Bookshop USA Translation
 
  Korean Booklist News & Notice Site Map
 (0)
 
Total KRW 0
 Prices are tax excluded  
 
 
 
HOME > BOOK SHOP > BOOKS PUBLISHED BY SEOUL SELECTION    
 
Korean Tea Classics
Price per Unit (piece): KRW 18,000
USD 15.38
Author: Brother Anthony of Taize, Hong Kyeong-hee, Steven D. Owyoung
Publisher: Seoul Selection
Pub. Date: June. 2010
Pages: 196
Cover: Softcover
Dimensions (in inches): 5.98 x 8.34 x 0.57
ISBN: 9788991913660
Quantity:     
 
   
 
  Send to a friend
  Print
 
 
 
 
[Seoul Selection]
The Korean Way of Tea
KRW 18,000
USD 15.38
 
 

 
 
 

Description
 

Three ancient texts expressing the essence of the Korean Way of Tea are here translated into English for the first time. The oldest, ChaBu Rhapsody to Tea, by Hanjae Yi Mok (1471-1498), is a sophisticated and delicate celebration of tea. The author was a scholar of considerable attainments who died far too early. The 19th century saw a tea revival among Korean literati. Its main guide was the Venerable Cho‐ui (1786-1866). The first of his tea texts, ChaSinJeon Chronicle of the Spirit of Tea, he copied from a Ming Chinese work to serve as a practical guide to tea. The great poem, DongChaSong Hymn in Praise of Korean Tea, for which Cho‐ui is chiefly celebrated, is a set of formal poetic stanzas celebrating tea with notes by the author to elucidate the references.
 

This volume offers an English translation of these three remarkable works, with explanatory notes and biographies of the two great masters of Korean tea. It gives readers who are unfamiliar with Classical Chinese access to the essential texts of the Korean Way of Tea. 
 

 
 

Korean Booklist published in May...
Korean Booklist published in Apri..
Korean Booklist published in Aug...
Korean Booklist published in Jul...
Korean Booklist published in Jun...
Korean Booklist Published in May...
Korean Booklist Published in Apr...
Korean Booklist published in Mar...
Home | Products | About Us | My Account | Terms | Privacy Policy | Shipping & Handling Policy
B1 Korean Publishers Association B/D, 105-2, Sagan-dong, Jongno-gu, Seoul, 110-190, Korea
TEL : 02-734-9565 (in Korea) / 82-2-734-9565 (outside Korea) / FAX : 02-734-9563 / E-mail : hankinseoul@gmail.com
Business Registration Number : 101-81-90070 / Seoul Government Shopping Mall Registration Number : 01-1299
Copyright © 2012 SEOUL SELECTION. All Rights Reserved.                 Designed by Ebizcare.com