Jikji, Light from the East

By: Jekyu, Chung, Cheongju Early Printing Museum, et al

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Book is in excellent condition. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Dust jacket shows the slightest signs of shelf wear only, no tears. Brown paper over boards with silver and black lettering. 166 pages. Jikji is the world's oldest metal-printed material available today, developed in a small temple named Heungdeoksa Temple 80 years earlier than the printing of the 42-line Gutenberg Bible. This book includes the book Jikji, seeeking truth from the pioneer of Buddhism

Title: Jikji, Light from the East

Author: Jekyu, Chung, Cheongju Early Printing Museum, et al

Categories: History, General, Technical/Technology, Books on Books, Asia,

Publisher: Cheongju Early Printing Museum: 2017

ISBN Number: 8967710984

ISBN Number 13: 9788967710989

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Books on Books

Seller ID: 142251

Keywords: Korean History, Buddhism, Monk, Baefun Hwasang, Goryeo Dynasty, Metal Type, Woodblocks, Aen, Buddha, Printing, History of, Gutenberg Bible, ,