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Lin, Yutang 1895-1976

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Works: 1,355 works in 5,569 publications in 13 languages and 49,302 library holdings
Genres: History  Fiction  Dictionaries  Biography  Quotations  Comic books, strips, etc  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Caricatures and cartoons  Anecdotes  Bibliography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Other, Compiler, Author of introduction, Creator, Narrator, Composer, Speaker, Adapter, Corrector
Classifications: PR9470.9.L5, 181.1
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The wisdom of Confucius by Confucius( Book )
29 editions published between 1938 and 2005 in English and Japanese and held by 2,932 libraries worldwide
The life and social ethics of the great Chinese sage
The importance of living by Yutang Lin( Book )
124 editions published between 1937 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 2,442 libraries worldwide
A wry, witty antidote to the dizzying pace of the modern world. Lin Yutang's prescription is the classic Chinese philosophy of life: revere inaction as much as action, invoke humor to maintain a healthy attitude, and never forget that there will always be plenty of fools around who are willing--indeed, eager--to be busy, to make themselves useful, and to exercise power while you bask in the simple joy of existence. At a time when we're overwhelmed with wake-up calls, here is a refreshing, playful reminder to savor life's simple pleasures
The wisdom of China and India by Yutang Lin( Book )
32 editions published between 1942 and 2012 in English and Chinese and held by 2,400 libraries worldwide
My country and my people by Yutang Lin( Book )
145 editions published between 1935 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 2,274 libraries worldwide
This book deals with the social life, customs and national characteristics of the Chinese as well as the country and its civilisation
Moment in Peking; a novel of contemporary Chinese life by Yutang Lin( Book )
81 editions published between 1839 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 1,598 libraries worldwide
A story of family life among the upper middle class of China, covering forty years from the time of the Boxer rebellion to the Japanese invasion
The wisdom of Laotse by Laozi( Book )
21 editions published between 1948 and 1983 in English and held by 1,557 libraries worldwide
Contains the "Book of Tao," each chapter of which is followed by a comparable passage from Chuangtse's writings; supplemented by "Prolegomena" and "Imaginary conversations between Laotse and Confucius" by Chuangtse
Between tears and laughter by Yutang Lin( Book )
94 editions published between 1943 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,540 libraries worldwide
Collection of essays. Author believes that the salient fact of the war is the new impulse toward self-rule among the Asiatic countries
With love and irony by Yutang Lin( Book )
92 editions published between 1934 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 1,186 libraries worldwide
From pagan to Christian by Yutang Lin( Book )
47 editions published between 1959 and 2008 in English and Chinese and held by 1,103 libraries worldwide
Thoughtful analysis for the general reader of a philosopher's passage from the Chinese heritage of Confucianism and Buddhism to Christianity
The vigil of a nation by Yutang Lin( Book )
27 editions published between 1944 and 1946 in English and German and held by 1,052 libraries worldwide
Impressions of a Chinese who saw his country again after seven years of war
The gay genius; the life and times of Su Tungpo by Yutang Lin( Book )
33 editions published between 1947 and 2006 in English and held by 1,022 libraries worldwide
The vermilion gate : a novel of a far land by Yutang Lin( Book )
102 editions published between 1953 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,012 libraries worldwide
Tu family has minor conflict with Moslem peasants over riparian rights during Moslem-Chinese wars
A leaf in the storm : a novel of war-swept China by Yutang Lin( Book )
58 editions published between 1941 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 935 libraries worldwide
Modern China, from the outbreak of war until the evacuation of Hankow in the fall of 1938
The Chinese theory of art; translations from the masters of Chinese art by Yutang Lin( Book )
42 editions published between 1967 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 892 libraries worldwide
Lin Yutang's Chinese-English dictionary of modern usage = Dang dai han ying ci dian by Yutang Lin( Book )
25 editions published between 1972 and 1999 in Chinese and English and held by 865 libraries worldwide
Online version of Lin Yutang's "Chinese-English dictionary of modern usage," based on the first edition (Chinese University Press, 1972). Features 8,169 head characters, 44,407 explanatory entries of grammatical usage and 40,379 entries of Chinese words and phrases. Users can search or browse the database in radical, Pinyin or English. Includes audio files (.wav) of pronunciation of Chinese characters
Famous Chinese short stories by Yutang Lin( Book )
41 editions published between 1952 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 857 libraries worldwide
The importance of understanding : translations from the Chinese = Gu wen xiao pin yi Ying by Yutang Lin( Book )
2 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 798 libraries worldwide
Imperial Peking; seven centuries of China. With an essay on The Art of Peking by Yutang Lin( Book )
17 editions published between 1901 and 2009 in English and Chinese and held by 775 libraries worldwide
The secret name by Yutang Lin( Book )
53 editions published between 1958 and 1994 in 6 languages and held by 736 libraries worldwide
The wisdom of China by Yutang Lin( Book )
202 editions published between 1944 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 707 libraries worldwide
Ben shu shou ru zuo zhe 1925-1936 nian suo xie de zhu yao san wen zuo pin 60 pian
 
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Alternative Names
Hele 1895-1976
Im, Ŏ-dang
Im, Ŏ-dang 1895-1976
Im, Odang 1895-1976
Im, Ü-dang
Im Ü-dang 1895-1976
Lâm, Ng ư Đư`ơng 1895-1976
Lâm, Ngư Đương
Lâm, Ngữ Đường 1895-1976
Lin 1895-1976 Yü t'ang
Lin He-le 1895-1976
Lin Hele 1895-1976
Lin Ho-le 1895-1976
Lin, Jü-tchang 1895-1976
Lin, Upasaka Y. 1895-1976
Lin, Y. T.
Lin Yü-t′ang 1895-1976
Lin, Yü-tʻang
Lin Yu-tang 1895-1976
Lin Yut′ang 1895-1976
Lin, Yutang
Lin Yutang 1895-1976
Lḿ, Ngũþ ₂uþòþng 1895-1976
Rin, God□o 1895-1976
Rin, Godō
Rin Godō 1895-1976
Yu-T'ang, Lin 1895-1976
Yutang , Lin
Yutang, Lin 1895-1976
לין, יו־טאנג 1895־1976
لين، يو-تانغ
يو-تانغ لين
يوتانغ، لين
リン, ゴドウ 1895-1976
林, 语堂.
林, 语堂 1895-1976
林和乐 1895-1976
林玉堂 1895-1976
林语堂 1895-1976
林语棠
林语棠 1895-1976
玉堂
合乐 1895-1976
Languages
English (758)
Chinese (539)
Spanish (47)
German (17)
Japanese (9)
Hungarian (7)
Portuguese (7)
Vietnamese (3)
Hebrew (3)
Korean (3)
Uighur (1)
Swedish (1)
Malayalam (1)
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