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Image for Hali - The International Magazine of Antique Carpet and Textile Art.  (Issues 1-102).   Issues 1 - 72 in publisher's original slipcases.

Hali - The International Magazine of Antique Carpet and Textile Art. (Issues 1-102). Issues 1 - 72 in publisher's original slipcases.

By: N/A

Price: $3,000.00

Publisher: 1978

Seller ID: 801


Very Good. 1978. Magazine. 8.5 X 11 Paperbound . View more info

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Report on the Administration of Bengal, 1898-99.

By: N/A

Price: $1,310.00

Publisher: Calcutta, Bengal Secretariat Press: 1900

Edition: First

Seller ID: 1540


Calcutta: Bengal Secretariat Press. Very Good. 1900. First. Cloth. Many large folding colored maps including Map of the Bihar & Benares Opium Agencies showing cultivation under poppy & the Bengal government's monopolistic opium production for 1898 (nearly all of which was destined for China and Southeast Asia). This copy withdrawn from the Drew Theological Seminary. Forwarded thence (as noted by stamp on title page) by order of the Lieutenant Governor of Bengal. Be... View more info

Arts of Asia

By: N/A

Price: $500.00

Publisher: Hong Kong, Arts of Asia Publications, Ltd.:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2792


Hong Kong: Arts of Asia Publications, Ltd.. Very Good. First Edition. Softcover. 76 non-consecutive issues from first year to the last. 1975: 4 issues (Jan - Feb, March - April, May - June, Sept - Oct); 1976: 2 issues (Jan - Feb, Sept - Oct); 1977: 5 issues (Jan - Feb, March - April, May - June, July - Aug, Nov - Dec); 1978: 5 issues (Jan - Feb, March - April, May - June, Sept - Oct, Nov - Dec); 1979: 3 issues (Jan - Feb, Sept - Oct, Nov - Dec); 1980: 6 issues (Jan ... View more info

Orientations The magazine for collectors and connoisseurs of Asian art

By: N/A

Price: $500.00

Publisher: Hong Kong, Orientations Magazine, Ltd.: 1973-2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2834


Hong Kong: Orientations Magazine, Ltd.. Very Good. 1973-2002. First Edition. Hardcover. 98 non-consecutive issues intermittently spanning 29 years, including 1973: 1 issue (Sept.); 1976: 2 issues (Aug., Sept.); 1977: 8 issues (Jan., Apr., May, Jun., Jul., Sept., Oct., Nov.); 1980: 4 issues (Aug., Sept., Oct., Dec.); 1981: 4 issues (Jan., Mar., May., Jul.); 1982: 7 issues (Jan., Feb., Apr., May, Jul., Oct., Dec.); 1883: 5 volumes (Jan., Apr., Jun., Jul., Aug.); 1884:... View more info

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Map of Longman/Luoyang Caves area

By: N/A

Price: $350.00

Seller ID: 3200


Very Good. Map. Rubbing on native paper. A nice crisp copy without tears or markings. ; 69.5 x 139 cm.; 1 pages . View more info

An Account of the Polynesian Race, Its Origin and Migrations and The Ancient History of the Hawaiian People to the Times of Kamehameha I, three volumes in one.

By: Abraham Fornander

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Rutland and Tokyo, Charles E. Tuttle Company: 1980

Seller ID: 2119


Rutland and Tokyo: Charles E. Tuttle Company. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1980. Hardcover. With slipcase. A nice clean, crisp copy without previous owner's names or other markings. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 1025 pages . Dust jacket present. View more info

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An Account of the Polynesian Race Its Origins and Migrations and the Ancient History of the Hawaiian People to the Times of Kamehameha I. (3 vol. set)

By: Abraham Fornander

Price: $450.00

Publisher: London, Trubner & Co.: 1878

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2930


London: Trubner & Co.. Very Good. 1878. First Edition. Hardcover. Blue cloth boards with gilt particulars to spine. Fading and wear to spines and bumped corners to all volumes. Foxing to preliminary pages of all volumes. Foldout genealogy map to rear of vol. 1. Clean copies without previous owners' names or other markings. ; The English and Foreign Philosophical Library Extra Series; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; xvi,247;vii,399;xii,293 pages . First Edition. View more info

Illustrated catalogue of the interesting and valuable collections of Amos A. Lawrence ... including his celebrated private collection of Chinese Lowestoft porcelain ... to be sold ... at the American Art Galleries ...

By: Amos Adams Lawrence

Price: $600.00

Publisher: New York, American Art Association: [1921]

Seller ID: 1578


New York: American Art Association. Very Good. [1921]. Small bookplate of Count Alexandre Orlowski to front pastedown. Prices noted in pencil throughout. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall . View more info

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A History of Korean Art

By: Andreas Eckardt (translated by J.M. Kindersley and M. A. Oxon)

Price: $180.00

Publisher: London & Leipzig, Edward Goldston & Karl W. Hiersemann: 1929

Seller ID: 3180


London & Leipzig: Edward Goldston & Karl W. Hiersemann. Very Good. 1929. Red cloth boards with gilt particulars and decoration to front cover. Gilt particulars to black morocco label to spine. Gilt decorative motifs to spine. Bookplate of previous owner removed from front pastedown. Foxing to endpapers and fly papers. With 506 illustrations, on 168 plates (4 colored, 8 inset) and 1 map. An unmarked copy without previous owners' names or other markings. Please expect... View more info

The Naturalist in Manchuria.

By: Arthur de Carle Sowerby

Price: $4,020.00

Publisher: Tientsin, Tientsin Press.: 1922

Edition: First

Seller ID: 1479


Tientsin: Tientsin Press.. Very Good. 1922. First. Green cloth. A clean unused set in the original green cloth. Scattered foxing. No repairs, no parts lacking, no alterations. Five volumes bound in Vol I: xiv, 347, folding map; Vol II: xxvii, 191; Vol III: xx, errata slip to vol II;358, errata slip; folding map; Vol IV: [iv], 321; Vol V: [x],250. Copyright 2014 Virginia Book Shop, Inc.; Quarto . First Edition. View more info

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Sport and Science on the Sino-Mongolian Frontier

By: Arthur de Carle Sowerby

Price: $150.00

Publisher: London, Andrew Melrose, Ltd.: 1918

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 2934


London: Andrew Melrose, Ltd.. Very Good. 1918. Hardcover. Rust colored cloth boards with title and pictorial in black to front cover. Particulars and pictorial in black to spine. Personal copy of C.C. Crisler, who served as a Seventh-day Adventist missionary in China from 1917 to 1936, and whose name is inscribed to the front free fly. Library stamp effaced from title and final pages. Partial stamp to blank verso page 99. Worming to rear board. ; 8vo 8" - 9... View more info

The Language, Mythology, and Geographical Nomenclature of Japan Viewed in the Light of Aino Studies; Including "An Ainu Grammar," and a Catalogue of Books Relating to Yezo and the Ainos; Memoirs of the Literature College, Imperial University of Japan No.1

By: Basil Hall Chamberlain; John Batchelor

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Tokyo, The Imperial University: 1887

Seller ID: 2670


Tokyo: The Imperial University. Very Good. 1887. Hardcover. Half brown morroco, marbled boards. Gilt title to spine. Wear to front hinge (see image). Marbled endpapers. Partially removed bookplate to front paste down. Otherwise a nice, clean copy without any other markings. ; Oblong 4to 11" - 13" tall; 174 pages . View more info

A Handbook of The Al Sa'ud Ruling Family of Saudi Arabia

By: Brian Lees

Price: $165.00

Publisher: London, Royal Genealogies: 1980

Seller ID: 2125


London: Royal Genealogies. Very Good. 1980. Hardcover. A nice clean copy without previous owner's names or other markings. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 64 pages . View more info

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Histoire des Mongols depuis Tchinguiz-Khan jusqu'à Timour Bey ou Tamerlan. Four volume set.

By: C. d'Ohsson (Abraham Constantin Mouradgea d'Ohsson)

Price: $9,740.00

Publisher: La Haye & Amsterdam, Freres van Cleff: 1834-1835

Seller ID: 1582


La Haye & Amsterdam: Freres van Cleff. Very Good. 1834-1835. Half brown morocco; ruled raised bands, marbled boards. Mouradgea d'Ohsson was a Swedish historian and diplomat of Armenian descent. This important work is a large expansion of his 1824 publication which was the first serious study of Genghis Khan. Kenneth Meyer Setton, A History of the Crusades notes "among the general histories of the Mongols, d'Ohsson …remains unequaled. Avowedly or tacitly m... View more info

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English Notes and Translation of Bhavabhuti's Uttararamacharita

By: C. Sankara Rama Sastri

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Mylapore, Madras, The Sri Balamanorama Press: 1936

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 2937


Mylapore, Madras: The Sri Balamanorama Press. Very Good. 1936. Hardcover. Green cloth boards with gilt title to spine. This book was the copy of Columbia Sanskrit professor Royal W. Weiler whose name is neatly inscribed to front free fly. Small "3-" inked in black to front fly. Blue ink blots to bottom left corner of title page. Otherwise clean and tight. A very nice copy.; Sri Balamanorama Series; Narrow 8vo 8" to 9" tall; xxviii, 348 pages . View more info

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Amaravati Sculptures in the Madras Government Museum.

By: C. Sivaramamurti

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Madras, Thompson & Co. for Madras Government Museum: 1956

Edition: second

Seller ID: 1668


Madras: Thompson & Co. for Madras Government Museum. Very Good. 1956. second. A handsome copy in supple half calf; gilt title to spine. Sixty-five plates, fifty-two of which are photographic on coated stock. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 376, lxv pl pages . View more info

A History of the Maratha People (3 vol. set)

By: C.A Kincaid, Rao Bahadur D.B. Parasnis AKA Dattatraya Balavanta Parasanisa

Price: $450.00

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press: 1918,1922,1931Vol

Seller ID: 3028


London: Oxford University Press. Very Good. 1918,1922,1931Vol. Volumes I and II blue cloth, volume III red cloth. Particulars in gilt to spines. Volume III lacks front fly and bears wear to front hinge. Otherwise, nice clean copies without previous owners' names or other markings. A scarce set in two volumes but nearly unobtainable in three. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; [iv], 279; [viii], 332; [xi], 503 pages . View more info

Pigsticking or Hog Hunting: A Complete Account for Sportsmen; and Others.

By: Captain R.S.S. Baden-Powell

Price: $220.00

Publisher: London, Harrison & Sons: 1889

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3095


London: Harrison & Sons. Very Good. 1889. First Edition. Top edge gilt; others deckled. Previous owners name and date to title. Nice bright-gilt example of late nineteenth century decorative trade binding, though interior has weak gutters with tape-repair residue to front gutter.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; xiii, 211, [16] adv pages . First Edition. View more info

A Sinhalese-English Dictionary (2 Vol. Set)

By: Charles Carter

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Colombo, Ceylon, The Baptist Missionary Society: 1924

Seller ID: 2716


Colombo, Ceylon: The Baptist Missionary Society. Good. 1924. Hardcover. Quarter inexpensive tan leather with vertical crack to middle and weak hinges. Front cover detached from Vol. 1. Particulars in gilt to spine. Repair to title page horizontal tear . Speckled page edges. Previous owner's name (Professor of Sanskrit at University of Pennsylvania) inked to front fly papers. Otherwise a clean copy. Will require extra postage for over-seas orders. ; 8vo 8" - 9&#... View more info

Ch'i Pai-Shih; His Life and Works

By: Charles Chu

Price: $85.00

Publisher: New Haven, Yale University: 1967

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 2702


New Haven: Yale University. Very Good. 1967. Second Printing. Hardcover. Flexible red linen with particulars to spine in gilt. Stiff jacket with soiling here and there. A nice, clean copy without previous owners' names or other markings. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; xvi;27;46;13 pl. pages . View more info