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Korean myths and folk legends

by PК»ae-gang Hwang

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Published by Jain Pub. Company in Fremont, Calif .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Korea.
    • Subjects:
    • Mythology, Korean.,
    • Legends -- Korea.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Pae-Gang Hwang ; translated by Young-Hie Han, Se-Chung Kim, and Seung-Pyong Chwae.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBL2230 .H8513 2006
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3416934M
      ISBN 100895818558
      ISBN 109780895818553
      LC Control Number2005033210

      For ancient folklore and myths of Korea, see Category:Korean mythology. Subcategories. This category has the following 5 subcategories, out of 5 total. South Korean folklore‎ (1 C) K Korean fairy tales‎ (3 P) Korean legendary creatures‎ (1 C, 19 P) L Korean legends‎ (5 P) T.   This was originally published in a series of 'folklore and legends' volumes by the firm of W.W. Gibbings between and , and the author (editor?) is unnamed, but the initials C.J.T. given after the preface are apparently those of one Charles John Tibbitts. It has been republished as Oriental Myths and Legends. The book is meant to be.

      The aliens in these legends are not men from outer space but the underground folk: fairies, trolls, elves, and the like. The Recovered Bride (Ireland). Taken by the Good People (Ireland). Twenty Years with the Good People (Ireland). Ethna the Bride (Ireland). Jamie . Information about the Library of Congress' Folk Culture collections, and about current folklife events. Encyclopedia Mythica A well-organized, quick reference to gods and goddesses, legendary creatures, and monsters from a wide range of world mythologies and folklore. Myths and Legends A vast collection of links to information and texts. Mythtext.

      The Salt Peddler and the White Fox (This story was originally posted on Dr. Jason N. Joh's page of Korean legends and folk that page is now only available from the Wayback Machine, we are reprinting it here). (NOTES): People who are judged to be merely cunning, sly and clever are often kept at a distance, sometimes hated, and even feared.. Whatever the original reasons may have. Inside: Take a look at our top selections of Korean folktales for kids — delightful myths and stories to celebrate Korean culture. I’ve been fortunate to have been gifted with Korean folktale picture book by my Korean mother in law. It’s a nice way to connect my kids with their (one-half) Korean heritage.


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