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Lin, Yutang 1895-1976

Overview
Works: 1,983 works in 8,037 publications in 16 languages and 54,029 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Sacred works  Dictionaries  Reference works  Biography  Quotations  Short stories  Romance fiction  Comic books, strips, etc 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Author of introduction, Other, Creator, Composer, Contributor, Adapter, Narrator, Corrector, Speaker
Classifications: PR9470.9.L5, 181.1
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Yutang Lin
Publications by Yutang Lin
Publications by Yutang Lin, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Yutang Lin
The importance of living by Yutang Lin( Book )
477 editions published between 1937 and 2017 in 13 languages and held by 3,251 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 Confucius by Confucius( Book )
116 editions published between 1938 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 3,097 libraries worldwide
The life and social ethics of the great Chinese sage
My country and my people by Yutang Lin( Book )
394 editions published between 1935 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 2,894 libraries worldwide
In this classic book Yutang Ling does a fantastic job of describing Chinese people, customs and culture in an understandable way for the Western reader. this book was the first of it's kind, Ling being a rarity as he was fluent in both English and Chinese, having been born in China but growing up in America. This extremely popular book will prove to be a fascinating read, and is highly recommended on the bookshelf of anyone with an interest in different cultures and societies
The wisdom of China and India by Yutang Lin( Book )
91 editions published between 1942 and 2016 in English and Chinese and held by 2,760 libraries worldwide
Here, translated "are the best of the sacred books of Hinduism, Confucianism, Buddhism and Taoism. Lin Yutang has used the best translations whereverpossible and, in many cases, has made new translations of his own. His new introduction, his collection of parables and sayings, and his glossary of Hindu and Chinese terms are important features of the book."
The Wisdom of Laotse by Laozi( Book )
69 editions published between 1948 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,659 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 )
76 editions published between 1839 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,542 libraries worldwide
Family life among the upper middle class of China from the Boxer Rebellion in 1899 to the Japanese invasion of the 1930's
The gay genius; the life and times of Su Tungpo by Yutang Lin( Book )
213 editions published between 1947 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,485 libraries worldwide
Ben shu miao shu le su dong po sheng huo, chuang zuo yu cong zheng de jing li. huo shuo shi ji zai yi ge shi ren, hua jia yu lao bai xing zhi zhi you de shi ji
Between tears and laughter by Yutang Lin( Book )
40 editions published between 1943 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,279 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
A leaf in the storm : a novel of war-swept China by Yutang Lin( Book )
123 editions published between 1941 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,141 libraries worldwide
Modern China, from the outbreak of war until the evacuation of Hankow in the fall of 1938
From pagan to Christian by Yutang Lin( Book )
66 editions published between 1959 and 2016 in Chinese and English and held by 1,097 libraries worldwide
Thoughtful analysis for the general reader of a philosopher's passage from the Chinese heritage of Confucianism and Buddhism to Christianity
Lady Wu : a novel by Yutang Lin( Book )
155 editions published between 1911 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,031 libraries worldwide
Historische roman, spelend omstreeks het begin van de 8e eeuw, over het leven van de Chinese keizerin Wu Tsertien
The vigil of a nation by Yutang Lin( Book )
31 editions published between 1944 and 1946 in 3 languages and held by 1,014 libraries worldwide
Impressions of a Chinese who saw his country again after seven years of war
Famous Chinese short stories by Yutang Lin( Book )
107 editions published between 1952 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,011 libraries worldwide
The vermilion gate : a novel of a far land by Yutang Lin( Book )
106 editions published between 1953 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 981 libraries worldwide
Tu family has minor conflict with Moslem peasants over riparian rights during Moslem-Chinese wars
With love and irony by Yutang Lin( Book )
34 editions published between 1934 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 968 libraries worldwide
Lin Yutang's Chinese-English dictionary of modern usage = Dang dai han ying ci dian by Yutang Lin( Book )
48 editions published between 1972 and 1982 in 3 languages and held by 854 libraries worldwide
The Chinese theory of art; translations from the masters of Chinese art by Yutang Lin( Book )
36 editions published between 1967 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 846 libraries worldwide
The red peony by Yutang Lin( Book )
99 editions published between 1961 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 792 libraries worldwide
Romantic story of a rebellious young Chinese widow who, at the turn of the century, refuses to conform to convention in her search for a new life and love
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 752 libraries worldwide
The secret name by Yutang Lin( Book )
56 editions published between 1958 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 728 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
a 林語堂, 1895-1976
Ch'i-ch'ing 1895-1976
Dongjun 1895-1976
Hele 1895-1976
Huo-t'ang 1895-1976
Huotang 1895-1976
Im, Ŏ-dang
Im, Ŏ-dang 1895-1976
Im, Odang 1895-1976
Im, Ü-dang
Im Ü-dang 1895-1976
Jutangs, Lin 1895-1976
Jutangs, Līns 1895-1976
Lâm, Ng ư Đư`ơng 1895-1976
Lâm, Ngư Đương
Lâm, Ngữ Đường 1895-1976
Lîm Gí-tông
Lin He-le 1895-1976
Lin, Hele
Lin Hele 1895-1976
Lin, Ho-le
Lin Ho-le 1895-1976
Lin Jü-tang
Lin, Jü-tchang 1895-1976
Lin, Jutang.
Lin, Upasaka Y. 1895-1976
Lin, Y.T.
Lin,Yü-lin, 1895-1976
Lin, Yü-t′ang
Lin Yü-t′ang 1895-1976
Lin, Yü-tʻang
Lin,Yü-t'ang, 1895-1976
Lin, Yulin 1895-1976
Lin Yut′ang
Lin Yut′ang 1895-1976
Lin, Yutang.
Lín Yǔtáng 1895-1976
Lin Yutang chinesischer Schriftsteller
Lin Yutang écrivain chinois
Lin Yutang escritor chino
Lin Yutang lexicograaf uit China (1895-1976)
Lin Yutang scrittore e traduttore cinese
Lḿ, Ngũþ ₂uþòþng 1895-1976
Mao-lü 1895-1976
Maolue 1895-1976
O-dang 1895-1976
Qiqing 1895-1976
Rin, Go Do
Rin, God□o 1895-1976
Rin, godô
Rin Godō 1895-1976
Rin, Godo Im 1895-1976
Rin, Sodo 1895-1976
Sa, Tianshi 1895-1976
Tsai-wo 1895-1976
Tsai-yü 1895-1976
Youbuweizhai 1895-1976
Yu-pu-wei-chai 1895-1976
Yü-t'ang 1895-1976
Yu-T'ang, Lin 1895-1976
Yutang 1895-1976
Yutang , Lin
Yutang, Lin 1895-1976
Zaiwo 1895-1976
Zaiyu 1895-1976
Лин Ютанг
Линь Юйтан
Лінь Юйтан
יו־טאנג ליין סופר סיני
יוטנג, לין
לי, יו טנג
ליין, יו-ט'נג
לין, יו־טאנג
לין, יו־טאנג 1895־1976
לין יוטאנג
لين، يو-تانغ
لين يوتانغ
لين يوتانغ كاتب صيني
يو-تانغ لين
يوتانغ، لين
လင် ယုတန်
린위탕
림어당 1895-1976
임어당 1895-1976
リン, ゴドウ
リン, ゴドウ 1895-1976
リン, ユータン
東君 1895-1976
合乐 1895-1976
宰予 1895-1976
宰我 1895-1976
豈青 1895-1976
或堂 1895-1976
有不為齋 1895-1976
林, 语堂.
林 语堂 1895-1976
林和樂 1895-1976
林玉堂 1895-1976
林玉霖 1895-1976
林语堂.
林语堂 1895-1976
林语棠
林语棠 1895-1976
毛驢 1895-1976
玉堂
薩天師 1895-1976
語堂 1895-1976
Languages
Chinese (1,300)
English (961)
Spanish (108)
German (65)
Japanese (31)
Danish (6)
Vietnamese (5)
Korean (4)
Portuguese (3)
Multiple languages (3)
Norwegian (2)
French (1)
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Persian (1)
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