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Author Kim, Man-jung, 1637-1692.
Title The nine cloud dream / Kim Man-jung ; translated with an introduction and notes by Heinz Insu Fenkl.
Publication Info. New York, New York : Penguin Books, [2019]
Open Library Cover
Location Call No. Status
 Stack 6  F K    IN LIBRARY
Description xxx, 255 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Series Penguin classics
Penguin classics.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Note In English, translated from the Korean.
Contents Introduction / by Heinz Insu Fenkl -- Suggestions for further reading -- A note on the translation -- Acknowledgments -- The nine cloud dream -- Part I. The reincarnation of Hsing-chen -- The young scholar -- Meeting Ch'an-yüeh at Lo-yang -- A mysterious priestess -- Tryst with a fairy and a ghost -- The boy at the roadside -- The imperial son-in-law -- Strategy and tactics -- Part II. Among the dragon folk -- Strange dreams -- The taking of Ch'iung-pei -- Shao-yu's regret -- Two princesses, two wives -- The contest of beauties -- The wine punishment -- Returning to the source -- Appendix A. Names of the eight women -- Appendix B. Reading Kuunmong in Chinese and Korean.
Subject Buddhist monks -- Fiction.
Buddhist philosophy -- Fiction.
Korean fiction -- To 1900 -- Translations into English.
Added Author Fenkl, Heinz Insu, 1960- translator, author of introduction, author of added commentary.
Added Title Kuunmong. English
ISBN 9780143131274 (paperback)
0143131273 (paperback)
9781524705022 (ebook)