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The Story of Hong Gildong

by Minsoo Kang

Paperback, 100 pages, Penguin Group USA, List Price: $15 |

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This new translation introduces a classic Korean adventure hero to Western audiences. Hong Gildong is a swashbuckler in the Robin Hood mode, who leaves home and becomes the leader of a band of outlaws.

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