New York: New Directions / Laughlin, 3 books by Kenneth Rexroth. --- 1. One Hundred Poems from the Japanese, 1959, third printing. Hardcover, title label. 143 pp. Previous owner's small bookplate on the front pastedown, otherwise a Near Fine copy in its original torn acetate dust jacket. 2. One Hundred...
New York: E. P. Dutton & Co., First edition, 1962. Cloth hardcover in dust jacket, 308 pp., illustrated, clean unmarked text, Near Fine copy in Very Good price-clipped dust jacket, a bit of soiling or age-toning to the dust jacket, dust jacket with some edgewear including rubbing, creasing, and a....
Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1997, Edition not stated. Softcover, in Near Fine condition, with lightest shelf wear and handling soil, corners lightly bumped. Else a clean, tight, sharp copy. Pages: 296.
Tuttle Pub: Periplus, Stated first, 1999. Hardcover square 4to, 143 pp. Profusely illustrated with full color photographs of the food and various Asian cities. Fine in a fine dustjacket with clean, unmarked contents.
Oxford: Oxford at the Clarendon Press, 1964, Edition not stated. Hardcover in Very Good+ condition, with very light edge wear, as well as a previous owner notation to the front free end paper. The neatly price clipped dust jacket is in Very Good condition, with light edge wear.
Toronto: University of Toronto Centre for South Asian Studies, Paperback, 1992, octavo, 150pp., not illustrated. Book VG with faint crease to spine, curl to front panel, binding tight, previous owner's inscription to inner front panel, otherwise text clean and unmarked. No DJ.
Cheltenham: Edward Elgar Pub, 457 pp. Near fine- copy in black cloth. Near fine dust jacket. Minor erasable pencil notation to chapter titles and title page. Minimal edgewear to DJ, a few small soil/adhesive marks on DJ as well.
Philadelphia: American Philosophical Society, 1961. Softcover, 4to., brown wraps. 116 pp. Very good. Light wear to spine-ends. Faint stray pen mark to front wrap. Crease to rear wrap. Contents clean and unmarked.
New York: Henry Holt, 1907, Edition not stated. Hardcover, a former library book with the usual collection markings or stickers expected. Otherwise in Good+ condition, with light shelf wear, and lightly bumped corners.
The Netherlands: Mouton & Co., First edition, 1962, paperback, octavo, 91pp., not illustrated. Book VG+ with some light rubbing, light edge wear to spine ends and corners, binding tight, text clean and bright with owner's signature in lead to half title, some pencil marks to text, small sticker to rear...
Honolulu: West Center Press, Second edition ,1963. Pictoral cloth square 4to, 185pp. Lacking dustjacket. VG+ with light rubbing to the corners and a slight cocking to the spine, mild age toning toward the edges of the pages. Profusely illustrated with glossy photographs; with a gilt embossed character on the cover...
Chicago: Fleming H. Revell Company, Signed by the author on the flyleaf. 1904. First edition. Hardcover, 8vo. in red cloth with gilt title. 286pp. with photographic illustrations throughout. Very good, with minor wear to spine ends and the former owner's plate on the pastedown. An account of the author's travels...
Edinburgh: Oliver and Boyd, 1968. Second edition. Hardcover, 8vo. in green cloth, without dust jacket. 592pp. 51 color plates by A.M. Hughes, folding map at rear. Good plus. Lacks dust jacket, spine title rubbed and faded, ownership stamp on front endpaper. Internally bright and unmarked.
London: Elek Books, 2nd impression, November 1955. Cloth, no jacket, about very good. Signed by William Thomas on the front flyleaf, 'William Thomas Jr, 9The Arcadian Consul of pp. 174-181), Washington 1969' and with another yellow sheet with handwriting of Thomas's wife, taped to flyleaf, reading 'Bill Thomas mentioned in...
London: George Allen and Unwin, Inc., 1962, Edition not stated. This volume is Hardcover, with Dust Jacket. This book is in Very Good+ condition, with very light shelf wear and with a pen mark to the title page that obscures some of the copyright information. The Dust Jacket is also...
Thailand: Self Published, 80 pp. Softcover. Fine copy: a clean, unmarked book. A scrap-books style book of drawings by this Thai artist. Includes author's bio at rear. A striking, modern catalog. Scarce.
Singapore: Oxford University Press, Reprint, 1985, hardcover, octavo, 522 pp., illustrated with a map. Book VG+ with sun to spine, inscription to flyleaf, binding tight, text clean bright and unmarked. No DJ. "A generation of young historians, not content to view South-East Asia strictly from a Western viewpoint, has arisen...
Sandgate, UK: Japan Library, 192 pp. Hardcover, blue cloth, 8vo. Near Fine copy in like dust jacket. Minimal signs of handling at head and foot of spine; otherwise boards are tight and clean. Unmarked, fine text. DJ shows tiny snag at head of spine; otherwise only minor edgewear; price sticker...