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The Moon Year: A Record of Chinese Customs and Festivals, Bredon, Juliet & Igor Mitrophanow
1 Bredon, Juliet & Igor Mitrophanow The Moon Year: A Record of Chinese Customs and Festivals
Shanghai Kelly & Walsh 1927 First Edition Hardcover Very Good xx,514 8VO 
An invaluable record of the Chinese Lunar Year. With two colour plates, 38 photographic black and white half-tone plates and a fold-out chart of the Chinese Year at rear. Bound in orange cloth with a black vignette on front board. Some soiling to the boards, titles worn on spine, light wear to the corners. 
Price: 80.00 USD
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Ennin's Diary : The Record of a Pilgrimage to China in Search of the Law, Ennin (trans Edwin O Reischauer)
2 Ennin (trans Edwin O Reischauer) Ennin's Diary : The Record of a Pilgrimage to China in Search of the Law
New York The Ronald Press Company 1955 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine/Good 454 pp 8VO 
Translation of the remarkable diary of a Japanese monk who travelled to China in 838 in search of new religious texts and further enlightenment. Handsomely bound in brown cloth with white titling and decorations. Map endpapers. Lightest of wear to book, jacket worn with a number of chips and tears. 
Price: 95.00 USD
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Twenty-Five Years in Honan, Mackenzie, Rev Murdoch
3 Mackenzie, Rev Murdoch Twenty-Five Years in Honan
Toronto Board of Foreign Missions, Presbyterian Church Hardcover Very Good 285 pp. 8VO 
A Canadian missionary in China. Illustrated with some very interesting black and white photographs. Light wear, gilt faded to invisibility on spine. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Treacherous River : A Study of Rural Chinese in North Malaya, Newell, William H
4 Newell, William H Treacherous River : A Study of Rural Chinese in North Malaya
Kuala Lumpur University of Malaya Press 1962 First Edition Hardcover VG/VG 233 pp. 8VO 
Light wear to book and unclipped jacket. Owner's stamp on front endpaper, jacket browned on edges. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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Chongqing Folk Custom Paper-Cut, UNCREDITED
5 UNCREDITED Chongqing Folk Custom Paper-Cut
Chongqing, China Chonqing University Hardcover Fine in Box 24 pp. Square 8VO 
A beautifully produced book with reproductions of Chongqing papercuts printed on transparencies showing local scenes and customs. In 2010 Chongqing papercuts were recognized by UNESCO. Housed in a silk lined box and supplied with original custom shopping bag. Large and heavy and special shipping considerations may apply. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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