Sohn Pow-key: EARLY KOREAN TYPOGRAPHY. Seoul, 1982. 488 pp. 25 plates, 7 figures. 38x27 cm. Half-cloth covered with patterned embossed paper.
New edition of an excellent survey and technical analysis of books printed in Korea with movable types from earliest times till the end of the 19th century. 'Tipped-in' are 83 facsimiles of specimen pages from old books. In English and Korean. Scarce.
Available, as of: 08/11/2019
Was item 599 in printed List 196.
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