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Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker) 1892-1973

Works: 2,659 works in 12,751 publications in 47 languages and 170,702 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Domestic fiction  Biography  Historical fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biographical fiction  Juvenile works  Political fiction  Religious fiction 
Roles: Author, Translator, Librettist, Author of introduction, Editor, Other, Contributor, Bibliographic antecedent, Creator, Interviewee, Speaker, Dedicatee, Honoree, Correspondent
Classifications: PS3503.U198, 813.52
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The good earth by Pearl S Buck( Book )
1,121 editions published between 1000 and 2017 in 30 languages and held by 13,781 libraries worldwide
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
Dragon seed by Pearl S Buck( Book )
287 editions published between 1929 and 2012 in 14 languages and held by 3,672 libraries worldwide
When the Japanese take Nanking, Ling Tan and his family must adjust to the changes in their lives and become guerilla fighters
Imperial woman by Pearl S Buck( Book )
209 editions published between 1000 and 2011 in 9 languages and held by 3,641 libraries worldwide
Fictionized biography of Tzu-hsi, the last empress of China, who was known as "Old Buddha."
Pavilion of women by Pearl S Buck( Book )
244 editions published between 1000 and 2014 in 16 languages and held by 3,560 libraries worldwide
From the author of The Good Earth comes the story of Madame Wu, a woman whose surprising decision to retire from married life and select a concubine for her husband upsets her extended household. "A searching, adult study of women written with high seriousness and sympathy."--The New York Times Book Review
Mandala by Pearl S Buck( Book )
115 editions published between 1970 and 2007 in 14 languages and held by 3,248 libraries worldwide
"Jagat, a prince in the Indian government before 1960, falls in love with an American, and the two search for their own identity in the new country."
The three daughters of Madame Liang by Pearl S Buck( Book )
150 editions published between 1968 and 2011 in 12 languages and held by 3,054 libraries worldwide
A novel of China
The Living Reed : A Novel by Pearl S Buck( Book )
123 editions published between 1963 and 2012 in 9 languages and held by 3,035 libraries worldwide
A novel of a family living in Korea from the era of Queen Min to the end of World War II
The big wave by Pearl S Buck( Book )
96 editions published between 1947 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 2,881 libraries worldwide
When his family and village are swept away by a tidal wave, Jiya learns to live with the ever-present dangers from the sea and volcano
Sons by Pearl S Buck( Book )
267 editions published between 1000 and 2015 in 16 languages and held by 2,769 libraries worldwide
Sons is about the differences between three generations. Wang Lung died peacefully in the beginning. The story continued with the three different kinds of life that his three sons led. All of the three sons were concisely portrayed, with a slight emphasis on the third, Wang the Tiger. He rose slowly to the position of a warlord. In order to pass his position to his son as he was growing old, he sent his son to a military school to learn western war techniques. However, his sons turned against him by joining the New Revolutionary Army which was against all old lords
East wind, west wind by Pearl S Buck( Book )
523 editions published between 1930 and 2014 in 15 languages and held by 2,721 libraries worldwide
Tells the life story of a traditional Chinese woman through her inner thoughts and feelings. The woman, who was betrothed to a Chinese man before birth, finds herself married to the man who has studied in America to become a doctor. The woman is conflicted between her stiff Chinese traditions and the more modern, western beliefs of her husband
Peony by Pearl S Buck( Book )
199 editions published between 1948 and 2015 in 11 languages and held by 2,673 libraries worldwide
The life of a bondservant is inextricably related to the Jewish family she serves in this historic novel of K'aifeng Jews in the early 1800s
A house divided by Pearl S Buck( Book )
264 editions published between 1000 and 2015 in 13 languages and held by 2,388 libraries worldwide
A House Divided, the third volume of the trilogy that began with The Good Earth and Sons, is a powerful portrayal of China in the midst of revolution. Wang Yuan is caught between the opposing ideas of different generations. After 6 years abroad, Yuan returns to China in the middle of a peasant uprising. His cousin is a captain in the revolutionary army, his sister has scandalized the family by her premarital pregnancy, and his warlord father continues to cling to his traditional ideals. It is through Yuan's efforts that a kind of peace is restored to the family
The exile by Pearl S Buck( Book )
273 editions published between 1936 and 2009 in 14 languages and held by 2,325 libraries worldwide
A biography of the author's mother Caroline who spent most of her life as a religious missionary in China
The patriot by Pearl S Buck( Book )
205 editions published between 1000 and 2013 in 10 languages and held by 2,278 libraries worldwide
Story of a young Chinese revolutionist and his experiences in Japan and China
Kinfolk by Pearl S Buck( Book )
100 editions published between 1948 and 2012 in 12 languages and held by 2,218 libraries worldwide
Four Chinese-born friends come of age in America in the early 1900s, struggling to blend their traditional beliefs and values with the ever-changing American culture where they now live
The mother by Pearl S Buck( Book )
377 editions published between 1000 and 2013 in 18 languages and held by 2,213 libraries worldwide
Within this novel Ms. Buck paints the portrait of a poor Chinese woman living in a remote village whose joys are few and hardships are many. As the ancient traditions, which she bases her philosophies upon, begin to collide with the new ideals of the communist era, this peasant woman must find a balance between them and deal with the consequences
Letter from Peking : a novel by Pearl S Buck( Book )
151 editions published between 1937 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 2,189 libraries worldwide
The story of an American-Chinese family separated by the communist revolution in China, as they struggle to overcome difficulties and the prejudices a family of mixed blood must face. The half-Chinese husband remains behind in China, while the mother and teenage son go back to the mother's original home state of Vermont. The anxious wife awaits word from her husband, as the young mixed-race son falls in love with an American girl. The mother breaks up this particular romance
The good earth by Pearl S Buck( Sound Recording )
54 editions published between 1931 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,092 libraries worldwide
"This Pulitzer Prize-winning classic tells the poignant tale of a Chinese farmer and his family in old agrarian China. The humble Wang Lung glories in the soil he works, nurturing the land as it nurtures him and his family. Nearby, the nobles of the House of Hwang consider themselves above the land and its workers; but they will soon meet their own downfall. Hard times come upon Wang Lung and his family when flood and drought force them to seek work in the city. The working people riot, breaking into the homes of the rich and forcing them to flee. When Wang Lung shows mercy to one noble and is rewarded, he begins to rise in the world, even as the House of Hwang falls"--Publisher's web site
Fighting angel; portrait of a soul by Pearl S Buck( Book )
150 editions published between 1000 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 1,919 libraries worldwide
This is the life story of Pearl Buck's father. Only the names of the people are changed. Sydenstricker was a contradictory and irascible man, isolated him from the rest of the missionary community, but he was also a man of stern convictions and complex personality sufficient reason to look again into the lives of individuals in order to gain understanding of today's Chinese church
The new year; a novel by Pearl Sydenstriker Buck( Book )
51 editions published between 1968 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,902 libraries worldwide
Set in the United States and in Korea. A woman brings back her husband's illegitimate son from Korea
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Sedges, John, 1892-1973

Bak, Bīrl
Bāk, Bīrl, 1892-1973
Bāk, Parl ʾÉs, 1892-1973
Bak, Perl
Bak, Perl 1892-1973
Bak, Pērla
Bak, Pērla, 1892-1973
Baka, Parla 1892-1973
Baka, Pērla, 1892-1973
Baka, Pērla S., 1892-1973
Bŏk, Pʻŏl S. 1892-1973
Bŏk, S. Pʿŏl
Bok, S. Pol, 1892-1973
Buck, Pearl
Buck Pearl 1892-1973
Buck, Pearl Comfort Syndenstricker 1892-1973
Buck, Pearl Comport 1892-1973
Buck, Pearl S.
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Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973
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Buck-Sydenstricker, Pearl Comfort 1892-1973
Bŭk, Pŭrl
Bŭk, Pŭrl 1892-1973
Buke furen, 1892-1973
Pak, Pērl Es 1892-1973
Pearl Buck
Pearl Buck Amerikansk författare
Pearl Buck amerikansk skribent
Pearl Buck écrivain américaine
Pearl Buck powieściopisarka i nowelistka amerykańska, noblistka
Pearl S. Buck Amerikaans schrijfster
Pearl S. Buck amerikai író
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Pearl S. Buck Nobelista, talasulat, misyonaryu, aktibista
Pearl S. Buck scrittrice statunitense
Pearl S. Buck US-amerikanische Schriftstellerin
Pearl S. Bucková
Perl Bak
Pērla Baka
Sai, Chen-chu 1892-1973
Sai zhen zhu 1892-1973
Sai zhen zhu, Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker.
Sai, Zhenzhu 1892-1973
Saizhenzhu 1892-1973
Sedges, J. 1892-1973
Sedges, John.
Sedges John 1892-1973
Sydenstricker Buck, Pearl
Sydenstricker Buck Pearl 1892-1973
Sydenstricker, Pearl 1892-1973
Sydenstricker, Pearl Buck- 1892-1973
Sydenstricker, Pearl Comfort 1892-1973
Walsh, Pearl Stdenstricker Buck, 1892-1973
Walsh, Pearl Sydenstricker Buck
Walsh, Pearl Sydenstricker Buck 1892-1973
Walsh, Richard J. Mrs. 1892-1973
Walsh, Richard-John, 1892-1973
Περλ Μπακ
Бак, П. С., 1892-1973
Бак, Пэрл, 1892-1973
Перл Бак
Перл Бак американская писательница
Пърл Бък
Пэрл Бак
Պեռլ Բակ
באק, פרל, 1892-1973
בוק, פירל
בוק, פירל ס.
בוק, פירל ס 1892־1973
בוק, פירל ס. (פירל סײדנסטריקר), 1892־1973
בוק, פרל
סידנסטריקר, פרל
פרל בק
بك، بيرل
بك، بيرل، 1892-1973
بيرل باك، 1892-1973
بيرل بوك كاتب أمريكي
بيك، بيرل، 1892-1973
پرل ایس بک
پرل باک
پرل باک نویسنده آمریکایی
पर्ल एस. बक'
पर्ल बक
ਪਰਲ ਐੱਸ. ਬੱਕ
பெர்ல் பக்
పెర్ల్ ఎస్.బక్
ಪರ್ಲ್ ಎಸ್.ಬಕ್
പേൾ എസ്. ബക്ക്
เพิร์ล เอส. บั๊ค
პერლ ბაკი
벅, 퍼얼 S. 1892-1973
벅, 퍼얼 시던스트라이커 1892-1973
벅, 펄 1892-1973
벅, 펄 S.
벅, 펄 S. 1892-1973
벅, 펄 시던스트라이커 1892-1973
벅, 펄 시덴스티커 1892-1973
벅, 펄 컴포트 1892-1973
펄 S. 벅
ፐርል በክ
ፒርል ኤስ በክ.
バック, パール
バック, パール・S
バツク, パアル
布克夫人, 1892-1973
赛, 珍珠
赛, 珍珠 1892-1973
赛珍珠 1892-1973
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