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Albany: State University of New York Press, 1983. First Edition. Octavo; VG- Hardcover; White spine with Blue and Black text; Boards strong, faint staining on both covers, blue pen mark on front cover, some edgewear, some shelfwear; Textblock has faint foxing along head and fore edges, green highlighting on pages 11-17, 21, 23, 51, 53-57, 63, yellow highlighting on page 85, otherwise clean; 130 pp. First Edition Second Printing.
MIami: University of Miami Press, 1968. Octavo; VG Hardcover; Green spine with Gold text; Boards strong, some edgewear, some shelfwear, small black mark on front cover toward head edge, otherwise clean; Textblock has faint foxing along edges, ink stamp on front endpaper, writing in pen on pages after last printed page, otherwise clean; 199 pp.
Alger: Adolphe Jourdan, 1908. First Edition Thus. Octavo; vii;54pp;117pp; spine cloth and boards with original printed wraps laid down; largely chipped and worn at edges and corners; spine cloth faded but title still visible; owner name stamp front end-paper; prelims foxed; contents very good throughout. [Spine; brown letters on faded red cloth].
The Hague: Martinus Nijhoff, 1965. Reprinted. Octavo; pp 244; G-/paperback; dark beige with brown text; beige covers show modest sunning to toward edges and to spine; some brown spots to exterior; chip to rear panel, as is; faux flaps; small price sticker to front flap; intact panels; text block has slight soiling to exterior edges; illustrated;.
Amsterdam: John Benjamins Publishing, 2006. Revised. Reprint; Octavo; G+ Paperback; Blue spine with White text; Covers have some edgewear, some shelfwear, Embossed writing by previous owner on front cover, Red stains on front cover, tape along head edge of spine, faint smudges on front cover, slight crease, bowing along rear cover; Textblock clean; 170 pp.
Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 1987. Octavo; G/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, blue and black with white and black print; DJ has tears at spine ends and flap corners, small portion at front bottom flap fold torn away, vendor label on rear, shelfwear; Boards in black cloth with gold print, mild wear to corners and spine caps, cocked spine, light shelfwear; Text block has name in ink on half-title page, else clean and tight; ix, 328 pages.
Krakow: Muzeum Etnograficzne im. Seweryna Udzieli w Krakowie, 2005. Quarto; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, green with white print; Boards in illustrated paper, wear to corners and spine caps; Text block clean and tight; Text in Polish, foreword and introduction in parallel English and Polish; 136 pages, illustrated (color).
Monterey, CA: Defense Language Institute, Foreign Language Center, 1980. Large Octavo; pp 256; G/paperback; light green spine with black text; covers show very slight sunning to spine; light soiling to exterior; intact panels; punched holes toward spine for 3-ring binder; text block has little wear to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated; Arabic and English texts;.
New York: Academic Press, 1977. Octavo; G-/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, grey with white print; DJ is green with white print, fading to spine, light edgewear, slight tear at bottom of spine, spotting and age-toning to rear; Boards in black cloth with gold print, light wear to corners and spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block has owner label on front pastedown, vendor stamp on front flyleaf, underlining and marginal notation ink throughout; xvii, 293 pages, tables, charts.
Beijing: Sinolingua, 1997. First Edition. Octavo; VG/Wraps, 2 Vol Set; Vol I -spine is green with red text, Vol II - spine is peach with dark peach text; Light shelf wear to covers, minor rubbing along surfaces of volumes, light marks otherwise clean; Binding solid; Text block clean, in Chinese and English languages; Vol I- ISBN - 7-80052-507-0; 276 pp Vol II - ISBN - 7-80052-508-2; 337 pp NOTE: Shelved in Aisle 24 with older 15's.
Philadelphia; New York: Chilton Books, Education Division, Publishers, 1967. Quarto; pp 103; Good; orange spine with black text; no jacket; this volume only; cloth shows mild soiling to exterior; some noticeable rubbing to edges; text block has slight shelf wear to exterior edges; light foxing to exterior head edge; light tone to front and rear gutters; interior clean; ex-libris with plate to front pastedown; intact binding; profusely illustrated; Russian text;.
Chicago: University of Illinois Press, 1927. 8vo; VG-hardcover without dust jacket; blue spine with gold text; boards have moderate stains and slight bumping to the corners; front paste down and front free end -paper have an inscription and rubber stamps respectively; text block is severely tanned but pages are legible;100p.
n.p. IPA, n.d. Octavo; pp 1058; G-; brown spine with gilt text; no jacket; cloth has mild shelf wear to exterior; noticeable wear to edges; text block has light shelf wear to exterior edges; text pages clean; light ink to rear endpaper; loosed binding with slight defect at front gutter; text in Arabic and English;.
Amstersdam and Philadelphia: John Benjamins Publishing Company, 1992. Octavo; pp 515; G/no-DJ; light pink spine with black text; cloth shows moderate wear to exterior; sunning to spine and board edges; rubbing to edges; strong boards; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; previous owner's name stamped to head edge; interior clean NOTE: Shelved in Aisle 24 with older 15's.
Boston: David R. Godine in association with Philadelphia Museum of Art, 1971. Quarto; Third printing; VG-; Paperback; Spine, white with black print; Cover has light edgewear, else clean and bright; Text block clean and tight; unpaged, 96 b&w plates with commentary, frontispiece. [Shelf: East Asian Art] [Oversized book(s). Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to size/weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates.].
Beijing: Sinolingua, 1990. First Edition. 12mo; pp 84; G/paperback; purple spine with yellow and blue text; covers show slight sunning to exterior; moderate wear to edges; crease to front cover; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges; light toning to interior NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office, Case #2 - New Ephemera Box #3.
n. p. n. publ. n. d. Small Booklet; pp 49; G/paperback; ivory spine without text; covers show some soiling to exterior, brown text to front with illustration; text block has slight shelf wear to exterior edges; minor toning to some pages, otherwise clean; French/Creole text NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office, Case #2 - New Ephemera Box #2.
Tokyo: Shogakukan, 1982. 2 Volumes; Quartos; G+ Hardcovers in Publisher's G+ Slipcase; Orange spines with Gold text on Green spine labels; Slipcase has some edgewear, some shelfwear, open tear at top corner of front cover; Boards shaken, some edgewear, slight shelfwear, rubbign to corners; Textblock have brown and black marks along fore edge, creasing to title page of Volume 2; 1540/1508 pp [Oversized book(s). Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to size/weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates.].
Washington, D.C. The Catholic University of America Press, Inc., 1963. Quarto; VG-/paperback; 1/4 bound green spine without text; stiff board exterior panels shows mild toning toward edges; intact binding; some spotting to spine; black lettering to front; text block exterior edges have light tone; interior pages clean; illustrated; pp 76.
London and New York: Routledge, 1992. First Paperback Edition. Octavo; VG-/paperback; pp 200; black spine with white text; first PB Edition; covers show only mild wear to exterior; text block edges have minimal wear to exterior; tight binding; previous owner's name to ffep; some underlining; illustrated.
London: Published for The British Council and the National Book League by Longmans, Green & CO., 1962. First Edition. 8vo., 56 pages, 2 pages of plates (portraits), illustrated; VG-; yellow cover with red and back print, pencil inscribed price on front, slight peripheral browning, slight smudging and spotting outside corners slightly bumped, rusted spine staples visible with slight adjacent stain to cover, hole in cover at lower spine staple, chipping at upper and lower spine edge of cover; clean interior; "Writers and Their Work, No. 142"; "Bibliographical Series of Supplements to 'British Book News' on Writers and Their Work"
Washington, D.C. Georgetown University Press, 1964. Octavo; VG-/paperback; white spine with red text; originally published 1964; covers show mild tone toward edges; lightly sunned spine; minor wear to corners; text block exterior edges show some smudges; tight binding; illustrated; interior clean; pp 597; text in Arabic and English.
Kensington MD: Dunwoody Press, 1994. Second Edition, Revised and Enlarged. Octavo; VG-; black spine with gilt text; no jacket; cloth exterior clean; strong, straight boards; text block exterior head edge has previous owner's name; otherwise exterior edges clean; tight binding; interior pages clean; illustrated; pp 320; text in English and Chinese.
New Haven: Yale University Press, 1979. Quarto; VG-; Hardcover; Spine, blue with gold print; Boards in blue cloth, slight wear to spine caps and corners, else clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; Introduction and indices in English, texts in Babylonian; ix, 83 pages + 100 pages of plates (b&w). [Oversized book(s). Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to size/weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates].
New York: Beginner Books/Random House, Inc., 1965. Quarto; G; yellow pictorial spine with blue, green, red and black text; no jacket; exterior boards has modest soiling; few wrinkles to front and rear; text block exterior edges show modest shelf wear; illustrated endpapers; interior clean; illustrated; pp 133; text in English and French.
New Delhi: Banyan Books, 1994. Second Edition, Revised. Larger Octavo; VG-/VG-; blue spine with white text; second edition, revised; dust jacket exterior shows mild wear; few, slight dings to edges; cloth has slight wear; tight binding; sturdy boards; textblock exterior edges have age toned modestly; interior pages good; illustrated; pp 262; inscribed by author.
London: Oxford University Press, 1971. Second Edition. 12mo; G/G; yellow spine with black text; second edition; dust jacket mild soiling wear to exterior; open chip to rear head fore edge; other smaller chips to edges; price clipped front flap; Brodart wrap to jacket; cloth exterior has few, faint whitish spots; strong boards; tight binding; text block exterior edges have some foxing; previous owner's circular embossed stamp to ffep; previous owner's name to ffep; frontispiece; illustrated throughout; 24 black and white plates at rear; some underlining and marginalia to mid text; pp 510.