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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

Condition: Very Good


Very Good. 1978. Magazine. 8.5 X 11 Paperbound; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

Image for Map of Longman/Luoyang Caves area

Map of Longman/Luoyang Caves area

By: N/A

Price: $350.00

Seller ID: 3200

Condition: Very Good


Very Good. Map. Rubbing on native paper. A nice crisp copy without tears or markings. ; 69.5 x 139 cm.; 1 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

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7 photographs taken on a trip to the Philippines c. 1900

By: N/A

Price: $222.00

Publisher: Manila and Makati, Philippines, c. 1900s

Seller ID: 3371

Condition: Very Good


Manila and Makati, Philippines. Very Good. c. 1900s. Albumen prints of the San Pedro Macati Church in Makati, which suffers a small tear to upper margin, the San Sebastian or "Steel" Church in Manila, a caraboa working in a garden in Manila, a scene of an unidentified riverfront, and three pictures of cockfighters with their roosters, presumably just before a fight. Neat notations to verso of some photographs, otherwise, nice copies without further markings. ; 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 in.; 7 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

Image for 6 photographs taken on a trip to the Philippines c. 1900

6 photographs taken on a trip to the Philippines c. 1900

By: N/A

Price: $220.00

Publisher: Manila, Philippines, c. 1900s

Seller ID: 3366

Condition: Very Good


Albumen prints of the Old Spanish Wall, the Bridge of Spain, the Chinese Cemetery, the Pasig River and riverfront, and a street scene of Manila. Neat notations to verso of some photographs. Otherwise, nice copies without further markings. ; 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 in.; 6 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. View more info

Image for A Hundred Pictures of Daiku at Work. Volume I only.

A Hundred Pictures of Daiku at Work. Volume I only.

By: N/A

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Tokyo, Shinkenchiku-sha Co., Ltd.: 1974

Seller ID: 3917

Condition: Very Good


Tokyo: Shinkenchiku-sha Co., Ltd.. Very Good. 1974. Leporello folded plates with black silk covers as issued. Title printed to paper label to front cover. Housed in two-part matching black silk slipcase with title printed to paper label to front. A very clean, attractive copy without previous owners' names or other markings. ; 4to ; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

Image for Banabhatta's Biography of King Harshavardhana of Sthanvisvara with  Sankara's Commentary, Sanketa. Edited with critical notes.

Banabhatta's Biography of King Harshavardhana of Sthanvisvara with Sankara's Commentary, Sanketa. Edited with critical notes.

By: A. A. Fuhrer

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Bombay, Government Central Press: 1909

Edition: Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 3508

Condition: Very Good


Bombay: Government Central Press. Very Good. 1909. Limited Edition. One of only 1000 copies. Maroon cloth with "Harsacarita" to spine. Publisher's original price crossed out on title. Occasional foxing. Personal copy of University of Pennsylvania and Columbia Sanskrit Professor Royal W. Weiler whose name is neatly inscribed to the front fly. A nice, clean serviceable copy. ; Bombay Sanskrit and Prakit Series; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; iv, 342, 4 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . 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

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


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; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . Dust jacket present. View more info

The Ain-I-Akbari by Abul-Fazl-I-'Allami, volume one

By: Abul-Fazl-I-'Allami. (H. Blochmann, editor)

Price: $440.00

Publisher: Calcutta, Asiatic Society at the Baptist Mission Press: 1872

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2301

Condition: Very Good


Printed for the Asiatic Society of Bengal in the Bibliotheca Indica. Handsome half black calf with red morocco label over marbled boards. Parke-Bernet, June 5th, 1956, volume one only. ; 25 x 31.6 cm.; Additional images and further information provided upon request. 1872 First Edition. 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

Condition: Very Good


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; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . 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

Condition: Very Good


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; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

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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: 1918,1922,1931

Seller ID: 3028

Condition: Very Good


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; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . 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

Condition: Very Good


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; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . First Edition. View more info

Catalogue of the Sanskrit Manuscripts in the British Museum.

By: Cecil Bendall

Price: $120.00

Publisher: London, The British Museum, printed by Gilbert and Rivington, Limited: 1902

Seller ID: 3854

Condition: Very Good


Very Good. 1902. Full purple cloth with gilt particulars to spine. Black painted endpapers. The personal copy of Columbia and U. Penn Sanskrit professor Royal W. Weiler whose signature is neatly penned to front fly. A neat and serviceable copy. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; vii, 261 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . 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

Condition: Very Good


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; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

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Chang-Hai et la Vallee du Fleuve Bleu. Cartes et Plan.

By: Claudius Madrolle

Price: $1,100.00

Publisher: Paris, Hachette: 1913

Seller ID: 2953

Condition: Very Good


Original printed wraps bound in blue cloth boards with gilt particulars to spine. Two foldout maps of "Yang Tseu Kiang de Chang-hai aux gorges d'Yi-tch'ang" and Nankin (Nanjing). A very nice, clean copy of a hard to find guide. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; xix, 253-383,8 pages; View more info

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History of the Ottoman Turks: From the Beginning of Their Empire to the Present Time.

By: E. S. Creasy

Price: $910.00

Publisher: London, Richard Bentley: 1858

Edition: second

Seller ID: 1530

Condition: Very Good


London: Richard Bentley. Very Good. 1858. Chiefly founded on von Hammer's German language history of the Turks. Two volumeslored map of the empire. Frontis engraved view of Malta. Spine panel faded from verdant green to olive. ; [xv],413,(1),548, [1] pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

Image for Vicitrakarnikavadanoddhrta. A collection of Buddhist legends. Nevari text.

Vicitrakarnikavadanoddhrta. A collection of Buddhist legends. Nevari text.

By: Edited and translated by Hans Jorgensen

Price: $187.50

Publisher: London, Royal Asiatic Society: 1931

Seller ID: 3801

Condition: Very Good


London: Royal Asiatic Society. Very Good. 1931. Blue pebbled cloth with gilt particulars to spine. The personal copy of Columbia and U. Penn Sanskrit professor Royal W. Weiler whose signature is neatly penned to front fly. Oxygen burns to front and end fly papers, otherwise, a very nice, clean copy without further markings. ; Oriental Translation Fund New Series; 8vo ; 344 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

Image for Picture Book of 'A Dream of Red Mansions' by Sun Wen of the Qing Dynasty This Chinese English Bilingual Edition

Picture Book of 'A Dream of Red Mansions' by Sun Wen of the Qing Dynasty This Chinese English Bilingual Edition

By: Edited by Lushun Museum, translated by Han Dan

Price: $175.00

Publisher: The Writers Publishing House: 2007

Seller ID: 4667

Condition: Very Good


Oversize volume (13.75 x 12.75 inches). Unpaginated. String-bound pictorial wraps. Accordion fold textblock. Bump to lower right corner. Housed in tri-fold chemise. Quarter cloth over pictorial boards with cut out, please see image. Some wear to corners.Otherwise, a very nice clean copy without previous owners' names or other markings. View more info

Suvikrantavikrami-Pariprccha Prajnaparamita-Sutra. With an introductory essay.

By: Edited by Ryusho Hikata

Price: $105.00

Publisher: Fukuoka, Japan, Professorship (Kyushu University): 1858

Seller ID: 3843

Condition: Very Good


Fukuoka, Japan: Professorship (Kyushu University). Very Good. 1858. Blue cloth with gilt particulars to spine. Light foxing to preliminary pages. The personal copy of Columbia and U. Penn Sanskrit professor Royal W. Weiler whose signature is neatly penned to front fly. With seven folding tables to rear of book. A very nice clean copy.; Large 8vo ; lxxxiii, [ii], 142, [7], [i] pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

Image for The Mahávansi, the Rájá-Ratnácari, and the RájáVali; forming the Sacred  and Historical Books of Ceylon; also a Collection of Tracts illustrative  of the Doctrines and Literature of the Buddhism, translated from the  Singhalese [sic]. Three volume set.

The Mahávansi, the Rájá-Ratnácari, and the RájáVali; forming the Sacred and Historical Books of Ceylon; also a Collection of Tracts illustrative of the Doctrines and Literature of the Buddhism, translated from the Singhalese [sic]. Three volume set.

By: Edward Upham (editor)

Price: $450.00

Publisher: London, Parbury, Alle, & Co.: 1833

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3305

Condition: Very Good


London: Parbury, Alle, & Co.. Very Good. 1833. First Edition. Blind stamped green cloth boards with gilt details to spine. A surprisingly clean set without foxing, previous owners' names or other markings. Wear to heads & tails as well as loss to tail of volume I (see image). ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . First Edition. View more info