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The Fundamentals of Chinese Floral Painting. Manual of Chinese Bird-Painting.
Taiwan.: Art Book, 1987. 1st edition.
328pp. 4 vols. in slipcase.
$100.00                          Book Number: 6749                         Order / Enquire

Arthaud/Palais De La Civilisation
China: treasures and Splendors
Paris/Montreal: Aurora Art Publishers/ Pan, 1980. 
200pp. Illustrated in colour.
$20.00                          Book Number: 5220                         Order / Enquire

Arts Council of Great Britain;Shaw, Hugh
Peasant Paintings from Hu County, Shensi Province, China
London: Arts Council of Great Britain, 1976. 
Oblong 8vo. 66 pp. Exhibition catalogue illustrated in b/w and 12 colourplates. Small ink number on front wrapper panel.
$20.00                          Book Number: 28173                         Order / Enquire

Beaurdeley, Cecile & Michel
A Connoisseur's Guide to Chinese Ceramics
N. Y.: Harper & Row, 1974. 1st US Ed.
317 pp. With over 350 b/w illustrations, drawings & maps and 111 colourplates tipped in. Remainder mark on rear pastedown and touch of top-edge soiling. Translated from the French.
$45.00                          Book Number: 15439                         Order / Enquire

Beijing Municipal Commission of Urban Planning
Beijing 2008: International Competition for Landscaping of Forest Park and Central Zone in Olympic Green
China: China Architecture Building Press, 2004. 1st Edition
Color illustrated.
$125.00                          Book Number: 30459                         Order / Enquire

Biringuccio, Vannoccio; Smith, Cyril Stanley; Gnudi, Martha Teach
The Pirotechnia of Vannoccio Biringuccio
N. Y.: Basic Books, 1959. 
Hardcover in original slipcase. Large 8vo. xxvi + 477 pp. Reprint of famous 1540 manual on mining, smelting and gunmaking, illustrated with wood engravings. Translated from the Italian, with an introduction & notes, by Cyril Stanley Smith & Martha Teach Gnudi. Slipcase VG, sunned & rubbed with a couple of minor stains.
$40.00                          Book Number: 25756                         Order / Enquire

Byron, John
Portrait of a Chinese Paradise: Erotica and Sexual Customs of the Late Qing Period
London: Quartet Books, 1987. 
Hardcover with complete Dj. 127pp. Numerous colour plates.
$28.00                          Book Number: 7128                         Order / Enquire

Christie's Taipei.
20th Century Chinese Art. Sale 8902.
Taipei, Taiwan: Christie's, 2000. 
180 pp. Auction catalogue illustrated in colour throughout. Sale of 15 October 2000. Text in English & Chinese.
$20.00                          Book Number: 19520                         Order / Enquire

Chun-su, Chang
Premodern China: A Bibliographical Introduction
Ann Arbor, Michigan: Univ of Michigan, 1971. 
184 pp. Small ink initials on inside front cover. Michigan Papers in Chinese Studies, 11.
$20.00                          Book Number: 1508                         Order / Enquire

Coaten, Arthur W.
British Hunting: a Complete History of the National Sport of Great Britain and Ireland From Earliest Records. (2 volumes)
London: Sampson Low, Marston & Co, 1909. Limited/Numbered
No. 3 in an edition of 500. 827pp. 23 plates and many text illustrations. The plate on pp 716 is soiled, volume II is shaken. The head of volumel I is nicked and both volumes have slight edgewear.
$650.00                          Book Number: 5294                         Order / Enquire

Council for Cultural Planning and Development, Executive Yuan, R. O. C.
Collector's Show of Traditional Soochow Woodblock Prints in Taiwan, R. O. C.
Taiwan: Council for Cultural Planning and Development, Executive Yuan, R. O. C., 1987. 
317 pp. Exhibition catalogue with approx. 200 colourplates plus numerous smaller illustrations, also in colour, including illustrated "List of Soochow Woodblock Prints". Slight wrinkling to rear free endpaper. Text in Chinese & English.
$100.00                          Book Number: 24360                         Order / Enquire

Denis, Antoine
The Perfect Union. The Chinese Methods.
Ware, Hertfordshire.: Omega, 1984. First Thus
80 pp. Illustrated in colour; many full-page plates.
$33.00                          Book Number: 10966                         Order / Enquire

Dilley, Arthur Urbane.
Oriental rugs and carpets: a comprehensive study.
NY: Scribner's Sons, 1931. 1st edition.
Vg+ .79 plates in colour & b/w. Uncut pages.
$100.00                          Book Number: 4097                         Order / Enquire

Dohrenwend, Doris.
Chinese Jades in the Royal Ontario Museum.
Ontario, Canada: ROM, 1971. 1st Edition
2 color plates and b/w illustrations.
$75.00                          Book Number: 30458                         Order / Enquire

Elisseeff, Danielle & Vadime.
New discoveries in China: encountering history through archeology.
USA: Chartwell Books, 1983. 
249pp. 60 colour plates. 120 b/w illustrations. Bibliography, index and notes.
$20.00                          Book Number: 3677                         Order / Enquire

Fedderson, Martin
Chinese Decorative Art. A Handbook for Collectors and Connoisseurs.
NY: Thomas Yoseleff, 1961. 1st US Edition
287 pp. 221 illustrations in b/w; 8 colourplates; line drawings in text; foldinmg chart and table at rear. Translated from the German.
$20.00                          Book Number: 11908                         Order / Enquire

Fong, Wen & Hearn, Maxwell K.
Silent Poetry. Chinese Paintings in the Douglas Dillon Galleries
N. Y.: Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1981. 1st Edition
80 pp. Illustrated in colour & b/w.. The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, Winter 1981/82.
$20.00                          Book Number: 18107                         Order / Enquire

Gengwu, Feng; Shaanxi History Museum
Shaanxi History Museum
Xi'an, P. R. China: Shaanxi Tourism Publishing House, 1991. 
n.d. (>1991). Hardcover in complete dj. 165 pp. Illustrated with colourplates of the exhibits, colour photographs of the museum, colour map, and colour plans of the museum.
$36.00                          Book Number: 27181                         Order / Enquire

Gerard Hawthorn Oriental Art, London.
Chinese and Japanese Sculpture
London: Gerard Hawthorn, 2005. 
Exhibition catalogue with 32 full-page colourplates. Price list laid in.
$20.00                          Book Number: 19130                         Order / Enquire

Guangqing, Wei
Wei Guangqing. The Extended Virtuous Words
Shanghai: Shanghart, 2000. 
(No Date) 40 pp. Exhibition catalogue illustrated in colour. Text in Chinese & English.
$20.00                          Book Number: 21693                         Order / Enquire

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