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Lin, Yutang 1895-1976

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Works: 1,411 works in 5,429 publications in 6 languages and 49,070 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Dictionaries  Biography  Quotations  Anecdotes 
Roles: Editor, Translator, Other, Author of introduction, Compiler, Composer, Creator, Narrator, Corrector, Speaker, Adapter
Classifications: PR9470.9.L5, 915.1
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Publications by Yutang Lin
Publications by Yutang Lin, published posthumously.
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Most widely held works by Yutang Lin
The wisdom of Confucius by Confucius( Book )
29 editions published between 1938 and 2009 in English and Chinese and held by 2,936 libraries worldwide
The life and social ethics of the great Chinese sage
The importance of living by Yutang Lin( Book )
117 editions published between 1937 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 2,428 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 )
20 editions published between 1942 and 1978 in English and held by 2,373 libraries worldwide
My country and my people by Yutang Lin( Book )
131 editions published between 1935 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,255 libraries worldwide
This book deals with the social life, customs and national characteristics of the Chinese as well as the country and its civilisation
The wisdom of Laotse by Laozi( Book )
19 editions published between 1948 and 1983 in English and held by 1,556 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
Moment in Peking; a novel of contemporary Chinese life by Yutang Lin( Book )
35 editions published between 1839 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,520 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
Between tears and laughter by Yutang Lin( Book )
21 editions published between 1943 and 1990 in English and held by 1,315 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
The vigil of a nation by Yutang Lin( Book )
27 editions published between 1944 and 1946 in English and German and held by 1,061 libraries worldwide
Impressions of a Chinese who saw his country again after seven years of war
From pagan to Christian by Yutang Lin( Book )
23 editions published between 1959 and 1979 in English and held by 1,037 libraries worldwide
Thoughtful analysis for the general reader of a philosopher's passage from the Chinese heritage of Confucianism and Buddhism to Christianity
The gay genius; the life and times of Su Tungpo by Yutang Lin( Book )
32 editions published between 1947 and 2006 in English and held by 1,022 libraries worldwide
With love and irony by Yutang Lin( Book )
26 editions published between 1934 and 2001 in English and held by 997 libraries worldwide
A leaf in the storm : a novel of war-swept China by Yutang Lin( Book )
33 editions published between 1941 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 881 libraries worldwide
Modern China, from the outbreak of war until the evacuation of Hankow in the fall of 1938
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 877 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 )
40 editions published between 1952 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 859 libraries worldwide
The Chinese theory of art; translations from the masters of Chinese art by Yutang Lin( Book )
16 editions published between 1967 and 1969 in English and held by 842 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 797 libraries worldwide
Imperial Peking; seven centuries of China. With an essay on The Art of Peking by Yutang Lin( Book )
16 editions published between 1901 and 2009 in English and held by 759 libraries worldwide
The vermilion gate : a novel of a far land by Yutang Lin( Book )
23 editions published between 1953 and 1975 in English and held by 725 libraries worldwide
Tu family has minor conflict with Moslem peasants over riparian rights during Moslem-Chinese wars
Lady Wu, a novel by Yutang Lin( Book )
20 editions published between 1957 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 645 libraries worldwide
Chinatown family : a novel by Yutang Lin( Book )
19 editions published between 1948 and 2007 in English and held by 638 libraries worldwide
Family life among Chinese-Americans in New York's Chinatown
 
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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 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-tang.
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
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, 1895-1976
玉堂
合乐, 1895-1976
Languages
English (660)
Chinese (310)
German (3)
Korean (2)
Vietnamese (1)
Swedish (1)
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