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1 Addiss, Stephen; Wai-kam Ho; Dong Qichang Century of Tung Ch'i-Ch'ang 1555-1636: A Short Guide to the Exhibition
Trustees of the Nelson Gallery Foundation 1992 Paperback Like New 
Slim, stapled softcover exhibition catalogue with no marks or flaws. (Dong Qichang) Tung Ch'i-ch'ang's art historical writings and his aesthetic influence can be seen in the work of the painters and calligraphers who followed him since the later Ming Dynasty. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Wild Goose Lake: A Chinese Folk Tale, Archipova, Anastasiya
2 Archipova, Anastasiya Wild Goose Lake: A Chinese Folk Tale
Floris Books 1993 086315171X / 9780863151712 Hardcover Fine 
First Edition. Hradcover in glossy binding. No dust jacket, as issued. Unused copy, with faint signs of handling / light shelfwear. A presentable copy of a scarce item. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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3 Battison, Eleanora; Liu Wei (Artist),‎ Feng Shu (Artist) Fancy Dream: A Playground for Young Extravagant Chinese Artists
Damiani 2007 8889431679 / 9788889431672 Hardcover New 
New, clean hardcover in dust jacket. 182 pages, illustrated. No remainder mark or flaws.

Towering skyscrapers, manned space flights, the Olympics...From some angles, the new China is a country of dreams fulfilled, of glory and pride. But with new pleasures come new desires, new utopias to imagine just around the bend. These Fancy Dreams from 10 young artists ask, "What next?" 
Price: 15.00 USD

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4 Bertolucci, Bernardo (Director, Writer) Last Emperor (VHS) John Lone; Joan Chen; Peter O'Toole
Columbia Tristar Home Video 1992 6301055845 VHS Tape Very Good 
Videotape currently in stock. Very Good condition in original box. Very slight wear to box. Plays through just fine. NOT an ex-rental. 163 minutes. 
Price: 18.95 USD
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5 Chiasson, Paul The Island of Seven Cities: Where the Chinese Settled When They Discovered America
St. Martin's Press 2006 0312361866 / 9780312361860 Hardcover New 
New hardcover inbright, clean dust jacket. NO marks to book; no flaws or defects. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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Beijingwalks (Henry Holt Walks Series), Cohn, Don J.; Zhang Jingqing
6 Cohn, Don J.; Zhang Jingqing Beijingwalks (Henry Holt Walks Series)
Henry Holt 1992 0805021051 / 9780805021059 Paperback As New 
Fresh, clean softcover. Bright, clean, glossy. 272 pages. NO marks or flaws. Much has changed since this was written (China no longer uses Foreign Exchange Certificates, FECs, for example) but the history is still history so the information on the Lama Temple, Summer Palace, and Forbidden City and other sites remains the same. The additional detailed background on each site is perfect and negates the need to pay for a guide for some of the sites. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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7 Davol, Marguerite W.; Sabuda, Robert The Paper Dragon
Atheneum Books for Young Readers 1997 0689319924 / 9780689319921 Hardcover New New 
New hardcover in dust jacket. NO remainder marks, no flaws. Totally gift-worthy. We pack your purchase in layers of padding, and ship promptly.

This book is a wonderful story of a humble artist asked to face a fierce dragon in order to save his village. Robert Sabuda's brilliant illustrations in this delightful book beautifully tell the story of how the artist uses his craft to peacefully defeat the dragon. The artwork and the foldout page format of the book makes it easy to read this to a group. 
Price: 18.00 USD

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Experiences in China and Saudi Arabia: Diaries of two trips : the People's Republic of China and Saudi Arabia, Effler, Donald B.
8 Effler, Donald B. Experiences in China and Saudi Arabia: Diaries of two trips : the People's Republic of China and Saudi Arabia
Chester Devenow 1975 Hardcover Very Good 
Hardcover bound in red leatherette, as pictured. Stated "limited edition." Published 1975. Inscribed warmly, and with anecdote, and signed by the author on the front endpaper. No other marks in book. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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9 Feng Shenqi Earthshaking Gem of Molding: Qin Terracotta
Beijing Normal University Press 1995 Paperback Very Good 
Like new, but amateurish Chinese binding. Glossy covers; NO marks or writing in book. Binding is rippling due to binder's errors in gluing. 66-page perfectbound softcover study of primarily heads and hands of the Qin figures. Also discusses the horse figures and the bronze warriors. Illustrated in color and b&w. Bibliography included. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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10 Kadokawa Shoten A Pictorial Encyclopedia of the Oriental Arts: China
Crown Publishers 1969 Hardcover Like New Like new 
Slipcased hardcover in clear plastic dust jacket, as issued. No marks or writing in book. No flaws or defects. As issued in glossy slipcase. A fine, handsome copy. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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The New Three Gorges on the Yangtze River: Neue Sanxia-Schluchten., Lu Jin
11 Lu Jin The New Three Gorges on the Yangtze River: Neue Sanxia-Schluchten.
2004 Paperback New 
New, unread softcover with no marks or flaws. Paperback: 116 pages. 
Price: 22.50 USD
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Mao Papers: Anthology and Bibliography, Mao, Zedong; Ch'en, Jerome
12 Mao, Zedong; Ch'en, Jerome Mao Papers: Anthology and Bibliography
Oxford University Press 1970 0192151886 / 9780192151889 Hardcover Good Good 
1970 hardcover in dust jacket. 256 pages. Top edge has light foxing. Top edge of jacket has a little wear. NO marks or writing in book. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Zai shi jie zhong xin hu huan ai (Calling for Love from the Center of the World), Pian Shan Gong
13 Pian Shan Gong Zai shi jie zhong xin hu huan ai (Calling for Love from the Center of the World)
Qing dao chu ban she 2009 7543630508 / 9787543630505 Paperback New 
New softcover book. Text is in Chinese. No marks or flaws. Still has paperband sleeve over front cover, as issued. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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14 Tsai Jui Yueh,‎ Evan Jones (Introduction) Taiwan's Moon Terpsichore: Tsai Jui Yueh's Photography Collection.
Taiwan Council for Cultural Planning and Development 1998 Paperback Very Good 
1998 softcover. Profusely illustrated with black and white photography of the Taiwanese dance from the early 1940s through the late 1970s. Signed by Tsai Jui Yueh on the title page. Overall Near Fine condition. Corners are lightly worn. Top inch or so of title page sliced away, but author's signature still present below book's title. No other writing or markings in book. 150 pages. 
Price: 175.00 USD
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15 Xiaomingxiong Zhongguo Tongxingai Shilu (History of Homosexuality in China)
Pink Triangle Press 1984 Paperback Good 
First Printing stated. Softcover with signs of handling / wear, but no marks or writing in book. Text is in Chinese, with only a few passages in English. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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16 Yu Chen Central Academy of Fine Arts Department of Basic Education: Yu Chen Teaching
Central Academy of Fine Arts 1991 7102031874 / 9787102031873 Paperback Like New 
Clean, unread book, but has a slight trace of shelfwear to rear cover near foot of spine. Text is fully in Chinese. No marks or writing in book. Le nouveau livre non lu, mais a une trace allumee de shelfwear e la couverture arriere pres du pied de l'epine. Le texte est entierement dans le Chinois. Aucunes marques ou ecriture dans le livre. El nuevo libro unread, pero tiene un rastro illuminado de shelfwear a la cubierta posterior cerca del pie de la espina dorsal. El texto este completamente en chino. Ningunas marcas o escritura en libro. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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17 [ART- ASIAN] Contemporary Public Art in China (A Samuel and Althea Stroum Book)
University of Washington Press 1999 0295977086 / 9780295977089 Paperback Like New 
Bright, glossy softcover. As new, with NO remainder marks, no flaws or defects. Very presentable! 
Price: 15.00 USD
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18 [CHINA] Ma Yan Chinese Emperors: From The Xia Dynasty to the Fall of the Qing Dynasty
Compendium 2009 1906347352 / 9781906347352 Hardcover New New 
New hardcover in dust jacket. Bright, clean copy with no marks or flaws. 192 pages.

Chinese Emperors is a beautifully illustrated book that presents concise biographies of more than a hundred Chinese emperors and other leaders, describing their influence on the evolution of one of the greatest nations in the world. Very readable, and full of fascinating anecdotes, the book takes the reader through thousands of years of evolution of the nation we now know as China: a country that alternated between periods of calm and conflict.

Ma Yan grew up and was educated in Beijing, China. She moved two England in 1998 two study for a masters degree in publishing, and has worked in publishing since graduating. A history lover who is deeply attached to Chinese culture and the origins of Chinese rituals, she has written another book about Beijing history. Yan Ma lives and works in New York. 
Price: 12.00 USD

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19 [JADE] Kelly, Clarence Stones of Virtue: Chinese Jades from the Gerald Godfrey Collection
Dayton Art Institute 1989 0937809063 / 9780937809068 Paperback Like New 
Exhibition catalog. Unread copy, but rear cover has a little rubbing. No marks in book. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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