[Saigon?]: ASAID/ADPA/LGB, 1968, 1970. October 1970 revision, folio, mixed pagination; tables and charts throughout; original blue printed wrappers (coffee stains), ownership signature at top left-hand corner of upper cover; minor damage from previous rusted previously removed paper clips, many of which remain. Short title: "The Blue Book". This edition not in OCLC.
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[Saigon]: Ministry of Land Reform, Agriculture & Fishery Development, Agricultural Development Bank of Vietnam, April, 1971. Folio, mixed pagination; maps and charts throughout; original cream printed wrappers (soiled), general light edge wear else a fine copy. Former owner Ralph W. Clark, livestock analyst of USAID, with his useful pencil marginalia throughout. Cornell only in OCLC.
Lyon: A. Rey, 1911. First edition, 8vo, pp. , 224, ; 16 folding tables at the back, numerous tables in the text, original printed wrappers bound in; contemporary half black calf over marbled boards; last few pages slightly defective in the fore-margin, slight nibbling at the top outer corner of the rear board; all else good and sound, or better.
[Saigon: n.d., [ca. 1914-15.]. 8vo, folding plate, 20-page extract from Revue Indochinoise (as are all the following); [ bound with:] L'astrologie chez les Annamites, by G. Dumoutier, 26-p. extract, illustrated throughout; [bound with:] La fete du village de Yen-Lang et le bonze tu dao-hahn, by Pham Quyhn, 8-page extract, 2 plates; [bound with:] Une soiree au theatre Annamite, by Edmond Gras, 6-p. extract, 6 plates (1 in color); [bound with:] L'insurrection de Gia-Dinh 1832-1834, by J. Silvestre, 37-page extract. Together in later native Vioetnamese half blue morocco, gilt-lettered spine; 1 plate and 4 pages of text loose (but present), pages toning, else very good.
[San Diego: General Dynamics, General Atomic Division, n.d., ca. 1958,]. 4to,  p.l., 80 leaves; printed from typescript on rectos only; 16 full-page graphs, tables, maps and illustrations; tables in the text; lacking the rear wrapper, else very good in laminate front wrapper. A proposal for the nuclear facility at Dalat, estimated cost $749,735. Not in OCLC.
Saigon: Cong Dan, 1958. First edition, 8vo, pp. [iii]-viii, 164; pages toned, a few annotations in pencil, previous owner's name in pen on back free endpaper; original printed wrappers (soiled), minor damage to front cover, discrete tape repair to spine head; good or better. "Recalls the savage and shameful tactics and maneuvers of the Communists in North Viet-nam and denouncing all the barbarous acts of a totalitarian system" (Foreword).
Paris: Société d'éditions géographiques, maritimes et coloniales, 1925. First edition, 8vo, pp. xiv, 254; 10 plates from photographs; several short nicks in the spine, else very good in original cream wrappers printed in black and red; Bangkok bookseller ticket inside front wrapper. Hunting in Vietnam: tigers, panthers, elephants, etc... With a preface by Général Berdoulat.
[n.p.]: 1960. Extrait du Bulletin de la Société des Études Indochinoises. Nouvelle Série, tome XXXV, No. 3; 4to, pp. 30; 3 folding maps, numerous black and white photographs; inscribed by the author to the French Ambassador of Vietnam on front endpaper. Some toning at edges, small ink mark on upper rear cover, else very good in original printed wrappers. This edition not in OCLC.
[Saigon: Bùi-trong-Thúc], 1963. First edition, 8vo, pp. 188, ; errata slip tipped in; map, illustrations from photographs throughout; printing on wrappers flaking away, all else near fine in original decorative wrappers. Cao Lãnh is the capital city of Dong Thap province, Vietnam; however, prior to 1975, Cao Lanh was the capital of the Kien Phong province, in the Mekong Delta region of South Vietnam. In February 1976, Kien Phong was merged with Sa Dec province to become Dong Thap province. Sa Dec became the capital city of the new province. Cao Lanh replaced Sa Dec as the capital since April 24, 1994, and became a city since October 2007.
[Saigon: Gam Hoa, 1969]. Small folio, pp. 110; chiefly photographic illustrations; original brown pictorial wrappers, shelf wear, chips along spine, corners a bit bumped and worn, ownership signature on ffep, else interior mostly fine. A pictorial study of the Vietnamese Central Highlands and its peoples.
Hanoi: Foreign Language Publishing House, 1963. First edition in English language (an Esperanto edition was published in the same year),12mo, pp. 319; maps (1 folding), bookseller's ticket on title page, in preface quote from Ho Chi Minh a paper label is laid over his name, lower corners of first few leaves and upper cover are creased, extremities lightly creased and soiled, tape repair at upper spine, else very good in original black and green pictorial wrappers. Translation of Mai's novel, 'Cao diem cuoi cùng'. Huu Mai, was a war correspondent of the "Vanguard Army" and an active participant in many campaigns by the Vietnam People's Army in North Vietnam from 1947 to the Dien Bien Phu battle in 1954.
Saigon: Bo van-hóa giáo-duc, 1965-66. First edition, 8vo, 2 volumes, -287; -295, ; pp. -232; facsimiles throughout; very good in original decorative wrappers printed in red and black. Publication of the Institute of Archaeological Research, volume numbers 10 and 13. Includes original text in Chinese with Vietnamese translation on opposite pages; introductions in Vietnamese and French. Vietnamese diplomacy and consulate services in the 18th and 19th centuries.
[Saigon]: Ministry of Foreign Affairs, 1968. 4to, pp. 64; photographic illustrations throughout; original white and blue pictorial wrappers, shelf wear mostly affecting corners, last few pages a bit creased, else interior very good. Corrigenda laid in. A record of the humanitarian assistance "from governmental sources, foreign voluntary agencies and professional organizations sponsored by their governments, exclusive of the U.S. programs" - foreword by Tran Chanh Thanh, Minister of Foreign Affairs. OCLC locates one copy, in the Netherlands.
[Saigon]: The Army and People Council, Republic of Vietnam, August 15, 1966. 8vo, pp. 42; tables; original blue printed stapled wrappers, front cover considerably toned along edges, general light shelf wear; extensive notes in pencil and ink on last 2 leaves, else interior fine. Cornell only copy in OCLC.
Saigon: Economic and Financial Planning Division, 1964. Oblong 8vo, pp. 93; volume 1 (as stated on upper cover, and apparently all published), numerous graphs and tables. Covers a bit soiled and chipped at edges, else very good in original printed wrappers. OCLC locates only 2 copies, both in the UK.
Saigon: United States Agency for International Development, 1968. 4to, pp. 52; offered with "Education projects in the Republic of Vietnam", 1969, pp. 47; photographic illustrations, text in typescript; original pictorial wrappers (soiled), edges toned, corners a bit bumped from shelf wear; interior mostly fine. OCLC locates only 2 copies of the 1968 edition (Harvard & Library of Congress) & no copies of the 1969 edition.
[Saigon?]: USAID Office of Education, 1970. 4to, stapled typescript;  leaves, printed on rectos only; charts and graphs throughout; a bit toned, some dust soiling, minor shelf wear. Provides information on major objectives, the education pyramid in Vietnam, as well as statistical data on funds, teachers, and classroom construction. Not in OCLC.