The Arts of ancient Korea
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Published by Kwang Myong Pub. Co. in Seoul .
Written in English


  • Civilization,
  • Art,
  • History

Book details:

Edition Notes

Originally pub.: c1974.

StatementBureau of Cultural Property, Ministry of Culture and Information, Republic of Korea
LC ClassificationsN7363 .A77 1979
The Physical Object
Pagination397 p.
Number of Pages397
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL27160697M

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