Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker) 1892-1973
Most widely held works about Pearl S Buck
Most widely held works by Pearl S Buck
The good earth by Pearl S Buck ( Book )
724 editions published between 1931 and 2010 in 42 languages and held by 6,380 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.
Imperial woman; a novel by Pearl S Buck ( Book )
115 editions published between 1955 and 2011 in 18 languages and held by 3,236 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 )
110 editions published between 1929 and 2010 in 18 languages and held by 3,117 libraries worldwide
When the Japanese take Nanking, Ling Tan and his family must adjust to the changes in their lives and become guerilla fighters.
Pavilion of women by Pearl S Buck ( Book )
126 editions published between 1946 and 2010 in 24 languages and held by 3,003 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.
Mandala by Pearl S Buck ( Book )
76 editions published between 1970 and 2007 in 13 languages and held by 2,955 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 )
57 editions published between 1963 and 1999 in 10 languages and held by 2,908 libraries worldwide
Novel, with much historical background, of a family living in Korea from the era of Queen Min to the end of World War ii.
The three daughters of Madame Liang; a novel by Pearl S Buck ( Book )
77 editions published between 1969 and 2010 in 14 languages and held by 2,878 libraries worldwide
A novel of China.
My several worlds, a personal record by Pearl S Buck ( Book )
53 editions published between 1953 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,524 libraries worldwide
Born of missionary parents and brought up in China the author devotes the major part of this autobiography to a social and political description of China, from the Boxer Rebellion to 1953. The last part of the book tells of her return to the United States, her interest in helping the unwanted children of the world, her work for international understanding. Through it all there are her books and her own family life.
Peony by Pearl S Buck ( Book )
101 editions published between 1948 and 2011 in 15 languages and held by 2,425 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.
The big wave by Pearl S Buck ( Book )
55 editions published between 1947 and 1999 in 5 languages and held by 2,235 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.
Sons by Pearl S Buck ( Book )
173 editions published between 1931 and 2010 in 24 languages and held by 2,203 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.
Kinfolk by Pearl S Buck ( Book )
52 editions published between 1948 and 2008 in 15 languages and held by 2,157 libraries worldwide
Scenes are modern Manhattan and China. The story stresses Biracial problems and Binational cultures.
The patriot by Pearl S Buck ( Book )
144 editions published between 1000 and 2006 in 19 languages and held by 2,082 libraries worldwide
Story of a young Chinese revolutionist and his experiences in Japan and China.
Letter from Peking, a novel by Pearl S Buck ( Book )
94 editions published between 1957 and 2011 in 13 languages and held by 2,054 libraries worldwide
Married to an American Chinese, Eve faces the dissolution of her marriage when she returns to Vermont.
The exile by Pearl S Buck ( Book )
118 editions published between 1936 and 2008 in 19 languages and held by 1,933 libraries worldwide
A biography of the author's mother.
A house divided by Pearl S Buck ( Book )
102 editions published between 1930 and 2010 in 21 languages and held by 1,890 libraries worldwide
A HOUSE DIVIDED is the third volume of Pearl S. Buck's trilogy that began with THE GOOD EARTH and SONS--a powerful portrayal of China in the midst of revolution. "A HOUSE DIVIDED is built around China in revolution and the conflict between the young and old generations ... a rich an illuminating book.--The New York Times.
The new year; a novel by Pearl S Buck ( Book )
53 editions published between 1900 and 2007 in 8 languages and held by 1,880 libraries worldwide
Set in the United States and in Korea. A woman brings back her husband's illegitimate son from Korea.
East wind: west wind by Pearl S Buck ( Book )
316 editions published between 1930 and 2009 in 23 languages and held by 1,798 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.
Fighting angel; portrait of a soul by Pearl S Buck ( Book )
115 editions published between 1933 and 2009 in 14 languages and held by 1,794 libraries worldwide
This is the life story of Pearl Buck's father. Only the names of the people are changed. Sydenstricker was a contradictory and irascible man, isolated him from the rest of the missionary community, but he was also a man of stern convictions and complex personality sufficient reason to look again into the lives of individuals in order to gain understanding of today's Chinese church.
The story Bible by Pearl S Buck ( Book )
46 editions published between 1971 and 2003 in 7 languages and held by 1,765 libraries worldwide
Retells the Old Testament stories from the Bible in the language of today.
American fiction Americans Art Audiobooks Authors, American Autobiographical fiction Bible stories, English Biography Buck, Pearl S.--1892-1973 China Chinese Americans Christmas stories Civilization Cixi,--Empress dowager of China,--1835-1908 Criticism, interpretation, etc. Domestic fiction Domestic fiction East (U.S.) Empresses Families Farmers' spouses Farm life Female friendship Fiction Friendship in children Historical fiction History Homes Illegitimate children India Intellectual life Japan Jews Juvenile works Korea Large type books Literature Literature and society Manners and customs Married women Missions Mothers and daughters New York (State)--New York Novelists, American Social reformers Sydenstricker, Absalom,--1852-1931 United States Women Women and literature Women novelists
Bak, Bīrl, 1892-1973
Bak, Perl, 1892-1973
Bak, Pērla, 1892-1973
Baka, Parla, 1892-1973
Baka, Pērla S., 1892-1973
Bŏk, Pʻŏl S., 1892-1973
Buck, Pearl, 1892-1973
Buck, Pearl S.
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
Buck, Pearl Syndesticker 1892-1973
Buck-Sydenstricker, Pearl 1892-1973
Bŭk, Pŭrl, 1892-1973
Früherer Name Sydenstricker, Pearl 1892-1973
Pak, Pērl Es., 1892-1973
Pseud. Baka, Perla S. 1892-1973
Pseud. Sedges, John 1892-1973
Sai, Chen-chu, 1892-1973
Sai, Zhenzhu, 1892-1973
Sedges, J. 1892-1973
Sedges, John, 1892-1973
Sydenstricker Buck, Pearl
Sydenstricker Buck, Pearl 1892-1973
Sydenstricker, Pearl, 1892-1973
Sydenstricker, Pearl Buck- 1892-1973
Walsh, Pearl Sydenstricker Buck
Walsh, Pearl Sydenstricker Buck, 1892-1973
בוק, פירל ס. (פירל סײדנסטריקר), 1892־1973
بك، بيرل، 1892-1973
بيرل باك، 1892-1973
بيك، بيرل، 1892-1973
赛, 珍珠, 1892-1973
賽珍珠, 1892-1973בוק, פירל
בוק, פירל ס
Greek, Modern (30)
No Linguistic content (10)
Multiple languages (6)
Church Slavic (1)
Greek, Ancient (1)