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The good earth.

Author: Pearl S Buck
Publisher: New York, J. Day Co. [1949]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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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 worshiped.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Pearl S Buck
OCLC Number: 1722019
Description: xvi, 323 pages 21 cm
Responsibility: Standard ed., with an introd. by the author.

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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 worshiped.

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