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The Dream of the Red Chamber [Hung Lou Meng]

By: N/A

Price: $5.95

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: 1968

Edition: First Edition Thus; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 12567

Condition: Very Good; Trade paperback; clean pages; tight binding; former owner's name on ffep


A classic Chinese novel of the early Ch'ing Period. Introduction by Franz Kuhn; translation by Florence and Isabel McHugh. ; Trade PB; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 582 pages View more info

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Rising Sun

By: Crichton, Michael

Price: $4.95

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1992

Edition: First Edition; 6th Printing

Seller ID: 10691

ISBN: 0394589424

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Red hardcover and black cloth spine with gilt titles; clean pages; tight binding; 355 pages.


. ..written when it seemed that Japanese businesses were ready to dominate the economic world. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 355 pages View more info

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Himalayan Dhaba

By: Danner, Craig Joseph

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Hood River, OR, Crispin/Hammer Publishing: 2001

Edition: First edition, as stated; 1st Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 5243

ISBN: 0970640595

Condition: Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket; Blue hardcover with copper titles; clean pages; tight binding; SIGNED by author on title page; "review copy" stamped on pages fore edges; 256 pages.


This was Danner's first novel, and it was the winner of the Pacific Northwest Book Award; promotional bookmark laid in. ; Signed by Author View more info

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Plum Wine

By: Davis-Gardner, Angela

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Madison, WI, Univ Of Wisconsin Press: 2006

Edition: First Edition; 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 11332

ISBN: 0299211606

Condition: New in New dust jacket; White cloth hardcover with black titles; clean pages; tight binding.


"A complex and lyrical story about love and betrayal, war and responsibility, humane and gererous acts in an inhumane world, the contrast between the East and the West...." ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 316 pages View more info

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The Nature of Passion

By: Jhabvala, Ruth Prawer

Price: $4.95

Publisher: London, Penguin Books: 1986

Edition: First Edition Thus; Later Printing

Seller ID: 11594

ISBN: 014008052X

Condition: Very Good; Pictorial trade paperback; clean pages; tight binding.


Trade PB; Oblong Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 192 pages View more info

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Waiting

By: Jin, Ha

Price: $6.95

Publisher: New York, Pantheon: 1999

Edition: First Edition; 3rd Printing

Seller ID: 11380

ISBN: 0375406530

Condition: As New in Very Good dust jacket; Black hardcover with gilt titles; National Book Award sticker on DJ; clean pages; tight binding.


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 308 pages View more info

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Chosen Pages from Lu Hsun

By: Lu Hsun

Price: $24.95

Publisher: New York, Cameron Associates: N.D.

Edition: First Edition Thus; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2662

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket; Beige cloth hardcover with brown titles; DJ spine lightly sunned and shelf wear; as book appears unread pages are clean and binding tight; pages do show aging.


Lengthy introduction by Chinese writer Feng Hsueh-feng; Lu Hsun, the literary mentor of the Chinese liberation, was the pseudonym of Chou Shu-jen born in 1881 in Shaohsing, Chekiang. Published in the 1960s ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 315 pages View more info

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Spring Silkworms and Other Stories

By: Mao Tun

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Peking, Foreign Languages Press: 1956

Edition: First edition, as stated; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2547

Condition: Very Good; Gold silk hardcover with green leaf and silworm embossed on front cover with green titles, lightly bumped; clean pages; tight binding.


Mao Tun [Mao Dun] (pseud. Of She Yen-ping) , 1896-1981. The book includes 13 short stories written between 1932 and 1943.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 278 pages View more info

Saigon Singer

By: Mason, F[Rank] Van Wyck

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Garden City, NY, Doubleday: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 861

Condition: Very Good; In this van Wyck novel Major North's assignment is to track down a woman known only as Black Chrysanthemum, who has stolen a list of British and Americans that previously betrayed their fellow countrymen.


Burgundy cloth hardcover with bright green decoration on front board and same color spine titles, light bumps and faded band along bottom edge and spine head; clean pages; tight binding. View more info

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The Last Man out of Saigon

By: Mullin, Chris

Price: $5.95

Publisher: London, Corgi Books: 1988

Edition: First Edition Thus; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 11285

ISBN: 0552132594

Condition: As New; New pictorial mass market paperback; clean pages; tight binding; 219 pages-plus ads.


A fictionalized story of the end of American invlovement in Vietnam. ; Mass Market PB; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 219 pages View more info

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Salaryman

By: Pei, Meg

Price: $8.95

Publisher: New York, Viking Press: 1992

Edition: First Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 11586

ISBN: 0670839795

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Maroon hardcover with black cloth spine and copper title; clean pages, foxing on page edges; tight binding.


. ..cross-cultural conflict between America and Japanese corporate ways. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 256 pages View more info

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Dreams of Joy

By: See, Lisa

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York, Random House: 2011

Edition: First edition, as stated; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 12061

ISBN: 140006712X

Condition: New in New dust jacket; Blue hardcover with gilt titles; clean pages; tight binding.


Continuation of the stories of sisters Pearl and May and Pearl's daughter Joy. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 354 pages View more info

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The Pearl Diver

By: Talarigo, Jeff

Price: $4.95

Publisher: New York, Anchor Books: 2005

Edition: First Edition Thus; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 11302

ISBN: 1400034914

Condition: Very Good; Pictorial paperback; clean pages; tight binding.


A pearl diver discovers she has leprosy, and according to Japanese law, she must live out her life on an island with others afflicted with the disease. ; Trade PB; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 240 pages View more info

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Goodbye, Saigon

By: Vida, Nina

Price: $4.95

Publisher: New York, Crown: 1994

Edition: First Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 12565

ISBN: 0517599082

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; First edition as stated; mustard hardcover with red cloth spine and gilt titles; clean pages except for the usual ex-library marks.


A story of California's Little Saigon. ; Ex-Library; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 281 pages View more info