• The Book of Korean Poetry: CHOSON DYNASTY

    Singapore
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    2014
    / Literature - Korean literature - Contemporary poetry - Anthology of Contemporary Poetry
    The 16th and 17th-century Korean poets Chong Chol, Pak Illo and Yun Sondo were masters in the sijo (short lyric poetry) and kasa (narrative verse) forms. This translation of their complete works...
    • Book
    • English
    • Available

    The royal palaces of korea: Six centuries of dynastic grandeur

    Singapore
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    2009
    / History
    The Royal Palaces of Korea is the result of years of collaboration between two experts. This book strikes a happy medium by presenting wealth of information of interest to casual readers and of value...
  • Atlas of Korean History

    Publishing historical atlases on Korean history is a task no publishers have undertaken. There have been similar attempts but the maps and text have been kept separate or the atlases have been...
  • To Korea with Love

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    2014
    / Literature - Korean literature - Contemporary essays
    To Korea With Love is a biography of Faye Pinchbeck Moon, written by her daughter Youngme Moon. Originally written in Korean and published in Korea (No One Listened to Her Story, 1999), it has now...
  • A Chain of Dark Tales

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    2011
    / Literature - Korean literature - Contemporary fiction
    A Chain of Dark Tales contains forty-five short stories. The phrase that most accurately describes this book would be The Great Quilt, a panoramic quilt with all possible, even impossible, thoughts...
  • Scenes from Ch'ŏnggaye stream

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    2011
    / Literature - Korean literature - Contemporary fiction
    Written in the 1930s, Scenes from Chonggye Stream is a collage of the daily lives of ordinary people who live along Chonggy Stream, which courses through the center of Seoul, Korea. The novel is...
  • A house on the road

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    2010
    / Literature - Korean literature - Contemporary fiction
    "A House on the Road" features a disintegrating process of the patriarchal headship of a family, the basic pillar of Korean society, and the family members inner struggles in the process against the...
  • I Drift on Unknown Waters in a Glass Boat

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    2010
    / Literature - Korean literature - Contemporary fiction
    I Drift on Unknown Waters in a Glass Boat is the story of Eun-ryeong Kim, a restless, lonely young woman who moves to a small seaside town after breaking off an engagement with a man she does not...
  • The island

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    2011
    / Literature - Korean literature - Contemporary fiction
    With its unique style and heart warming stories, The Island has attracted widespread public attention since it was published in Korea in 1991. The bulk of the work recounts childhood memories and has...
  • The Cozy Path

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    2010
    / Literature - Korean literature - Contemporary fiction
    This searingly poignant collection of seven short stories portrays the lives of characters destined to tragedy by recent events in Korean history and by the harsh realities of a capitalistic society...

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