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Category: All Categories: Language and Linguistics: Chinese
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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.
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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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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.
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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9.
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,

Appr.: | AUD 43.60 CAD 42.18 EUR 30.00 GBP 23.89 JPY 3,750.00 MXN 468.75 ZAR 407.61 

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10.
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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11.
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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12.
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

Appr.: | AUD 23.26 CAD 22.50 EUR 16.00 GBP 12.74 JPY 2,000.00 MXN 250.00 ZAR 217.39 

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13.
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

Appr.: | AUD 4.65 CAD 4.50 EUR 3.20 GBP 2.55 JPY 400.00 MXN 50.00 ZAR 43.48 

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14.
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+.

Appr.: | AUD 3.48 CAD 3.36 EUR 2.39 GBP 1.90 JPY 299.00 MXN 37.38 ZAR 32.50 

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15.
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

Appr.: | AUD 13.95 CAD 13.50 EUR 9.60 GBP 7.64 JPY 1,200.00 MXN 150.00 ZAR 130.43 

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16.
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 33.14 CAD 32.06 EUR 22.80 GBP 18.15 JPY 2,850.00 MXN 356.25 ZAR 309.78 

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17.
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 19.19 CAD 18.56 EUR 13.20 GBP 10.51 JPY 1,650.00 MXN 206.25 ZAR 179.35 

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18.
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.

Appr.: | AUD 40.64 CAD 39.31 EUR 27.96 GBP 22.26 JPY 3,495.00 MXN 436.88 ZAR 379.89 

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19.
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 34.88 CAD 33.75 EUR 24.00 GBP 19.11 JPY 3,000.00 MXN 375.00 ZAR 326.09 

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20.
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, '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 69.77 CAD 67.49 EUR 48.00 GBP 38.22 JPY 6,000.00 MXN 750.00 ZAR 652.17 

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21.
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 40.70 CAD 39.37 EUR 28.00 GBP 22.29 JPY 3,500.00 MXN 437.50 ZAR 380.43 

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22.
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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23.
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

Appr.: | AUD 5.81 CAD 5.62 EUR 4.00 GBP 3.18 JPY 500.00 MXN 62.50 ZAR 54.35 

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24.
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 87.21 CAD 84.36 EUR 60.00 GBP 47.77 JPY 7,500.00 MXN 937.50 ZAR 815.22 

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25.
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 25.58 CAD 24.75 EUR 17.60 GBP 14.01 JPY 2,200.00 MXN 275.00 ZAR 239.13 

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26.
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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27.
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.

Appr.: | AUD 16.74 CAD 16.20 EUR 11.52 GBP 9.17 JPY 1,440.00 MXN 180.00 ZAR 156.52 

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28.
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.

Appr.: | AUD 16.74 CAD 16.20 EUR 11.52 GBP 9.17 JPY 1,440.00 MXN 180.00 ZAR 156.52 

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29.
Teng, Ssu-yü, 1906-1988  
Conversational Chinese = Wai guo ren xue zhong guo hua
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Publisher: Taibei, Taiwan: Hai Yan Chu Ban Che, Minguo 55 [1966].
ix, 441 p.; 19.5 cm. Text in English and Chinese. Probably a Taiwanese piracy. The title-page has an inscription of an American in Taiwan dated 1967. Stock#102780a. Very Good / no dust jacket.

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30.
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

Appr.: | AUD 5.23 CAD 5.06 EUR 3.60 GBP 2.87 JPY 450.00 MXN 56.25 ZAR 48.91 

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31.
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.

Appr.: | AUD 46.05 CAD 44.54 EUR 31.68 GBP 25.22 JPY 3,960.00 MXN 495.00 ZAR 430.43 

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