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The Resource Pearl Buck in China : journey to The good earth, Hilary Spurling

Pearl Buck in China : journey to The good earth, Hilary Spurling

Label
Pearl Buck in China : journey to The good earth
Title
Pearl Buck in China
Title remainder
journey to The good earth
Statement of responsibility
Hilary Spurling
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An engrossing biography of Buck, a woman whose fascinating life gave her a unique outlook on the plight of women and the suffering of China's rural poor
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
GAVCL
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Spurling, Hilary
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Buck, Pearl S.
  • Buck, Pearl S.
  • Authors, American
  • Americans
  • China
Label
Pearl Buck in China : journey to The good earth, Hilary Spurling
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 261-286) and index
Contents
Family of ghosts -- Mental bifocals -- The spirit and the flesh -- Inside the doll's house -- Thinking in Chinese -- In the mirror of her fiction -- The stink of condescension -- Paper people
Control code
ocn777009413
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster trade paperback ed.
Extent
xii, 304 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9781416540434
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(OCoLC)777009413
Label
Pearl Buck in China : journey to The good earth, Hilary Spurling
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 261-286) and index
Contents
Family of ghosts -- Mental bifocals -- The spirit and the flesh -- Inside the doll's house -- Thinking in Chinese -- In the mirror of her fiction -- The stink of condescension -- Paper people
Control code
ocn777009413
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster trade paperback ed.
Extent
xii, 304 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9781416540434
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(OCoLC)777009413

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