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Eleven Books and Booklets on Chinese Literature

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2783T
Lot:
1498
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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2783T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
February 17, 2015 12:00PM

Description:

Eleven Books and Booklets on Chinese Literature, Gary Chalk (ed.), Tales of Ancient China; Tun Li-Ch'en, Annual Customs and Festivals in Peking Vetch, 1936 together with a copy of the second edition 1965; Geremie Barme (ed.), Lazy Dragon, Joint Publishing; Foreign Languages Press, Courtesan's Jewel Box; Foreign Languages Press edition, Dream of Red Mansions, 3 vols.; Paul Carus, Chinese Life and Customs, Open Court; Wilma Fairbanks, Adventures in Retrieval: Han Murals and Shang Bronze Molds, Harvard-Yenching; Man-Ho Kwok, Tao Te Ching, Barnes and Noble; Dana and Milada Stovickova (eds.), Chinese Fairy Tales, Paul Hamlyn; Stanford University, Magnificent Manchus.
Estimate $100-200


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Keywords

Gary Chalk, Foreign Languages Press, Jewel Box, Paul Carus, Open Court, Wilma Fairbanks, Tao Te Ching, Barnes and Noble, Dana, Stanford University, Paul Hamlyn

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