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1904: Korea through Australian eyes
Not Stated,
ISBN: 8970855475
Kyobo Book Centre and The Australia-Korea Foundation, Korea and Australia, 2004. 
 Hardcover (in Slipcase) Hardcover (in Slipcase). Fine Condition/Fine. Illustrator: George Rose. . English and Korean text. Minor marks and soiling to slipcase. Size: 4to Quarto (11 to 13 inches). Text is in multiple languages. Lovely clean solidly bound copy. Illustrator: George Rose. ISBN: 8970855475. ISBN/EAN: 9788970855479. Fine Condition
Price: $90.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 26218  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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A History of Hong Kong
Welsh, Frank
ISBN: 0002158523
Harper Collins, UK, 1993. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. . Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding still very good. Minor marks and wear to book and jacket. ISBN: 0002158523. ISBN/EAN: 9780002158527. Very Good Condition
Price: $25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 31440  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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A History of Japan
Totman, Conrad
ISBN: 063121447X
Blackwell Publishing, USA, 2003. Reprint
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Reprint. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). ISBN: 063121447X. ISBN/EAN: 9780631214472. Very Good Condition
Price: $25.90 (AUD)
Book Number: 20245  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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A History of Thailand
Syamananda, Rong
Chulalongkorn University, Thailand, 1993. 
 Softcover (Stiff Boards) Softcover (Stiff Boards). Very Good Condition/. . Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body clean and un-marked. Binding tight, covers & spine fully intact. Prior owner or seller's stamp. Edges very slightly spotted or marked. Covers lightly creased. ** LIGHT BOOK - Postage will be reduced by 25% after order is placed ** Very Good Condition
Price: $14.90 (AUD)
Book Number: 21824  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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A History of the Indian Mutiny and of the disturbances which accompanied it among the civil population
Holmes, T. Rice
MacMillan, USA, 1898. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. . Binding exposed between map and first page. Minor soiling and edgewear to boards. Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Binding still very good, but spine is faded/sunned.. Foxing/browning to front/rear pages, text pages clean. Prior owner's book-plate laid in. Previous seller's sticker.. Edges moderately browned/foxed. Good Condition
Price: $50.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 25214  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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Ancient Tales and Folklore of China
Werner, Edward T.C.
ISBN: 1851700218
Bracken Books, UK, 1986. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. . Edgewear and other minor wear to jacket and boards. Browning to page block edges, text mostly clean. Slight marks to endpapers. Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. Dust Jacket slightly sun faded. Previous owner's signature in ink. Now protected in non-adhesive plastic wrap. ISBN: 1851700218. ISBN/EAN: 9781851700219. Very Good Condition
Price: $24.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 36747  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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Archaeological Finds from the Jin to the Tang Periods in Guangdong
Not Stated,
ISBN: 9627101044
Guangdong Provincial Museum, China, 1985. 
 Softcover (Stiff Boards) Softcover (Stiff Boards). Very Good Condition/. . Original Chinese language with English translations. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text is in multiple languages. Text body clean and un-marked. Binding tight, covers & spine fully intact, but spine is faded/sunned. Edges very slightly spotted or marked. ISBN: 9627101044. ISBN/EAN: 9789627101048. Very Good Condition
Price: $34.90 (AUD)
Book Number: 21368  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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Aristocrats of The Malay Race - A History of the Bangsa Moro in the Phillipines
Marohomsalic, Nasser A.
,  . 
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. . Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Text body is clean and un-marked. Binding tight, covers & spine fully intact. Prior owner or seller's stamp. Edge has a small mark. Minor creasing to covers, front page torn from binding. Very Good Condition
Price: $24.90 (AUD)
Book Number: 18786  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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Bali: Sekala & Niskala. Volume II Essays on Society, Tradition and Craft
Eisman Jr, Fred B
ISBN: 0945971052
Periplus,  1995. 
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. . Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Text marked occasionally by pen. Binding still very good. Minor edgewear to boards. ISBN: 0945971052. ISBN/EAN: 9780945971054. Very Good Condition
Price: $20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 38645  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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Beijing's Economic Statecraft During the Cold War: 1949-1991
Zhang, Shu Guang
Woodrow Wilson Center Press, USA, 2014. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. . Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Binding tight, covers & spine fully intact. Edges very slightly spotted or marked. Minor marks and wear to book. Ex-Library with stickers & stamps but no pockets. Boards covered in adhesive plastic. Very Good Condition
Price: $30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 25799  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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Bhutan: The Roar of the Thunder Dragon
Pradhan, Lyonpo Om
K Media, Bhutan, 2012. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Fine Condition/Fine. First Edition. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Fine Condition
Price: $64.90 (AUD)
Book Number: 21630  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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Bleeding Earth
Brass, Alister,
Heinemann, London, 1968. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. Signed by Author. Boards bumped; Page edges very lightly browned and spotted : JACKET: Edges well-worn with several tiny tears. Price-clipped. Signed by Author. Very Good Condition
Price: $14.90 (AUD)
Book Number: 5908  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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Borneo: The Stealer of Hearts
Cook, Oscar
ISBN: 9833987109
Opus Publications, Malaysia, 2007. 
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. . Minor scratching and edgewear to covers. Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. Edges slightly foxed. ISBN: 9833987109. ISBN/EAN: 9789833987108. Very Good Condition
Price: $35.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 33639  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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China in the Early Bronze Age: Shang Civilization
Thorp, Robert L.
ISBN: 0812239105
Univ. of Pennsylvania Press, USA, 2006. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Fine Condition/Very Good. . Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. Dust Jacket slightly worn at edges. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. ISBN: 0812239105. ISBN/EAN: 9780812239102. Fine Condition
Price: $60.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 38991  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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China Reconstructs: November 1959 - January 1960
Not Stated,
The China Welfare Institute, China, . 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. . Size: 4to Quarto (11 to 13 inches). Binding very good but slightly sagging. Minor marks/wear to boards, jacket, page edges. .** HEAVY BOOK - Over 2 kgs. Postage will exceed $40 to Asia & North America. $60 plus to Europe. Please contact us first for a quote ** Very Good Condition
Price: $60.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 27335  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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Chinese Dong Ethnic Group in Sanjiang
anonymous,
People's Fine Arts Publishing House, China, . First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Fine Condition/. First Edition. In Chinese and English Light wear and marks to boards. .** HEAVY BOOK - Over 2 kgs. Postage will exceed $40 to Asia & North America. $60 plus to Europe. Please contact us first for a quote ** Fine Condition
Price: $99.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 19718  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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Choshu in the Meiji Restoration
Craig, Albert M.
ISBN: 0739101935
Lexington Books, USA, 2000. 
 Softcover Softcover. Fine Condition/No Dust Jacket. . Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. ISBN: 0739101935. ISBN/EAN: 9780739101933. Fine Condition
Price: $28.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 38773  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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Christians and Missionaries in India: Cross-Cultural Communication since 1500 with special reference to caste, coversion, and colonialism
Frykenberg, Edited by Robert Eric,
ISBN: 0802839568
William B. Eerdmans Publishing Company / RoutledgeCurzon, USA, 2003. 
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. . Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text marked occasionally in pencil. Binding tight, spine fine. Minor marks and wear to book. ISBN: 0802839568. ISBN/EAN: 9780802839565. Very Good Condition
Price: $20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 34861  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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City of Heavenly Tranquillity : Beijing in the History of China
Becker, Jasper
Allen Lane, UK, 2008. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. . Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Binding tight. Edges slightly browned/foxed. Very Good Condition
Price: $15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 26733  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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Civil Wars: a History in Ideas
Armitage, David
Yale University Press, USA, 2017. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Fine Condition/Fine. . Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. ISBN/EAN: 9780300149821. Fine Condition
Price: $28.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 38847  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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Confucian Capitalism: Discourse, practice and the myth of Chinese enterprise
Yao, Souchou
ISBN: 0700715835
Routledge, UK, 2002. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. . Front free endpaper removed, half title page. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Binding tight, covers & spine fully intact. Edges lightly browned/foxed, ink mark on side of page block. Spine board faded/sunned, front and back boards partially faded/sunned. ISBN: 0700715835. ISBN/EAN: 9780700715831. ** LIGHT BOOK - Postage will be reduced by 25% after order is placed ** Very Good Condition
Price: $99.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 25805  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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Crossroads of Civilization: 3000 Years of Persian History
Irving, Clive
Book Club Associates, UK, 1979. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. . Slight stain on half-title page. Minor foxing inside jacket. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body clean and un-marked. Binding tight, covers & spine fully intact. Minor marks and wear to jacket. Edges moderately stained or soiled. Minor marks & wear to boards and jacket. Very Good Condition
Price: $14.90 (AUD)
Book Number: 21355  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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Culture and Customs of the Central Asian Republics
Abazov, Rafis
ISBN: 0313336563
Greenwood Press, USA, 2007. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Fine Condition/No Dust Jacket. . Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. Edges slightly foxed. ISBN: 0313336563. ISBN/EAN: 9780313336560. Fine Condition
Price: $25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 36303  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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Dance-Rituals of Manipur, India
Lightfoot, Louise
,  . 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. . Browning to free endpapers. Browning and minor rubbing and edgewear to jacket. Size: Slim 8vo (8 to 9 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. Edges browned slightly. Minor marks and wear to book. ** LIGHT BOOK - Postage will be reduced by 25% after order is placed ** Very Good Condition
Price: $45.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 33030  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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Developing the Mekong Subregion
Stensholt, Edited by Bob,
ISBN: 073261158X
Monash Asia Institute, Australia, 1997. 
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. . Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Binding tight, covers & spine fully intact but slightly curved. Edges very slightly spotted or marked. Minor marks and wear to book. ISBN: 073261158X. ISBN/EAN: 9780732611583. Very Good Condition
Price: $30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 25798  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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Economic Reform Processes in South Asia: Toward policy efficiency
Dee, Edited by Philippa,
ISBN: 0415523060
Routledge, UK, 2012. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. As New/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). ISBN: 0415523060. ISBN/EAN: 9780415523066. As New
Price: $30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 26356  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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Eternal Harvest: The Legacy of American Bombs in Laos
Coates, Karen J.
ISBN: 1934159492
ThingsAsian Press, USA, 2013. 
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. Illustrator: Jerry Redfern. . Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. Minor marks and wear to book. Illustrator: Jerry Redfern. ISBN: 1934159492. ISBN/EAN: 9781934159491. Very Good Condition
Price: $15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 30136  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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Finding Santana
Jolliffe, Jill
Wakefield Press, Australia, 2010. 
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. . Signed by Author. Size: Slim 8vo (8 to 9 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. Minor marks and wear to book. Signed by Author. ISBN/EAN: 9781862549258. ** LIGHT BOOK - Postage will be reduced by 25% after order is placed ** Very Good Condition
Price: $15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 36122  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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Forgotten Tribes of China
Sinclair, Kevin,
Child And Associates, Sydney, 1987. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. . Boards lightly rubbed; Prelims lightly foxed; page edges lightly spotted : JACKET: Light edgewear; lightly foxed inside Very Good Condition
Price: $14.90 (AUD)
Book Number: 5634  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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Frontiers of the Public-Private Interface in East Asia's Infrastructure: Proceeding of the Ministerial Level, International Conference on Infrastructure Development: Jakarta, Indonesia, September 2-4, 1996
Not Stated,
ISBN: 9799060001
Koperasi Jasa Profesi LLPN Publisher, Indonesia, 1997. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. . Ribbon bookmark slightly frayed. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Binding tight, covers & spine fully intact. Edges very slightly spotted or marked. Minor marks & wear to boards and jacket, including bumping to board corners. ISBN: 9799060001. ISBN/EAN: 9789799060006. Very Good Condition
Price: $50.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 25801  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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