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Category: All Categories: Language and Linguistics: Chinese
55 items found.   List items by:   Author     Title     Publisher
1.
(Faculty of Peking University)  
Modern Chinese: A Basic Course

Publisher: NY: Dover, 1971,.
Trade paperback, sewn binding, 249pp inc. vocabulary. There are no cassettes included with this volume. As new in card covers.

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2.
(Heaven Book Co.)  
Heaven's New Concise English-Chinese Dictionary

Publisher: N.P.: Heaven Book Co./Art Printer, 1973,.
Hard bound, wine cloth, edition unknown, 1, 324pp. Bottom edge lightly soiled. A very good or better copy. 976 grams. All books in stock and available for immediate shipment from Winnipeg, Manitoba.

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3.

A Chinese-English Dictionary

Publisher: , 1992..
2nd ed. 19 X 13½ cm. G-/No dj. Full black cloth blocked in blind & gilt, [ii], 976, [1] pp. Badly shaken hinges reglued with acid-free PVA, extremities rubbed, previous owner's name on fpd. Shipping weight 3 lbs. (International 2 lbs., 4 oz.)

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4.

A Handbook on the Procedures of International Trade (Chinese and English Versions)

Publisher: , 1986..
Trade Paperback. 21 X 14½ cm. Near Fine/No dj. Off-white covers with gilt titles on front cover and black titles on spine, (12), 596, [1] pp. Slight curl to front cover, else fine. Contains sample contracts, forms, and other trade documents in Chinese and English. Copyright 1985 by Song Yiying. Shipping weight 3 lbs. (International 2 lbs., 4 oz.)

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5.

CHINESE ART TREASURES.

Publisher: Skira 1961.
Large paperback in very good condition

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6.
Annand, A.S.  
Every-Day Commercial Chinese as Spoken in North China. Shang ye chang tan.

Publisher: n.p.: n.p., (1926)..
80 pp. 8vo. Paper wrappers. First edition. Lessons in English and Chinese. Chinese text by Fan Chih Hsueh. OCLC shows only 8 copies. Fair to good, spine perished, wrapper chipped, some soiling to preliminaries, a few leaves loose, else contents clean.

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7.
anon  
Silk Road
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Silk Road, fabrics from the Han to the T'ang Dynasty, 1973, edited by the Museum of the sinkiang-Uighur Autonomous Region and the Group in charge of the exhibition of Cultural Relics, 66 color plates

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8.
anon  
Special Exhibition of Embroidery
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Special Exhibition of Embroidery, 151 pages, 41 color plates, text in Chinese and English, paper, art of embroidery is an elegant form of stitching in which multicolored threads are sewn onto various types of silk with a needle. Vividly illustrated catalog displays embroidery treasured in the National Palace Museum dating from the Five Dynasties to the Qing Empire. Some of the plates are so clear you can almost pick the stitches off the page

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9.
Aria, Barbara  
The Nature of the Chinese Character

Publisher: N.Y., Simon & Schuster, 1991.
96 p., illus., 18.5 cm. Calligraphy by Russell Eng Gon; Illustrations by Lesley Ehlers. Explains how some of the Chinese pictographs developed. Stock# 32,705. Vg/ dj vg.

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10.
Batterberry, Adapted by Michael  
Chinese and Oriental Art
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Chinese and Oriental Art adapted by Michael Batterberry, McGraw-Hill, cloth, no dust jacket, 1968, 190 pages, a history of the art of China, Korea, Japan and India, illustrated with hundreds of beautiful reproductions in full color,

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11.
Bozhang, Tong.  
Xue Wen San Yao.

Publisher: Shanghai: Hui Wen Tang Ji Xin Shu Ju, 1930..
2, 2, 2, 44 pp. 8vo. Paper wrappers. First edition. "Three key points to learn composition." Teaching to write Chinese. The author, who was immersed in the teaching of Chinese for decades, held dictionary words and allusions, reason and logic, and grammar to be the three key points to writing in the vernacular. Several examples provided. OCLC shows no copies. A very good copy.

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12.
Butovsky, Lillian; John McHugh (Albert Lee, editor).  
A CHINESE-ENGLISH PHRASE BOOK. [Zhong Ying Wen Yu Hui]
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Publisher: [Toronto]: Ontario Ministry of Citizenship and Culture [197-]..
ISBN: 0774391073 764 everyday topics (clothes, medical, weather, family, transportation, etc) with the Chinese listed in the left column and the corresponding English to the right. 415p: illustrated; 21cm. 354g. Good working ex-library (stamps and stickers, no pocket; wear to cover, text block clean and sound). Softcover. Book condition: Good working ex-library.

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13.
CHEN  
CHINESE KNOTTING

Chinese Knotting, Chen, Echo Books, '82, hard cover, dust jacket, 115 pages, 41 knots, profusely illustrated, tying, tightening, finishing, try one and you'll have to try another

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14.
China Institute in America  
Treasures of the Last Emperor
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Treasures of the Last Emperor by China Institute in America, 1992, paperback, 16pp, illustrations in b/w photos, selections from the Palace Museum, Beijing

Appr.: | AUD 8.11 CAD 8.30 EUR 5.45 GBP 4.52 JPY 750.00 MXN 93.75 ZAR 75.00 

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15.
Chinese Folk Art Pithy Volumes  
Chinese Paper-cut Embroidery Pattern
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Chinese Paper-cut Embroidery Pattern by Chinese Folk Art Pithy Volumes, 1999, paperback, 76 pages, new condition, illustrated in color

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16.
Ching-Tzu, Wu.  
THE SCHOLARS.

Publisher: Peking Foreign Languages Press 1964.
Second Color frontes; Rear of jacket slightly dis-colored; Marking ribbon Very good condition in a very good dust jacket

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17.
Dien, Albert E., ed. East-West Center. Institute of Advanced Projects.  
Dictionary of Chinese Current Terminology.

Publisher: [Honolulu]: Univ. of Hawaii, 1962..
331 pp. 4to. Red library buckram. First edition. OCLC shows 8 copies. Ex-lib copy with the usual markings, remnants of labels on spine, pockets and bookplates partially removed, otherwise very good.

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18.
Faculty of Peking Universtiy.  
Modern Chinese: A Basic Course.

Publisher: NY: Dover, 1971..
Reprint. 249+ pp. Damp stain on bottom foreedge(does not show internally), o/w VG. Soft Cover. 9780486227559. ISBN: chinese

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19.
Fang-yu Wang; Pao-ch'en Lee (ed.)  
Read Chinese: A Beginning Text in the Chinese Character, Book One (Mirror Series A, No. 4)
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Publisher: Far Eastern Publications / Yale University New Haven, 1973.
Perfect-bound softcover in red card wraps, 8vo. Mirror Series A, Number 4. 14th printing, 1973. xxiii + 236p. VG-. Lightly rubbed wraps with mild sunning to spine, titles unaffected. Prev. owner's name written along page fore edges and to inner side front wrap. Binding tight and square with no reader's crease to spine. Pages clean and unmarked, though some toned from previously laid-in exercise papers. Paperback VG-

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20.
Foreign Languages Press  
(Postcards) Cultural Relics Unearthed in China
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(Postcards) Cultural Relics Unearthed in China by Foreign Languages Press, 1973, a packet of 12 post cards, (paperback)

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21.
HACKMACK  
CHINESE CARPETS AND RUGS

Chinese Carpets and Rugs, Hackmack, Tuttle, cloth, dj, '77, 34 b&w plates, understand the symbolism in the carpets,

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22.
Haoping Sui  
Rou Qinq Sha Mo

Publisher: Tai Bei Shi: Huang Guan (Crown), 1993.
In Chinese. Not ex-lib. Trade softcover in red and white illustrated wraps with French flaps. 230pp. NF. Light rubbing/scuffing to upper spine end and white background of front wrap. Light abrasion to spine ends and tip of upper rear corner. Else fine: bright, tght, sharp and unmarked. Scarce (7 holdings on WorldCat). ISBN: 9573308851. Paperback NF

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23.
Haoping Sui  
Mu Qin De Qi Pao: Min Su Shou Cang Xin Qing

Publisher: Tai Bei Shi: Huang Guan (Crown), 1992.
Trade softcvover in smooth illustrated wraps with French flaps, 8vo. 200pp. Fine. Very mild spine slant toward upper end, very mild bumping at upper and lower spine ends. Else as new: bright tight, sharp and unmarked. ISBN: 9573307596. Paperback Fine

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24.
Hay, John  
Masterpieces of Chinese Art
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Masterpieces of Chinese Art by John Hay, New York Graphic Society, 1974, Phaidon, 31 colour plates, 17 black and white illustrations illustrate some of the finest achievements of China's artisans, cloth, dust jacket, new condition

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25.
Hsun, Lu translated by Yang Hsien-Yi & Gladys Yang  
The True Stort of Ah Q

Publisher: San Francisco: China Books & Periodicals, 1969 facsimile reprint..
61pp. paperback: Very Good+.

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26.
Israel, John and Donald W. Klein  
Rebels and Bureaucrats: China's December 9ers

Publisher: Berkeley Univ. of California Press 1976.
First printing. Octavo, Full cloth, Tables, xiv, 305 pp. Condition: Fine in a Slightly Worn Dust Jacket. Jacket in Mylar protector.
     History of the Chinese students who rebelled against the Nanking government policy of appeasement toward Japan in 1935-36. History & Politics

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27.
Jingrong, Wu. Editor-in-chief.  
The Pinyin Chinese-English Dictionary.

Publisher: NY: John Wiley, 1979..
Stiff wraps. 976 pp. Damp stain along foreedge of text, o/w Near fine. Soft Cover. 9780471867968. ISBN: Chinese-English dictionary

Appr.: | AUD 30.81 CAD 31.53 EUR 20.73 GBP 17.17 JPY 2,850.00 MXN 356.25 ZAR 285.00 

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28.
Kalz, Jill.  
My First Mandarin Chinese Phrases (Speak Another Language!).

Publisher: North Mankato, MN: Picture Window Books, 2012..
ISBN: 9781404871557 No statement of edition. 32 pp. Fine hardcover in pictorial boards (no markings) / No dust jacket as issued. A clean, fresh copy. Hardcover

Appr.: | AUD 17.84 CAD 18.25 EUR 12.00 GBP 9.94 JPY 1,650.00 MXN 206.25 ZAR 165.00 

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29.
LANE, Maggie  
CHINESE RUGS DESIGNED FOR NEEDLEPOINT
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Chinese Rugs Designed for Needlepoint, by Maggie Lane, Scribner, 1975, cloth, dust jacket, 111 pages, book represent ten handsome designs for small rugs to be worked in needlepoint. Designs are based on favorite Chinese motifs such as peonies, cranes, fish, etc. Each design is carefully graphed and is illustrated in color.

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30.
MACKENZIE, Finlay  
CHINESE ART
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Chinese Art, by Finlay MacKenzie, Hamlyn, 1963, 88 pages, cloth, dust jacket, bronzes, pottery, painting, over 60 full color plates

Appr.: | AUD 32.43 CAD 33.19 EUR 21.82 GBP 18.07 JPY 3,000.00 MXN 375.00 ZAR 300.00 

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31.
Meng, Ho Wing  
Straits Chinese Beadwork & Embroidery: a collector's guide

Straits Chinese Beadwork & Embroidery: a collector's guide by Ho Wing Meng, Times Books International, cloth, dj, '87, 173pp, over 90 illustrations of rare breadwork and embroidery from several private collections, this is an exclusive type of handicarft of the Straits nonyas. In this marvellous legacy, they have brought that touch of splendour to utilitarian items like comb boxes, stools, spectaable cases and provided as well the lavish costumes and embroidered panels and paraphernalia for the festivities of a Straits Chinese wedding

Appr.: | AUD 64.86 CAD 66.37 EUR 43.64 GBP 36.14 JPY 6,000.00 MXN 750.00 ZAR 600.00 

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32.
Meng, Ho Wing  
Straits Chinese Beadwork & Embroidery: a collector's guide
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Straits Chinese Beadwork & Embroidery: a collector's guide by Ho Wing Meng, Times Books International, cloth, dj, 2003, 173pp, over 90 illustrations of rare breadwork and embroidery from several private collections, this is an exclusive type of handicarft of the Straits nonyas. In this marvellous legacy, they have brought that touch of splendour to utilitarian items like comb boxes, stools, spectaable cases and provided as well the lavish costumes and embroidered panels and paraphernalia for the festivities of a Straits Chinese wedding

Appr.: | AUD 37.84 CAD 38.72 EUR 25.45 GBP 21.08 JPY 3,500.00 MXN 437.50 ZAR 350.00 

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33.
Mousheng, Lin  
Men and Ideas: an inforrmal history of Chinese Political Thought
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Men and Ideas: an informal history of Chinese Political Thought by Lin Mousheng, 1942, hard cover, torn dust jacket, The John Day Company, intro by Pearl S. Buck

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34.
Nat'l Assemb of the Acad of Sciences of China.  
Chinese Exhibition..
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Chinese Exhibition.Nat'l Assemb of the Acad of Sciences of China. 1973, paperback, 159 pages, exhibition of archaeological finds of the People's Republic of China held in Toronto in 1974

Appr.: | AUD 21.62 CAD 22.12 EUR 14.55 GBP 12.05 JPY 2,000.00 MXN 250.00 ZAR 200.00 

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35.
National Palace Museum  
Special Exhibition of Tapestry
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Special Exhibition of Tapestry, National Palace Museum, ppr, 141 pages, 41 in color, in Chinese, intro in English as well as the captions

Appr.: | AUD 43.24 CAD 44.25 EUR 29.09 GBP 24.10 JPY 4,000.00 MXN 500.00 ZAR 400.00 

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36.
Newnham, Richard.  
About Chinese.

Publisher: Middlesex, England: Pelican, 1971..
1st issue wraps. Rubbing and fading to edges, o/w VG. Soft Cover

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37.
People's Republic of China  
Exhibition of Archaeological Finds
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Exhibition of Archaeological Finds by People's Republic of China, National Gallery of Art, paperback, 1975, 104pp, 33 pages of color plates, the rest have b/w photos

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38.
Ripley, Mary Churchill  
Chinese Rug Book

Chinese Rug Book by Mary Churchill Ripley, Stokes Co, cloth, dj, '27, 16 rug plates, 65pp, descriptions of the rugs is careful and detailed, materials, methods os weaving, colors employed, designs influenced by folklore and legend during the different dynasties

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39.
Rüdenberg, Werner.  
Chinesisch-Deutsches Wörterbuch. 6400 Schriftzeichen mit ihren Einzelbedeutungen und den gebräuchlichsten Zusammensetzungen.
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Publisher: Hamburg: Friederichsen, De Gruyter & Co., 1936..
ix, 686 pp., [2], Adv [2]. 4to. Cloth. Zweite verbesserte Ausgabe. German-Chinese Dictionary. Order sheet from De Gruyter & Co., laid in loose. Very good- with tears along the front joint, chipped at spine ends, text browning but clean, binding solid.

Appr.: | AUD 108.11 CAD 110.62 EUR 72.73 GBP 60.24 JPY 10,000.00 MXN 1,250.00 ZAR 1,000.00 

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40.
Scott, Hugh  
Golden Age of Chinese Art: lively T'ang Dynasty..
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Golden Age of Chinese Art: lively T'ang Dynasty, by Hugh Scott. Tuttle, 1967, 191 pages, cloth, 123 plates, no dust jacket, black and white and color,

Appr.: | AUD 32.43 CAD 33.19 EUR 21.82 GBP 18.07 JPY 3,000.00 MXN 375.00 ZAR 300.00 

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41.
Scott, Philippa  
Book of Silk
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Book of Silk by Philippa Scott, Thames and Hudson, cloth, 1993, 253 pages, with 274 illustrations, 180 in color complete with a detailed reference which includes terms and technical processes, collecting and care, galleries and museums and a bibliography. Book follows the story of silk through the millennia, reproducing hundreds of fabrics, furnishings and garments from all parts of the world. From Ancient China where the secret of reeling silkworm cocoons to Ottoman Turkey and India and the Renaissance. Here is a dazzling selection of illustrations, many drawn from private collections

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42.
Silsby, John Alfred / Layer, Martha  
Illustrated Radical Rhymes With the Radical Ode and the Radicals Pronounced and Defined
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Publisher: Shanghai : American Presbyterian Mission Press, 1912..
36 p. : illus. ; 18 cm. Title continues: "/ by John Alfred Silsby, pronunciation according to the standard Mandarin romanization; illustrations by Martha Layer and Han Ren Deh." Although the text is available on e-books, the origiginal is very rare. Stock# NS0252. Vg, in light red stiff covers.

Appr.: | AUD 81.08 CAD 82.96 EUR 54.55 GBP 45.18 JPY 7,500.00 MXN 937.50 ZAR 750.00 

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43.
Sinolingua.  
Chinese English Dictionary of Function Words.

Publisher: Beijing: China Books Periodical Inc., 1996..
ISBN: 9787800521058 Third printing. 774 pp. Fine book (no markings) / No dust jacket as issued. A clean, fresh copy. Hardcover

Appr.: | AUD 23.78 CAD 24.34 EUR 16.00 GBP 13.25 JPY 2,200.00 MXN 275.00 ZAR 220.00 

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44.
Sun, E-tu Zen, ed. and trans.  
Ch'ing Administrative Terms. A translation of the terminology of the six boards with explanatory notes.

Publisher: Cambridge: Harvard Univ. Press, 1961..
xxvii, 421 pp. 8vo. Cloth. First edition. Harvard East Asian series 7. An annotated translation of the Liu-pu xh'eng-yu, a phrase dictionary used by government clerks from the 18th century until 1911. A very good+ copy in a very good- edge worn dust jacket.

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45.
Sya Syin-Ke.  
Mandarin in Four Weeks by Sya Syin-Ke.

Publisher: Chi Ming Book Co., Taipei, Taiwan [195-?].
xiv, 184, 43 p., 2 folding maps, folding errata table; 18.5 cm. Uses Yale romanization. Contents include Introduction to Chinese Sounds; Days in a Week; What Is This?; What Are You Doing?; The Season, the Month, and the Day; A Man and his Clothing; Who Is He?; Speaking Chinese; Where Are You Staying?; Hours of the Day;Sons v. Daighters; Food for Today's Dishes; Going to Town by City Bus; Where Have You Been?; How Do You Spend Your Sundays?; The National Holiday; Is That Chang's Residence?; Scenic Spots in Taiwan; News in Today's Paper; Inquiring the Way; I Want To Make Myself a New Suit; Foreign Guests at Tea; Fixing up a Garden; About Chinese Chow; Ordering Food in a Restaurant; Going to a Chinese Wedding; Visiting a Sick Friend; Presents for Folks at Home. Printed wraps; minor wear, spine chipped; good. stock#765.

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46.
T'ai Wan Cha Mou  
T'aiwan Nu Sheng Liu Xue Shou Ji (Taiwan Women's Boundary-Crossing)

Publisher: T'ai Bei Shi: Yu Shan She Chu Ban , 2000.
In Chinese. Not ex-lib. Trade softcover in glossy white wraps with indigo titles, in white outer wraps with orange band spanning flaps, panels and spine, 8vo. Light rubbing and very mild scuffing to white outer and inner wraps, spine end softenng outer wraps; light stress bumps to spine of book. Else as new: bright, tight, sharp and unmarked. Outer wraps in Brodart. ISBN: 9578246420 NF. Paperback NF

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47.
Tan, S.Y.  
A Short Cut to Mandarin Conversation

Publisher: Hong Kong: Intellectual Publishing, 1979,.
paper bound, 147pp. Very good. A tape recording is available with this book but is not included.

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48.
Tan, S.Y. (ed.)  
Everyday Chinese Conversation

Publisher: Hong Kong: Intellectual Publishing, n.d. (1980s).
ISBN: 9971907275 paper bound, 110pp. Very good in pictorial wraps.

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49.
Tewksbury, M. Gardner  
Speak Chinese (Mirror Series A, No. 1)
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Publisher: Far Eastern Publications / Yale University New Haven, 1948.
Perfect-bound softcover in blue card wraps, 8vo. Mirror Series A, Number 4. 14th printing, 1973. xvi + 189pp. VG-. Moderately rubbed wraps with light rolling creases at corners, titles unaffected. Mild soil to wraps, somewhat heavier on rear. Prev. owner's name to inner side front wrap. Occasional marginal notes to about p.30. Binding tight and square with no reader's crease to spine. Paperback VG-

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50.
Vollmer  
In the Presence of the Dragon Throne
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In the Presence of the Dragon Throne by Vollmer, ROM, paperback, Ch'ing Dynasty Costume, 1644-1911, '77, 88 pages, illustrated in color and black and white with line drawings of the clothing layouts

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51.
Watt, James C. Y.  
Sumptuous Basket: Chinese lacquer with basketry panels
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Sumptuous Basket by James C. Y. Watt, China House Gallery, paperback, 1985, 102pp, Chinese lacquer with basketry panels, 33 black and white and color plates

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52.
Williamson, H.R.  
Teach Yourself Chinese.

Publisher: London: The English Universities Press, 1958..
Reprint. 530 pp. Minor damp staining, o/w VG in dj. Hard Cover

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53.
Yajun, Zhang and Mao Chengdong (Faculty of Beijing Language Institute)  
New Chinese 300: A Beginning Language Course

Publisher: Boston: Cheng & Tsui Company, 1993,.
ISBN: 0887270018 Paper bound, later (6th ) printing, 351pp. As new/fine/unread. 407 grams. All books in stock and available for immediate shipment from Winnipeg, Manitoba.

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54.
Yang, Chia-Lo [Jialuo].  
Shi qie. Explanations of the character [qie] and of expressions beginning with the character.

Publisher: Taipei: Dept. of Compilation of Encyclopaedia Sinica, 1957..
59, 6 pp. 4to. Paper wrappers. First edition. 1 folding plate. Text in Chinese with a synopsis in English of methods used in the compilation of Encyclopaedia Sinica, with the single Chinese character [qie] as example. One folding color plate illustrating the Encyclopedia. About very good, few tiny chips to the wrappers and spine, wrappers soiled.

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55.
Yuen, Y. C.  
A Guide to Cantonese (Self-Taught) 12th Edition
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Publisher: Author Hong Kong, 1973.
Hardcover in textured yellow paper over boards with black titles to spine and front, no jacket, 16mo. 59p. + ads. Author's card (unsigned) laid-in. VG+. Light soil with occasional smudges to textured boards, nonauthorial inscription to pre-title page with additional note from inscriber to ad for Mandarin book in rear. Boards overall bright with sharp titles; binding tight and square; pages clean and unmarked. Not ex-lb. Hardcover VG+

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