Korean Mythology Collection: The Stories, Folklore, Fairy Tales, Folktales, and History of Korea (Unabridged) Korean Mythology Collection: The Stories, Folklore, Fairy Tales, Folktales, and History of Korea (Unabridged)

Korean Mythology Collection: The Stories, Folklore, Fairy Tales, Folktales, and History of Korea (Unabridged‪)‬

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Publisher Description

Dive deep into the enchanting world of Korean mythology with this comprehensive collection that brings together three classic works on Korea's rich tapestry of tales, legends, and folklore. This anthology draws from the following renowned titles:

Korean Fairy Tales by William Elliot Griffis: A captivating journey through stories that have shaped the Korean imagination for centuries. Griffis beautifully captures the essence of these tales, taking listeners on an unforgettable journey through a land filled with magic, mystery, and ancient wisdom.

Korean Folk Tales: Imps, Ghosts, and Fairies Translated From the Korean of Im Bang and Yi Ryuk by James S. Gale: This collection provides a unique blend of haunting ghost stories and tales of mischievous imps. Gale's translations perfectly capture the spirit and wit of these enduring tales, making them as compelling today as they were when first told.

Korean Tales by Horace Newton Allen: Beyond just stories, Allen provides readers with a nuanced understanding of the cultural and historical context of these tales. His descriptive chapters about Korea serve as a valuable introduction to the country's vibrant folklore.

Here is a look some of the stories inside this collection:

The Unmannerly Tiger
Tokgabi and His Pranks
East Light and the Bridge of Fishes
Prince Sandalwood, the Father of Korea
The Rabbit's Eyes
Topknots and Crockery Hats
Tokgabi's Menagerie
The King of the Sparrows
The Wild-Cat Woman
The Ill-Fated Priest
Cursed by the Snake
Ten Thousand Devils
The Home of the Fairies
The Honest Witch
The Faithful Dancing-Girl Wife
The Trials of Two Heavenly Lovers
The Enchanted Wine-Jug
The Magic Peach
The Mirror that Made Trouble


Whether you're a lover of mythology, a student of Korean culture, or simply in search of a mesmerizing listen, this collection offers a treasure trove of stories that have withstood the test of time. Delve into this book and let the magic of Korean mythology enchant you.

GENRE
History
NARRATOR
JFM
James Francis Markert
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
13:47
hr min
RELEASED
2024
June 11
PUBLISHER
Chronos Publishing
PRESENTED BY
Audible.com
SIZE
730.5
MB