[KS] An old book about Korea

michael robinson robime at indiana.edu
Fri Jul 30 10:31:32 EDT 2004

Dear Brother Anthony:

Would this be Cornilius Osgood's anthropology "The Koreans."  If memory
serves me right his field work was done on Kanghwa Is.

Mike Robinson
----- Original Message -----
From: "Brother Anthony" <ansonjae at ccs.sogang.ac.kr>
To: <koreanstudies at koreaweb.ws>
Sent: Thursday, July 29, 2004 9:05 PM
Subject: [KS] An old book about Korea

> Many years ago, before arriving here, I read a book about Korea (in
English) published early in the 20th
> century that was mainly about life in Kanghwa Island and I wonder if
anyone recognizes it and is able to
> indicate the title and author? It was very precise in its evocations of
daily life, the traces of the
> French and American attacks still visible, and it included several plates.
I would very much like to read
> it again. Even a photocopy...
> Brother Anthony
> Sogang University, Seoul, Korea

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