This section includes literature by Asian American authors, as well as nonfiction works on related subjects, and the ephemera of Asian American political and cultural organizations. We stock many out-of-print Asian American immigrant publications in Asian languages.
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Lewiston, NY: The Edward Mellen Press, 1990. Hardcover. iv, 370p., illustrated with graphs, figures and tables, very good first edition in original brown buckram cloth and gilt. Mellen Studies in Sociology Series, volume 3. The articles herein focus on Asian Americans and Hispanics in relation to Whites.
New York: Bookman Associates, 1957. 376p., very good hardcover in worn dustjacket. Chang had accompanied Liang Qichao on his European tour; he later headed the China Democratic Socialist Party through which he promoted separation of powers and freedom of expression. In 1949 he went into exile in the United States...
New York: Random House, 1959. 246p., first edition maroon cloth-backed boards gilt with tinted top edge, in dust jacket. A very nice production; tint is slightly sunned at one end, the dj has a rubbed back panel (where all the laudatory blurbs are) and a tiny closed tear, very good copy.
Washington DC; printed in Hong Kong: Chinese Overseas Students' Missionary Outreach and Service, 1960. 226p., paperback, spine sun-faded, otherwise very good. Text in Chinese, though the colophon gives an English translation of the title: "The way: an investigation of divine truth." Theological work by the Chinese theologian and Christian apologist...
Ann Arbor: Professor Chen Wen-chen's Memorial Foundation, 1982. , 239 pages, very good paperback. Almost entirely in Chinese; English title page says "A Memorial for Professor Chen Wen-chen--a Taiwanese." Chen, a mathematics professor at Carnegie Mellon University and a Taiwanese dissident, had been interrogated by authorities during a trip back...
San Francisco: Chinese Culture Center, 1980. 6-panel brochure, 8.5x8.5 inches, with single 2 panel illustration, biographical sketch, notes on Chen's works arranged by period, some text in Chinese, signed by the artist on front panel. Chen was born in Trinidad in 1908 to an associate of Sun Yat-Sen; he became...
Philadelphia: Asian Arts Initiative, 1996. Pamphlet. 59p., wraps, illus., 7 x 8.5 inches, old price sticker on front wrap, else very good condition. Catalog of an exhibit presented by the Asian Arts Initiative from May 17 to June 14 1996 at the Samuel S. Fleisher Art Memorial. Includes photographs of...