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Image for The Moon Year: A Record of Chinese Customs and Festivals

The Moon Year: A Record of Chinese Customs and Festivals

By: Bredon, Juliet & Igor Mitrophanow

Price: $80.00

Publisher: Shanghai, Kelly & Walsh: 1927

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 31915

Condition: Very Good


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. View more info

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Ennin's Diary : The Record of a Pilgrimage to China in Search of the Law

By: Ennin (trans Edwin O Reischauer)

Price: $95.00

Publisher: New York, The Ronald Press Company: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 32091

Condition: Near Fine/Good


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. View more info

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Twenty-Five Years in Honan

By: Mackenzie, Rev Murdoch

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Toronto, Board of Foreign Missions, Presbyterian Church:

Seller ID: 30869

Condition: Very Good


A Canadian missionary in China. Illustrated with some very interesting black and white photographs. Light wear, gilt faded to invisibility on spine. View more info

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Treacherous River : A Study of Rural Chinese in North Malaya

By: Newell, William H

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Kuala Lumpur, University of Malaya Press: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 29747

Condition: VG/VG


Light wear to book and unclipped jacket. Owner's stamp on front endpaper, jacket browned on edges. View more info

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Chongqing Folk Custom Paper-Cut

By: UNCREDITED

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Chongqing, China, Chonqing University:

Seller ID: 30910

Condition: Fine in Box


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. View more info