The Selected Poems of Korean Minstrel Kim Sat Gat

by Yong Hee Chung



Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 2/24/2009

Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 6x9
Page Count : 292
ISBN : 9781425167592

About the Book

Kim Sat Gat a.k.a. Kim Lip is called the Divine Poet in Korea. He had wandered all over Choson for more than 30 years and composed numerous poems of various tones. From the Lee Eungsoo’s Collection of Kim Lip’s Poems(1941), the 108 poems in Chinese or Korean were selected and divided into eight segments: visual rhythm, nature, wandering and satire, pathos, love, dialogue, potpourri and Gwa-si(long poems). They were redacted, translated and annotated by Yong Hee Chung at Hallym University in Korea.

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