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1 ECHO OF CHINESE, Special Issue of West & East Monthly
Taiwan West & East Monthly 1966 Paper Back Very Good+ China 
In English and Chinese. 125 pp. in English. Many articles on U.S. policies with China-also Mao and the Communists. Book and covers are Very Good. 
Price: 6.00 USD
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2 HARPER'S NEW MONTHLY MAGAZINE. NOVEMBER 1868
New York Harper & Brothers 1868 Paper Covers Good- to Fair Harper's Magazine Size: Approx. 6 1/2" x 10" Engravings, Drawings, 
November Issue. Volume 37, Number 222. Some articles written or about FAMOUS AMERICANS: J. ROSS BROWNE:Explorations in Lower California (Second Paper) pp.740-752 with illustrations; Fish-Culture in America, pp.721-739 with illustrations- one of SETH GREEN; The Handel Festival at the Crystal Place, 1868, pp.753-759 with illustrations-one of CHRISTINE NILSSON; and Democracy of the Chinese by REV. WILLIAM SPEER, pp.839-848. Soiling to front cover. Ink "blottish" from spill? on lower spine on to front lower cover, widest area 1/2". One inch tear, side edge chipped. "Duplicate" stamped.Cover is Good- to Fair. pp.721-744 one or both side corner edges creased/folded. Last 2 pages side top corner also creased/folded. Otherwise interior is tight and clean and Very Good. Many engravings. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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3 SCIENCE, August 7, 1885. Volume VI. No. 131
Cambridge The Science Company 1885 Wraps Good+ Science Size: Approx. 7 1/4" x 10 1/4" Etchings, Maps, 
From Famous Americans in Letters to the Editor: JOSEPH F. JAMES "An abormal Rudbeckla" with an illustration; and WM. H. BREWER "The ginkgo tree"; also under Letters to Editor: "The swimming-habits of the sunfish" by John A. Ryder with an illustration of "Mola Rotunda". Other articles: "Exploration in Indo-China" with 4 illustrations including a map of proposed railways; "The Telephone in Paris" with a map "showing Paris and the distribution of telephones"; "Around Africa" with 2 head "portraits" of "Natal Caffre and Sulu Maiden". ex.mus. stamp on front cover. Tiny chipping around bottom edge. Overall covers are Good+. Interior is tight, clean and VG. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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4 Chaffee, Frederic H. (et. all) AREA HANDBOOK FOR COMMUNIST CHINA: DA PAM NO. 550-60, OCTOBER 1967
Washington, D.C. Government Printing Office 1967 Boards Very Good China Size: Approx. 6 " x 9 1/2" Fold Out Map, Tables 
Handbooks written by Foreign Area Studies of The American University. 672 pages with index. Brown flexible covers with black lettering on front and spine. Cover corners bumped, edges folded, sun fading to lettering and spine. Dirt smudges on top page edge. Ex. lib. with stamp and identification numbers on front freepaper. Interior is tight and clean. Book in VG condition. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5 Congress ADMISSION OF WIVES OF AMERICAN CITIZENS OF ORIENTAL ANCESTRY. HEARINGS BEFORE THE COMMITTEE ON IMMIGRATION AND NATURALIZATION
Washington Government Printing Office 1926 Paper Covers Very Good- Immigration Size: Approx. 5 3/4" x 9" 
House of Representatives, Sixty-Ninth Congress, First Session. February 16, 1926. Statements of Leonidas C. Dyer, George H. Fong, W. L. Sun, Guy E. Kelly, Peter Soo Hoo, Peter Wong on H. R. 6544. Hearing No. 69.1.8. 49 pp. Government document. Tan pages with thick staple binding. Document edges are browning, few marks to front cover, right edge is slightly creased, additional staple mark along spine on both front and back. Interior pages clean, no marks. Document in VG- to VG condition. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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6 Finger, Charles J. THE ESSENCE OF CONFUCIANISM (LITTLE BLUE BOOK NO. 471)
Girard, Kansas Haldeman-Julius Publications Paper Cover Good+ Miniature Book Size: Approx. 3 1/4" x 5" 
Little Blue Book No. 471. Edited by E. Haldeman-Julius. 64 pp. No publication date. Yellow stiff paper covers with photo image of Haldeman-Julius on back cover. Wear to cover corners and edges, small tears to bottom edge on back cover, cover edges darkened, rubbing and tears to spine ends. Inside covers are significantly darkened. Interior pages clean, no marks. Book in Good+ condition. Little Blue Books were originally written to allow the working class the same access as the "educated" class to works of literature, science, language and other educational ideas. 
Price: 7.50 USD
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7 Gibbs, Lorene Campbell POPULAR CHINESE COOK BOOK (LITTLE BLUE BOOK NO. 1548)
Girard, Kansas Haldeman-Julius Publications Paper Cover Good+ Miniature Book Size: Approx. 3 1/4" x 5" 
Little Blue Book No. 1548. Edited by E. Haldeman-Julius. 32 pp. No publication date. Yellow stiff paper covers with photo image of Haldeman-Julius on back cover. Wear to cover corners and edges, soiling to front cover, creases to front cover, rubbing and tears to spine ends. Interior pages clean, no marks. Book in Good+ condition. Little Blue Books were originally written to allow the working class the same access as the "educated" class to works of literature, science, language and other educational ideas. 
Price: 3.00 USD
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8 Kuznetsova, N. Ya. Review of the Family Sphingidae of the Palearctic and Chinese-Himalayan Faunas
New Delhi Amerind Pub. Co. 1972 Cloth Very Good to Very Good+ Good+ Natural History Size: Approx. 6 1/2" x 9 1/2" Fold Out Chart 
Translated from Russian. Published for the Smithsonian Institution and The National Science Foundation, Washington D.C. 43 pp. plus fold-out chart. Brown cloth with gilt lettering on front. Exterior is VG to VG+. Front/back endpapers "bubbly" possibly due to pasting down to boards ?, otherwise interior is tight, clean and in Near Fine condition. Dust Jacket's back cover with museum mailing label. Several small rubbings to front cover and tiny chips to top spine end. Otherall Good+. 
Price: 42.50 USD
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9 MacHovec, Frank J. (translated) I CHING: THE BOOK OF CHANGES
Mount Vernon, New York The Peter Pauper Press 1971 Hard Cover Very Good- Good China Size: Approx. 4 1/2" x 7 1/2" Marian Morton 
"This concise handbook on human relations is from ancient China and may be the oldest book in the world." 63 pp. Red paper hard cover with image of gold dragon on front. DJ in Good- to Good condition with chipping/creasing to edges and corners, fading to spine and back top cover edge, ink spots/marks, top spine end is torn and missing. Cover corners and edges are bumped and rubbed, wear to spine ends. Spine slightly cocked. Front hinge loose. Interior is clean, tight. Book in VG- condition. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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10 National Geographic Society JOURNEY INTO CHINA
Washington National Geographic Society. 1982 0-87044-449-2 / 9780870444494 Hard Cover Near Fine to Fine China Size: Approx. 9 1/2" x 11 1/2" 
518 pp. with Index. 412 color photographs. Tiny bit of rubbing at spine top gutters otherwise Fine exterior and interior.Beautiful book. Gilt design on cover and gilt lettering on spine. All edges gilt. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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11 Nelson, N. C. And Ethelyn G. Nelson PREHISTORIC MAN OF CENTRAL CHINA AND A HOUSEBOAT ON THE YANGTZE
New York American Museum Natural History 1927 Wraps Very Good Archaeology Size: Approx. 6 3/4" x 9 3/4" Photographs 
Reprinted from Natural History, Vol. XXVI, No. 6, 1926, pp. 570-587. Gift inscription on front cover that reads "Writers' Compliments". Section (1 3/4") along top edge near spine has damage from silverfish that affects entire document, but does not compromise text. Overall document is in VG condition. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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12 Organization Committee Of The Exhibition Of Archaelogical Finds Of The People's Republic Of China. The Exhibition of Archaelogical Finds of the People's Republic of China.
Soft Cover Very Good+ China Size: Approx. 8 1/4 " X 9 1/2" 
no actual date. Probably 1975 as dates of Exhibitions in U.S. are stated in the front. Laid in "program" from the exhibition in San Francisco. Pictorial covers. Slight rubbing at top edge, otherwise exterior is Near Fine. Interior is Fine. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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13 Tyler, John MESSAGE FROM THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES, TRANSMITTING A TREATY BETWEEN THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, AND THE TA TSING EMPIRE
Washington Government Printing Office 1844 Paperbound Very Good- China Size: Approx. 5 3/4" x 9" 
"In the Senate of the United States, January 28, 1845. Ordered, That the documents communicated by the President of the United States in relation to the treaty with the Ta Tsing Empire, from which the injunction of secrecy has been removed, be printed for the use of the Senate." 28th Congress, 2d Session, Senate, Doc. 67. 104 pp. Disbound government document. Residue from book remains on spine edge. Creasing along spine, pages are browning along edges. Document in VG- condition. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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14 Yen, Wei-Ching W. THE FISHERIES OF CHINA
Washington Government Printing Office 1910 Paper Cover Very Good China Size: Approx. 7 3/4" x 11" 
Address before the Fourth International Fishery Congress held at Washington, U.S.A., September 22 to 26, 1908. From Bulletin of the Bureau of Fisheries, Vol. XXVIII, 1921-22. Document No. 664. pp 367-373. Author was the Second Secretary Imperial Chinese Legation, Washington D.C. " The more common of the edible fishes in our country are the perch, mackerel, sturgeon, goby, pomfret, eel, gudgeon, shad, sole, mullet, flounder, herring, carp, bream, etc. With our dense population it is a matter of necessity that we seek our food from the waters as well as from the air and the land." ex.mus. stamp and numbers on front cover. Otherwise covers are Very Good+. Interior is tight, clean and VG+. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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15 Young, Ed MOUSE MATCH: A CHINESE FOLKTALE
New York Harcourt Brace and Company 1997 0-15-201453-5 / 9780152014537 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Juvenile Size: Approx. 8 3/4" x 11 1/4" Illustrated By Author Signed by Author
"How does a young mouse find the perfect husband? Why, by traveling far, far from home, of course... In this story based on an ancient Chinese tale, a young mouse discovers that the answer might be closer to home than she ever imagined." The story is told on accordion-style stiff cardboard paper with illustrations by the author and the story told in English on one side, and the tale told again in Chinese on the other side. Signed by the author at bottom of Author's Note in black felt marker. Unpaginated. Hard covers with rice paper tie to close the book. Cover corners are bumped and rubbed, edges rubbed, spine ends are rubbed with boards exposed. Light wear to folds on interior pages, otherwise clean. Book in VG condition. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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