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Author Oh, Young Kyun, author

Title Engraving virtue : the printing history of a premodern Korean moral primer / by Young Kyun Oh
Published Leiden : Brill, 2013
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Description 1 online resource (x, 299 pages) : illustrations
Series Brill's Korean studies library, 1876-7079 ; v. 3
Brill's Korean studies library ; v. 3. 1876-7079
Contents Prelude to a Confucian State : Literati, Morality, and Books -- The Conception of the Samgang haengsil-to -- Vernacular Sounds and the Reduced Edition -- The Sequels : Here and Now in the Choson
Summary In Engraving Virtue, Young Kyun Oh investigates the publishing history of the Samgang Haengsil-to (Illustrated Guide to the Three Relations), a moral primer of Chos?n (1392-1910), and traces the ways in which woodblock printed books contributed to shaping premodern Korea
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Samgang haengsilto -- Influence.
Samgang haengsilto.
Confucian ethics -- Korea -- History.
Primers (Prayer books) -- Korea -- History.
Wood-engraving -- Printing -- Korea -- History.
Korea -- History -- Chosŏn dynasty, 1392-1910.
Korea -- Social conditions -- 1392-1910.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1299638341 (electronic bk.)
9004251960 (electronic bk.)
9781299638341 (electronic bk.)
9789004251960 (electronic bk.)