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Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker) 1892-1973

Works: 3,687 works in 14,194 publications in 34 languages and 172,983 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Domestic fiction  Biography  Biographies  Historical fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Romance fiction  Juvenile works  Political fiction 
Roles: Author, Translator, Author of introduction, Creator, Librettist, Editor, Bibliographic antecedent, Other, Contributor, Interviewee, Speaker, Dedicatee, Honoree, Correspondent
Classifications: PS3503.U198, 813.52
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Most widely held works about Pearl S Buck
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Most widely held works by Pearl S Buck
The good earth by Pearl S Buck( Book )

653 editions published between 1931 and 2017 in 9 languages and held by 12,942 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wang Lang, a simple peasant farmer, takes as a wife a battered slave girl who becomes an indomitable, loyal woman. Working the land together, they prosper and increase their holdings, yet Wang eventually betrays his family and neglects the earth he had worshipped
Dragon seed by Pearl S Buck( Book )

185 editions published between 1929 and 2015 in 11 languages and held by 3,498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the Japanese take Nanking, Ling Tan and his family must adjust to the changes in their lives and become guerilla fighters
Imperial woman by Pearl S Buck( Book )

165 editions published between 1955 and 2018 in 9 languages and held by 3,425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fictionized biography of Tzu-hsi, the last empress of China, who was known as "Old Buddha."
Pavilion of women by Pearl S Buck( Book )

94 editions published between 1946 and 2018 in 13 languages and held by 3,227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the author of The Good Earth comes the story of Madame Wu, a woman whose surprising decision to retire from married life and select a concubine for her husband upsets her extended household
Peony by Pearl S Buck( Book )

189 editions published between 1937 and 2015 in 11 languages and held by 3,134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of a bondservant is inextricably related to the Jewish family she serves in this historic novel of K'aifeng Jews in the early 1800s
Mandala by Pearl S Buck( Book )

120 editions published between 1970 and 2007 in 14 languages and held by 3,073 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Jagat, a prince in the Indian government before 1960, falls in love with an American, and the two search for their own identity in the new country."
Sons by Pearl S Buck( Book )

191 editions published between 1931 and 2018 in 11 languages and held by 3,049 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sons is about the differences between three generations. Wang Lung died peacefully in the beginning. The story continued with the three different kinds of life that his three sons led. All of the three sons were concisely portrayed, with a slight emphasis on the third, Wang the Tiger. He rose slowly to the position of a warlord. In order to pass his position to his son as he was growing old, he sent his son to a military school to learn western war techniques. However, his sons turned against him by joining the New Revolutionary Army which was against all old lords
The Living Reed : a Novel by Pearl S Buck( Book )

97 editions published between 1963 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,972 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A novel of a family living in Korea from the era of Queen Min to the end of World War II
The big wave by Pearl S Buck( Book )

94 editions published between 1947 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 2,896 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

His family and village swept away by a tidal wave, Jiya learns to live with the ever-present dangers from the sea and volcano
The three daughters of Madame Liang by Pearl S Buck( Book )

103 editions published between 1968 and 2011 in 8 languages and held by 2,843 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A novel of China
Kinfolk by Pearl S Buck( Book )

50 editions published between 1939 and 2015 in 11 languages and held by 2,484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scenes are modern Manhattan and China. The story stresses Biracial problems and Binational cultures
East wind, west wind by Pearl S Buck( Book )

334 editions published between 1930 and 2013 in 13 languages and held by 2,446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the life story of a traditional Chinese woman through her inner thoughts and feelings. The woman, who was betrothed to a Chinese man before birth, finds herself married to the man who has studied in America to become a doctor. The woman is conflicted between her stiff Chinese traditions and the more modern, western beliefs of her husband
The patriot by Pearl S Buck( Book )

144 editions published between 1939 and 2018 in 8 languages and held by 2,437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of a young Chinese revolutionist and his experiences in Japan and China
A house divided by Pearl S Buck( Book )

112 editions published between 1930 and 2017 in 10 languages and held by 2,410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A House Divided, the third volume of the trilogy that began with The Good Earth and Sons, is a powerful portrayal of China in the midst of revolution. Wang Yuan is caught between the opposing ideas of different generations. After 6 years abroad, Yuan returns to China in the middle of a peasant uprising. His cousin is a captain in the revolutionary army, his sister has scandalized the family by her premarital pregnancy, and his warlord father continues to cling to his traditional ideals. It is through Yuan's efforts that a kind of peace is restored to the family
Letter from Peking : a novel by Pearl S Buck( Book )

107 editions published between 1937 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of an American-Chinese family separated by the communist revolution in China, as they struggle to overcome difficulties and the prejudices a family of mixed blood must face. The half-Chinese husband remains behind in China, while the mother and teenage son go back to the mother's original home state of Vermont. The anxious wife awaits word from her husband, as the young mixed-race son falls in love with an American girl. The mother breaks up this particular romance
God's men by Pearl S Buck( Book )

68 editions published between 1950 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,956 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Novel about the sons of missionaries, which sweeps from China to America and England and from the Boxer Rebellion of 1900 to the critical struggles of 1950
The goddess abides : a novel by Pearl S Buck( Book )

47 editions published between 1971 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,874 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Widowed at 42, Edith Chardman, independent for the first time in her life, finds herself attracted to two men, one who is 24 and the other 76
The time is noon : a novel by Pearl S Buck( Book )

58 editions published between 1966 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,831 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A college graduate returns to her hometown in Pennsylvania. Then "an unfortunate love affair, a mother's long illness, the aloof and meditative figure of her father, all cast their shadows. But Joan Richards, in her successive roles as daughter, sister, wife and mother, survives [and] grows stronger ... with fulfillment just ahead."
The new year; a novel by Pearl S Buck( Book )

61 editions published between 1900 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,796 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the United States and in Korea. A woman brings back her husband's illegitimate son from Korea
The story Bible by Pearl S Buck( Book )

45 editions published between 1971 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,777 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The seventy-two major "story sections" of the Old and New Testaments are emphasized in this living version of the Bible. Each story combines the flavor of history with the excitement of modern fiction so famous in Miss Buck's novels which have entertained millions." -- Cover
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The good earth
Dragon seedImperial womanPavilion of womenPeonyMandalaSonsThe Living Reed : a NovelThe big wave
Alternative Names

controlled identitySedges, John, 1892-1973

Bak, Bīrl

Bāk, Bīrl, 1892-1973

Bāk, Parl ʾÉs, 1892-1973

Bak, Perl

Bak, Perl 1892-1973

Bak, Perl S.

Bak Pērla

Bak, Pērla, 1892-1973

Bak Perlė

Bak Perlė Saidenstriker

Baka, Parla 1892-1973

Baka, Pērla, 1892-1973

Baka, Pērla S., 1892-1973

Bakas P.

Bakas Perlis

Bŏk, Pʻŏl S. 1892-1973

Bŏk, S. Pʿŏl

Bok, S. Pol, 1892-1973

Buck 1892-1973

Buck, P. S. 1892-1973

Buck Pearl

Buck Pearl 1892-1973

Buck, Pearl Comfort Syndenstricker 1892-1973

Buck, Pearl Comport 1892-1973

Buck Pearl S.

Buck, Pearl S. 1892-1973

Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973

Buck, Pearl Sydensticker 1892-1973

Buck, Pearl Sydenstricker

Buck, Pearl Sydenstricker 1892-1973

Buck, Pearl Sydenstriker 1892-1973

Buck, Pearl Syndenstricker 1892-1973

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Buck-Sydenstricker, Pearl Comfort 1892-1973

Bucková, Pearl S.

Bucková, Pearl S. 1892-1973

Bŭk, Pŭrl

Bŭk, Pŭrl 1892-1973

Buke furen, 1892-1973

Pak, Pērl Es 1892-1973

Pearl Buck amerikansk forfattar

Pearl Buck amerikansk författare

Pearl Buck amerikansk forfatter

Pearl Buck écrivain américaine

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Pearl S. Bucková americká spisovatelka, nositelka Nobelovy ceny za literaturu

Perl Bak

Pērla Baka

Sai, Chen-chu 1892-1973

Sai zhen zhu 1892-1973

Sai zhen zhu, Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker.

Sai, Zhenzhu 1892-1973

Saizhenzhu 1892-1973

Sedges, J. 1892-1973

Sedges John

Sedges John 1892-1973

Sydenstricker Buck, Pearl

Sydenstricker Buck Pearl 1892-1973

Sydenstricker, Pearl 1892-1973

Sydenstricker, Pearl Buck- 1892-1973

Sydenstricker, Pearl Comfort 1892-1973

Walsh, Pearl Stdenstricker Buck, 1892-1973

Walsh Pearl Sydenstricker Buck

Walsh, Pearl Sydenstricker Buck 1892-1973

Walsh, Richard J. Mrs. 1892-1973

Walsh, Richard-John, 1892-1973

Περλ Μπακ

Бак, П. С., 1892-1973

Бак Перл

Бак, Пэрл, 1892-1973

Перл Бак

Перл Бак американская писательница

Перл Бак американська письменниця

Перл Бак АҠШ яҙыусыһы

Пърл Бък

Пэрл Бак

Пөрл Бак

Пөрл Сайдентрикер Бак

Պեռլ Բակ

באק, פרל, 1892-1973

בוק, פירל

בוק, פירל ס.

בוק, פירל ס 1892־1973

בוק, פירל ס. (פירל סײדנסטריקר), 1892־1973

בוק, פרל

סידנסטריקר, פרל

פרל בק סופרת אמריקאית

بك، بيرل

بك، بيرل، 1892-1973

بيرل باك، 1892-1973

بيرل باك كاتبة أمريكية

بيك، بيرل، 1892-1973

پرل ایس بک

پرل باک

پرل باک نویسنده آمریکایی

पर्ल एस. बक'

पर्ल बक

পার্ল এস. বাক মার্কিন লেখিকা

ਪਰਲ ਐੱਸ. ਬੱਕ

பெர்ல் பக்

పెర్ల్ ఎస్.బక్

ಪರ್ಲ್ ಎಸ್.ಬಕ್

പേൾ എസ്. ബക്ക്

เพิร์ล เอส. บัก

เพิร์ล เอส. บั๊ค

პერლ ბაკი

벅 1892-1973

벅, 퍼얼 S. 1892-1973

벅, 퍼얼 시던스트라이커 1892-1973

벅, 펄 1892-1973

벅, 펄 S.

벅, 펄 S. 1892-1973

벅, 펄 시던스트라이커 1892-1973

벅, 펄 시덴스티커 1892-1973

벅, 펄 컴포트 1892-1973

펄 S. 벅

펄 벅 1892-1973

ፐርል በክ

ፒርል ኤስ በክ.

バック, パール

バック, パール・S

バツク, パアル


布克夫人, 1892-1973

赛, 珍珠

赛, 珍珠 1892-1973


赛珍珠 1892-1973