CHINA - 1920s GOVERNMENT RAILWAYS)
Chinese Government Railways. Ca. 1921. Doublesided broadside sheet 14 x 15 1/2 inches folding to 7 x 4 inches, color lithographic covers, black and white map and photo illustrations. Wear along outside folds with three small spots of paper loss along one fold, toning to sheet, still good or better... Item #53979
CHINA - BEIJING SUMMER OLYMPICS)
Beijing. Press Commission of the Chinese Olympic Committee? 2007. Very large wall calendar for 2007, 16 x 21 inches, printed on high quality paper featuring twelve color illustrations of venues (presumably most under construction) for the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing. Text on cover page reads "One World One Dream... Item #53919
CHINA - FESTIVALS)
Accordion folding album with wood covers with the Chinese character for good luck on the front cover, 8 x 6 inches (21 x 14.5 cm), 10 color paintings on fabric, each facing a descriptive page with text in Chinese and English. Very good condition. The festivals described and pictured are... Item #53947
CHINA - GUANGZHOU & MACAO) Arnold, J. (Revised, re-written, and illustrated by).
Hong Kong. Hong Kong, Canton and Macao Steamboat Co. Ltd. and the China Navigation Co, Ltd. 1921. Tenth Edition. Booklet, illustrated throughout in black and white, 83pp, 7 1/4 x 4 3/4 inches, pictorial wrappers, fine condition. Published to "furnish...reliable and accurate information concerning the sailings of the Companies' steamers... Item #53977
CHINA - MACAU)
1949. Second Edition. Color pictorial / pictographic map, approx. 18 1/2 x 15 3/4 inches on sheet 19 x 24 inches with 2 small color maps, folding to 9 1/2 x 4 inches, text, color cover illustration and small color map on verso. Crinkling to central four panels, otherwise good... Item #39080
CHINA - PEKING / BEIJING)
A Map and History of Peiping; formerly known as Peking... MAP WITH EXPLANATORY BOOKLET, SLIPCASE, & BUSINESS CARD FOR PEIYAN PRESS.
Dorn, Frank (cartographer).
Tientsin-Peiping. Peiyang Press. 1936. Tenth Printing 1948. Color lithograph pictorial / pictographic map, 31 3/4 x 28 inches (81 x 71 cm) on sheet 34 1/4 x 29 1/2 inches. Originally folded with a 3 inch split along upper horizontal fold, now archivally mounted on linen, very... Item #53813
CHINA - U.S. MARINES)
U.S. Marine Corps. 1939. Pamphlet, 5 1/2 x 3 1/2 inches unfolding to 10 1/2 x 13 1/2 inches. Fine condition. A recruiting brochure for the U.S. Marines: "Join the U.S. Marines and follow the trail of adventure...You'll find them in the Virgin Islands, The Philippines, Guam and the mystical... Item #53944
CHINA / ANTI-COMMUNISM - MOVIE)
Lloyd Friedgen and Rajkamal Kalamandir Studio. No date. Ca. 1955. TOTAL OF SIX lobby cards, each 11 x 14 inches. occasional pinholes in corners, one card has a 1 3/4 inch tear into right upper edge, one card has a light scratch across image (soldier bayonetting priest), overall good to... Item #53962
CHINA TRADE - PEARL RIVER / CANTON)
Paris (illus). Himely (engraved by).
London. 1833- 1835. Aquatint with handcolor, image 8 1/2 x 12 1/2 inches (22 x 32 cm) on sheet 12 1/2 x 18 1/2 inches. Blindstamp "La Favorite" in lower margin. Light cockling to paper, toning at two edges, very good condition. A view of... Item #43890
CHINA) La Motte, Ellen N.
New York. The Century Co. 1920. Black and white plates, xi+240pp, appendices, 7 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches, pictorial cloth covered boards. Light toning to covers, couple of small signatures of previous owners on front free endpaper, good to very good condition. A book that covers many aspects of life... Item #53974
CHINA) Stanford, Edward. Marshall Broomhall (preface).
Atlas of the Chinese Empire containing separate maps of The Eighteen Provinces of China Proper...and of The Four Great Dependencies...Together with an index to all the names on the maps and a list of All Protestant Mission Stations, &c.
London. The China Inland Mission. 1908. Color lithographed maps, xii + (index map plus 22 single and double page maps) + 16pp + 4 unnumbered pages of ads, 13 1/2 x 9 1/2 inches, gilt lettered red cloth covered boards (hardbound). Light spot to lower edge of the Index Map... Item #53950
HONG KONG - CANTON - ARCHITECTURE)
London. Thomas Richards for the Architectural Publications Society. 21st. February, 1853. Eighteen page article and six plates (four are color lithographs and two are black and white lithographs. All of the plates have been taped along the left edge, in three instances just entering the image. Chipping to right corners... Item #52288
Qantas Empire Airways. 10- 1964. Pamphlet, 8 3/4 x 3 3/4 inches, unfolding to color poster with vignette illustrations 17 1/2 x 15 inches (44 x 38 cm), text, color illustrations and map on verso. Very good condition. Opens to color poster of sights of Hong Kong, signed... Item #47932