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Field Afar Stories Volume III

By: Catholic Foreign Mission Society Of America

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Maryknoll, NY, Catholic Foreign Mission Society of America: 1921

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A36720


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good+ condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The spnie ends and corners of the book covers have some light bumping and rubbing. There is some light ground-in dirt to the book covers. The text pages are clean and bright. There is a previous owner's ink stamped name and address on the front endpaper." Maryknollers are sometimes known as the "Marines of the Catholic Church" for their reputation of moving into rough areas,... View more info

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THE TIGER OF CH'IN The Dramatic Emergence of China as a Nation

By: Cottrell, Leonard

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New york, Holt, Rinehart and Winston: 1962

Edition: 1st American Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 25092


B&W Photographs; This book is in Fine condition and has a Very Good+ dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket has some light edge wear and nicking, along with one small edge tear to the top spine end. The bottom spine end of the dust jacket has some light, but noticeable edge wear and rubbing as well. "In the third century B.C., Shih Huang Ti, The Tiger of Ch'in, forged the war... View more info

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The Seeds and Other Stories

By: Foreign Language Press

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Peking, China, Foreign Lang. Press: 1972

Edition: 1st Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 32018


This is a trade paperback book. The text is all in English. The book is in Very Good+ condition and was issued with French flaps instead of a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in mostly clean, bright condition. There is some light bumping, rubbing and nicking to the spine ends and corners of the book covers. The text pages are clean and bright. This is a group of short fiction by Chinese authors, including: Red Cliff Revisited (Chen Hung-shan), An Night in Po... View more info

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The Church Behind the Bamboo Curtain

By: Gih, Rev. Andrew (Litt.D.)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, England, Marshall, Morgan & Scott: 1961

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 31945


This book is in Very Good condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. The book covers have some light ground-in dirt to the edges and there is an inked letter B on the spine end. The text pages are clean and bright. The front pastedown has a remnant of a library card pocket and there is a previous owner's inked name and address on the front endpaper, along with the remnant of a piece of pink paper as wel... View more info

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China Shall Rise Again

By: Kai-Shek, Mme. Chiang (May-ling Soong Chiang)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers Publishers: 1941

Edition: 7th Edition

Seller ID: 30294


This book is in Near Fine condition and has a Good+ dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket has a large tear to the rear cover that covers more than half the panel, along with several edge nicks, chips and noticeable edge wear. "In a preface to this volume Generalissimo Chiang Kai-shek quotes an old Chinese proverb: Any medicine which does not make a man dizzy will not help him t... View more info

In A Chinese Garden

By: Loomis, Frederic M. D.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Piedmont, CA, Loomis Book Company: 1942

Edition: 1st Edition Thus; 1st Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: A35859


B&W Illustrations; SIGNED EDITION. This book is in Very Good- condition and was apparently issued thus without a dust jacket. This is a special limited edition, printed by Loomis as a Company gift. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light bumping, rubbing and wear. There is one small chip missing from the bottom spine end, and the bottom rear spine joint has a small crack. The edges ... View more info

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Fifty-Six Years a Missionary in China The Life of Mother St. Dominic Helper of the Holy Souls

By: Mother St. Dominic (with a preface by Archbishop Goodier and a foreword by the Bishop of Nanking)

Price: $60.00

Publisher: London, England, Burns Oates & Washbourne Ltd: 1935

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 31938


B&W Photographs; This book is in Very Good+ condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. The book covers have some ground-in dirt and a coule of spots, along with beginning tears to the bottom spine joints. The text pages are clean and bright. "God has been very good to our present generation in giving it many saints, some of whom, so soon after their lives have closed, have been raised to the honours... View more info

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Rex Christus An Outline of Study of China

By: Smith, Arthur H.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Macmillan Company: 1904

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 31946


This book is in Very Good+ condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in mostly clean, bright condition. The book cover has some light ground-in dirt. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light rubbing and wear. The text pages are clean and bright. There is a previous owner's inked name stamp on the front endpaper. The front endpaper also has a previous owner's inked gift notation. "The country which we call China, but... View more info

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The Man on Joss Stick Alley

By: Walsh, James E. (titular Bishop of Sata)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Longmans, Green & Company: 1947

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 31969


This book is in Very Good+ condition and has a Very Good- dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. There is some beginning sunning to the top spine end of the book cover. The text pages are clean and bright. There are a couple of smallish spots of ink on the front endpaper. The dust jacket has several edge nicks, tears and rubbed spots, along with chipping to the entire length of the top edge of the dust jacket. "Perhaps you are a spe... View more info