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The International Journal of Korean Art and Archaeology (Volume 01, 2007 Premier Issue in English), Hongnam, Kim (editor)
1 Hongnam, Kim (editor) The International Journal of Korean Art and Archaeology (Volume 01, 2007 Premier Issue in English)
Seoul, Korea National Museum of Korea 2007 Volume 001 Soft Cover Near Fine Folio - over 12" - 15" tall 
Very clean and tightly bound journal with just a tiny tear to top of spine which I reglued and is holding well. This is a heavy magazine measuring 8-3/4" x 12" pronted on substantial paper. No numbering of pages, but they measure 1/2" thick. Articles include: The Bronze culture of Korea; The Life and Art of Kim Hong-do; The Influence of Baekje on Ancient Japan; The Architectural Theories and Planning Concepts of Seongyojang; Goryeo Celadon in Japan; and A Prospective on the History of Korean Portrait Painting. Nicely illustrated -- a very sophisticated publication. Written in the English language. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Cast Coinage of Korea, Mandel, Edgar J.
2 Mandel, Edgar J. Cast Coinage of Korea
Racine, Washington Western Publishing Co. 1972 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 
Very nice clean book, inside and out. Pages and page edges pristine with no names or writing. Jacket has not been price-clipped and is marred only by one very tiny tear to bottom front edge. Looks very handsome in brand new mylar cover. Book measures 6"x8-1/2" and has 160 pages. A complete catalog of cast coins over a period of 900 years grouped by inscription and mintmark.Each coin is also identified by catalog number, date, denomination and place of issue.Includes test coins, patterns and commemoratives as well as the first catalog of Horse Warrants. At back there is also a Chinese-Korean-English dictionary of characters on Korean coins and charms. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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Toy Soldiers: Memoir of a Combat Platoon Leader in Korea, Sullivan, John A.
3 Sullivan, John A. Toy Soldiers: Memoir of a Combat Platoon Leader in Korea
Jefferson, North Carolina, U.S.A. McFarland & Co Inc Publishing 1991 0899506356 / 9780899506357 Hard Cover Near Fine No DJ, as Issued SIGNED by Author
Very nice, clean book. Grey-brown boards printed in white at face and spine. Clean as a whistle inside and out with no fault other than a small scratch over the "a" in Korea with slight loss of color. Flat signed (no inscription) by author on title page and dated 3-25-92. Illustrated with map and photographs. A memoir of the final days of the Korean Conflict as seen through the eyes of a second lieutenant whose response ranges from acceptance, to disagreement, to disobedience. 163 pages. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Korean Landscape Painting: Continuity And Innovation Through the Ages (Korean Culture Series #4), Yi Song-mi
4 Yi Song-mi Korean Landscape Painting: Continuity And Innovation Through the Ages (Korean Culture Series #4)
Elizabeth, N.J. / Seoul Hollym International Corporation 2006 1565912306 / 9781565912304 First Edition Hard Cover Fine Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Book itself is crisp and clean with no bumps to boards and no names or writing. Boards, pages, and page edges are pristine. Dustjacket is likewise clean with crisp paper and no pricer-clip or creasing. . Only fault is a small chip to lower edge of spine, but is almost invisible because the color of boards matches the color of the jacket. will arrive in brand new mylar.Measures 8" x10" and has 221 pages. Ribbon marker bound-in. Niv cely illustrarted in both color and black and white. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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