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The Resource The good earth, Pearl S. Buck ; illustrations by James Barkley ; afterword by Edward Wagenknecht

The good earth, Pearl S. Buck ; illustrations by James Barkley ; afterword by Edward Wagenknecht

Label
The good earth
Title
The good earth
Statement of responsibility
Pearl S. Buck ; illustrations by James Barkley ; afterword by Edward Wagenknecht
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Wang Lang, a simple peasant farmer, takes as a wife a battered slave girl who becomes an 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
Member of
Summary
A Chinese peasant overcomes the forces of nature and the frailties of human nature to become a wealthy landowner
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, 1932.
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017815
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.52
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3503.U198
LC item number
G6 1992
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
The World's best reading
Series volume
0001
Target audience
adult
Label
The good earth, Pearl S. Buck ; illustrations by James Barkley ; afterword by Edward Wagenknecht
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
33312
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Reader's Digest ed.
Extent
296 pages
Isbn
9780895774132
Lccn
91067582
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm26223062
  • (OCoLC)26223062
Label
The good earth, Pearl S. Buck ; illustrations by James Barkley ; afterword by Edward Wagenknecht
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
33312
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Reader's Digest ed.
Extent
296 pages
Isbn
9780895774132
Lccn
91067582
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm26223062
  • (OCoLC)26223062

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