Taipei, China: National Museum of History, n.d. (1988). Hardcover. National Museum of History. Folio. 311pp. Full page color illustrations with descriptions (In Chinese) on adjacent pages. Titles, dates, and Chronological Biography in English. Chang Dai-Chien is "one of the best-known and most prodigious Chinese artists of the twentieth century," and... Item #10763
Hong Kong: The Fung Ping Shan Museum, 1992. Hardcover. The Fung Ping Shan Museum. Quarto. 168pp catalogue, plus full page color illustrations of 366 pieces. Bilingual edition Chinese/ English. Hint of fading to very edge of blue cloth. Dust jacket is faded on spine. Item #10364
Hong Kong: Oriental Ceramic society of Hong Kong, 1984. First edition. Hardcover. Oriental Ceramic society of Hong Kong. Quarto. 167pp. With 163 illustrations. Many in color. English and Chinese. General light wear to dustjacket.xc. Item #10768
Zhejiang Photographic Press, 2005. Hardcover. Zhejiang Photographic Press. Quarto. 320pp. In Chinese. Chinese lattice wood doors and windows, fully illustrated in color. Spine of dust jacket lightly faded and rubbed at ends. Item #10370
Tokyo: University of Tokyo Press, 1975. First edition thus. Hardcover. University of Tokyo Press. Quarto. 84pp. Illustrated with photographs from performances. Pages lightly toned. Bookseller sticker on front flap of dust jacket. Item #10869
London: Ernest Benn, limited, 1924. First edition. Hardcover. Ernest Benn, limited. Quarto. 114pp. text, including index. 63pp. of plates from photographs. Toning to endpapers. Light foxing to top edge. Grey cloth, stamped in gold. Item #10732
Geneva: 1999. Hardcover. Quarto. 2 volumes: 205pp; 255pp.This condensed catalogue "presents 342 of the finest pieces, Illustrated wholly in color with many details including marks and inscriptions..." Volume 1 includes Tang, Song and Ming ware: Volume 2 is devoted to Qing porcelains. Dustjackets show very light wear, one small edge... Item #10332
Edward Reynolds Wright; Man Pai
New York: Kodansha America, 1985. Hardcover. Kodansha America. Quarto. 192pp. incl. index. Illustrated from color and b&w photographs and nice line drawings of details. Dust jacket faded on spine and top edge. Item #10367
Ferguson, John C.
Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1927. First edition. Hardcover. University of Chicago Press. Quarto. 197pp. Includes index of Chinese names. Covers dynastic periods, painters and techniques. Illustrated with monochromatic plates. Black cloth,stamped in gold. Light bump to top corners. Spine has a hint of fading and light rubbing to spine... Item #10053
Tokyo: Kodansha International Ltd. 1966. First edition. Hardcover. Kodansha International Ltd. Oblong. quarto. Unpaginated. Introduction by Donald Keene; Illustrations by Masakazu Kuwata. Nicely designed book, each page of Hearn's text has illustration on opposite page. Laid-paper over boards, stamped in silver. Spine very lightly faded. Dust jacket spine darkened. In... Item #10896
Ito, Ken K.
Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 1991. Hardcover. Stanford University Press. Octavo. 305pp. "...first book in English on a writer who is possibly modern Japan's greatest novelist." Verso of dust jacket lightly toned. Item #10881
Jewett, Eleanore M.
New York: The Viking Press, 1953. Hardcover. The Viking Press. Octavo. 160pp. INSCRIBED by the author. Illustrated by Taro Yashima. Small stain on dedication page, a few random spots within. Dust jacket has chips and tears to spine ends, and light edgwear and soiling. Item #10887
Tokyo: Kodansha International Ltd. 1973. First edition. Hardcover. Kodansha International Ltd. Octavo. 354pp. Incl. index. Dust jacket is lightly faded on spine. Item #10876
Yungmingtang, 1998. Hardcover. Yungmingtang. Quarto. 188pp. Dual language edition; English and Chinese. Substantial illustrated text with 37 pieces Illustrated with full page color plates, including descriptions and measurements. Minor dulling to black dust jacket. Item #10334
Tokyo: Orient/ West, Publishers, 1964. Hardcover. Orient/ West, Publishers. Octavo. 240pp. Page edges lightly toned. Dust jacket verso, edges and spine darkened, with a few small chips and tears. Item #10889
Mote, Frederick W.; Twitchett, Denis; (editors)
Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1988. Hardcover. Cambridge University Press. Thick lg. octavo. Buckram cloth with red label, stamped in gold. Part 1: 976pp. Spine faded dustjacket included. Heavy volume, may require extra shipping, overseas shipping not recommended. Item #10687
Peralta, Jesus T.
Manila, Phillipines: 1982. Hardcover. Quarto. 208pp. 94 pieces illustrated with full page, full color illustrations. Hint of foxing to endpapers and edges. Ownership name on ffep. White dust jacket is foxed on verso and has light wear. Item #10333
Self, James; Nobuko Hirose
Floating World Editions. Paperback. Floating World Editions. Quarto. 399pp. Profusely illustrated. Item #10937
Chicago: Art Media Resources, Ltd. 1990. Hardcover. Art Media Resources, Ltd. Lg. quarto. 2 volumes. Volume 1, text. 226pp; Volume 2, plates. 189pp. Illustrations in b&w. Green silk cloth has small spot on one rear panel. In very good slipcase that shows light wear. Item #10335
Strange, Edward F.
London: Ernest Benn Limited, 1926. First edition. Hardcover. Ernest Benn Limited. Quarto. 72pp. Text, incl. marks, dates, bibliography and index. 54 plates, some in color, mostly monochromatic. Techniques, history and descriptions of carved, flat and inlaid lacquer are organized by dynasty. Black cloth, stamped in gold. Very light rubbing to... Item #10056
Takamine M.D., Hiroshi
Tokyo: Tokyo News Service Ltd. 1962. Hardcover. Tokyo News Service Ltd. Octavo. 154pp. Some illustrations, from photographs. Blue silk cover stamped in red, two small bookseller stickers on ffep. Verso of price-clipped dustjacket is toned on verso and has chips and small tears to edge. Item #10871
POEMS OF TANG: 600 Poems Written in the Tang Style by Tang Poets, Selected, Annotated and Illustrated by Zi-Chang Tang
San Rafael, CA: T.C.Press, 1969. Hardcover. T.C.Press. Octavo. 453pp. Green cloth, stamped in gold. Page edges toned a little. In green, textured paper dustjacket, that is mildly faded on top edge and spine and has a small chip. Item #10684
Tinker, Edward Larocque
New York: Dodd Mead and Company, 1924. First edition. Hardcover. Dodd Mead and Company. Octavo. 374pp. LIMITED EDITION, #85 of 150 copies, SIGNED by Tinker. T.E.G. Untrimmed. Nicely designed book with hand-made paper over boards with cloth spine, pictorial endpapers and woodcut vignettes. Light rubbing to spine ends, cover paper... Item #10895
London: Ernest Benn, 1923. First edition. Hardcover. Ernest Benn. Quarto. 262pp. including index. 49pp. of plates from photographs. Toning to endpapers. Light foxing to top edge. Some light toning to pages. Grey cloth stamped in gold. Item #10733
Hong Kong: Joint Publishing, 1989. Hardcover. Joint Publishing. Quarto. 218pp. Illustrated. Text in Chinese. Illustrated with monochromatic plates and line drawings. Top of spines bumped. Slipcase is bumped, broken and missing bottom panel. Item #10644