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Unique Photograph Album of Art Objects in the Touring Exhibition of Thai Arts in the United States of America
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Unique Photograph Album of Art Objects in the Touring Exhibition of Thai Arts in the United States of America

Thailand Original dark green oblong cloth photograph album, 12 1/2" h x 16 1/2" W, tied with green laces, cover title "Photographs" in gilt and gilt embossed mandala center of front cover, internal title "Art Objects in the Touring Exhibition of Thai Arts in the United States of America". No date, no place, circa 1960. Contains 313 2 1/2" x 3 1/2" black and white photographs, each individually numbered and labelled, mounted on black album pages with gilt corner mounts, representing a touring exhibition that opened in 1960. at the Indiana University Art Museum, and coincided with the first official visit to the United States of His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej. Near Fine, 2 photos missing, 6 blank pages at end, photos mounted both sides of page with tissue guards in between. . Photograph Album . Near Fine/No Jacket, As Issued. 12 1/2" h x 16 1/2" W.

$500.00

Diet and Diet Reform
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Diet and Diet Reform

By Gandhi, M. K.

Ahmedabad, India: Navajivan Publishing House, 1987. Copyright page states "First Edition, July, 1949, 5,000 copies. Fourth Reprint, April, 1987, 2,000 Copies. Total 18,000 Copies". Quite SCARCE in a dust-jacketed early printing. Near Fine, prior owner name, city and date front end page, slight toning to end pages, in a Very Good dust jacket, 1" triangular chip top edge front panel, 1/2" chip at head of spine. . 4th Printing. Paper Covered Boards. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$200.00

Where Three Empires Meet; A Narrative of Recent Travel in Kashmir, Western Tibet, Gilgit, and the Adjoining Countries
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Where Three Empires Meet; A Narrative of Recent Travel in Kashmir, Western Tibet, Gilgit, and the Adjoining Countries

By Knight, E. F.

London: Longmans, Green & Co., 1893. SCARCE in the First Edition. Very Good, prior owner name front end page, ownership signature title page, dated 1895, of a Lt. Col. (?), sporadic foxing throughout, boards rubbed at the tips with paper showing, binding solid, contents clean and tight. xvi, 495pp; complete with 27 full-page illustrations; 27 in text and folding map. map with 2" tear at crease, publisher's 24-page catalogue at the end. . First Edition. Decorative Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket, As Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$300.00

A Dictionary of the Pali Language
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A Dictionary of the Pali Language

By Childers, Robert Caesar

London: Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co. Ltd., 1909. SCARCE. Handsomely bound in half-leather and orange cloth, gilt lettering and rules at spine, 624 pp. Near Fine, a few spots light soiling to edges of page block. . Fourth Impression. Half-Leather. Near Fine/No Jacket, As Issued. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$350.00

The ALTAN SABA ( The Golden Vessel ) : A Mongolian Lamaist Burial Manual
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The ALTAN SABA ( The Golden Vessel ) : A Mongolian Lamaist Burial Manual

By Krueger, John R.

Monuments Serica , 1965. RARE. Reprint from Monumenta Serica Vol. XXIV, 1965. Near fine, slight soiling rear cover. Paginated 207-272. Addenda sheet laid in. . Reprint. Pamphlet. Near Fine/No Jacket, As Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$100.00

The Tale of Genji
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The Tale of Genji

By Murasaki, Lady: Translated By Arthur Waley

London: George Allen & Unwin, Ltd., 1952. "One Volume Edition; Six Novels Altogether". First Published 1935, Second Impression, 1952. Very Good, light foxing to end pages, light soiling edges of page block. In a Very Good dust jacket, spine browned, stain rear panel. Contents are clean, tight, and unmarked. . Second Impression. Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$75.00

The One World Philosophy of K'ang Yu-Wei

By Ta T'ung Shu; Thompson, Laurence G.

London: George Allen & Unwin, Ltd., 1958. Near Fine, one corner bumped. Contents are clean, tight, and unmarked. Lacking the dustjacket. . First Edition. Cloth. Near Fine/No Jacket.

$65.00

Foundation of Japanese Buddhism, Volumes 1 and 2

By Matsunaga, Daigan and Alicia

Los Angeles: Buddhist Books International, 1984. Both volumes Fine, dustjacket on Vol. 1 has tiny tear at flap fold Else Fine and Vol. II dustjacket is Fine. 3rd Printing, published 1984. A lovely set, both are clean, tight and unmarked. . 3rd Printing. Cloth. Fine/Near Fine.

$150.00

Psalms of the Early Buddhists: Vol I. Psalms of the Sisters and Vol.II Psalms of the Brethren

By Davids, Mrs. Rhys

London: Pali Text Society, 1964. Near Fine, prior owner name front endpage, small inkmark fore edge of page block. Contents are clean, tight and unmarked. Classic Buddhist reference work.. 4th Printing. Cloth. Near Fine/No Jacket, As Issued.

$80.00

Ch'oe Pu's Diary: A Record of Drifting Across the Sea

By Meskill, John

Tucson: The Association for Asian Studies/University of Arizona Press, 1965. Monographs and Papers of the Association for asian Studies XVII. Prior owner name and chop front endpage, that of noted China scholar Lynn Struve.. First Edition. Hard Cover. As New/No Jacket, As Issued.

$75.00

The Northern School and the Formation of Early Ch'an Buddhism
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The Northern School and the Formation of Early Ch'an Buddhism

By McRae, John R.

Honolulu, Hawaii: Univ of Hawaii Press, 1987. Studies in East Asian Buddhism #3. Prior owner name and chop front endpage, that of noted China scholar Lynn Struve. . First Printing. Cloth. Fine/No Jacket, As Issued.

$75.00