Category: China


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The Chinese Research Academy of Environmental Sciences

By: Anon.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: CRAES, Beijing, n.d. (c. 2000)

Prospectus of the Chinese Environmental Sciences Academy in Beiyuan, Anwai, Beijing; includes photographs of buildings and laboratories, lists of research programmes and publications. 19 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

The second international conference on application of high-new science and technology in biodiversity conservation and utilization

By: China Biodiversity Conservation Fund

Price: £42.00

Publisher: China Biodiversity Conservation Fund, 2001

Edition: 1st edition

112 pp. 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

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

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 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

The Cambridge encyclopedia of China

By: Hook, Brian

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press, 1982

Edition: 1st edition

Little used. 492 pp. View more info

The land use map of China, sheet I-49 (Xian)

By: Jang Jintian

Price: £70.00

Publisher: Science Press / Xian Map Press, 1986

Edition: Scale 1:1,000,000

Legend volume's staples have rusted; the map is in 'as new' condition. 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

Zhongguo zhiwu zhi / Flora Reipublicae Popularis Sinicae t. 27 only

By: Kuan Ke-chien, Hsio Pei-ken, Pan Kai-yu, Wang Wen-tsai and Wang Shu-hsiou

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Institutum Botanicum Academiae Sinicae, Beijing, 1979

Includes families from Nymphaeaceae to Cercidiphyllaceae and part of Ranunculaceae. Dedication by one of the authors (Wang wen-tsai) on front free end paper. xxiv, 666 pp. 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

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

Wealth, health and faith: sustainability study in China

By: Rusong Wang, Jingzhu Zhao, Zhiyun Ouyang & Ting Niu (eds.)

Price: £42.00

Publisher: China Environmental Science Press, 1995

Edition: 1st edition

A multi-author collection of papers from the Department for Systems Ecology of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, an interdisciplinary unit that is pioneering work on sustainable development in China. Foreword by Rusong Wang. iii, 184 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