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Kagok wŏllyu / Kyŏngsŏng Taehak Chosŏn Munhakhoe
歌曲源流 / 京城大學朝鮮文學會
Bib ID 79508
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline
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Description [Seoul] : Kyŏngsŏng Taehak Chosŏn Munhakhoe, 1929 
[Seoul] : 京城大學朝鮮文學會, 1929 
1 v. (various pagings) ; 27 cm. 
Series

McLaren-Human collection.

Summary

This is a 1929 edition of a major Korean anthology, originally compiled in 1876 by two poets and musicians, Pak Hyo-gwan and An Min-yong. It contains many lyrics of the Korean sung or chanted verses known as sijo, which are usually about love, loyalty, virtue or beautiful scenery. It also includes a few kasa, a form of long poem, intended to be sung.

Notes

Cover title.

Printed on double leaves, oriental style.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-248164143

Library's copy annotated in pencil that it was a gift to Jessie McLaren.

The Library also holds several recent editions of this work published alone or as part of larger Korean literary anthologies.

Subjects Kasa.  |  Sijo.
Other authors/contributors Kyŏngsŏng Taehakkyo. Chosŏn Munhakhoe
京城大學校. 朝鮮文學會

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