Seoul. Korea Branch Royal Asiatic Society. 1968. Reprint. Stock ID #129738
Maps, folding map, black and white photographic plates, fold-out musical text to the sijo, 97pp + 78pp + 103pp + 93pp + 152pp, indices, appendices, member lists, red hardback with gilt lettering spine, coves scratched and soiled, leaves little browned along edges, foxing to outermost leaves, overall very sound. Originally published 1951-1960. Contents include: Palaces in Seoul; Puyo, one of Korea's Ancient Capitals; Tripitaka Koreana; Tombs of the Yi Dynasty Kings and Queens; Some Notes on the Earliest Western Contacts with Korea; Kyongju, Ancient Capital of Silla; An Introduction to the Sijo; A History of the Chong Dong Area and the American Embassy Residence Compound; Census Taking under the Yi Dynasty; The American Role in the Opening of Korea to the West; Some Notes on Koryo Military Units. (When referring to this item please quote stockid 129738).
Price: $48.00 AU