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Rare Martial Arts Books Rare & Antiquarian Books

Martial arts is an ancient tradition in many cultures, so there are many rare and antique books dedicated to the study of martial arts. Biblio is proud to feature several of those rare martial arts books below in the Biblio Rare Book Room. The rare and antique martial arts books range in topics from the history of Jiu-Jitsu to early Japanese sword history. If you are passionate about martial arts, be sure to check out the rare martial arts books section of the Biblio Rare Book Room.

Corpus of martial arts legends (all 12)(Chinese Edition) by (QING)DING BING DING SHEN JI

Guangling bookstore. hardcover. New. Ship out in 2 business day, And Fast shipping, Free Tracking number will be provided after the shipment.Hardcover. Publisher: Guangling bookstore. Book series from Five years on the late martial arts dynasty (now Han...

From cninternationalseller


The Sword And The Centuries, Or Old Sword Days And Old Sword Ways, Being A Description Of The Various Swords Used In Civilized Europe During The Last Five Centuries, And Of Single Combats Which Have Been Fought With Them by Hutton, Alfred

Grant Richards, London, 1901; First Edition; 8vo, 367 pages; illustrated. A detailed history of swordplay which traces the sword and its use from the fifteenth through the nineteenth centuries. Much discussion of early types of swords, such as the Two-H...

From AARDWOLF Fine Books


Ultimate Jujutsu: Principles & Practices by Maberry, Shihan Jonathan

Doyelstown, Pennsylvania: Strider Nolan Publishing. New. 2002. First Edition. Soft Cover. 006611: Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. Book has neat black mark on bottom edge of page block (New Remainder Book) and has slight shelf wear at corners. "Jujutsu ...



Fundamental Kendo: Compiled by All Japan Kendo Federation by Various

Japan Publications, 1974. Second Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Size: Quarto. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully int...

From Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books


Teaching American Art of Self Protection from Hollywood to Guadalcanal: Streamlining Jiu-Jitsu by Corporal Samuel B. Cummings

SIGNED, FIRST EDITION, 1ST PRINTING - Teaching American Art of Self Protection from Hollywood to Guadalcanal: Streamlining Jiu-Jitsu by Corporal Samuel B. Cummings is a Signed (by author Cummings with his name and Yours For Victory) S. B. Cummings softcov...

From learco


Taekwon-Do (The Korean Art of Self Defence) by Gen. Choi Hong Hi

International Taekwon-Do Federation , 1995. General wear and water marks to jacket. Water marks to leading edge of early pages. 765 pages with b/w illustrations. A condensed version of the 15 volume Encyclopedia of Taekwon-Do. . FOURTH EDITION. Hard...

From Terra Australis Books


Self Defense; Professional & Amateur Boxing, June-July, 1930 by Editor: Joe Burten; Assoc. Editors: Jay J. Thomas, James J. Corbett, and Jack O'Brien

New York: Periodical Publishing Company, 1930. RARE, OCLC locates one copy, at University of Notre Dame Library. Near Fine, faint soiling rear wrapper. 48 pages with numerous black and white photographs. . First Printing. Magazine. Near Fine/No Jacket, As...

From Dale Steffey Books


Kung-Fu Monthly No. 10 (Bruce Lee Poster) by Yen, Felix

Very Good-. Magazine. Kung Fu Monthly No. 10 with The First Bruce Lee Kung-Fu Movie Special Report, an article with Chuck Norris and fold-out poster of Bruce Lee. (1976); 4to - over 9¾" - 12" . ...

From Book Gallery // Mike Riley


Judo ( Jujutsu ) by Kano, Jigoro

Tokyo: Board of Tourist Industry Japanese Government Railway, 1937. Fine but for just a bit of bumping and fading to the yapped edges. Still in the original glassine which has only slight wear and minor chipping. Internally fine. # 16 in the Tourist Libra...

From Renaissance Books


Complete Records of World's Heavyweight Boxing Champions Illustrated by Sullivan, Alex (Editor)

New York: Alex Sullivan, 1941. First Printing, date from internal evidence of Joe Louis' last figh June,t 1941. Very Good, small scrape top edge front wrapper, front wrapper a touch faded, faded seller's stamp top edge front cover. 64 pp. with numerous bl...

From Dale Steffey Books


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