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Things Korean

Author: Ŏ-ryŏng Yi; John Holstein
Publisher: Rutland, Vt. : C.E. Tuttle Co., 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st Tuttle edView all editions and formats
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This is a guide to traditional life in Korea. It surveys native objects from totems to hairpins, crock pots, to temple bells to graves, explaining their historical significance and place in Korean life.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ŏ-ryŏng Yi; John Holstein
ISBN: 0804821291 9780804821292
OCLC Number: 51460911
Language Note: Translated from Korean.
Description: 144 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm
Responsibility: by Lee O-Young ; translated by John Holstein.
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This historical and cultural primer on Korea includes colour photographs of items such as totems, hairpins, crock pots, temple bells, scissors and gravestones. By exploring the hidden world of Korean  Read more...

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