Category: Martial Arts


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TaeKwon-Do - Tae Kwon Do

By: Master Y.K. Kim

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Orlando, Y.K. Kim: 1983

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 545

ISBN: 0893050520

Condition: Very Good +

Orlando: Y.K. Kim, 1983. First edition. Very Good +/good +. Orlando: Y.K. Kim, 1983. First edition. Very Good +/good +. Kim, Y.K. TaeKwon-Do. Orlando, Florida: Master Y.K. Kim, 1983, first edition. Hardcover with dust jacket, 8 1/2 by 11-inches, 183 pp. Black cloth with gilt spine and cover titles. The hardcover has very faint rubbing to the head of the spine and minor bumping to the lower corner of the front board. Small yellowed area on the upper edge of the front pastedown, and light offset on the ffep, where a label was once affixed. No other marks or writing. The dust jacket ... View more info

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Bushido: The Spirit of the Samurai

By: Nitobe, Inazo; William Elliott Griffis, intro.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Boston, Shambhala Publications: 2005

Edition: second printing of this edition

Seller ID: 2786

Condition: Near Fine

Hardcover with dust jacket, 11.5 by 17.8 cm, xix 145 pp. plus list of publisher’s books. Fine, unread copy in fine jacket, except there is a previous owner’s bookplate of the front pastedown (dated 2010, it celebrates reaching Shodan - 1st degree black belt - and features an image of Chojun Miyagi, founder of Goju-Ryu). “There are eight virtues of Bushido, the code of the samurai: justice, courage, benevolence, politeness, sincerity, honor, loyalty, and self-control. These virtues comprise the essence of Japanese cultural beliefs, which are still present today.” View more info

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Martial Arts of the World An Encyclopedia (2 Volume Set)

By: Thomas Green

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Santa Barbara, ABC-Clio: 2001

Edition: First printing

Seller ID: 977

ISBN: 1576071502

Condition: Very Good

Green, Thomas A., ed. Martial Arts of the World: An Encyclopedia, Volume One A-Q and Volume Two R-Z. Santa Barbara, California: ABC-CLIO, Inc., 2001, first printing. Hardcovers with glossy, illustrated covers, 894 pp. total. This listing includes BOTH volumes. These are ex-library copies in very good condition. They have library stamps on the top edges of the textblocks, but no other external markings or labels. The front-free endpapers of both volumes have several stamps, labels and “discard” in marker (see images). There is one stamp on the title pages of each volume, and volume tw... View more info