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Chinese Bird Banding Almanac 1982 - 1985 (Chung - Kuo Niao Lei Huan Chih Nien Chien), Fuyun Zhang / National Bird Banding Center
1 Chinese Bird Banding Almanac 1982 - 1985 (Chung - Kuo Niao Lei Huan Chih Nien Chien)
Fuyun Zhang / National Bird Banding Center: Gansu Technology; Lanzhou, China 1987 7542400215 / 9787542400215
Presumed First Edition Soft Cover Very Good: 7.25 x 10.25 in.: 197 pages 

006959006959: IS WRITTEN IN CHINESE. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. Covers and pages are clean, unmarked, bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered, except for light wear along cover edges or corners.

Price: 26.00 USD
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Dragons and Tigers - Second Edition (A Geography Of South, East, And Southeast Asia), Weightman, Barbara A.
2 Dragons and Tigers - Second Edition (A Geography Of South, East, And Southeast Asia)
Weightman, Barbara A.: Wiley; 2005 0471630845 / 9780471630845
Second Edition: First Printing Soft Cover Very Good: 7.5 x 9 in.: 464 pages 

008436008436: Corners of covers are lightly creased and overall book has a slight curve to it. Otherwise, covers and pages are clean, unmarked (no writing or highlighting), bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. "A comprehensive guide to the physical and cultural landscapes of Asia. This Second Edition of Dragons and Tigers explores and illustrates conditions, events, problems, and trends of both larger regions and individual nations. Using a cross-disciplinary approach, the author discusses evolving physical and cultural landscapes. Nature-Society relations provide the foundation for social, economic, political, and environmental problems. This comprehensive text includes two new interludes on China and Japan."

Price: 53.00 USD
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Kyoto: Wonders Of Man Series, Bayrd, Edwin
3 Kyoto: Wonders Of Man Series
Bayrd, Edwin: Newsweek; New York, New York 1974 0882250868 / 9780882250861
Presumed First Edition Hard Cover Fine in Fine Dust Jacket: 9 x 11.5 in.: 172 pages 

003765003765: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Has brown cloth boards with gild embossed image and title, as well as decorated front and back endpapers with drawing of Kyoto. "This engrossing story of Kyoto's golden age and gilded decline is supplemented by some 115 illustrations, nearly one half in full color. Neolithic pottery, delicately tinted scroll paintings, vibrantly colored folding screens, elegant wood-block prints and detailed new maps and diagrams are juxtaposed with stunning modern photographs, a number of which were taken especially for this volume. " Scarce, Out Of Print, Book.

Price: 16.00 USD
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Patriots And Redeemers In Japan (Motives In The Meiji Restoration), Wilson, George M.
4 Patriots And Redeemers In Japan (Motives In The Meiji Restoration)
Wilson, George M.: University Of Chicago Press; Chicago, Illinois 1992 0226900924 / 9780226900926
Soft Cover Fine: 5.5 x 8.5 in.: 218 pages 

004620004620: BRAND New, Still In Original Shrink-Wrap. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "In this concise but ambitious historiographical essay, Wilson argues for an approach to the Meiji Restoration that emphasizes multiple lines of motive and action. This study forgrounds the classic contest of agency versus structure, focusing on the actors in Meiji Restoration history rather than the institutions through which they acted. "

Price: 35.00 USD
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The Forbidden City: Wonders Of Man Series, MacFarquhar, Roderick
5 The Forbidden City: Wonders Of Man Series
MacFarquhar, Roderick: Newsweek; New York, New York 1972 088225023X / 9780882250236
Presumed First Edition Hard Cover Fine in Fine Dust Jacket: 9 x 11.5 in.: 172 pages 

003764003764: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Has brown cloth boards with gild embossed image and title, as well as decorated front and back endpapers with drawing of Peking. "Nearly 150 illustrations - a third in full color - supplement and enhance this detailed history of imperial Peking and its fabled palace complex. Delicately tinted scrolls, vibrantly colored pottery , handsome manuscript illuminations, numerous modern photographs, and a number of specially commissioned diagrams, maps, and charts complement the text. " Scarce, Out Of Print, Book.

Price: 22.50 USD
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The Taj Mahal: Wonders Of Man Series, Carroll, David
6 The Taj Mahal: Wonders Of Man Series
Carroll, David: Newsweek; New York, New York 1972 0882250256 / 9780882250250
Presumed First Edition Hard Cover Fine in Fine Dust Jacket: 9 x 11.5 in.: 172 pages 

003767003767: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Has brown cloth boards with gilt embossed image and title, as well as decorated front and back endpapers with drawings of animals and plants. "A white jewel enclosed in a frame of dark cypresses, the Taj Mahal seems to float over the hot, flat Indian plain. Its distinctive silhouette, mirrored in the placid surface of a long reflecting pool, is instantly identifiable, for the shimmering tomb is one of the most frequently photographed structures in the world. ... Some 120 illustrations - nearly one half in full color - supplement this compelling history of the Mogul dynasty. Manuscript illuminations, objets d'art, maps, dynasty charts, and modern photographs taken by the author complement the text. " Scarce, Out Of Print, Book.

Price: 17.00 USD
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