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Publisher: New York:, Charles Scribner's Sons,, 1893.<br>
Edition: First American Edition.
“In 1891 The Bishop of Exeter accompanied by Miss Bickersteth went Japan for two months to visit his son the Bishop of Japan This is an admirable account of Japan from the point of view and there is a full description of the earthquake of October 1891 and among other two views of the destruction caused by the earthquake. “The Parents' Review, Volume 4, page 743.Publisher's blue cloth with red border and stamped vignette in gilt. Folded Color Map of Japan. View more info
Publisher: New York:, G. P. Putnam's Sons,, 1936.<br>
Edition: First Edition, First Printing. [McBride]<P>
Sir Robert Hamilton Bruce Lockhart, (1887 – 1970), was a British diplomat (Moscow, Prague), journalist, author, secret agent and footballer. His 1932 book, Memoirs of a British Agent, became an international best-seller, and brought him to the world's attention. This third book continues the story. His son was author Robin Bruce Lockhart, who wrote the 1967 book Ace of Spies – about his father's friend and fellow agent Sidney Reilly – from which the 1983 min... View more info
Publisher: Boston:, Estes and Lauriat,, 1888.<br>
Edition: First Edition, Early printing.
‘This new volume in the perennially popular series takes the reader to Siam, and, with delightful illustration and anecdote, tells him of the interesting animal worship of the country.’ Literary World. A delightful travelogue complete with natural history, customs and culture of the South Seas in East Asia including Indonesia, Java and Thailand. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Some age-toning, l... View more info
By: Dunlop, Fuchsia
Publisher: New Yiork, W. W. Norton & Company, 2008
Edition: First Edition, First Printing.
A new memoir by the most talented and respected British food writer of her generation.No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. First Edition, First Printing. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. 8vo; 24 cm.; 9.5 inches tall; 320 pages with index. View more info
By: Frederic, Louis
Publisher: New York, Harry N Abrams,, 1966.<br>
Edition: First Edition, First Printing.<br>
An extensive survey on Japanese historical and cultural development.Carefully handled. Bindings tight. Dust Jacket is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve has light shelf handling wear. 504 pp incl index, View more info
Publisher: Rutland, Vermont:, Tuttle Publishing,, 1990.
A source book style for the Western Home. With more than 300 vibrant colour photographs, this tour of exquisite homes in the Tokyo area offers new ideas for decorating the Western home. With its emphasis on traditional and modern styles.No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling; Still Gift Quality. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. View more info
By: Moss, Peter
Publisher: Hong Kong:, FormAsia Books,, 2008
Edition: First Edition – First Printing.
The pages of this book encompass a range of striking images to portray a city forever in a state of flux.Hong Kong has far outstripped its chroniclers. It s the metropolis of perpetual metamorphosis, endlessly remodelling the way it lives, works and functions so that its skyline is always undergoing reconstruction, its image ceaselessly shifting. The only constants are the spirit of its people, their receptivity to new ideas and influences, their restless quest for a ... View more info
By: Thompson, A. M.
Publisher: New York and London:, John Lane Company,, 1911
Red cloth covered boards with stamped gilt titles. Bindings square and tight. Text clean with toning and occasional foxing. 17 photographical plates many with two photos. Light handling wear with a sun-faded spine. Top edge stained light green. The author’s trip began in Berlin and continued through Russia via the Trans-Siberian Railway to Japan and continuing to China. The seamy side of Kyoto, a Tokyo teahouse, and the temple of Old Nikko are a few of the topi... View more info
Publisher: New York:, Doubleday & Company, Inc.,, 1952.<br>
Edition: Early Printing.<br>
Thomas Dewey as governor of New York wrote this report on his fact-finding tour to the far east visiting 17 countries and traveling 41,000 Miles. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve and has age-toned on the spine with light edge wear and a clear-tape repair top spine. Small crayon mark on rear of jacket. View more info
Publisher: New York:, Doubleday & Company,, 1957.<br> First Edition, First Printing.<br>
Sir Harold Nicolson, for his seventieth birthday embarked on a two-month cruise from London to Java. He was accompanied by author Vita Sackville-West, his wife. Stories of shipboard hours, ports of call, including conversations about books and the current world from the travel diary Sir Harold Nicolson kept during a two months cruise in 1957 to Java and back with his wife V. Sackville-West. As could be expected, this is hardly an ordinary travel book. It is rather a s... View more info
Publisher: New York:, Twin Circle Pub. Co.,, 1973
Edition: First Edition, First Printing.<br>
SIGNED with a non-personal inscription: /with my warmest greetings/. The author spent 16 years in Laos in isolated rural regions. He chronicles his experiences as a missionary and as a keen observer of the culture he experienced. Illustrated with photographs. 228 pages, 8.25 inches tall.Bindings tight and square. Text clean, Moderate handling wear. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve has light handling wear no chips or tears. 2... View more info