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. . . Sonshi: The Chinese military classic. Translated by Capt. E. F. Calthrop, R.F.A.

. . . Sonshi: The Chinese military classic. Translated by Capt. E. F. Calthrop, R.F.A.: [Uniform title: Sunzi Bing fa = Sun Tzu on The art of war. Polyglot (Chinese and English)]

by Sun Tzu (pinyin Sunzi or Sun Zi, Japanese Sonshi), 6th–5th century BC

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FIRST EDITION IN ENGLISH, and the first separate edition in any Western language. Excessively rare.
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Sonshi: The Chinese military classic. Translated from the original Chinese-Japanese by Major H....

"Sonshi: The Chinese military classic. Translated from the original Chinese-Japanese by Major H. R. Gosman . . .": [Uniform title: Sunzi Bing fa = Sun Tzu on The art of war. English]

by Sun Tzu (pinyin Sunzi or Sun Zi, Japanese Sonshi), 6th–5th century BC

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First edition (only edition), the FIRST AMERICAN TRANSLATION of Sun Tzu on The art of war, little known and very scarce on the market. The translator was George Henry Rankin Gosman (1876–1958), MD, of Brooklyn (New York), US military attaché at Tokyo 1911–15. This was the only American translation of Sun Tzu for two generations, till 1963. The present copy belonged to the AGF library under Lesley McNair, whom Marshall called "the brains of the army". —— Collation (volume 56, offered complete): [i–iv], [1]–408 pages. Collated perfect. Binding: Red buckram lettered in gilt. Condition: Very good. —— Provenance: (1) US Coast Artillery School (1907–46) library, at Fort Monroe (Hampton, Virginia), accession no. 29155, typical stamps; (2) US Army Ground Forces (1942–48) library, Army War College (Washington, DC), accession no. A7343, bookplate, spine label.
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THE PRINCE AND THE ART OF WAR Easton Press

THE PRINCE AND THE ART OF WAR Easton Press

by Niccolo MacHiavelli, Sun Tzu

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Norwalk, Connecticut: Easton Press. 1980. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Both volumes Very Good+. Leather Bound. Book accented in 22kt gold. Printed on archival paper with gilded edges. The endsheets are of moire fabric with a silk ribbon page marker. Smyth sewing and concealed muslin joints to ensure the highest quality binding. This book is in full leather with hubbed spines. Owne nameplates on second front end pages of both volumes. ; Collector's Edition .
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ART OF WAR Easton Press

ART OF WAR Easton Press

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Connecticut: Easton Press. 1977. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Fine, Leather Bound. Book accented in 22kt gold. Printed on archival paper with gilded edges. The endsheets are of moire fabric with a silk ribbon page marker. Smyth sewing and concealed muslin joints to ensure the highest quality binding. This book is in full leather with hubbed spines. Shrinkwrapped; Collector's Edition .
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THE ART OF WAR Easton Press

THE ART OF WAR Easton Press

by Sun Tzu

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Norwalk, Connecticut: Easton Press. 1988. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Very Good+, Leather Bound. Accented in 22kt gold. Printed on archival paper with gilded edges. The endsheets are of moire fabric with a silk ribbon page marker. Smyth sewing and concealed muslin joints. This book is in full leather with hubbed spines. Owner bookplate on backside of 2nd FEP. .
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THE ART OF WAR Easton Press

THE ART OF WAR Easton Press

by Sun Tzu

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Norwalk, Connecticut: Easton Press. 1991. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Fine, Leather Bound. Book accented in 22kt gold. Printed on archival paper with gilded edges. The endsheets are of moire fabric with a silk ribbon page marker. Smyth sewing and concealed muslin joints to ensure the highest quality binding. This book is in full leather with hubbed spines. ; First Easton Press Edition. .
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THE ART OF WAR Easton Press

THE ART OF WAR Easton Press

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Norwalk, Connecticut: Easton Press. 1991. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Fine, Leather Bound. Book accented in 22kt gold. Printed on archival paper with gilded edges. The endsheets are of moire fabric with a silk ribbon page marker. Smyth sewing and concealed muslin joints to ensure the highest quality binding. This book is in full leather with hubbed spines. ; First Easton Press Edition. Superficial scratch on side text block edge. .
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Sun Tzu: The Art of War
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Sun Tzu: The Art of War

by Sun Tzu & Griffith, Samuel B. (translator)

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Collector's Edition. EASTON PRESS books are among the highest quality leather bound books ever produced. Bound in full genuine leather with hubbed spine, accented with 22kt gold lettering and designs, printed on archival paper (acid neutral) with gilded edges, smyth sewing and concealed muslin joints. Lustrous silk moire endpapers. A silk page marker is sewn into the binding. This book, in pristine condition, belongs to the Military History series. Collector's Notes and Easton Press nameplate laid in.
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The Art of War: A New Translation
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The Art of War: A New Translation

by Tzu, Sun

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London, United Kingdom: Amber Books Ltd., 2012. First Edition, 2nd Printing 2nd Printing. Hardcover. As New. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Translation from the Chinese by James Trapp. Book is unusual in that it uses traditional bookbinding techniques. Single sheets of paper are printed on one side only, folded in half with the print to the outside. The text block is 'sandwiched' between two boards and sewn together through punched holes. 95 pp. plus Index. pristine! Bookseller's Inventory # 212585
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Penguin Great Ideas; 12 Volumes (The Social Contract/A Vindication of the Rights of Woman/The...
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Penguin Great Ideas; 12 Volumes (The Social Contract/A Vindication of the Rights of Woman/The Communist Manifesto/ the Art of War/ the Symposium/ Of Empire/ the City of Ladies/ How to Achieve True Greatness/ Fear and Trembling/ Where I Lived, and What I Lived For/ Conspicuous Consumption/ Eichmann and the Holocaust)

by Jean-Jacques Rousseau, Mary Woolstonecraft, Karl Marx, Friedrich Engels, Sun-tzu, Plato, Francis Bacon, Christine de Pizan, Bladesar Castiglione, Soren Kierkegaard, Henry David Thoreau, Thorstein Veblen, Hannah Arendt

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Penguin Books. First Thus. Trade Paperback. Like New. First Editions Thus, First Printings. Published by Penguin Books, 2006. 12mos. Pictorial wraps. Books are like new; clean with no writing or names. Sharp corners and spines straight. Bindings tight and pages crisp. A lovely set of 12 books of the Penguin Great Ideas series of "world-changing, influential, and inspirational titles." Includes 'The Social Contract', 'A Vindication of the Rights of Woman', 'The Communist Manifesto', 'the Art of War', 'the Symposium', 'Of Empire', 'the City of Ladies', 'How to Achieve True Greatness', 'Fear and Trembling', 'Where I Lived and What I Lived For', 'Conspicuous Consumption', and 'Eichmann and the Holocaust'. Approximately 1,440 total pages. ISBNs: 9780143037491, 9780143037507, 9780143037514, 9780143037521, 9780143037538, 9780143037569, 9780143037545, 9780141023885, 9780143037576, 9780143037583, 9780143037590, and 9780143037606. 100% positive feedback. 30 day money back, guarantee. NEXT DAY SHIPPING!… Read More
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The Art of War - The New Illustrated Edition. First Printing Thus
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The Art of War - The New Illustrated Edition. First Printing Thus

by Sun Tzu (Author), Samuel B. Griffith (Translator)

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New York : Shelter Harbor Press , 2016. Hardcover. New. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. New, and pristine. First Printing. New York: Shelter Harbor Press, 2016. First Edition thus and First Printing of this illustrated re-issue of the famous 1963 edition. "The Art of War - The New Illustrated Edition", by Sun Tzu in the fifth century BC, translated by Samuel B. Griffith for that 1963 edition and this illustrated re-issue. Foreword by B.H. Liddell Hart. Octavo; luminous red silk-satin boards with gilt, black, maroon and white imprinting on covers and spine; black endpapers; illustrated throughout with color paintings, photographs, maps. New, and completely pristine and flawless, throughout. See all scans. Removed from publisher's shrink wrap and immediately placed in sealed storage, on premises. Collectible first thus / first printing edition of the timeless military strategy classic. Handsome on the cocktail table or the shelf. Ships in a new, sturdy, protective box, of… Read More
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The Art of War

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London: The Folio Society, 2007. 1st Thus. Hardcover. As New/No Dust Jacket. large Octavo. pp XVI, 252. 1st printing. An unread book in a fine condition slipcase which is bumped to lower edge. The book magnificently bound in crushed silk.
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World Classics Library: Eastern Philosophy: The Art of War, Tao Te Ching, The Analects of Confucius, The Way of the Samurai, The Works of Mencius (Arcturus World Classics Library, 1)

by Tzu, Sun; Tzu, Lao; Nitobe, Inazo; Confucius; Mencius

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Arcturus, 2020-07-19. First Edition. hardcover. Very Good/Good. Pages Clean, Binding Tight.
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THE ART OF WAR

THE ART OF WAR

by Sun Tzu

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New York: Barnes & Noble. 2003. First Edition Thus; Thirteenth Printing. Hardcover. 1593081723 . Near Fine in a Near Fine dust jacket. .
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THE ART OF WAR

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New York: Union Square & Co.. 2022. First Edition Thus; First Printing. Hardcover. Fine in a Fine dust jacket. .
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THE ART OF WAR

THE ART OF WAR

by Sun Tzu, Ralph. D. Sawyer

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New York: Barnes & Noble. 1994. Barnes and Noble Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Near Fine in a Near Fine dust jacket. .
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THE ART OF WAR New Translation

THE ART OF WAR New Translation

by Sun-Tzu

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New York: Barnes & Noble. 1994. Barnes and Noble; First Printing. Hardcover. 1566192978 . Very Good in a Very Good dust jacket. Foxing along text block edges. Sunned spine. ; 8.2 X 5.6 X 1.4 inches; 374 pages .
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THE ART OF WAR New Translation

THE ART OF WAR New Translation

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New York: Barnes & Noble. 1994. Barnes and Noble; First Printing. Hardcover. 1566192978 . Near Fine in a Very Good+ dust jacket. Tiny scuff on bottom of front panel. ; 8.2 X 5.6 X 1.4 inches; 374 pages .
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The Art of War, 100 Copy Limited Edition.
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The Art of War, 100 Copy Limited Edition.

by Tzu, Sun

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Vancouver, B.C. Canada : Inkflight, 2019. First edition/first printing. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Good condition. Octavo. Binding is tight and spine fully intact Text body is clean and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting No foxing in this copy All edges neat and clean The Art of War is an ancient Chinese military treatise by Sun Tzu, a high-ranking military general, strategist and tactician. The text is composed of 13 chapters, each of which is devoted to one aspect of warfare. It is commonly thought of as a definitive work on military strategy and tactics. For the last two thousand years it remained the most important military treatise in Asia, where even the common people knew it by name. It has had an influence on Eastern and Western military thinking, business tactics, legal strategy and beyond.The book was first translated into the French language in 1772 by French Jesuit Jean Joseph Marie Amiot and a partial translation into English… Read More
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Arte de la guerra comentado por los filosofos guerreros / Art of War Commented by the Warrior...
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Arte de la guerra comentado por los filosofos guerreros / Art of War Commented by the Warrior Philosophers

by Sun-tzu

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Edaf Antillas, 2013. Paperback. New. 1º ed; 1º imp edition. 208 pages. Spanish language. 9.25x6.00x0.50 inches.
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