Folkestone, Kent, Great Britain: Global Oriental, 1998. UK Edition. 8vo. VG/VG. red DJ spine has thin white titles, between lightly pushed in ends. edgewear is minimal and neat over black clothbound HB, stamped with gold type down spine with light damage to lower panel edges with bumped corners. SIGNED BY AUTHOR ON RIGHT FEP. interior sheets skimmed, neatly cornered with unblemished edges all sides. 255 pp. ISBN# 1901903206.
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Reading: Garnet Publishing Ltd, 1995. First edition. Small Quarto; VG/VG-; Black spine with red text; Dust jacket has slight shelf wear, sticker on front & rear, and minimal edge wear; Boards have slight edge wear, otherwise clean & strong; Text block is slightly age toned, otherwise clean with crisp pages; pp 159.
New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1950. First Edition. Octavo; pp 150; G-/G; dark yellow spine with black text; dust jacket has slightly sunned exterior; tape residue to lower spine; minor dings to edges; mylar wrap; cloth has tape residue to mid head and tail edges, front and rear; some wear to edges; sturdy boards; text block has tape residue to head and tail edges to endpapers; ex-library markings to copyright page; ex-library sticker remnants to pastedowns and rear endpaper, as is; frontispiece; exterior edges has slight toning; some stains to few pages, mid text; Illustrated;.
New York: Crown Publishers, 1944. Octavo; pp 1158; G+/no-DJ; black spine with gilt text; 2 volumes; cloths have some soiling to exterior; minor wear to edges; strong boards; text blocks show slight toning to exterior edges; interiors have light age toning toward edges; frontispieces; profusely illustrated; good bindings; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1979. 8vo; VG;VG-hardcover; yellow spine with black text; spine of dust jacket is strongly discolored and it has minor stains in front and to the rear; boards have minor stains and slight bumping to the corners and the tips otherwise sturdy; text block is clean; 437p.
Garden City: Country Life Press, 1934. First Edition. Octavo; First edition; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, black with small paper printed label; Boards in grey paper and black cloth with white printed labels, mild wear to corners and spine caps, mild shelfwear; Text block has tanning to endpapers, name in ink on title page, some age-toning to paper; 60 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (b&w plates).
Washington and Geneva: Brookings Institution Press and The United Nations Research Institute for Social Development, 1998. first. Octavo; VG-/G+; Black spine with white/gray/blue text; Dust jacket has rubbed exterior and edges; Boards have slight shelfwear, otherwise strong; Textblock is clean; pp 224.
Calcutta: The Asiatic Society, 1978. Octavo; pp 278; G/Fair; sunned yellow spine with brown text; dust jacket shows some shelf wear to exterior; noticeable chip to spine head edge; minor chips to tail spine edge; price clipped front flap; cloth has minimal wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has little wear to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; frontispiece with tissue guard; slight cracking gutter at frontispiece; interior clean; profusely illustrated; arts - non Western;.
New York and London: Harper & Brothers, 1927. First American Edition, First Printing. Octavo, xviii, 310 pages,  ads; VG/G-; pictorial dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price uncut '$4.00', upper third of spine missing, chipping along all upper edges, tail of spine, corners; burgundy cloth board with paper label to spine, label slightly faded where hole in dust jacket was, before being protected; bookplate on verso of half-title; First Printing, with 'A-B' to copyright page; incredibly scarce with the dust jacket; WD consignment; shelved case 9.
Dehiwala (Sri Lanka): Tisara Prakasakayo Ltd., 1983. Octavo; VG/VG-/ Softcover; has a jacket; beige spine with black text; dust jacket has minor marks; inner spine has severe folds and covers have minor marks but in tact; text block has moderate shelf wear and fore edge deckled but clean and legible; 399p.
Yokohama: Published by the Author, 1910. Octavo; G-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, green with gold print; Boards in green cloth with gold print, mild wear to corners and spine caps, blemish on rear; Text block missing front flyleaf, cracked hinges, tanning to endpapers and title page, clean text; xxvii, 391 pages, frontispiece (color), illustrated (b&w plates).
Beijing: Science Press, 1983. First Edition. Oblong Octavo; pp 319; G/Fair; blue spine with black text; dust jacket has chip to rear at spine tail edge; minor dings to edges; mildly rubbed exterior; cloth shows slight wear to exterior; some rubbing to edges and corners; strong boards; text block has slight wear to exterior edge; interior clean; pictorial endpapers; profusely illustrated;.
New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1989. First English translation. Octavo; pp 192; VG/G; sun faded yellow spine with black text; dust jacket has slight wear to edges, chipping at spine edges and fore corners, small closed tear at rear head edge; cloth has slightly sun faded spine, minor wear to exterior, otherwise boards are clean, strong and intact; text block shows light wear, due to age, to exterior edges, interior clean;.
La Crescanta, CA: Ananda-Ashrama/Superior press, 1926. First Edition. Octavo, 352/339 pages; VG/VG; spines are dark brown with faded gilt lettering; bindings have minimal shelf wear, with fading along the sides of the spine, has bumping on the fore edge corners; pages have minor age toning; occasionally illustrated; inscription from the original owner present of the inner front boards of both volumes; shelved India.
Canberra: The Nautical Association of Australia, Inc., 1988. First Edition. Octavo; pp 329; VG/G; off-white spine with white text; dust jacket has slight sunning to exterior; noticeably sunned spine; cloth shows very light wear; strong boards; text block edges shows light shelf wear; interior clean; illustrated; tight binding;.
Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 2004. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo; pp 289; VG/G; purple spine with white and black text; dust jacket shows mild rubbing to exterior; price clipped front flap; cloth shows minimal wear; text block edges have mild wear; light highlighting inside; illustrated;.
London: Printed and are to be sold by W. Taylor, 1721. Second Edition. 4to., 797pp.,  tables and index; VG; bound in polished calf, paneled spine with gilt tooling, label with gilt lettering, mostly worn off; joints weak, some scratches to boards, general rubbing and wear; two bookplates on front pastedown, one from Henry Duke of Kent, 1733, the other Thomas Philip, Earl de Grey, Wrest Park; some scattered ink splatter on page 351 that bleeds through onto 353, text legible; folding plates on pages 1, 215, 476 present and in excellent condition; Numerous mispagination, including p. 447-472 omitted; consignment; shelved case 4.
London: Praeger, 1964. Previous owner inscription on front end paper. DJ's front cover has interior flap price clipped. Octavo; VG-/VG-; Red spine with black/white text; DJ has moderate edgewear, few very small (less than 0.5") closed tears, 0.25" open tear, surface scuffing; Boards strong, moderate rubbing to corners, rear board with some small faded staining; Textblock clean; 338pp.
New Delhi: Media Transasia India, 2006. Quarto: VG/VG: Black spine with white text: DJ is clean with general shelfwear: Boards are strong and clean, edgewear mainly concentrated at head and tail of spine and corners, binding is tight: Textblock is clean: 191 pp. [Over sized book. Additional shipping necessary for expedited/international shipping. Economy international shipping unavailable due to weight/size restrictions. Please contact seller for additional information.].
Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1976. Octavo; G/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, orange and green with white print; DJ has edgewear, small closed tear to front top edge, mild shelfwear; Boards in green cloth with red print, slight wear to spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block has name in ink on front flyleaf, some underlining and marginal notation in ink, spotting to top edge; 313 pages, frontispiece (map).
San Francisco: Chinese Materials Center, Inc., 1974. Reprinted. Small Octavo; pp 346; VG-/G; Ivory/blue spine with black text; dust jacket has slight soiling wear to exterior, minor chipping to corners, light sunning to spine, price sticker to front; cloth has slight wear to exterior, minor wear to edges; text block has slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean;.
UK: Stephen Austin, 1854. Assumed First English Language. Quarto in green cloth, VG, title in white on spine. Shelf wear, soiling to boards. Gutter cracked. Age toning to text block, text clean. Some foxing, especially to endpapers. Former owner's name inked on title page. 850 pages. Shelved in India section.
New York: Stein and Day, 1970. First Edition. Ex libris on front end paper. Octavo; VG-/G; Gray spine with green text; DJ shows heavy edgewear, 1" open tear on rear cover, multiple very small open/closed tears around edges; Boards strong, minor rubbing to corners; Textblock has some small pen markings through later half of book; Binding strong; 378pp.
New York, NY: Alfred A. Knopf, 1982. First Edition. large 8vo. VG/VG-. shiny gold-tone DJ spine and large titling characters in black and dark blue for tilte, dark blue author and black publisher at foot. edgewear is moderate along the panel edges and heavier to front right corners of jacket front. light beige clothbound HB, gold stamped titles, adjacent boards a pastel lime with yellowed outer edges and few dents. textblock includes many illustrations in b/w with much text detail. bit of writing on final page before ffep. lilac-tinted head-edge, roughly trimmed ivory fore-edge and few discoloration marks to tail-edge. 427 pp. ISBN# 039451971X. ASIA (INDIA).
Leipzig: Deutschen Morgenlandischen Gesellschaft, 1862. Octavo; G+/no-DJ; tan spine with gold text; leather-bound cover is in remarkable condition considering age, cover is scratched and worn but strong and completely intact; textblock is significantly stained and discolored by age, very minor pencil markings throughout, binding is strong and pages are all intact, no rips or folds; pp 236; written in Sanskrit, with preface and notes in German.
Ann Arbor, Michigan: Department of the History of Art, The University of Michigan, 1987. Quarto; VG/no-DJ paperback; spine off-white with black lettering; covers sturdy, clean, 1/4" tear on front top edge, 1/4" tear on front bottom edge next to spine tail, scratch on front cover, two bookstore stickers on back cover, a few minor dirt marks on covers, minimal other edgewear; textblock clean, minimal wear, no writing/markings, no highlighting/underlining, contains many b/w photos. pp. 191.
Ann Arbor, Michigan: Department of the History of Art, The University of Michigan, 1986. Quarto; VG/no-DJ paperback; spine off-white with black lettering; covers sturdy, clean, two bookstore stickers on back cover, minimal edgewear, no major marks or stains; textblock clean, minimal wear, no writing/markings, no highlighting/underlining, contains many b/w photos. pp. 179.
Amsterdam & Kuala Lumpur: The Pepin Press, 1998. reprint. Large Quarto; VG/VG; Yellow spine with red & white text; Dust jacket has slight edge wear, otherwise clean; Boards are lightly sunned along head edge, otherwise clean and sturdy; Text block is clean; pp 288. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Chicago: The John Winston Company, 1938. First Edition. First Edition; Octavo; G+/G; Spine is sunned black and red with red and white text; DJ has general shelf wear, light creasing along edges, open and closed tears, age-toning, design is clear; Boards have general shelf wear, bumping to corners, joints and hinges are strong; Text block has general signs of handling, some staining, age-toning, foxing, content is clear; pp 267.
Philadelphia; London: A. Small; John Murray, 1818. Mixed Edition. (Mixed editions, publishers) Octavo; 2 volumes; volume 1: vii, 10-382 pages,  ads, volume 2: vii, 359 pages,  ads; Poor; full title - Journal of the Proceedings of the Late Embassy to China; A Correct Narrative of the Public Transactions of the Embassy, of the Voyage to and from China, and of The Journey from the Mouth of the Pei-Ho to the Return to Canton; bound in original gray paper boards, spines have beige paper label with black lettering; volume 1 has number 18 in white paint to head of spine, front board detached, severe wear and rubbing to boards and spine, numbers in black ink to rear board, two ex-library stamps to title page, with folding map across from title page; volume 2 has detached boards, severe wear and rubbing to boards and spine, lower inch chipped off tail edge of spine, with folding map across from page 1; volume has a Philadelphia imprint; volume 2 has a London imprint and states second edition and is slightly smaller than volume 1; Please see photos for details.
Stanford, California: Stanford University Press, 1974. First edition. Octavo; pp 458; VG-/G; blue/grayish-green spine with ivory and black text; dust jacket is covered with mylar and has minor chipping to corners; cloth has slight sun fading to spine otherwise boards are clean, strong and intact; text block shows light wear, due to age, to exterior edges, previous owner's name to verso of half title page, interior clean;.
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia: Business Weekly Publications, 2012. Eighth Edition. Octavo; pp 892; VG/VG; green spine with white text; book housed in brown cardboard box; dust jacket has minor wear to exterior; cloth has mild wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows light shelf wear to exterior edges; interior clean; profusely illustrated; Chinese and English texts.