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Gandhi: Naked Ambition

By: Adams, Jad

Price: $18.00

Publisher: UK, Quercus: 2010

Seller ID: 31725


Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine slightly cocked. Minor marks and wear to book and jacket. ISBN/EAN: 9781849162104. Hardcover View more info

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Scales of the dragon: the Vietnam experience

By: Adams, Michael

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Leichhardt, N.S.W., A&A Book Publishing: 2011

Seller ID: 29195


Bit of creasing to page edges Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). 385 pages. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. ISBN: 0987089927. ISBN/EAN: 9780987089922. Hardcover View more info

Chinese Dong Ethnic Group in Sanjiang

By: anonymous

Price: $99.00

Publisher: China, People's Fine Arts Publishing House:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19718


In Chinese and English Light wear and marks to boards. ** HEAVY BOOK - Over 2 kgs. Postage will exceed $40 to Asia & North America. $60 plus to Europe. Australasian customers should expect a more modest surcharge too. Please contact us first for a quote ** Hardcover View more info

The Meiji

By: Beasley, W. G.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: UK, Oxford University Press: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 27833


Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Binding tight. Minor marks and wear to jacket. ISBN: 019690403X. ISBN/EAN: 9780196904030. ** Weight exceeds 1 kg. A Postage surcharge may be requested, particularly for orders from outside Australia ** Hardcover View more info

City of Heavenly Tranquillity : Beijing in the History of China

By: Becker, Jasper

Price: $15.00

Publisher: UK, Allen Lane: 2008

Seller ID: 26733


Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Binding tight. Edges slightly browned/foxed. Hardcover View more info

Tragic Orphans: Indians in Malaysia

By: Belle, Carl Vadivella

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Singapore, Institute of Southeast Asian Studies: 2015

Seller ID: 31511


Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine slightly cocked. Minor Creasing to covers. ISBN/EAN: 9789814519038. Paperback View more info

Sun Yat-Sen

By: Bergere, Marie-Claire

Price: $20.00

Publisher: USA, Stanford University Press: 1998

Seller ID: 27828


Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Paperback View more info

Bleeding Earth

By: Brass, Alister

Price: $14.90

Publisher: London, Heinemann: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 5908


Boards bumped; Page edges very lightly browned and spotted : JACKET: Edges well-worn with several tiny tears. Price-clipped. Signed by Author. Hardcover View more info

Iban Customs and Traditions

By: Buma, Michael

Price: $14.90

Publisher: Malaysia, Borneo Publications Sdn. Bhd: 1992

Seller ID: 20151


Second impression. Size: 12mo (7 to 7.5 inches). Protected in clear wrap which has been taped to boards. ** Postage for this light book will be A$6 to Australia , A$10 Worldwide. Adjusted after checkout ** Paperback View more info

Yuan Shih-k'ai

By: Ch'en, Jerome

Price: $20.00

Publisher: USA, Stanford University Press: 1972

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 26664


Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Binding tight. Minor marks/wear to boards, jacket, page edges.. ISBN: 0804707898. ISBN/EAN: 9780804707893. Hardcover View more info

Eternal Harvest: The Legacy of American Bombs in Laos

By: Coates, Karen J.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: USA, ThingsAsian Press: 2013

Seller ID: 30136


Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. Minor marks and wear to book. Illustrator: Jerry Redfern. ISBN: 1934159492. ISBN/EAN: 9781934159491. Paperback View more info

Borneo: The Stealer of Hearts

By: Cook, Oscar

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Malaysia, Opus Publications: 2007

Seller ID: 33639


Minor scratching and edgewear to covers. Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. Edges slightly foxed. ISBN: 9833987109. ISBN/EAN: 9789833987108. Paperback View more info

Economic Reform Processes in South Asia: Toward policy efficiency

By: Dee, Edited by Philippa

Price: $30.00

Publisher: UK, Routledge: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 26356


Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). ISBN: 0415523060. ISBN/EAN: 9780415523066. Hardcover View more info

Joao Rodrigues's Account of Sixteenth-Century Japan: Third Series No. 7

By: Edited by Michael Cooper

Price: $34.90

Publisher: UK, The Hakluyt Society:

Seller ID: 21579


Boards have been attached upside-down. Recent printing , no year given Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body clean and un-marked. Binding tight, covers & spine fully intact, but spine slightly cocked. Jacket lightly sun-faded to spine. Edges very slightly spotted or marked. Minor marks & wear to boards and jacket. ** Weight exceeds 1 kg. A Postage surcharge may be requested, particularly for orders from outside Australia ** Hardcover View more info

To Save Their Heathen Souls : Voyage to and Life in Fouchow, China. Based on Wentworth Diaries and Letters, 1854-1858.

By: Edited by Polly Park. Foreword by Francis West.

Price: $14.90

Publisher: Pennsylvania, Pickwick Publications: 1984

Seller ID: 14645


Minor spotting to page edges; small gift dedication to half-title page; minor scrattling and soiling to cover. Binding very tight and square; inside pages crisp and clean. Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Paperback View more info

Reinventing Identities: The Poetics of Language Use in Contemporary China

By: Edited by Tian Hailong and Cao Qing

Price: $50.00

Publisher: China, 2012

Inscription: Inscribed by Editor

Seller ID: 25777


Inscribed by Tian Hailong 'To Kerry. Hailong Aug.6.2013 in Sydney' Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Lovely clean solidly bound copy. Minor marks and wear to book. Inscribed by Editor. Paperback View more info

Records of the Intelligence Department of the Government of the North-West Provinces of India during the Mutiny of 1857

By: Edited by William Coldstream

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Pakistan, Sang-E-Meel: 2007

Edition: Facsimile Edition

Seller ID: 26131


Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Lovely clean solidly bound copy. Minor marks and wear to book. ISBN: 9693520084. ISBN/EAN: 9789693520088. ** Weight exceeds 1 kg. A Postage surcharge may be requested, particularly for orders from outside Australia ** Hardcover View more info

Generalissimo: Chiang Kai Shek and the China He Lost

By: Fenby, Jonathan

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Australia, Simon & Schuster: 2003

Seller ID: 26734


First free page removed Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Binding very good but slightly cocked. ISBN: 0743231449. ISBN/EAN: 9780743231442. Hardcover View more info

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Daily Life in Japan : at the time of the Samurai, 1185-1603

By: Frederic, Louis. Translated by Eileen M. Lowe.

Price: $14.90

Publisher: London, George Allen & Unwin, Ltd.: 1972

Seller ID: 16171


Minor spotting to page edges and prelims; minor sunning and bumping to spine ends; blank name label to front endpaper. Binding tight and square; inside pages clean. JACKET: Heavy sunning to spine. Now protected by adhesive clear plastic cover. Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Hardcover View more info

India: A Portrait

By: French, Patrick

Price: $15.00

Publisher: UK, Allen Lane: 2011

Seller ID: 33078


Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. Edges very slightly spotted or marked. Minor marks and wear to book. Now protected in non-adhesive plastic wrap. ISBN/EAN: 9781846142147. Hardcover View more info

Kretek: The Culture and Heritage of Indonesia's Clove Cigarettes

By: Hanusz, Mark

Price: $47.90

Publisher: Asia, Equinox Publishing: 2000

Seller ID: 22931


Minor marks and wear to boards and jacket. Light edgewear, scratching and scrattling to jacket. Size: 4to Quarto (11 to 13 inches). Text body clean and un-marked. Binding tight, covers & spine fully intact. Light foxing / browning to front/rear pages, text pages clean. Edges slightly browned / foxed. ISBN: 9799589800. ISBN/EAN: 9789799589804. ** Weight exceeds 1 kg. A Postage surcharge may be requested, particularly for orders from outside Australia ** Hardcover View more info

Toward Restoration : The Growth of Political Consciousness in Tokugawa Japan

By: Harootunian, H. D

Price: $14.90

Publisher: USA, University of California Press: 1970

Seller ID: 20288


Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Binding tight, covers & spine fully intact. Cover has light rubbing and sunning. ISBN: 0520074033. ISBN/EAN: 9780520074033. Paperback View more info

The Civilization of Angkor

By: Higham, Charles

Price: $20.00

Publisher: USA, University of California Press: 2001

Seller ID: 28116


Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). ISBN: 0520234421. ISBN/EAN: 9780520234420. Hardcover View more info

A History of the Indian Mutiny and of the disturbances which accompanied it among the civil population

By: Holmes, T. Rice

Price: $50.00

Publisher: USA, MacMillan: 1898

Seller ID: 25214


Binding exposed between map and first page. Minor soiling and edgewear to boards. Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Binding still very good, but spine is faded/sunned.. Foxing/browning to front/rear pages, text pages clean. Prior owner's book-plate laid in. Previous seller's sticker.. Edges moderately browned/foxed. Hardcover View more info

Setting the East Ablaze

By: Hopkirk, Peter

Price: $85.00

Publisher: UK, John Murray: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 27827


Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). ISBN: 0719541026. ISBN/EAN: 9780719541025. Hardcover View more info

Laying the Tracks: The Thai Economy and its Railways 1885-1935

By: Ichiro, Kakizaki

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Japan, Kyoto University Press: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 25776


Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Binding tight, covers & spine fully intact, but spine is lightly faded/sunned. Edges slightly soiled or stained. Minor marks and edgewear to boards, including bumping to board corners. ISBN: 1920901027. ISBN/EAN: 9781920901028. Hardcover View more info

Crossroads of Civilization: 3000 Years of Persian History

By: Irving, Clive

Price: $14.90

Publisher: UK, Book Club Associates: 1979

Seller ID: 21355


Slight stain on half-title page. Minor foxing inside jacket. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body clean and un-marked. Binding tight, covers & spine fully intact. Minor marks and wear to jacket. Edges moderately stained or soiled. Minor marks & wear to boards and jacket. Hardcover View more info

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The Back Blocks of China : A Narrative of Experiences Among the Chinese, Sifans, Lolos, Tibetans, Shans and Kachins, Between Shanghai and the Irrawadi

By: Jack, R. Logan

Price: $150.00

Publisher: London, Edward Arnold: 1904

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14431


Moderate browning and spotting to page edges and prelims; a bit of spotting to some inside pages; large rectangle cut out of top right corner of endpaper; small previous owner name to endpaper. Light soiling and scrattling to boards; moderate sunning to spine; spine ends and corners bumped; binding tight and square. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Hardcover View more info

Global Security Watch: Turkey: A Reference Handbook

By: Kibaroglu and Aysegul Kibaroglu, Mustafa

Price: $38.00

Publisher: USA, Praeger Security International: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 25882


Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Binding tight, covers & spine fully intact, but spine is slightly cocked. Edges lightly browned/foxed. Bumping to board corners. Hardcover View more info

Old Shanghai : A Lost Age

By: Liang, Wu

Price: $14.90

Publisher: China, Foreign Languages Press: 2003

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 9494


Slight marks to bottom page edge. JACKET: Bit of scrattling and edgewear. Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Hardcover View more info