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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. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail at no additional cost. ; 8.5 X 11 Paperbound . 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

Condition: Very Good


Hong Kong: Arts of Asia Publications, Ltd.. Very Good. First Edition. Softcover. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail at no additional cost. ; 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... 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

Condition: Very Good


Hong Kong: Orientations Magazine, Ltd.. Very Good. 1973-2002. First Edition. Hardcover. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail at no additional cost. ; 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... View more info

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Map of Longman/Luoyang Caves area

By: N/A

Price: $350.00

Seller ID: 3200

Condition: Very Good


Very Good. Map. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail at no additional cost. ; Rubbing on native paper. A nice crisp copy without tears or markings. ; 69.5 x 139 cm.; 1 pages . View more info

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

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. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail at no additional cost. ; 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 v... 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


Manila, Philippines. Very Good. c. 1900s. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail at no additional cost. ; Albumen prints of the Old Spanish Wall, the Bridge of Spain, the Chinese Cemetary, 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 . View more info

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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. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail at no additional cost. ; 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 . View more info

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. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail at no additional cost. ; 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 Sa... View more info

In the Forbidden Land. An account of a journey into Tibet; capture by the Tibetan Lamas and Soldiers, imprisonment, torture and ultimate release brought about by Dr. Wilson and the political Peskar Karak Sing-Pal. Two volume set.

By: A. Henry Savage Landor

Price: $200.00

Publisher: New York & London, Harper & Brothers Publishers: 1899

Edition: First US Edition

Seller ID: 4075

Condition: Very Good


New York & London: Harper & Brothers Publishers. Very Good. 1899. First US Edition. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail at no additional cost. ; Green cloth with gilt title and embellished decoration to front covers. Gilt particulars to spines. Top edges gilt, others deckled. Bookplate of Edward Mason Williams to front pastedown of vol. I. Losses to rear gutter of volume I. Large folding map of "Southwestern Tibet, Showing Author's Route and Return ... 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. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail at no additional cost. ; 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

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

Condition: Very Good


New York: American Art Association. Very Good. [1921]. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail at no additional cost. ; 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

Condition: Very Good


London & Leipzig: Edward Goldston & Karl W. Hiersemann. Very Good. 1929. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail at no additional cost. ; 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 unm... 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

Condition: Very Good


Tientsin: Tientsin Press.. Very Good. 1922. First. Green cloth. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail at no additional cost. ; 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.; Quar... View more info

Essays on the Languages, Literature, and Religion of Nepal and Tibet: together with further papers on the geography, ethnology, and commerce of those countries. (2 parts in one)

By: B. H. Hodgson

Price: $600.00

Publisher: London, Trubner & Co.: 1874

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 3590

Condition: Very Good


London: Trubner & Co.. Very Good. 1874. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail at no additional cost. ; Oxblood cloth with blindstamped decoration to front cover and gilt particulars to spine. Light wear to head and tail of spine. Small loss to bottom edge of rear cover near spine. Black painted endpapers. The personal copy of Professor Royal W. Weiler, who taught Sanskrit at Columbia and the University of Pennsylvania, and whose name is neatly inscribed ... 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. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail at no additional cost. ; 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

Condition: Very Good


London: Royal Genealogies. Very Good. 1980. Hardcover. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail at no additional cost. ; A nice clean copy without previous owner's names or other markings. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 64 pages . View more info

A Catalogue of the Chinese Translation of the Buddhist Tripitaka, The Sacred Canon of the Buddhists in China and Japan

By: Bunyiu Nanjio

Price: $1,600.00

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford University Press: 1883

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 3736

Condition: Very Good


Oxford: Oxford University Press. Very Good. 1883. First Edition. Half Calf. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail at no additional cost. ; Inscribed on half title by author: "To Professor Legge, Bunyiu Nanjio Oxford: February 14, 1883." ; 4to; 479 pages; Signed by Author . First Edition. 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

Condition: Very Good


La Haye & Amsterdam: Freres van Cleff. Very Good. 1834-1835. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail at no additional cost. ; 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 histor... 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

Condition: Very Good


London: Oxford University Press. Very Good. 1918,1922,1931Vol. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail at no additional cost. ; 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], 3... 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. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail at no additional cost. ; 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