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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
Title variation
Burying the bones
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
Pace
Writing style
Award
  • James Tait Black Memorial Prize for Biography, 2010.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2010
Awards note
James Tait Black Memorial Prize for biography, 2010.
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
348246
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Spurling, Hilary
Dewey number
  • 813/.52
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
PS3503.U198
LC item number
Z845 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Buck, Pearl S.
  • Buck, Pearl S.
  • Buck, Pearl S.
  • Authors, American
  • Americans
  • China
  • Americans
  • Authors, American
  • Homes
  • Literature
  • China
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
journey to the good Earth
Label
Pearl Buck in China : journey to The good earth, Hilary Spurling
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 261-286) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
ocn464593115
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed.
Extent
xii, 304 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781416540427
Lccn
2010007712
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
99938388521
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Stock number
a
System control number
(OCoLC)464593115
Label
Pearl Buck in China : journey to The good earth, Hilary Spurling
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 261-286) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
ocn464593115
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed.
Extent
xii, 304 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781416540427
Lccn
2010007712
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
99938388521
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Stock number
a
System control number
(OCoLC)464593115

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