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Corporate Author Ch'ŏngju Koinswae Pangmulgwan, issuing body.

Title Jikji, light from the East / [text, Chung Je-kyu, Hwang Jung-ha, Park Sang-il ; translation, Hong Geun].

Publication Info. Cheongju city, South Korea : Cheongju Early Printing Museum, 2017.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    686.2095 CHO  v.2    Available
Description 2 volumes : illustrations (some color) ; 21 cm
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Note Statements of responsibility and publication date from colophon.
"Date of publication, 20th December 2017."
Contents Jikji, seeking truth from the pioneers of Buddhism. I. The oldest book printed with metal type in the world ; II. Publication of Jikji and analyses of it ; III. Content of Jikji -- Publication of Jikji, the book printed with metal type during the Goryeo Dynasty, and how it has been passed on over time. I. Introduction ; II. Invention of metal type printing in the Goryeo Dynasty ; III. Publication of Jikji, a book printed with metal type ; IV. How the National Library of France obtained Jikji ; V. Display of Jikji at the National Library of France -- Heungdeoksa Temple and the discovery of Heungdeoksa Temple Site. I. Story of Heungdeoksa Temple Site until its discovery ; II. Foundation and shutdown of Heungdeoksa Temple ; III. Excavated relics and the site layout ; IV. Excavated relics ; V. Epilogue.
Subject Kyŏnghan, 1299-1375. Paegun Hwasang chʻorok Pulcho chikchi simchʻe yojŏl. Ha.
Printing -- Korea -- History.
Type and type-founding -- Korea -- History.
Korean type -- History.
Buddhism -- Korea.
Hŭngdŏksa Site (Ch'ŏngju-si, Ch'ungch'ŏng-bukto, Korea)
Korea -- Intellectual life.
Korea -- History -- Koryŏ period, 935-1392.
Ch'ŏngju-si (Ch'ungch'ŏng-bukto, Korea) -- Antiquities.
Added Author Chŏng, Che-gyu, author.
Hwang, Chŏng-ha, author.
Pak, Sang-il, author.
ISBN 9788967710989 (hardcover)
8967710984 (hardcover)
9788967711283 vol.2
896771128X vol.2

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