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Brave Hong Kil-dong = Yonggamhan Hong Kil-dong ; The man who bought the…

by Kim Yong-Kol

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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0930878914, Hardcover)

Vol. 8 in the 10 vol. set: Korean Folktales for Children. Two folktales are included in this one volume. The first story is about Brave Hong Kil-dong, a commoner, who becomes a chivalrous and well-educated leader of a band of men and works for the cause of justice - a Korean Robin Hood. A greedy man makes a young man pay money for a tree's shade. But he soon learns the shade is much more valuable than the greedy man had ever imagined.

(retrieved from Amazon Thu, 12 Mar 2015 18:17:46 -0400)

A bilingual retelling of two Korean folktales, the first about Kil-dong who was the son of a high-ranking aristocrat and a mother who was servant to his father. He was very smart but could not take his place in government so he ran away to learn about the world. The second story is about a man who purchased the right to rest in the shade of a certain tree in town.… (more)

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