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House of earth

Author: Pearl S Buck
Publisher: New York : Reynal & Hitchcock, ©1935.
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 a 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.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973.
House of earth.
New York : Reynal & Hitchcock, ©1935
(OCoLC)609517620
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Pearl S Buck
OCLC Number: 2045653
Notes: "A John Day book."
Awards: Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, 1932.
Description: 318, 467, 353 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: The good earth --
Sons --
A house divided.
Other Titles: Good earth.
Sons.
House divided.
Responsibility: Pearl S. Buck.

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Wang Lang, a simple peasant farmer takes as a wife a battered slave girl who becomes a 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.

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