Seoul: Diplomacy Printing Company, 1987. Deluxe reprint limited edition (#062 of 1,000). Folio in black hardcovers with gold letters and red gilt; gilt edges; VG; minimal soiling on boards; contains 45 tipped-in color plates on thick parchment covered with rice paper; legends on the left pages; pp. 92; shelved in Case # 11; [Oversized book. Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates] Shelved in Netdesk office, Ephemera Box H eb/nd.
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New York: Rizzoli International Publications, 1983. Quarto: VG/VG-: Blue spine with white text: DJ has scuff marks, shelfwear, some mild soiling: Boards are strong with light dust staining, minor edgewear: Textblock exterior has dark smudge at corner between fore and tail edges, pages clean and unmarked: 252 pp.
Tokyo; Seattle: University of Tokyo Press; University of Washington Press, n.d. Octavo; pp 425; G/G; dark peach spine with black text; 2 volumes; slipcase shows age toning toward edges; dust jacket shows slight wear to edges; lightly sunned spines; cloths have slight sunning to spines; clean exteriors; blue exteriors with gilt text to spines; minor wear to edges; strong boards; text block shows light toning to exterior edges; interior clean; ex-library with text to fore edge and endpapers; light toning to ffeps; previous owner's name to ffeps; tight bindings.
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1922. First edition. Large quarto in light brown hardcovers with gold gilt; VG; moderate soiling or shelf wear; good binding; deckle edges and parchment paper age-toned; pp. 159; 12 illustrations are in color; shelved on Front Table; please contact us for shipping costs.
[Phoenix, AZ]: Phoenix Art Museum, 1980. First Edition. Square octavo, 184 pages, VG-; paperback, gray spine, blue lettering: rubbing with superficial material loss to head, tail, and along hinges; areas of sun-fading to front and back covers, cover art somewhat affected, lettering unaffected; mild wear to clean text-block, two mild scratches to bottom; interior clean, replete with black-and-white and full-color plates; shelved Front Table.
New York and Toronto: Farrar & Rinehart, Inc, 1939. First edition. Octavo; pp 191; G/Fair; sun tanned spine with blue text; dust jacket has chipping to edges, sun browned exterior, rubbing to fore edges, price clipping to front flap; cloth shows sunning to spine, slight wear to exterior, strong boards; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges, previous owner's name to front pastedown, deckled fore edge; interior clean;.
Honolulu, HI: East-West Center Press, 1966. Second Printing. oblong Qto. G+/G+. off white glossy DJ spine with medium black capitals, titling stacked and with dark red publisher. large closed tears, with creasing and wrinkles. jacket front is widely illustrated in color beneath the full titling. plain light brown clothbound HB appears faded in patches, spine titles stamped in black and incised black Japanese characters fill the right half of the wide panel. decorative flecked peach and light brown characters fill both inside covers. weakened binding at some hinges the joints are severed but binding is secured at spine. 55 wide, unblemished color images face a text detail sheet in Japanese and English, in addition to some figures in b/w. no marks or writing, but unpaginated, in approx. 110 + pages. as is. ASIAN STUDIES (JAPAN).
Oxford: Oxford University Press; Clarendon Press, 1970. First Edition [OXFORD LIBRARY OF EAST ASIAN LITERATURE]. 8vo., 314 pp., VG/VG; overall mild wear to DJ, "£3.25p net / 65s. net / UK only" to front flap, DJ protected by mylar; navy blue cloth boards, gold lettering to spine: overall mild wear to boards, sharp edges to joints, interior clean; contains tipped-in addition by the publisher titled "Corrigenda to The Poems of Li Ho"; shelved Case 0.
Chicago: University of Chicago, 1969. First Edition. Second Impression. Octavo; VG;no-DJ softcover; Black spine with white/red text; Covers have minor wear around edges and spine, scuffs and markings on rear covers; Textblock show faint foxing on head exterior, otherwise clean; Bindings strong; 803+484pp.
Chicago and London: The University of Chicago Press, 1968, 1969. Second Printing. Octavo; G/G; black spines with white and pink text; 3 volumes; mylar wraps; dust jackets show slight wear to exterior; minor wear to edges; cloths show slight wear to exteriors; light sunning to spines; strong boards; text blocks show light foxing to exterior edges; light pencil to rear pastedowns; illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
London: Ernest Benn, Limited, 1923. 1355/1500. Small Quarto; pp 20; 152 plates; G-/no-DJ; light orange spine with gilt text; limited edition; cloth has slight sunning to exterior; black marker mark to lower spine; some scratches to boards; moderate rubbing wear to edges; strong boards; text block shows slight soiling to exterior edges; ex-library with markings to ffep and half title page; interior lightly toned; profusely illustrated with tissue guards; previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown; frontispiece with tissue guard; adhesive residue to rear endpaper; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited order.
Tokyo: Kenkyusha, 1962. 10mo; pp 442; G+/no-DJ; green spine with gilt text; full title: Commodore Perry's Visit to Okinawa, Selection from Narrative of the Expedition of an American Squadron to the China Seas and Japan; beige slipcase has age toned exterior, some wear to edges; cloth shows slight sunning to exterior, strong boards; text block has slight toning to exterior edges; interior clean; English and Japanese text.
New York: E.P. Dutton & Co., 1897. First Edition. Octavo; G/No Jacket Hardcover; Gray spine with gilt lettering; Cover is worn at all sides, faded and soiled at the spine, spine edges and corners are frayed and chipped; Binding is slightly loose, some cracking at the gutters but all pages are bound; Text block is foxed and age-toned, but free from markings; 292 pp.
Dhaka: The University Press, 1998. Octavo; G/G; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, green with blue print; DJ has edgewear, shelfwear, surface tear to rear; Boards in grey paper and blue cloth with black print, paper and cloth are puckering, bump to bottom edge, small stain on front bottom edge, bump to bottom corners; Text block has vendor stamp on front flyleaf, else clean and tight; 238 pages.
Hong Kong: Hong Kong Hua Hsia Publications, 1972. Folio; pp 523; VG-/G; bluish green spine with yellow text; dust jacket shows mild wear to exterior, some scratches to rear; minor chips to corners; cloth shows light soiling to exterior; slight sunning to spine; strong boards; text block has some foxing to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; interior clean; Chinese and English text; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
New Haven: American Oriental Society, 1907. Serial [Semi-annual, 500 copies]. Quarto; vg/none; black buckram spine with gilt lettering; rebound; shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; pp. 217-492 pp.; toning and foxing; boards, spot staining; chipping; else very good; ---TEXT IN SEVERAL LANGUAGES, ARABIC, HEBREW, AND TAGALOG WITH ENGLISH.
Tokyo: The Kokusai Bunka Shinkokai, 1963. Second Edition. Quarto; pp 185; Good; grayish blue spine with gilt text; no jacket; cloth has sun faded spine; modest rubbing to edges; splayed boards; text block shows light toning to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; previous owner's name to verso of ffep; profusely illustrated; interior clean;.
Wm. H. Allen and Co. London, 1841. First English edition. Octavo; xxxv, 443 pp. + 91 pp. appendix; errata page. With large folding map and two plates. Original three-quarter leather, blue cloth, marbled endpapers and fore-edges. Spine has five raised bands, leather spine label. VG, with rubbing to spine bands and extremities, as well as top edge of front board. Text clean and tight. Shelve in Case #9 Afghan Collection.
London: Oxford University Press, 1959. Reprint. Reprint; Octavo; G+/No-DJ; Spine is age-toned light blue with gold text; Boards have rubbing and bumping to corners and edges, badly sunned on front and back, joints and hinges are sensitive; Text block has general signs of handling, age-toning, some marks and scratches, content is clear; pp 227.
Seattle and London: University of Washington Press, 1975. Octavo; pp 669; VG-/G; sun faded black spine with light mocha text; dust jacket is covered with mylar and has 1 inch closed tear to spine head edge, minor chipping to edges, slightly sun fading and rubbing to exterior and fore edges, price clipped front flap; cloth has sun fading to spine otherwise boards are clean, strong and intact; text block has light age toning to exterior edges, previous owner's name on front pastedown, interior clean;.
Peking: Foreign Languages Press, 1980. First Edition. Octavo; pp 586; G/G; beige/blue/green pictorial spine with blue text; odd volume; brown cardboard slipcase; light dampstaining to edge; dust jacket has minor wear to edges; mild wear to exterior; cloth has slight smudges to exteriors; strong boards; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges; patterned endpapers; slight cracking to rear gutter; interior clean; illustrated.
Peking: Foreign Languages Press, 1978. First Edition. Octavo; pp 701; G+/G; beige/blue/green pictorial spine with blue text; odd volume; brown cardboard slipcase; dust jacket has minor wear to edges; mild wear to exterior; cloth has slight smudges to exteriors; strong boards; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges; patterned endpapers; interior clean; illustrated.
Paris: Berg International Editeurs, 1971. Text in French; Large octavo; VG/no-DJ; Red spine with faded gilded text; Boards strong, corners have some light wear, top right corner of front board slightly bumped, boards have occasional light rubbing, text on spine is very faded, pastedowns clean, binding strong; Textblock lightly age toned, textblock head edge has some light foxing, text interior clean; 396 pp.
Seoul, Korea: Yonsei University Press, 1969,1970. Mixed Editions. Four Octavos [Mixed Editions]; VG-/G; multicolored spines with black text; 4 volumes: The Passing of Korea, pp 473; The Tragedy of Korea, pp 312; Korea's Fight for Freedom, pp 320; Korea and Her Neighbours, pp 488; dust jackets have sun faded spines, exteriors have scratches and rubbing, edges shows wear due to use; cloths shows have moderate wear to exteriors; text blocks show some toning to exterior edges; interiors clean Please see the three photos for details.
London, et al. Longmans, Green, and Co., 1908. Octavo; good/none; red cloth spine with gilt lettering; boards, moderate shelf wear and bumping; 1" tear, middle of rear board; endpapers browned; former owner's name, FFEP; pencil markings at Introduction pages, else text block, clean, but age-toned; 277pp., plus 40+ advertising pages. ---ASIAN STUDIES-INDIA.
Honolulu, Hawaii: University of Hawaii Press, 1989. US Printing. 8vo. VG/VG. gray tones darken to charcoal upon DJ spine and jacket front with black bordered gray titleblock, black capital lettering, between tiny black author and white publisher. spine ends, panel folds, and panel edges are whitish from excess contact and wear. under clear protective cover. dark gray coated clothbound HB with stamped silver titling, a touch bumped at corners. solid gray endpapers. no interior marks or writing, edges off white and clear. 287 pp. ISBN# 0824811658.
Tokyo: Seventh World Conference of the World, 1937. Octavo; pp 152; G/no-DJ; burgundy spine with gilt text; gilt text to front board; cloth has light sunning to spine; moderately rubbed edges and corners; strong boards; text block shows slight shelf wear to exterior edges; small sticker to front pastedown; slight shadow toning to endpapers; previous owner's name to ffep; profusely illustrated; interior lightly toned.
Delhi: Neeraj Publishing House, 1986. Octavo; First published 1916, 2nd reprint 1986; G+/G+; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, white with black print; DJ has slight edgewear, vendor label inside front flap, else clean and bright; Boards in black cloth with gold print, slight wear to spine caps, small amount of puckering to cloth on rear, slight shelfwear; Text block clean and tight; viii, 338, 11 pages, tables.
France: Edisud, 2002. Text in French; Octavo; VG-/no-DJ paperback; White spine with blue and black text. Covers have general shelf wear, fraying to corners, minimal edge wear, apart from that, clean, binding strong; Textblock has minor wear to fore edge, otherwise, clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 303.
Delhi: Mittal Publications, 1983. First Indian Reprint. Octavo; G-/G-; white spine with red and black text; dustjacket has some edgewear, considerable discoloration and age toning, wrapped in protective mylar covering which has light scuffing and scratching to covers; boards are strong, have some light staining on front and back edges of spine; textblock has pencil markings and underlinings throughout, foxing along edges, back of half-title page has one 1 inch sticker from previous bookseller; 591pp.
Delhi: Mittal Publications, 1983. First Indian Reprint. Octavo; G/G; white spine with red and black text; dustjacket has some edgewear, considerable age toning and discoloration/fading to covers, material across front cover is creased, dustjacket has protective mylar covering; boards are strong with several areas where material has chipped away slightly along bottom edge of front cover and middle portion of back cover; front paste-down has one 1 inch sticker from previous bookseller, some pencil markings and underlinings scattered throughout text; 466pp.
Delhi: Mittal Publications, 1983. First Indian Reprint. Octavo; G+/G; white spine with faded red and black text; dustjacket has some edgewear with considerable discoloration and staining, has protective mylar covering; boards are strong, top left edge of back cover has a 1 cm white stain, otherwise boards are clean; 249pp.
Delhi: Mittal Publications, 1983. First Indian Reprint. Octavo; G+/G; white spine with red and black text; dustjacket has some edgewear, considerable discoloration and fading to spine and covers, material is creased in several spots on front and back covers, has protective mylar covering; boards are strong with considerable wrinkling, water damage, and bumping to material; front paste-down has one 1 inch sticker from previous bookseller in bottom right corner, otherwise textblock is clean; 468pp.
Delhi: Mittal Publications, 1983. First Indian Reprint. Octavo; Fair/G; white spine with red and black text; dustjacket has some edgewear, considerable discoloration and age toning, some creasing in material along spine, and scuff marks on covers, dustjacket has protective mylar covering; boards have chipped material on spine, bumping to corners, front and back boards have almost completely detached from binding; front paste-down has one 1 inch sticker from previous bookseller, otherwise textblock is clean; 515pp.
Delhi: Mittal Publications, 1983. First Indian Reprint. Octavo; G+/G-; white spine with faded red text; dustjacket has some edgewear, moderate discoloration and age toning to covers, text on spine has faded significantly but is still legible, dustjacket has protective mylar covering; boards are strong with slight discoloration along edges; front paste-down has one 1 inch sticker from previous bookseller in bottom right corner, otherwise textblock is clean, pages 199 to 241 are dog-eared and bent; 241pp.
Hong Kong: Kaiserreich Kunst (Hong Kong) Limited, 1982. First Edition. Small Quarto; pp 238; VG-/G; black spine with dark yellow text; dust jacket has some rubbing to exterior, light sticker residue to exterior; cloth has minimal wear to exterior, strong boards; text blocks has slight wear to exterior edges, slight ink to ffep; interiors clean.
Dhaka: Asiatic Society of Bangladesh, 1997. Second Edition. 3 Vol: Economic History; Social and Cultural History; Political History. Octavo; G+/G+; Green spine with white text; DJ's show moderate edgewear, surface scuffing; Boards strong, some surface rubbing, denting into spine; Textblock has moisture damage to first/last few pages, some faint marks on exterior tail, lights staining on exterior head; Binding strong. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Stanford: Hoover Institution on War, Revolution, and Peace, 1966. Octavo. VG/VG DJ. Blue, beige, grey, and black spine with beige text/title; dustjacket is mostly clean with age-toning; dj is price-clipped on the upper lateral edge on the inside flap on the front and creased on the lower lateral edge of the inside flap on the front; boards are strong and clean; binding is strong; textblock is clean. Pp. 253.
Tokyo: Kenkyusha Limited, 1960. Octavo; VG-/no dust jacket; Red spine with silver text; Light edge wear at corners of boards, slight warping of front board, otherwise clean and sturdy; Text block is age toned and foxing, half-title and rear end-paper are crinkled, some dog eared pages, previous owner's name on front end-paper, interior is otherwise clean and undamaged; Japanese Language; 2204pp. [Oversized book. Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates].