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

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The good earth by Pearl S Buck( Book )

673 editions published between 1931 and 2020 in 9 languages and held by 12,940 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pearl S. Buck's epic Pulitzer Prize-winning novel of a China that was -- now in a Contemporary Classics edition. Though more than sixty years have passed since this remarkable novel won the Pulitzer Prize, it has retained its popularity and become one of the great modern classics. "I can only write what I know, and I know nothing but China, having always lived there," wrote Pearl Buck. In The Good Earth she presents a graphic view of a China when the last emperor reigned and the vast political and social upheavals of the twentieth century were but distant rumblings for the ordinary people. This moving, classic story of the honest farmer Wang Lung and his selfless wife O-lan is must reading for those who would fully appreciate the sweeping changes that have occurred in the lives of the Chinese people during this century. Nobel Prize winner Pearl S. Buck traces the whole cycle of life: its terrors, its passions, its ambitions and rewards. Her brilliant novel -- beloved by millions of readers -- is a universal tale of the destiny of man
Pavilion of women by Pearl S Buck( Book )

198 editions published between 1900 and 2018 in 13 languages and held by 3,872 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. "A searching, adult study of women written with high seriousness and sympathy."--The New York Times Book Review
Imperial woman; a novel by Pearl S Buck( Book )

168 editions published between 1950 and 2019 in 9 languages and held by 3,421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

119 editions published between 1929 and 2015 in 11 languages and held by 3,361 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
Peony by Pearl S Buck( Book )

191 editions published between 1937 and 2015 in 11 languages and held by 3,174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Peony is sold into a rich Chinese household as a bondmaid - an awkward role in which she is more a servant, but less a daughter. As she grows into a lovely, provocative young woman, Peony falls in love with the family's only son. However, tradition forbids them to wed. How she resolves her love for him and her devotion to her adoptive family unfolds in this profound tale, based on true events in China over a century ago
Sons by Pearl S Buck( Book )

238 editions published between 1931 and 2019 in 14 languages and held by 3,173 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
Mandala by Pearl S Buck( Book )

125 editions published between 1970 and 2015 in 14 languages and held by 3,038 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."
The living reed, a novel by Pearl S Buck( Book )

99 editions published between 1963 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,952 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 )

59 editions published between 1947 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 2,801 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 )

73 editions published between 1968 and 2011 in 8 languages and held by 2,761 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A novel of China. After her husband takes a concubine, Madame Liang sets out on her own, starting an upscale restaurant and sending her daughters to America to be educated. At the restaurant, the leaders of the People's Republic wine and dine and Madame Liang must keep a low profile for her daughters' sake. Soon her two eldest daughters are called back to serve the People's Republic. Her oldest daughter, Grace, now a doctor, finds meaning through her work. Things are not as easy for her daughter Mercy, a musician who is not in demand in the People's Republic, nor for her new husband who she has brought back to China with her. Watching her two daughters grow apart and knowing that her youngest daughter will never return, Madame Liang must also face the challenges The Cultural Revolution, and how to keep herself and the restaurant, alive
Kinfolk by Pearl Sydenstricker Buck( Book )

64 editions published between 1939 and 2015 in 11 languages and held by 2,623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scenes are modern Manhattan and China. The story stresses Biracial problems and Binational cultures
A house divided by Pearl S Buck( Book )

108 editions published between 1930 and 2019 in 10 languages and held by 2,621 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
The patriot by Pearl S Buck( Book )

157 editions published between 1939 and 2018 in 9 languages and held by 2,445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of a young Chinese revolutionist and his experiences in Japan and China
East wind, west wind by Pearl S Buck( Book )

351 editions published between 1930 and 2013 in 14 languages and held by 2,438 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
Letter from Peking : a novel by Pearl S Buck( Book )

138 editions published between 1937 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,397 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
The mother by Pearl S Buck( Book )

173 editions published between 1934 and 2018 in 16 languages and held by 2,364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Within this novel Ms. Buck paints the portrait of a poor Chinese woman living in a remote village whose joys are few and hardships are many. As the ancient traditions, which she bases her philosophies upon, begin to collide with the new ideals of the communist era, this peasant woman must find a balance between them and deal with the consequences
God's men by Pearl S Buck( Book )

72 editions published between 1950 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,994 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 exile by Pearl S Buck( Book )

109 editions published between 1936 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 1,908 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the author's mother
The goddess abides : a novel by Pearl S Buck( Book )

47 editions published between 1971 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,889 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 )

59 editions published between 1966 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,817 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."
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identitySedges, John, 1892-1973

Bāk, Bīrl, 1892-1973

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Pak, Pērl Es 1892-1973

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Perl Bak

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Sai, Chen-chu 1892-1973

Sai zhen zhu 1892-1973

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Sedges, J. 1892-1973

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Бак П. 1892-1973

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Бёк П. 1892-1973

Перл Бак

Перл Бак американская писательница

Перл Бак американська письменниця

Перл Бак АҠШ яҙыусыһы

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Пэрл Бак

Пөрл Бак

Пөрл Сайдентрикер Бак

Сайденстрикер П. 1892-1973

Седжес Д. 1892-1973

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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

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باک، پرل

بك، بيرل

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بيرل باك

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بيك، بيرل، 1892-1973

پرل ایس بک

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पर्ल एस बक

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পার্ল এস. বাক মার্কিন লেখিকা

ਪਰਲ ਐੱਸ. ਬੱਕ

பெர்ல் பக்

పెర్ల్ ఎస్.బక్

ಪರ್ಲ್ ಎಸ್.ಬಕ್

പേൾ എസ്. ബക്ക് അമേരിക്കന്‍ എഴുത്തുകാരന്‍

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벅, 퍼얼 S. 1892-1973

벅, 펄 1892-1973

벅, 펄 S. 1892-1973

벅, 펄 사이든스트리커 1892-1973

펄 S. 벅

ፐርል በክ

ፒርል ኤስ በክ.

バック, パール

バック, パール 1892-1973

バック, パール・S

パール・S・バック

布克夫人, 1892-1973

赛, 珍珠 1892-1973

赛珍珠

赛珍珠 1892-1973

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