London: Royal Academy of Arts, (c. 1936). 2nd edition. Paperback. folding map, index, xxxiv, 264p. xxv-xxxiii(p.) plus 32p. adverts. Softcover in original wrapper. 21cm. Tear in lower front cover quite visibly repaired with adhesive paper tape. Title written in ink on backstrip. Ex lib. (Library City Art Museum" stamp and...
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London: Royal Academy of Arts, (c. 1936). 3rd edition. Paperback. folding map, index, xxxiv, 264p. xxv-xxxiii(p.) plus 32p. adverts. Softcover in original wrapper. 21cm. Cover faded around edges and showing other modest wear. Contents sound. An important catalog listing 3078 items. This copy is not illustrated.
Taipei, Taiwan: (c. 1974). Hardcover. color illustrations, colophon (tipped in), 89p. Original red cloth. 28cm. Original slipcase present (corner bumped).
[New York?]: [Ton-Ying & Company?], n.d. Paperback. color plate (tipped in along top edge),  leaves, including title-page and plate, printed on one side. Tissue guards present. Original tied wrapper. Folio (32 x 49cm.). Minor stain on lower right tip of front cover. OCLC lists a total of 5 holdings...
[Meriden, CT]: Meriden Gravure Company, (1971). Hardcover. illustrations, 35p. 26cm. Minor cover soil. No Jacket.
New York: Asia House Gallery, 1962. Hardcover. black & white illustrations (4 folding), 103p. Original boards. Pictorial front cover. 20cm. Substantial cover scuffing. Contents sound and clean. No jacket. Asia House Gallery is an activity ot the Asia Society, Inc.
London: Cassell and Company, 1911. 1st ed. Hardcover. frontis, 120 plates (12 colored, with tissue guards, and 108 black & white), 3 unnumbered preliminary leaves, 160, p. Original green cloth, lettered in gilt in English and Chinese on backstrip and front cover. 25cm. Minor fraying and wear at ends of...
New Haven: Yale, (c. 1994). 1st ed. Hardcover. illustrations (many in color), photo, maps, index, 307p. Original dark blue cloth. dj. 31cm. SIGNED on half-title by James Cahill who wrote one of the introductory essays appearing in this volume. Introduction by Richard M. Barnhart. Exhibited at the Yale University Art...
Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, (1996). 1st ed. Hardcover. Illustrated (b & w), index, xix, 295p. Original cloth. dj. 28cm. SIGNED by Bickford on title-page. This scarce study was awarded a Joseph Levenson Book Prize as the best book of the year on pre-20th century China.
New York: D. Appleton and Co., 1899. Hardcover. xii, 942p. Original red cloth. 24cm. Copy 2 of Limited edition of 500 copies. Laid in is Bowles, J. M. "A Remarkable Publication: Oriental Ceramic Art ... in the Collection of W.T. Walters." NY: D. Appleton, n.d. (1896?). 8p. Softcover. No separate...
North Miami Beach: Rare Reprints, Inc., (1977). Reprint. Hardcover. 2 vols. photos, index, 156, (18), xi, 150p. Original cloth. 23cm. No jacket. Binding on Vol. II a different darker color than Vol. I. Reprint of the 1903 edition.
New York: Viking Press, 1960. Hardcover. illustrations (some tipped in), 79p. dj. 28cm, Jacket rather edge-worn. Moderate discoloration and a chip on backstrip and edges of cover. English text by Helen F. Chang, the author's widow.
New York: China Institute in America, 1966. Paperback. Illustrated (in black & white). 42p. Softcover in original wrapper. 25cm. Minor cover soil. Contents sound and clean.
New York: Albert & Charles Boni, 1930. 1st Amer. ed. Hardcover. frontis, xvi, 75p. plus 90 plates. Original orange cloth. 22cm. Some cover soil. Chipping and some regluing at head of backstrip. No jacket.
London: Colnaghi Oriental, 1981. Paperback. illustations (some colored, 6 folding), 97p. Wrapper. 30cm. Forty-seven objects (all are illustrated in the catalog).
New York: [Printed by] J. J. Little and Co., 1907. Hardcover. 223p. Contemporary brown cloth. 23cm. Cover warped and has some minor spotting. 464 objects are listed. Not illustrated.
Geneve: Minkoff Reprint, 1974. Hardcover. index, xiii, 725p. Original green binding. No jacket. 22cm. Reprint of the 1934 edition.
New York: E. Weyhe, 1925. Hardcover. frontis, photos, 62, svii, (38) unnumbered pages of advertisements. Orginal black cloth. 30cm. Backstrip pieced together and glued down out of several incomplete pieces, producing a less-than-handsome but reasonably funtional backstrip with some chips and gaps. Contents sound and clean. No jacket.
Beijing: Wen wu chu ban she: Xin huan shu dian jing xiao, 1998. Di 1 ban. Hardcover. illustrations (black & white), 211p. Hardcover in slipcase. 36cm. Almost as new. No jacket (presumably as published). Chinese text. English translation of the captions for the 492 illustrations at pages 193-208 followed by...
Hong Kong: Printed by Techpearl Printing, (1994). Hardcover. Illustrated in color, 312p. Hardcover dj. Cloth slipcase.
Taipei: National Palace Museum, 1983. Paperback. photos (some color), approx. 140 unnumbered pages. Softcover in original warpper. 25cm. Front cover creased. Split at top of backstrip reglued. Text in Chinese and English.
Princeton: Princeton University Press, (1998). 1st ed. Hardcover. Illustrated (b & w), index, xvii, 164p. plus black & white plates. Original black cloth. dj. 26cm.
Hong Kong: Kaiserreich Kunst (Hong Kong) Ltd., (1982). Hardcover. illustrations (almost all color), 238p. Original blue cloth. dj. Oblong (30 x 21 cm.).
New York: Thomas Yoseloff, (1965). 1st Amer. ed. Hardcover. color frontis, color photos, index, xvi, 111p. plus 120 black & white plates. Original pink cloth. dj. 25cm. Jacket scuffing and edge-wear; top portion of backstrip panel is worn and torn and there is a moderate pink stain on back of...
New York: Ralph M. Chait Galleries, Inc., 1985. Hardcover. Illustrated, index, 269p. Decorative multi-colored leather. 28cm. Minor cover scuffing and the spine is somewhat sloped. No Jacket. INSCRIBED (at end of the Acknowledgments) to John Kernan by Allan S. Chait and Marion Chait Howe, who jointly assembled this collection of...