Peking: New World Press, . First Edition. Octavo (20.75cm.); original linen-backed photo-illustrated boards, spine lettered in bright blue; 109pp.; 15 leaves of photographic illus. printed on rectos and versos. Minor edge wear, else Very Good. Photographic account of the 1954 floods, which killed approximately 33,000.
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Christchurch: Caxton Press, 1969. First Edition. Octavo. Pictorial card wrappers; 73pp. Foreword by Gordon MacArthur. Light external wear, else a tight, Near Fine copy. Revolutionary poems by the New Zealand communist poet and sinophile.
Christchurch: Caxton Press, 1967. First Edition. Octavo. Staple-bound card wrappers; 25pp. Trivial external wear; a Near Fine copy. Chapbook of revolutionary poems by the prominent New Zealand communist author and sinophile.
Auckland: The New-Zealand China Society and the Progressive Book Society, 1976. Reprint. "Third edition." Octavo. Pictorial card wrappers; 218pp; illus. Clean, tight and unmarked copy. Classic first-hand account, by a western observer, of the rise of Mao and the Chinese revolution. First published in Peking in 1952.
Baltimore: [The Editors], 1953. First Edition. Octavo (22.5cm.); original grey printed staplebound wrappers; 61pp. Upper wrapper unevenly toned, minor foxing, dampstain to top third of spine edges of both wrappers; contents fine. About Very Good. Collection of short articles on the scholar of Asian (especially Mongolian) studies Owen Lattimore.
New York: Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc., 1930. First American Edition. Collection of grave and whimsical Oriental tales and proverbs by the author of the Kai Lung series. First Printing. Octavo; 3/4 yellow paper over black cloth, with titles stamped in yellow on spine; yellow topstain; dustjacket; x, , 252pp...
Austin: African and Afro-American Studies & Research Center, The University of Texas at Austin, 1975. First Edition. South African Trotskyist and anti-apartheid activist's fifth book, a collection of poems written between August-September 1973 while visiting China for the Friendship Invitational Table Tennis Tournament. Issued as no.10 in UT Austin's Occasional...
New York: John Day Company, . First Edition. Octavo (21cm.); original cloth in red and black pictorial dust jacket; ,406pp. Two tiny closed tears to jacket spine crown else Fine. "A Novel of China" - upper jacket panel.
New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1920. First American Edition. Small octavo (19.5cm); original pictorial boards in unadorned glassine dust jacket; 67pp. Glassine jacket quite fragile with chips and tears to extremities, three smallish losses to spine, the largest approx. 1/5 inches; Near Fine in a Good or better copy...
Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1993. First Edition. Octavo. Cloth boards, dustjacket;187pp. Includes bibliography. Fine copy, free of markings or wear, in crisp, unworn dustwrapper.
[New York]: Maud Russell Publisher, . First Edition. Octavo. Staple bound pamphlet; 16pp; Publisher's addendum laid in. Light rubbing; else a very good or better copy with no interior markings.
Tel-Aviv: Nahum Goldmann Museum of the Jewish Diaspora, 1984. First Edition. Small quarto (22cm x 24cm). Pictorial card wrappers; unpaged [60pp], chiefly illustrations. Errata slip laid in. Tight, Near Fine copy, free of markings or significant wear. Catalog for the 1984 exhibition. Text in Hebrew and English; this copy with...
New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1960. First Edition. An insider's account of life behind the Bamboo Curtain of Communist China by a former high-ranking official both in the government and the Communist Party. Translated by Lai Ming, with a foreword by Lin Yutang. First Printing. Octavo (21.5cm); black cloth...
[London]: Reaktion Books, . First Edition. First Printing. Octavo (24cm.); publisher's simulated cloth in pictorial dust jacket; 221pp.; illus. throughout. Occasional neat unobtrusive marginalia, else About Fine.
New York: New Century Publishers, 1961. First Edition. 12mo. Staple-bound pamphlet; printed paper wrappers; 32pp. Fine. Reprinted from Political Affairs, January 1961 issue; this is the first authorized translation into English (though an unauthorized translation, "...crude... and full of errors," had appeared previously in the New York Times. A key...
Peking: Foreign Languages Press, 1969. First English Language Edition. 24mo (12.5cm.); original grey decorative staplebound wrappers lettered in red; ,16pp. Minor toning to extremities, else Near Fine.
Peking: Foreign Languages Press, 1963. First Thus. Octavo (18.25cm.); original blue and white printed wrappers; ,393,pp. A touch dust-soiled, textblock uniformly toned, else Very Good or better. Collection of seven editorials originally published in Renmin Ribao ("People's Daily") and the Hongqi ("Red Flag") between December, 1962, and March, 1963.
Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1966. First Edition. Octavo. Cloth boards; dustjacket; 386pp. Includes bibliography. External dusting to text block edges, else a tight, unmarked copy, VG or better, in lightly soiled and edge-rubbed dustwrapper.
New York: Committee For A Democratic Far Eastern Policy, 1950. First Edition. Transcript of Wu's speech before the United Nations Security Council, regarding the Korean conflict. Octavo (21cm). Staple-bound pamphlet. Pictorial wrappers; 31pp. Light external soil; Very Good. Author's portrait on front wrapper.
Peking: Foreign Languages Press, 1965. First Edition. 12mo (18.5cm.); original red and white wrappers lettered in white; ,25pp.; 4 leaves of photographic illus. printed on rectos and versos. Fine. Text almost entirely in English.
New York: McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1934 [but ca. 1946?]. Tenth Impression. Octavo (23.5cm.); original black blind-ruled cloth, gilt-lettered spine; xvii,436pp.; illustrated endpapers, two folding plates of tables and maps, photographic text illus. throughout. Minor shelf-wear, else Very Good to Near Fine. This printing presumably issued ca. 1946 with the note...
[Nottingham]: Anglo-Chinese Educational Institute, 1974. First Edition. Slim octavo (20.75cm.); original white pictorial card wrappers; ix,,118pp. Bottom fore-edge corner bumped, else Fine. Modern China Series no. 6.
New York: Harper & Brothers Publishers, . First Edition. Octavo (21cm.); original cloth in red dust jacket; xxi,,282pp. A few tiny chips and closed tears to jacket extremities, rear panel dust-soiled, else Very Good and sound. History of China in the context of World War II.
Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1949. First Edition. Small quarto (26cm). Blue cloth boards; gilt titles on spine and front cover; 469pp; illus. Crown of spine slightly pulled, else a tight, Near Fine copy, free of markings or significant wear; lacking the dustwrapper. Issued as Harvard-Yenching Institute Monograph Series, Vols V-VI.
Hong Kong: Joint Publishing Co., 1971. First English Language Edition. 24mo (12.5cm.); original white and red pictorial staplebound wrappers; ,59pp. Light wear from handling, else Near Fine.