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Category: All Categories: Antiques and Collectibles: Antiques: Asian Antiques
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Benda, Klement  
Ornament & Jewellery. Archaeological Finds From Eastern Europe. Text by Klement Benda. Photographs by K. & J. Neubert.

Publisher: Prague, Artia, 1967.
23, [176] p., color illus.; 31 cm. 'As this shows, the Slavs did produce jewellery in quantity. The illustrations of imported jewellery from the eastern and western workshops show by comparison how the Slav artists assimilated these new influences.' Stock#100171. Vg/no dj.

Appr.: | AUD 68.21 CAD 64.52 EUR 44.01 GBP 32.57 JPY 5,000.00 MXN 833.33 ZAR 625.00 

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Chiang Fu-Tsung, Illustrated by: Color Photographic Plates  

Publisher: National Palace Museum Taipai, Taiwan 1969.
Red silk cloth over boards, stamped with gilt and protected with a heavy transparent plastic jacket, orange endpapers, in a sturdy slipcase with color photos. 92 pages with a nice selection of color plate pages, all on high quality coated stock. The lovely jade carvings represented here range over many eras and cover many styles, implements, and types of jade. The book is in utterly FINE condition. The slipcase is bumped at teh conrers with some light surface abrasion on the back. First Edition Good Hard Cover Fine 4to - over 9" - 12" tall

Appr.: | AUD 61.39 CAD 58.06 EUR 39.61 GBP 29.32 JPY 4,500.00 MXN 750.00 ZAR 562.50 

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Chu, Arthur / Chu, Grace  
Oriental Antiques and Collectibles: A Guide[by] Arthur and Grace Chu

Publisher: New York, Crown Publishers [1973].
v, 248 p. 258 illus. (8 col.), index, 23 cm. The Chus are collectors of Japanese, Chinese, and Korean art and antiques. Bibliography (p 240-242). Stock# 44,018. Vg / dj good+, small tears.

Appr.: | AUD 20.46 CAD 19.35 EUR 13.20 GBP 9.77 JPY 1,500.00 MXN 250.00 ZAR 187.50 

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Chu, Arthur and Grace  

Publisher: Crown Publishers New York 1973.
First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Edgewear. ; B&W and color Photographs; 248 pages

Appr.: | AUD 13.64 CAD 12.90 EUR 8.80 GBP 6.51 JPY 1,000.00 MXN 166.67 ZAR 125.00 

Purchase direct from: Gibson's Books. Item number: 41763.
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Chu, Arthur and Grace  
Oriental Cloisonne and Other Enamels, A Guide to Collecting and Repairing
Publisher: Crown Publishing, New York, 1975.
G+ cloth hardback, G- DJ. Cover with a little edge wear, bumped corners, slight fading along top. DJ has edge wear, some scuffs, small chips, inside front bent. Binding tight.End papers and pp are VG. Sml 4to, 180 pp with b/w and color illustrations, biblio and index. ISBN# 0517523523

Appr.: | AUD 19.10 CAD 18.06 EUR 12.32 GBP 9.12 JPY 1,400.00 MXN 233.33 ZAR 175.00 

Purchase direct from: CRBooksellers. Item number: 6860.
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Chu, Arthur and Grace.  
Oriental Antiques and Collectibles.

Publisher: Published by Crown, CR 1973,.
248 pages with index and bibliography. Dust jacket and book are very good. Over 250 illustrations in black and white and color. Maroon covers with black spine and copper lettering. Shows current marke t condition, recent reproductions and a substantial amount of historical background information. Antiques, Oriental antiques, collecting oriental. Hard Cover

Appr.: | AUD 34.11 CAD 32.26 EUR 22.01 GBP 16.29 JPY 2,500.00 MXN 416.67 ZAR 312.50 

Purchase direct from: Books by Jan. Item number: 001591.
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Diskul, Prof. M.C. Subhadradis, et. al., Illustrated by: Warapitak, Chusak  
The Suan Pakkad Palace Collection
Publisher: The Home of Princess Chumbhot of Nagara Svarga, 1982 Bangkok, Thailand.
Book. Book condition: Good. Trade paperback 4to - over 9 - 12" tall The Suan Pakkad Palace includes a museum with an extensive collection of Thai antiques. "..As any reader will soon discover, the Suan Pakkad collection is a highly personal one, assembled over some 40 years - first by my husband and I together and subsequently, following his death in 1959, by myself alone. It makes no pretence at being comprehensive in any of the fields of study it represents; though we have aimed always at quality, we have mainly been guided by what appealed to us for one reason or another.." Beautifully illustrated in full color. 133 pages. Book is in GOOD condition; some wear to cover. Paper wrappers.

Appr.: | AUD 20.46 CAD 19.35 EUR 13.20 GBP 9.77 JPY 1,500.00 MXN 250.00 ZAR 187.50 

Purchase direct from: Lenny's Rare Books. Item number: 004860.
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Earle, Joe:  
An Introduction to Netsuke

Publisher: London, Victoria and Albert Museum, 1980. (1st Edition).
47pp with 79 colour plates of netsuke with detailed captions. A highly regarded introduction to Netsuke by the then Assistant Keeper, Far Eastern Dept., Victoria & Albert Museum. Ex-library with minimal marks and stamps.Very good cond - laminated pictorial boards. 10 x 7 1/2 inches

Appr.: | AUD 31.72 CAD 30.00 EUR 20.47 GBP 15.00 JPY 2,325.00 MXN 387.50 ZAR 290.63 

Purchase direct from: Keeble Antiques. Item number: 3242.
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Friedman, Pamela R. Lessing; editor, Lorna Price.  
Chinese Snuff Bottles from the Pamela R. Lessing Friedman Collection.

Publisher: Denver CO: Published by author, 1990..
First Edition Quarto, about 11.75 inches (30 cm) tall, in turquoise cloth. 163 pages illustrated by color photographs. Both book and jacket have a hint of extremity wear. This is a very high quality museum exhibit catalogue, the exhibit having been held in late 1990 at the Denver Art Museum. Laid in is an invitation to view the collection at the Friedman home under the auspices of the Asian Art Association of the museum. Hardcover Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine Dustjacket

Appr.: | AUD 68.21 CAD 64.52 EUR 44.01 GBP 32.57 JPY 5,000.00 MXN 833.33 ZAR 625.00 

Purchase direct from: Gallagher Books, ABAA, ILAB. Item number: 19301.
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Guopei, Gao - editor, with by Meng Jun - translator  
A Chinese-English Glossary and Illustrations of Antique

Publisher: Woods, Hong Kong, 1991, hardcover, (VG/no dj).
Woods Publishing Co., Hong Kong, 1991, 435 pages, preface, appendix, indices, profusely illustrated with b&w line drawings, 7.5 in. x 10.5 in., hardcover, glossy grey boards and black spine, blue and black as well as green and white titles and decorations, corners and spine ends lightly bumped, book very mildly cupped, covers faintly scuffed, magazine clipping of advert for this book laid in, one tiny ink x' by previous owner on front free endpaper, otherwise contents clean and tight, book very good (VG/no dj) 4371 [Iss1111RV]

Appr.: | AUD 88.68 CAD 83.87 EUR 57.22 GBP 42.35 JPY 6,500.00 MXN 1,083.33 ZAR 812.50 

Purchase direct from: Librarium. Item number: 004371.
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Joly, Henri L.  
W. L. Behrens Collection, Part IV. Buddhistic Section, Chinese Antiques, Chinese and Japanese Miscellanea

Publisher: Paragon, 1966, hardcover, (VG+/no dj).
Paragon Book Reprint Corp., New York, 1966, 41 pages plus 50 pages of illustrations, 50 b&w plates (illustrating 210 objects), 10.25 in. x 12.5 in., hardcover, red cloth with black cloth spine, black and gilt titles, top of spine faintly bumped, book very mildly cupped, no dust jacket, contents clean and tight, book very good+ (VG+/no dj) 4589 [Oss0214RV]

Appr.: | AUD 75.03 CAD 70.97 EUR 48.42 GBP 35.83 JPY 5,500.00 MXN 916.67 ZAR 687.50 

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Killam, Betty, with Carol Phillips  
It's About Japan; Historical and Artistic Facts for the Collector of Japanese Art

Publisher: Chester, CT, Oriental Arts, 1981.
112 p., illus., 22 cm. Written for the beginning collector. Stock #29,443. Vg/ no dj.

Appr.: | AUD 20.46 CAD 19.35 EUR 13.20 GBP 9.77 JPY 1,500.00 MXN 250.00 ZAR 187.50 

Purchase direct from: The Owl at the Bridge. Item number: 29443.
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Kurashiki Museum  
Catalogue of the Kurashiki Museum of Folk Craft

Publisher: [Tokyo?] Museum, 1973. .
40 p., 116 plates, 23 cm. Text in Japanese and English. Essay--Nature of Folk Craft by Kichinosuke Tonomura. Stock #29,442. Vg/ wrappers.

Appr.: | AUD 20.46 CAD 19.35 EUR 13.20 GBP 9.77 JPY 1,500.00 MXN 250.00 ZAR 187.50 

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No Author Stated, Helen Hurtig Editor, Illustrated by: B&W and Color Illustrations  
Journal of the International Netsuke Collectors Society: Vol 6, No. 2, September 1978

Publisher: International Netsuke Collectors Society Honolulu, Hawaii 1978.
Heavy paper wraps, about 10 X 7", color printed cover with an image of a mask of Shiwajo netsuke in wood. 56 pp profusely illustrated with B&W and color photos. Q&A column by Raymond Bushell, the Baur collection at Geneva, auction reports, more. Cover has slight wear at spine fold, near fine condition. First Serial Editon No Dust Jacket as Issued Paperbound Near Fine 4to - over 9" - 12" tall Arts & Crafts

Appr.: | AUD 40.93 CAD 38.71 EUR 26.41 GBP 19.54 JPY 3,000.00 MXN 500.00 ZAR 375.00 

Purchase direct from: The Prints & The Paper. Item number: 1900.
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Salmon, Patricia  
A Guide to Japanese Antiques.

Publisher: Van Nostrand Reinhold New York.
CR 1976, 1st printing. 256 pages with glossary and index with a Guide to Antique Shops in Japan. Black and white photos. Covers screens, porcelains, lacquerware, scrolls, chests, Netsake, woodblock prints and textiles. Covers and content very good condition. First Printing Soft Cover

Appr.: | AUD 32.74 CAD 30.97 EUR 21.13 GBP 15.64 JPY 2,400.00 MXN 400.00 ZAR 300.00 

Purchase direct from: Books by Jan. Item number: 002238.
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Watt, James C.Y.; Barbara Brennan Ford.  
East Asian Lacquer: The Florence and Herbert Irving Collection.

Publisher: New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1991..
First Edition ISBN: 0810964066 Quarto, about 11.25 inches tall, in beige cloth with red spine title. 388 pages with 178 color photographic plates. A first rate exhibition catalogue of a terrific collection comprising examples from the 13th to the 20th centuries and from China, Japan, Korea and the Riyuku Islands. A spotless, sound, unworn copy. The jacket is also bright and crisp but there is obvious sunning to the spine (tan sunned to bright white. Hardcover Hardcover Fine in Near Fine Dustjacket

Appr.: | AUD 102.32 CAD 96.77 EUR 66.02 GBP 48.86 JPY 7,500.00 MXN 1,250.00 ZAR 937.50 

Purchase direct from: Gallagher Books, ABAA, ILAB. Item number: 13826.
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