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Bushwacking and Other Asiatic Tales and Memories, Clifford, Sir Hugh
1 Clifford, Sir Hugh Bushwacking and Other Asiatic Tales and Memories
New York Harper and Brothers 1929 First Edition hardcover 

Very good, a very nice, clean, collectible copy. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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China's Wings: War, Intrigue, Romance, and Adventure in the Middle Kingdom During the Golden Age of Flight, Crouch, Gregory
2 Crouch, Gregory China's Wings: War, Intrigue, Romance, and Adventure in the Middle Kingdom During the Golden Age of Flight
New York Bantam 2012 0553804278 / 9780553804270 First Edition hardcover 

INSCRIBED 'CNAC forever!' Greg Couch' and with a CNAC symbol stamped in red above on the half-title page. Near fine, hint of soiling on front endpaper, in a near fine dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector), overall a very sharp, clean copy. First printing with full number line. 
Price: 20.50 USD
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Victory Over K2: Second Highest Peak in the World, Desio, Ardito
3 Desio, Ardito Victory Over K2: Second Highest Peak in the World
New York McGraw-Hill 1956 First Edition hardcover 

Very good minus, some edgewear, in a good minus dust jacket, chipped on the spine, but will look decent in our fresh mylar protector. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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An American Woman in Pakistan: Memories of Mangla Dam, Douglass, Irene Aylworth
4 Douglass, Irene Aylworth An American Woman in Pakistan: Memories of Mangla Dam
Tucson Wheatmark 2013 1604949813 / 9781604949810 paperback 

Warmly INSCRIBED by the author! Very good plus or better, bit of soiling on outer page edges, overall a very sharp, clean copy. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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I Married Adventure: The Life And Adventures Of Martin And Osa Johnson, Johnson, Osa
5 Johnson, Osa I Married Adventure: The Life And Adventures Of Martin And Osa Johnson
New York Halcyon House 1942 Reprint Edition hardcover 

Vintage Halcyon House reprint of 1942, thinner than the 1940 Lippincott edition but with the same cool zebra-patterned cover. Good, owner stamps/signature on endpapers and bottom page edges, well read so binding is not that tight anymore, yet still a quite decent, clean copy; no dust jacket. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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6 Koshiro, Yukiko Trans-Pacific Racisms and the U.S. Occupation of Japan
New York Columbia Univerity Press 1999 0231113498 / 9780231113496 First Edition paperback 

Very good plus or better, a very sharp, clean copy. First printing with full number line. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Japan's Emergence as a Modern State: Political and Economic Problems of the Meiji Period, Norman, E. Herbert
7 Norman, E. Herbert Japan's Emergence as a Modern State: Political and Economic Problems of the Meiji Period
New York Institute of Pacific Relations 1946 hardcover 

Very good or better in a good plus dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector) with browning & edgewear, overall a clean, collectible copy. 1946 printing. Comes from the collection of the late Stanford professor David Nivison. Scarce in jacket! 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Istanbul: Memories and the City, Pamuk, Orhan
8 Pamuk, Orhan Istanbul: Memories and the City
New York Knopf 2005 1400040957 / 9781400040957 First American Edition hardcover 

Fine in a fine dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector), a very sharp, clean copy. 
Price: 13.50 USD
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A Mighty Heart: The Inside Story of the Al Qaeda Kidnapping of Danny Pearl, Pearl, Mariane
9 Pearl, Mariane A Mighty Heart: The Inside Story of the Al Qaeda Kidnapping of Danny Pearl
New York Scribner 2004 0743262379 / 9780743262378 paperback 

Briefly INSCRIBED by the author! About very good, pages lightly browned, one folded page corner, a little cover wear and some print has transferred lightly onto the cover; contents clean. 
Price: 7.00 USD
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Effortless Action: Wu-wei As Conceptual Metaphor and Spiritual Ideal in Early China, Slingerland, Edward
10 Slingerland, Edward Effortless Action: Wu-wei As Conceptual Metaphor and Spiritual Ideal in Early China
New York Oxford University Press 2003 0195314875 / 9780195314878 First Edition paperback 

INSCRIBED by the author to the late Stanford professor David (Nivison). Very good plus, a very sharp, clean copy. First printing with full number line. 
Price: 24.00 USD
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11 Smith, Thomas The Agrarian Origins of Modern Japan
Stanford Stanford University Press 1959 0804705305 / 9780804705301 First Edition hardcover 

Very good in a very good dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector), a nice, clean copy. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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Gulag Archipeligo 1918-1956, Volume I: Parts I-II (in Russian), Solzhenitsyn, Alexander
12 Solzhenitsyn, Alexander Gulag Archipeligo 1918-1956, Volume I: Parts I-II (in Russian)
Paris YMCA Press 1973 First Edition paperback 

Scarce original 1973 printing in Russian, by the YMCA Press, Paris. Volume I only (Parts I-II). Very good, light soiling and a bit of bumping on wraps, date penned on endpaper & owner stamp on title page, else a tight, clean copy. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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My Tibet, The Dalai Lama & Galen Rowell
13 The Dalai Lama & Galen Rowell My Tibet
Berkeley University of California 1990 0520071093 / 9780520071094 First Edition hardcover 

SIGNED by Galen Rowell at the bottom of the dedication page. Near fine in a near fine dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector), a very nice, clean copy. First printing with full number line.

Please note that priority mail and expedited international mail may run extra on this item which cannot fit in the flat-rate envelope. 
Price: 28.50 USD
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Sketches of Oriental Cities, Williams, Genevieve Teter
14 Williams, Genevieve Teter Sketches of Oriental Cities
Brattleboro Stephen Daye Press 1935 First Edition hardcover 

Good plus, some sunning/fading on spine & along edges of book else sharp, in a good plus dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector) with some soiling/light stains; overall a solid copy. 
Price: 27.00 USD
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No Chinese Stranger, Wong, Jade Snow
15 Wong, Jade Snow No Chinese Stranger
New York Harper & Row 1975 0060147326 / 9780060147327 First Edition hardcover 

INSCRIBED by the author! Near fine, owner stamp on endpaper, in a very good, lightly sun-spined and price-clipped dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector), overall a tight, collectible copy. First printing with full number line. 
Price: 43.00 USD
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