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The Resource Memoirs of Lady Hyegyong : the Autobiographical Writings of a Crown Princess of Eighteenth-Century Korea

Memoirs of Lady Hyegyong : the Autobiographical Writings of a Crown Princess of Eighteenth-Century Korea

Label
Memoirs of Lady Hyegyong : the Autobiographical Writings of a Crown Princess of Eighteenth-Century Korea
Title
Memoirs of Lady Hyegyong
Title remainder
the Autobiographical Writings of a Crown Princess of Eighteenth-Century Korea
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Lady Hyegyong's memoirs, which recount the chilling murder of her husband by his father, form one of the best known and most popular classics of Korean literature. From 1795 until 1805 Lady Hyegyong composed this masterpiece, depicting a court life Shakespearean in its pathos, drama, and grandeur. Presented in its social, cultural, and historical contexts, this first complete English translation opens a door into a world teeming with conflicting passions, political intrigue, and the daily preoccupations of a deeply intelligent and articulate woman. JaHyun Kim Haboush's accurate, fluid t
Cataloging source
IDEBK
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Haboush, JaHyun Kim
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hyegyŏnggung Hong Ssi
  • Hyegyŏnggung Hong Ssi
  • Civilization, Modern
  • Princesses
  • Korea
  • Korea
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Civilization, Modern
  • Kings and rulers
  • Princesses
  • Korea
Label
Memoirs of Lady Hyegyong : the Autobiographical Writings of a Crown Princess of Eighteenth-Century Korea
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; CONTENTS; Illustrations; FOREWORD; ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; INTRODUCTION; The Author and Autobiographical Discourse; Narrating Lives and the Sense of Self; The Genres; The Individual Memoirs: Themes and Issues; Texts; TRANSLATOR'S NOTE; PRINCIPAL PERSONS; THE MEMOIRS OF LADY HYEGYŎNG; The Memoir of 1795; The Memoir of 1801; The Memoir of 1802; The Memoir of 1805; APPENDIX 1: GENEALOGICAL TABLE OF THE YI ROYAL HOUSE; APPENDIX 2: GENEALOGICAL TABLE OF THE HONG FAMILY; APPENDIX 3: GENEALOGICAL TABLE OF THE KYŎNGJU KIM FAMILY; NOTES; GLOSSARY; A; C; F; H; I; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; W; Y
  • INDEXA; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; W; Y
Control code
ocn857968602
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781299848047
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 516055
  • 22573/ctt455t3g
  • e3774dd7-6581-44c4-b161-8832a71fbf33
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)857968602
Label
Memoirs of Lady Hyegyong : the Autobiographical Writings of a Crown Princess of Eighteenth-Century Korea
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; CONTENTS; Illustrations; FOREWORD; ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; INTRODUCTION; The Author and Autobiographical Discourse; Narrating Lives and the Sense of Self; The Genres; The Individual Memoirs: Themes and Issues; Texts; TRANSLATOR'S NOTE; PRINCIPAL PERSONS; THE MEMOIRS OF LADY HYEGYŎNG; The Memoir of 1795; The Memoir of 1801; The Memoir of 1802; The Memoir of 1805; APPENDIX 1: GENEALOGICAL TABLE OF THE YI ROYAL HOUSE; APPENDIX 2: GENEALOGICAL TABLE OF THE HONG FAMILY; APPENDIX 3: GENEALOGICAL TABLE OF THE KYŎNGJU KIM FAMILY; NOTES; GLOSSARY; A; C; F; H; I; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; W; Y
  • INDEXA; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; W; Y
Control code
ocn857968602
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781299848047
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 516055
  • 22573/ctt455t3g
  • e3774dd7-6581-44c4-b161-8832a71fbf33
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)857968602

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