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Author Ch'oe, Wŏn-o.
Title Hanʼguk sinhwa. English
An illustrated guide to Korean mythology / Choi Won-Oh.
Imprint Folkestone : Global Oriental, 2008.

Author Ch'oe, Wŏn-o.
Subject Legends -- Korea.
Tales -- Korea.
Mythology, Korean.
Add Title Korean mythology
Author Ch'oe, Wŏn-o.
Subject Legends -- Korea.
Tales -- Korea.
Mythology, Korean.
Add Title Korean mythology
Description 1 online resource (ix, 317 pages, 2 unnumbered pages) : illustrations (some color), color maps
polychrome rdacc
Note digitized 2010 HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve pda
Originally published in Korea in two volumes.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (page 319).
Contents Myths about cosmology and flood -- Myths about birth and agriculture -- Myths about the messengers of the underworld -- Myths about shamans -- Myths about disease -- Myths about good fortune -- Myths about love and family -- Myths about the gods of village shrines -- Myths about heroes.
Summary This book provides an introduction to centuries-old beliefs, myths and folk tales relating to individual destiny, love and family, the birth of heroes, the universe, ghosts, gods and exorcists, and includes a wide selection of both old artworks, including rare shamanist paintings, and contemporary illustrations.
Access Use copy Restrictions unspecified star
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010.
System Details Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9789004213258 (electronic bk.)
9004213252 (electronic bk.)
OCLC # 754765284
Additional Format Print version: Chʻoe, Wŏn-o. Hanʼguk sinhwa. English. Illustrated guide to Korean mythology. Folkestone : Global Oriental, 2008 9781905246601 (DLC) 2008436871 (OCoLC)154714398

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