and Environmental Studies at Dalhousie University. Both vols. vg. 100.00 View more info

Art of the Lesser Sunda Islands : A Cultural Resource at Risk

By: MOSS, Lawrence A.G.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: San Francisco Craft and Folk Art Museum, San Francisco, 1986,:

Seller ID: 102334


MOSS, Lawrence A.G. Art of the Lesser Sunda Islands : A Cultural Resource at Risk. San Francisco : San Francisco Craft and Folk Art Museum, 1986. Pp (1),2-40. Illustrated in colour and black-and-white. Large 8vo, maroon stapled card covers, gilt lettering to front cover. A catalogue for an exhibition held at the San Francisco Craft and Folk Art Museum June 11 - August 2, 1986, and at the Honolulu Academy of Arts, August 12 - September 21, 1986. Contents : Preface; Introd... View more info

ASEAN and the Law of the Sea

By: TANGSUBKUL, Phiphat

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, Singapore, 1982, ISBN:9971902400:

Seller ID: 106000


TANGSUBKUL, Phiphat . ASEAN and the Law of the Sea. (Singapore) : Instituteof Southeast Asian Studies, (1982). First Edition. Pp. (4),v-xv,(3),3--148 ,(4). Tables, map in text. 8vo, illustrated white cardcovers, blue lettering to spine. Not in Papadakis & Glassner, International Law of the Sea and Marine Affairs: A Bibliography : Supplement to the 1980 edition. The ASEAN countries here are Singapore, Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia and the Philippines. "An important co... View more info

Atlantic Monthly. Volume 197, Number 6, June 1956 with supplement on Indonesia Today

By: THOMAS, Dylan

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Atlantic Monthly, Concord, N.H., 1956,:

Seller ID: 85063


(THOMAS, Dylan; and supplement on Indonesia Today). The Atlantic Monthly. Volume 197, Number 6, June 1956. Concord, N.H.: The Atlantic Monthly, 1956. Pp [1]-167,(1). Double Column. 4to, illustrated maroon wrappers. Includes “Dylan Thomas: Elegy” [unfinished Dylan Thomas poem] edited by Vernon Watkins (pp 42-43); “Indonesia : A Past and a Promise” by Various Indonesian Writers (pp 97-168); and much more. Corner crease, else very good. 20.00 View more info

Birds of the Natuna Islands

By: OBERHOLSER, Harry C Smithsonian Institution United States National Museum Bulletin 159.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: GPO / United States Government Printing Office, Washington, 1932,:

Seller ID: 37088


OBERHOLSER, Harry C. Birds of the Natuna Islands. Washington : United States Government Printing Office, 1932. Pp (2),iii-vi,1-137,(1). Tables. 8vo, printed card covers. Smithsonian Institution United States National Museum Bulletin 159. Harry Church Oberholser (b. June 25, 1870, Brooklyn, New York - d. December 25, 1963).The Natuna Islands lie in the South China Sea and are part of the Tudjuh Archipelago, off the northwest coast of Borneo. Nick to cover and title page, ... View more info

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Borneo and the Indian Archipelago. With drawings of Costume and Scenery. First Edition, Rebound.

By: MARRYAT, Frank S.

Price: $4,000.00

Publisher: Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans; Paternoster-Row, London, 1848,: 1848

Seller ID: 113383


MARRYAT, Frank S. Borneo and the Indian Archipelago. With Drawings of Costume and Scenery. By Frank S. Marryat, late midshipman from H.M.S. Samarang, surveying vessel. London : Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans; Paternoster-Row, 1848. First Edition. Pp. (4),[v]-viii,[1]-232, colour chromolithograph frontispiece, colour-illustrated engraved title page, + 20 leaves of chromolithograph plates. With 37 woodcuts to text. Large 8vo, rebound in three-quarter bro... View more info

Borneo People. in dj

By: MacDONALD, Malcolm

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Clarke, Irwin & Company Limited, Toronto, 1956,:

Seller ID: 45818


MacDONALD, The Right Honourable Malcolm. Borneo People. Toronto: Clarke, Irwin & Company Limited, Pp. (4),v-viii,(2),3-424 with [45] plates and ilustrations throughout. 8vo, rust cloth, gilt lettering, brown panel to front and spine, endpapers illustrated with maps. Printed in Canada. "Until 1941 Sarawak had been the home of the Brooke family, the legendary White Rajahs. The rule of the Brookes had been a personal one. They had been accustomed tojourney widely in the... View more info

Building Diplomacy : The Architecture of American Embassies. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: LUI, Elizabeth Gill KAITA, Keya

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Four Stops Press, Los Angeles, California, 2004, ISBN:0801443261:

Seller ID: 115133


LUI, Elizabeth Gill. Building Diplomacy : The Architecture of American Embassies. Keya Kaita, Cultural Montages. Essay by Jane C. Loeffler; Kevin Spence, project coordinator. Los Angeles, California : "Distributed by Cornell University Press in association with Four Stops Press", (2004). First Edition. Pp (14),15-267,(5). Folio, grey cloth, with silver lettering to front and spine. With map end-papers. "An ADST-DACOR diplomats and diplomacy book." Associa... View more info

Canada's Treasure Hunt. First Edition, Signed

By: STORM, Alex SHAW, Brian

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Greywood Publishing, Winnipeg, 1967,:

Seller ID: 57772


STORM, Alex. Canada's Treasure Hunt. As told to Brian Shaw. Winnipeg : Greywood Publishing Limited, (1967). First Printing. Pp (4),5- [152]+ 16 pages of b&w photos. 12mo (109 x 177 mmm), white cardcovers, with black & red lettering to covers & spine. A Greywood Paperback Original No.105. Tennyson, Cape Bretoniana 4512. Alex Storm (b. October 2, 1937 in the city of Surabaya, the Island of Java, Indonesia - d, August 12, 2018, Sydney, Cape Breton)."How a fortune in gol... View more info

Cannibalism and Human Sacrifice. First Edition in dustjacket

By: HOGG, Garry

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Robert Hale Limited, London, 1958,:

Seller ID: 107730


HOGG, Garry. Cannibalism and Human Sacrifice. London : Robert Hale Limited,(1958). First Edition. Pp (4),v-x,11-206,(2). Index. 8vo, maroon cloth, gi lt lettering to spine. Contents : 1. Cannibalism among the Fiji Islanders. 2. Human Sacrifice among the Aztecs. 3. Custom and Myth among the Kwakiutl Indians. 4. Cannibals in the Amazon Basin. 5. Cannibalism among Nigerian Tribesmen. 6. The Leopard Societies of Sierra Leone. 7. Cannibalism in the Congo Basin. 8. Head-hunter... View more info

Cartographica. Volume 18, Number 3, Autumn 1981

By: HEIDENREICH, Conrad E. MULLER, J.C. MONMONIER, Mark S. GILMARTIN, Patricia P.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: University of Toronto Press, Toronto, 1981, ISBN:0919870279:

Seller ID: 89500


(HEIDENREICH, Conrad E.). Cartographica. Volume 18, Number 3, Autumn 1981. (Toronto) : University of Toronto Press, (1981). Pp (4),[1]-136,(4). Maps. Diagrams. 8vo, blue and white printed card covers. Includes Conrad E. Heidenreich's “Mapping the Great Lakes : The Period of Imperial Rivalries” (pp 74-109). Other content : J.C. Muller's “Bertin's Theory of Graphics : A Challenge to North American Thematic Cartography” (pp 1-8); Patricia P. Gilmartin's “The Inter... View more info

Classical Batik

By: HAMZURI, Drs ACHJADI, Judi (trans.)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Djambatan, Jakarta, 1981,:

Seller ID: 59564


HAMZURI, Drs. Classical Batik ; translated into English by Judi Achjadi. (Jakarta, Indonesia): Djambatan, (1981). Pp. 113. Illustrated. Large square 8vo, illustrated blue card covers. Contents: 1) The Batik Process ; 2) Finishing the Process ; 3) Pre-Treatment of the Cotton Cloth for making a Stole ; 4) Glossary of Classical Batik Motifs ; 5) Dialectical Terminology. Text in Bahasa and corresponding English. Rubbed, slightly cocked, faint creasing, gift inscription, else... View more info

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Coastal Seas : The Conservation Challenge. First Edition

By: CLARK, John R.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Blackwell Science, Oxford, 1998, ISBN:0632049553: 1998

Seller ID: 69925

ISBN: 0632049553


CLARK, John R. Coastal Seas : The Conservation Challenge. (Oxford) : Blackwell Science, (1998). First Edition. Pp. (2),iii-ix,(1),1-134. Illustrated. 8vo, photo-illustrated bluish card covers. "This succinct, technical reference of coastal-zone resource management is aimed both at students taking courses in coastal management or marine conservation and practitioners in these fields. In response to a worldwide demand, Coastal Seas deals... View more info

Codeswitching in University English-medium Classes : Asian Perspectives

By: BARNARD, Roger and James McLELLAN, (eds.) New Perspectives on Language and Education; 36

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Multilingual Matters , 2014, ISBN:1783090898:

Seller ID: 106470


BARNARD, Roger and James McLELLAN, (eds.). Codeswitching in University English-medium Classes : Asian Perspectives. Bristol : Multilingual Matters, (2014). Pp (4),v-xv,(1),1- 224. 8vo, red cardcovers. No.36 in the New Perspectives on Language and Education series. "In the complex, multilingual societies of the 21st century, codeswitching is an everyday occurrence, and yet the use of students' first language in the English language classroom has been consistently disc... View more info

Cooper's Snoopers and Other Follies : Fragments of a Life.

By: JOHNSTON, Peter.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Trafford, Victoria, B.C., 2002, ISBN:1553695712:

Seller ID: 88811


JOHNSTON, Peter. Cooper's Snoopers and Other Follies : Fragments of a Life.(Victoria, B.C.) : Trafford, (2002). Fourth Printing. Pp (8),xi-xii,(2),1- 170,(2). Index. 8vo, illustrated black card covers. "Peter A.E. Johnston was born in Toronto in 1921. He is a graduate of the University of Toronto (First Class Honours, Modern Languages and Literatures). He served five yearsin the Canadian Army, 1940-1945 (Mention-in-Dispatches), including slightl y less than two years... View more info

De Boomstamkano in Indonesie.

By: NOTEBOOM, C.

Price: $200.00

Publisher: N.V. Boekhandel en Drukkerij Voorheen E.J. Brill, Leiden , 1932,:

Seller ID: 102572


NOTEBOOM, C. De Boomstamkano in Indonesie. Leiden : N.V. Boekhandel en Drukkerij Voorheen E.J. Brill, 1932. Pp (12),[1]-240, frontis + 44 pp plates. Large 8vo, illustrated brown card covers, with illustrated white dustjacket.A history of the dugout canoes of Indonesia. Text in Dutch. Contents : Inl eiding. 1. Het maken van boomstamkano's. 2. Palembang. 3. Overig Sumatra. 4. De eilanden om Sumatra en het Maleische Schiereiland. 5. Borneo. 6. De Filippijnen en Celebes.7. J... View more info

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Decline of British Seapower. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: WETTERN, Desmond

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Janes, 1982,: 1982

Seller ID: 35251

ISBN: 0710600437


WETTERN, Desmond. The Decline of British Seapower. (London) : Janes, (1982). First Edition. Pp (10),1- 452,(2) + 32 pages of b&w photos. Maps and tables in the text. 8vo, red cloth, silver lettering to spine. A book which traces how the Royal Navy has transformed itself strategically and socially under pressures of political and economic neglect in the post-World War Two period. "This important, timely and controversial book is an almost mont... View more info

Deep Water and Shoal. 2nd pr

By: ROBINSON, W.A. Mariners Library No.04 MARTYR, Weston, intro.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Rupert Hart-Davis, London, 1950,:

Seller ID: 94279


ROBINSON, William Albert. Deep Water and Shoal. With an Introduction by Weston Martyr. Illustrated. London: Rupert Hart-Davis, 1950. Second Printing. Pp 318. Illustrated. Maps. Sm 8vo, tan cloth with blue device to front, blue lettering to spine. See Morris & Howland p.115. The Mariners Library No.4. A circumnavigation of the oceans aboard the ketch Svaap. Starting in New York, through the Panama Canal, across the Pacific, through Indonesia, across the Indian Ocean, thro... View more info