Category: China


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A concise history of East Asia

By: Fitzgerald, C.P.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Heinemann, 1966

Edition: 1st edition

Jacket chipped and torn. Owner's signature. View more info

A history of China from the earliest times to the present day

By: Eberhard, W.

Price: £24.00

Publisher: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1964

Edition: Reprint of 1960 2nd edition

Small tear to top edge of jacket, otherwise little used. xv, 359 pp. View more info

A history of Chinese civilization

By: Gernet, Jacques

Price: £24.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press, 1983

Edition: Reprint of 1st English edition

Spine of jacket sl. sunned, otherwise little used. xxvii, 772 pp. View more info

Acta phytoecologia sinica / Zhiwu Shengtai Xuebao

By: Botanical Society of China / Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Science Press, Beijing, 2001

Edition: Vol. 25 nos. 1 & 2 only

Two loose parts of this bimonthly journal, edited by Ma Ke-Ping. The subjects covered approximate to those of the New Phytologist journal. View more info


By: Latourette, K.S.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Prentice-Hall, 1964

Edition: 5th printing

Little used; edges faintly browned. viii, 152 pp. View more info

China conservation strategy

By: Editorial Board of China Conservation Strategy

Price: £28.00

Publisher: UNEP / China Environmental Science Press, 1990

Edition: 1st edition

Inscribed by donor on t.p. xi, 175 pp. View more info

China water vision: the eco-sphere of water, life, environment and development

By: Wang, Rusong, Ren, Honzun & Ouyang, Zhiyun (eds.)

Price: £56.00

Publisher: China Meteorological Press, 2000

Edition: 1st edition

iv, 178 pp. View more info

China's biodiversity: a country study

By: Zhang Weiping (ed.)

Price: £120.00

Publisher: China Environmental Science Press, Beijing, 1998

Edition: 1st edition

Inscribed by the donor; includes photo of him with A.D. Bradshaw. vii, 476 pp. View more info

Chinese and Indian architecture

By: Wu, Nelson I.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Reader's Union / Prentice Hall, London, 1964

Edition: Book Club edition

Slight edge wear to jacket. 128 pp. View more info

Dinghushuan biosphere reserve: ecological research history and perspective

By: Kong Guohui, Liang Cun, Wu Huimin & Huang Zhongliang

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Science Press, Beijing & New York, 1993

Edition: 1st edition

38 pp. View more info

Early liassic plants from southwest Hunan, China

By: Zhou Zhiyan

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Science Press, Beijing, 1983

Edition: Palaeontologia Sinica no. 165, n.s. A, no. 7

Corners sl. rubbed, pages tanned (as usual), but a clean tidy copy. Illustrated with 34 full-page monochrome photographs of plant fossils. (4), 91 pp. plus plates. View more info

Energy ecology: an introduction

By: Zu Yuangang

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Science & Technology Press of Jilin, China, 1990

Includes loosely inserted summary (in English). The main text is in Chinese. 4, 388 pp. View more info

Outline of nature conservation in China: policies and strategies

By: Min Shu Qin

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Chinese publisher, 1987

150 pp. View more info

Sowerby of China: Arthur De Carle Sowerby FRGS, FZS

By: Sowerby, R.R.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Privately published; printed by Titus Wilson, Kendal, 1956

Edition: 1st edition

Jacket clipped, with some small tears, internally fine. Biography of an explorer of China in the early years of the 20th century, and a descendent of the notable 18th century botanical artist James Sowerby. The author was a farmer, solicitor and also a descendent. Illustrated with 5 monochrome photographs and a fold-out chart of the Sowerby family tree. (8), 58 pp. View more info

Stories of Old China

By: Yen, W.W. (tr.)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Foreign Languages Press, Peking, 1958

Cover rather worn; internally sound. 178 pp. View more info