Kim Man-jung (1637-1692) is generally accepted as the author of The Nine Cloud Dream (also known as Kuunmong), often considered the greatest classic Korean novel, which he is said to have composed in exile to comfort his mother. A member of the yangban (ruling class) literati, he rose to become the head of the Confucian Academy. His other works include The Record of Lady Saâ€™s Journey South (Sassi Namjeongg).
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Books:The Nine Cloud Dream, February 2019