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By: AHMAD, Aziz.
Publisher: London, Royal Institute of International Affairs / Oxford University Press, 1970
Reprint. 294pp. Green cloth. A very good clean copy. View more info
Publisher: London, Routledge, 2000
Six volumes. [I] Selected writings, edited by Kingsley Bolton & Christopher Hutton. [II] Thian Ti Hwui: the Hung-League or Heaven-Earth-League. A secret society with the Chinese in China and India, by Gustave Schlegel. [III] Part 1: Freemasonry in China, by Herbert A. Giles. Part 2: The Triad Society or Heaven and Earth Association, by William Stanton. [IV] The Hung Society, or the Society of Heaven and Earth, by J.S.M. Ward and W.G. Stirling. [V] Triad and Tabut: a surv... View more info
Publisher: London, Printed by J.L. Cox [and] sold by Parbury, Allen & Co and Whittaker, Treacher & Arnot, 1830
Verso of title bears the signature of F. Clark under the heading 'Copies of this work that have not the signature of one of the editors are spurious'. Duodecimo. lxxiii (including two folding tables), 564pp (543-64pp being related advertisements). Full contemporary calf, raised bands and gilt title on spine; the spine and extremities rubbed and a little faded, some light marks on the boards. The tinted edges a trifle silverfished, a little foxing on the endpapers otherwi... View more info
By: BRUCE, Phillip.
Publisher: Hong Kong, Oxford University Press, 1991
318pp, illustrated, endpaper maps. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper (spine faded). Lower corners slightly bumped, otherwise a very good clean copy. Regimental Christmas card loosely inserted. ISBN 0195855183 ***The Royal Hong Kong Regiment (the Volunteers) was a local auxiliary militia force funded and administered by the colonial government of Hong Kong, founded in 1854 and disbanded September 1995. View more info
Publisher: Mount Vernon, New York, Peter Pauper Press., 1954
Decorations by Paul McPharlin. 89pp, illus. Dec papered boards (a little dusty). A strip of offsetting on and 3 small holes in front hinge. Very good. View more info
Publisher: New York, Crescent Books, nd
With 16 plates in colour and 354 other illustrations. Large 4to. 460pp. Quarter cloth and papered boards with dustwrapper. Edges and endpapers a trifle spotted. Ownership inscription of the novelist Christopher Koch, 1978, and with his characteristic underlining on a few pages of the Indo-China chapter. View more info
By: KIRKER, James.
Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press, 1970
192pp, b/w plates, map eps. Cloth (some small marks) with d/w (spine faded). Owner's name on ffep. Very good. View more info
Publisher: London, Golden Cockerel Press, 1937
Now published for the first time (from the Bordeaux manuscript of 1681) in an English translation by Stephanie and Denis Clarke. Edited, with an Introduction and Notes, by Ashley Gibson. Contemporary engravings of the principal places visited reproduced from Schultzen's Ost-Indische Reyse (Amsterdam, 1676). The edition limited to 300 copies printed in Perpetua type on Arnold's hand-made paper: this is no 277. 4to. 209pp, 6 double page plates (one a reproduction of t... View more info
Publisher: London, John Murray, 1900
Third edition, with illustrations, and a preface by Lady Loch. 8vo. xii, 186pp, folding map, frontis portrait of the author, 2 b& w plates. Original cloth, extremities a little rubbed and corners a little bumped, slight soiling, plate removed from the upper board, but scarcely noticeable. Edges slightly dusty, clean inside. Bookplate of the Victoria League of Victoria. on front free endpaper. A good to very good copy. View more info
By: MORRISON, G.E.
Publisher: Sydney, Angus & Robertson, 1972
Reprint (first published 1895). 300pp, illustrated, folding map at rear. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper (spine sunned). A very good clean copy. Owner's name. ISBN 0207124620 *** The classic account by Dr George Ernest 'Chinese' Morrison. View more info
By: OSBORNE, Milton.
Publisher: Sydney, Allen & Unwin, 1994
xii, 283pp, b&w illustrations, endpaper maps. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper (spine a little sunned). A very good clean copy. ISBN 1863736425 ***Author's inscription on title page: 'For Christopher [Koch] with admiration and the warmest wishes for the success of 'Roads'. Milton, Sydney June 1994'. Koch's name is at the top corner of the front endpaper. View more info
Publisher: London, Swan Sonnenschein & Co., 1900
With pen and ink sketches by the author and other illustrations. xviii, 244pp, frontis and 19 plates. Original red cloth, spine faded, a little light flecking, extremities a trifle rubbed. Top edges gilt. Some foxing early and late but a clean copy. Good to very good View more info
By: STEIN, M. Aurel
Publisher: London, Macmillan, 1912
With numerous illustrations, colour plates, panoramas and maps from original surveys. Two volumes. Small 4to. [I] xxxviii, 546pp, plates I-V (3 folding panoramas, 2 coloured lithographs with titled tissue guards), large folding map, photographic plates 1-154; lacking the coloured frontis (the titled tissue guard is present). [II] xxii, 518pp (last blank), frontis portrait of the author, plates VI-XIII (3 folding panoramas, 5 coloured lithographs with titled tissue guards... View more info