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Chinese Poems; Selected from 170 Chinese Poems, More Translations From the Chinese, The Temple, and The Book of Songs.
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Chinese Poems; Selected from 170 Chinese Poems, More Translations From the Chinese, The Temple, and The Book of Songs.

By Waley, Arthur

London Allen and Unwin, 1946, paperback. Published 1946, this copy is 5th printing 1976. Softcover. Condition: very good (owner gift note; few pencil tics). ISBN 0048950211

$24.00

Paper Boats; Poetry.

By Tham, Hilary

Washington DC Three Continents Press, 1993, paperback. Second edition. Softcover. Condition: near fine. ISBN 0894105426

$19.20

PEONY PAVILION; Mudan Ting.
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PEONY PAVILION; Mudan Ting.

By Xianzu, Tang [T'ang, Hsien-tsu]

Boston Cheng & Tsui, 1994, paperback. Play, written 16th century. Second printing 1999. Translated from Chinese by Cyril Birch. 343 pages. Softcover. Condition: very good (edge faintly spotted) ISBN 0887272061

$17.28

Birth and Death of the Miracle Man: A collection of short stories.

By Wendt, Albert

Middlesex Viking [] , 1986, hardcover. Hardcover. Condition: Very good (spine crown bumped) with very good dust jacket. -- Author born 1939, Western Samoan novelist, short-story writer, poet.

$9.60

CHILD OF ALL NATIONS.

By Toer, Pramoedya Ananta

New York Morrow [] , 1993, First Edition. hardcover. First Edition, First Printing in U.S. Translated from Indonesian by Max Lane. 352 pages. Hardcover. Condition: fine, with fine dust jacket. -- No publication date given, 1993 supplied. Original language publication was 1979, first English language publication was 1984. ISBN 0688127266

$13.44

BUILDERS.

By Liu, Ching [Ch'ing]

Peking Foreign Languages, 1964, hardcover. [By] Liu Ching. "List of Principal Characters" card laid in. Translated from Chinese by Sidney Shapiro. 573 pages. Hardcover. Condition: very good in very good dust jacket (short tear).

$13.44

Masterpieces of Modern Chinese Fiction, 1919-1949.
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Masterpieces of Modern Chinese Fiction, 1919-1949.

By Lu, Xun [Hsun].

Beijing Foreign Languages Press [] , 1983, paperback. By Lu Xun and others. Translated from Chinese. Softcover, 563 pages. Condition: near fine but for Chinese writing on title-page.

$19.20

SUNRISE. A play

By Tsao, Yu.

Peking Foreign Languages Press, 1978, hardcover. 2nd edition. Translated from Chinese by A. C. Barnes. 168 pages. Hardcover. Condition: very good, with very good minus dust jacket (edgeworn).

$10.56

Behind the Painting, and other stories.

By Siburapha; David Smyth

Singapore Oxford University Press, 1990, paperback. Translated from Thai and introduced by David Smyth. -- Softcover, 191 pages. Condition: very good. -- Author (1905-73) was Thai novelist and Marxist, imprisoned 1952-57, then asylum in China. ISBN 0195889622

$11.52

Flood [and, The Hunting Gun].
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Flood [and, The Hunting Gun].

By Inoue, Yasushi

Hare Publishing . , 1964, paperback. Includes also the novel: The Hunting Gun. Parallel text, Japanese original opposite the English translations by John Bester and George Saito. Annotated by Takeo Teranishi. Modern Japanese Authors series. -- 195 pages. Softcover with dust jacket. Condition: very good (chip at spine foot, plus tiny chip to jacket). -- Author (1907-1991) was Japanese author of novels, historical fiction, poetry.

$43.20

Shackes.

By Pane, Armijn

Jakarta, Indonesia Lontar, 1988, hardcover. Revised translation, from Indonesian, by John H. McGlynn. 130 pages. Hardcover. Condition: Very good (owner name) with very good dust jacket. -- Novel of Indonesia. Author (1908-70) was Indonesian writer, editor, linguist. Original language publication was 1940.

$14.40

Stories by Sir Hugh Clifford.

By Clifford, Hugh

Kuala Lumpur Oxford University Press, 1966, hardcover. Oxford in Asia, Historial Reprints. Selected and introduced by William R. Roff. 225 pages. -- Hardcover. Condition: very good in very good dust jacket (price-clipped, lightly edgeworn). -- Sir Hugh Clifford (1866-1941) was British Colonial Officer in Malaya.

$19.20

FLYING-FOX IN A FREEDOM TREE, and other stories.
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FLYING-FOX IN A FREEDOM TREE, and other stories.

By Wendt, Albert

Auckland Penguin [], 1988, paperback. Reissue; first published 1974. Softcover, near new. ISBN 0140102213

$19.20

Counterfeiter, and other stories.

By Inoue, Yasushi.

London Peter Owen [] , 1989, First Edition. hardcover. First U.K. Edition, First Printing. Translated from Japanese by Leon Picon. 124 pages. -- Hardcover. Condition: very good, in very good dust jacket. ISBN 0720607388

$10.56

BIRTH AND DEATH OF THE MIRACLE MAN. A collection of short stories.

By Wendt, Albert.

Middlesex Viking [] , 1986, First Edition. hardcover. First Edition. Hardcover. Condition: Very good (edge-mark) with very good dust jacket. -- Author born 1939, Western Samoan novelist, short-story writer, poet.

$10.56

Writing S.E. Asia in English: Against the grain, focus on Asian English-language literature..

By Lim, Shirley Geok-lin.

London Skoob [] , 1994, paperback. 202 pages. Softcover, very good condition (owner name). ISBN 1871438497

$13.44