Burford, Oxford: Privately Published, 1970. First Edition. Hardcover. No publication date or year given. Author's dedication is dated Sept. 1, 1973. A history of the town of Kencot written in hand calligraphy. Work commissioned by Rosemay Abraham of Kencot Manor.
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San Francisco, California: Perfect Strangers, 2018. Softcover. Delve into our first issue to read about Korean dramas in Panama. Or English literature in Tehran. Or how an Argentinian-Thai couple work together to create locally-inspired desserts in Shanghai. Or how about a Turkish entrepreneur’s global vision for streaming movies? Or the.....
Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2016. First Edition. Hardcover. It has become conventional to think of urbanism and landscape as opposing one another―or to think of landscape as merely providing temporary relief from urban life as shaped by buildings and infrastructure. But, driven in part by environmental concerns, landscape has...
Nashville: Abingdon Press, 1973. First Edition. Hardcover.
Minneapolis, Minnesota: Lerner Publications Company, 1972. First Edition (presumed). Hardcover. Not an ex-library book.
Baltimore, Maryland: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 1985. First Edition (presumed). Hardcover.
New York: Oxford University Press, 1971. First Edition. Paperback.
Cambridge: The MIT Press, 1981. First Edition. Hardcover.
New York: Holt Rinehart and Winston, 1972. Mario Carrieri. First Edition. Hardcover.
London: Vintage Books, 2013. Reprint. Paperback. Ian Fleming’s world travels, interests, as well as his journalism and wartime experiences, lent authority to everything he wrote. In 1959, the Sunday Times commissioned Fleming to write a series of dispatches from the world’s most beguiling locales. The result was Thrilling Cities, a......
New York: Signet Books, 1961. First Paperback Edition, Fourth Printing. Paperback.
Berkeley: University of California Press, 2013. First Edition. Paperback. Preserved buildings and historic districts, museums and reconstructions have become an important part of the landscape of cities around the world. Beginning in the 1970s, Tokyo participated in this trend. However, repeated destruction and rapid redevelopment left the city with little...
Hong Kong: Oxford University Press, 1971. First Edition (presumed), Fourth Printing. Softcover. Topics addressed include the economy of Hong Kong, it's legal system, housing for the poor, and industrial relations. Contributors include: E.H. Phelps Brown, David Podmore, John Rear, Nicholas Owen, Joe England, D.C. Chaney, and Keith Hopkins.
New York: Harper Torchbooks, 1967. Fred Burrell (cover design). First Harper Torchbooks Edition. Softcover.
New York: McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1973. First Trade Paperback Edition. Paperback. McGraw-Hill Problems Series in Geography.
Tokyo, Japan: Charles E. Tuttle Company, 1988. Kikuchi Yosai (line drawings). First Tuttle Edition, Third Printing. Paperback. Translated from the French by Eileen M. Lowe. From the tenth century onwards the emperors of Japan gradually lost power. The local lords or clan chiefs waged ceaseless war against each other...
London: Oxford University Press, 1966. A.L. Gilmour (illustrations). First Edition (presumed). Paperback.
New York: The Free Press, 1966. Ellen Raskin (cover design). First Free Press Paperback Edition, Second Printing. Softcover.
London: Penguin Books, 2012. First Edition. Hardcover.
Hong Kong: Blacksmith Books, 2018. First Edition. Softcover. Squatting amid the luxury hotels and malls of modern Kowloon, Chungking Mansions resembles the dirty vent of a giant subterranean machine. This Hong Kong landmark is a hotbed of criminality and home to pimps, hookers, thieves and drug pushers. The five 17-storey...
2019. LIMITED, FIRST EDITION. 500 numbered copies. Each signed by the the authors. Bleak House Books is humbled and honored to be one of two Hong Kong distributors of ‘Footsteps in Silence’. ‘Footsteps in Silence’ is a book of photographs taken in and around Hong Kong by husband...
London: Basil Blackwell Publisher Ltd, 1990. First Trade Paperback Edition. Paperback.