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1 China Cemetery at Foo Chow
(Foo Chow?) 1892 4 x 6" 
Board chipped beneath image lower free corner but not affecting image. "Chinese Cemetery back on side of Hill" INSCRIBED on verso of photo. Note: At least some of these graves are Christian based on headstones. (5551815867)
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2 Cram's Atlas Map of China.
Chicago 1892 11 x 13" 
The other side shows Persia. Left margin untrimmed. Margins discolored, not affecting plt. Cartography. Travel. (4183746450)
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3 Davis, John Francis THE CHINESE: A GENERAL DESCRIPTION OF THE EMPIRE OF CHINA AND ITS INHABITANTS
New York 1836 12mo 
Later bkstrp and label, corner rubbed on one vol. Internal lib stamps. Missing the fold map. British ed. on line @ fourteen hundred. 2 vol. (5936156439)
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4 Demi DEMI'S DRAGONS AND FANTASTIC CREATURES and THE DRAGON'S TALE
New York 1993&96 4to 
Each about 16pp. First editions. Fine in near fine unclipt dj (one w/ a 1" tear at top front, the other w/ some at top front and back). First title w/ five triple panel gate folds, all in exuberant color on both sides. Single titles on line to one hundred. For these two highly illustrated folklore adventures. 2 vol. (5905464261)
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5 Dungan, D. R. CHANG FOO OR THE LATEST FASHIONS IN RELIGION. A STORY OF A CLEVER CHINAMAN IN SEARCH AFTER RELIGIOUS TRUTH
Cincinnati, OH 1885 
313pp. First ed. Solid copy. Ex lib. Supposedly based on real life person. Copies on line begin at eighty. (5979076899)
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Price: 23.75 USD
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6 Egan, Raymond and Gus Kahn (music by Egbert Van Alstyne) CHINA DREAMS
New York 1917 
2pp. Large format sheet music. OCLC locates copies in five lib (3/14). (5954944263)
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7 Episcopal Church Department of Missions HANDBOOKS ON THE MISSIONS OF THE EPISCOPAL CHURCH CHINA
New York 1922 
98pp. First ed. Good in paper covers (reasonable age soil). Private owner stamp. Fold map. No copy of this first ed on line (10/14). Instant book boys offer to fifty. (6014627997)
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Price: 13.75 USD
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8 Hamaker, Ray Parker FOREIGN DEVILS
Raleigh, NC 1969 
164pp. First ed. Fine in vg dj. Methodist missionaries in China by their daughter. Several photo illust. No dj copy on line (9/14). Not at UVA. (6006286851)
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Price: 14.25 USD
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9 Johnson, Samuel. ORIENTAL RELIGIONS AND THEIR RELATION TO UNIVERSAL RELIGION - CHINA.
Boston 1877 8vo. 
xxiv,975pp. Fine in recent port wine cl. & new label. All edges rubricated. Copy on net to one seventy five. (5154639648)
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10 Jones, Sidney RHODA AND HER PAGODA (from SAN TOY THE NEW CHINESE MUSICAL COMEDY)
Cincinnati (etc) 1899 
5pp. Large format sheet music. Vg. Removed. OCLC locates one lib w/ a copy (3/14). (5954903772)
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11 Kerner, Robert J. NORTHEASTERN ASIA A SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY. CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE BIBLIOGRAPHY OF THE RELATIONS OF CHINA, RUSSIA, AND JAPAN, WITH SPECIAL REFERENCE TO KOREA, MANCHURIA, MONGOLIA, AND WASTERN SIBERIA, IN ORIENTAL AND EUROPEAN LANGUAGES (IN TWO VOLUMES)
New York 1968 
Second ed (first ptd 1939). Vg. Ex lib. Nearly 14,000 entries and nearly 1,300 pages. Copies on line to sixty. Extra shipping. 2 vol. (5884449432)
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12 United States Army COMMUNIST CHINA: A STRATEGIC SURVEY: A BIBLIOGRAPHY.
DC 1966 4to 
143pp. First ed. Wrps, some fading to yellow cvrs. Twelve fold maps in color & five fold charts in rear pocket. Text contains nine appendices, the last two enumerative of the pocket material. Travel. (4550918838)
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13 Vromant, Alfred (ed) PRECIS HISTORIQUES VOL VINGT HUITIEME #1-12
Bruxelles 1879 
Issued by Society of Jesus as a commentary on things religious, literary, and scientific, with the first category predominating. Within the twelve issues (orig. wrps, unopened) are articles on Assyriennes, Bengale, Botany, British Museum, Charles V, China, Coins, English cardinals, Jesuits, Lorrain, Missionaries to America, Photography, Polar, Transvaal, Trocadero and Zambese. Two wrps torn, two wrps loose. For this complete volume (5936642331)
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Price: 22.50 USD
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14 Vromant, Alfred (ed) PRECIS HISTORIQUES VOL VINGT-SEPTIEME #1-12
Bruxelles 1878 
Issued by Society of Jesus as a commentary on things religious, literary, and scientific, with the first category predominating. Within the twelve issues (orig. wrps, unopened) are articles on Africa, Bible History, de Smet, English persecution, Holland, Jeann de Folle, Mongolia, Pius IX, Pope Leo XIII, Russia, Simony, Syria and Undersea Cables. Two w/ loose wrps. For this complete volume (5936561349)
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Price: 22.50 USD
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15 Winterbotham, W. AN HISTORICAL, GEOGRAPHICAL, AND PHILOSOPHICAL VIEW OF THE CHINESE EMPIRE...
London 1795 
(2 parts in one)5,lv,435,144pp. W/six plts & a fold map. First ed. The 2nd part contains an acct of Lord McCartney's Embassy. Interesting to note that 12 libs report this title to OCLC as having 114pp., completely omitting initial pagination. This copy in recent blue leatherette & blue cl. Scarce, no copy at auction the past 60 years. DNB notes he wrote both this & his great four vol. title on North America while in prison. This work on China is much scarcer than his work on America. Second ed. offered online at fifteen hundred. (4584161949) 
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