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1 Yu Luojin A Chinese Winter's Tale: An Autobiographical Fragment
Hong Kong Chinese Univ Pr 1990 962201383X / 9789622013834 Trade Paperback Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" Tall, 210 Pages 
A few pages have modest highlights. Light edge wear, back cover crease. 
Price: 5.23 USD
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2 Kehoe, Vincent J-R Aficionado : The Pictorial Encyclopedia of the Fiesta De Toros of Spain
New York, N. Y. Bonanza Books 1959 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good+ Good + 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
256 pages of black and white pictorial and text. Fairly thorough treatment of bullfighting. DJ is price clipped, has light wear to the extremities and several small edge tears. Mild rubs. 
Price: 9.98 USD
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3 Strunk, Oliver (translator); Sureda. Joan i; Seville, Universal Exposition Art and culture around 1492: 1992 Seville Universal Exposition.
Seville, Spain Centro Publications 1992 8486925703 / 9788486925703 Trade Paperback Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" Tall, 408 Pages 
Great illustrations and descriptions of art from the exposition representing the state of world culture around 1492. Modest spine and cover creases. Very light edge soil (bottom edge), and light edge wear. 
Price: 11.35 USD
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4 Blackwood, Sir Robert Beautiful Bali
Melbourne, Australia Hampden Hall 1970 909908001 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good  Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Very good introduction to Bali culture. Includes map in the back of book.  
Price: 9.97 USD
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5 Mondlin, Marvin Book Row: An Anecdotal and Pictorial History of the Antiquarian Book Trade
New York, New York, U.S.A. Carroll & Graf Pub 2004 0786713054 / 9780786713059 2nd Printing Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
One tip and one corner very lightly, and barely noticeabley, bumped. Light scratches, rubs and edge creases on the dj. 
Price: 13.25 USD
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6 Post, Lauren C. Cajun Sketches: From the Prairies of Southwest Louisiana
Baton Rouge, Louisiana, U.S.A. Louisiana State Univ Press 1990 080711605X / 9780807116050 Trade Paperback Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" Tall, 215 Pages 
Highlights in a few chapters toward the beginning. Former owner's name in red on each edge. 
Price: 5.23 USD
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7 Lu, Xing; Jia, Wenshan; Helsey, D. Ray Chinese Communication Studies: Contexts and Comparisons
Westport, Connecticut, U.S.A. Ablex Publishington 2002 1567506569 / 9781567506563 1st Printing Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" Tall, 278 Pages 
Very light edge wear, otherwise like new. 
Price: 65.50 USD
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8 Reidelbach, Maria Completely Mad: A History of the Comic Book and Magazine
Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A. Little Brown & Co 1991 0316738913 / 9780316738910 1st Paperback Trade Paperback Good 4to - over 9" - 12" Tall, 208 Pages 
Moderate edge and corner wear, light edge bumps. Light cover rubs, scratches and indentations. 
Price: 7.55 USD
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9 Hollis, Sarah Country Diary Christmas Book: A Country Diary Christmas Cornucopia
New York, N. Y. Henry Holt & Company 1993 0805029257 / 9780805029253 First American Hard Cover Very Good  Fair+ 8vo - over 7" - 9" Tall 
DJ front cover would be very good except it's seriously sunned from red to pink.  
Price: 11.35 USD
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10 Chavez, John R. Eastside Landmark: A History of the East Los Angeles Community Union, 1968-1993
Stanford, Ca. Stanford Univ Pr 1998 0804733333 / 9780804733335 Hard Cover, Gray Cloth Very Good Very Good+ 8vo - over 7" - 9" Tall, 321 Pages 
Dj has very lights rubs and edge creases. Book is near new with little evidence of use. 
Price: 46.50 USD
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11 Adams, Michael C.C. Echoes of War: A Thousand Years of Military History in Popular Culture
Lexington, Kentucky, U.S.A. Univ Pr of Kentucky 2002 0813122406 / 9780813122403 First Edition Hard Cover Like New  Like New 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 

Price: 14.20 USD
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12 Fenollosa, Ernest F. Epochs of Chinese and Japanese Art Volumes 1 & 2
Mineola, New York, U.S.A. Dover Pubns 1976 Reprint Trade Paperback Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" Tall, 439 Pages 
Republication of the second 1913 edition. Two books, isbn's 0486203654 & 0486203646. Light cover creases, light edge soil and edge toning. A few modest edge stains. 
Price: 9.45 USD
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13 Kismaric, Carole; Heiferman, Marvin Growing Up With Dick and Jane: Learning and Living the American Dream
San Francisco, California, U.S.A. Collins Pub San Francisco 1996 0006492460 / 9780006492467 5th Printing Trade Paperback, French Fold Very Good  4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Include 24 page sampler and Dick and Jane cut-out dolls. Corners very lightly bumped. Light rubs and scratches.  
Price: 8.50 USD
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14 Kraemer, Ross Shepard Her Share of the Blessings: Women's Religions Among Pagans, Jews, and Christians in the Greco-Roman World
New York, N. Y. Oxford Univ Pr 1992 0195066863 / 9780195066869 Hard Cover Very Good Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" Tall, 275 Pages 
Dj edge wear and a small edge tear. Book has very light edge wear and former owner's bookplate on the ffep. 
Price: 4.70 USD
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15 Murray, Charles A. Human Accomplishment: The Pursuit of Excellence in the Arts and Sciences, 800 Bc to 1950
New York, N.Y. HarperCollins 2003 006019247X / 9780060192471 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+  Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Dj has a 2 1/2 inch tear at the back fold.  
Price: 15.15 USD
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16 Willoughby, Westal W. Japan's Case Examined
Baltimore, Md The Johns Hopkins Press 1940 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good  No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Slight edge browning, Owner's name in ink on front pastedown. Very clean and tight, with slight foxing on the pastedowns.  
Price: 16.62 USD
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17 Serotta, Edward Jews, Germany, Memory : A Photographic Diary, 1988-1996
Berlin, Germany Nicolaische Verlagsbuchhandlung 1996 3875846087 / 9783875846089 1996 Edition Hardback Good Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
water damage back cover& DJ's top corner (Barely noticeable from outside dj) no damage to pages nor other part of book, Otherwise book & Dj seem Like New 
Price: 11.88 USD
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18 Diderot; Benac, Henri Ouevres Romanesques
Paris, France Garnier Freres 1962 Trade Paperback Fair  12mo - over 6" - 7" Tall 
In French. Some highlights. Sewn binding mass market size. Binding is weak and well used, yet still sturdier than most contemporary paperbacks. Yellow cover and texblock edges are mildly soiled in places.  
Price: 6.60 USD
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19 Arshi, Z.; Kasraian, N. Our Homeland Iran
Sekeh Press 1991 Third Edition Hard Cover Good No Jacket Wide 4to - over 9" - 12" Tall 
Beautiful photographs capturing the essence of Iranian culture and beauty. Text is in Persian with english photo descriptions. Tips and one corner modestly bumped. Some crimping at the spine ends. !/4 inch tear at one spine corner which is barely noticeable. Very light edge and corner wear, a few light indents. Slight binding sag due to heft and width of the binding and textblock. 
Price: 56.95 USD
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20 Bretz; Dvorak; Kirschner Pasajes: Cultura Sexta Edicion
Boston, MA McGraw-Hill Humanities Social 2006 0073051713 / 9780073051710 6th Edition Trade Paperback Fair 4to - over 9" - 12" Tall, 268 Pages 
Cover creases, edge wear, and dog ears. Some exercizes have been filled out, ink highlights and marginalia. Used book stamps and stickers, two edges damp stained. 
Price: 4.70 USD
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