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The Chinese Novel; Nobel Lecture Delivered Before the Swedish Academy at Stockholm, December 12, 1938,

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A brief, but concise account of the development of the Chinese novel to the year 1939 by the famous author of "The Good Earth" and "Dragon Seed."
Library Binding, 52 pages
Published June 28th 1974 by Haskell House Pub Ltd (first published June 1974)
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Pearl Sydenstricker Buck was a bestselling and Nobel Prize–winning author. Her classic novel The Good Earth (1931) was awarded a Pulitzer Prize and William Dean Howells Medal. Born in Hillsboro, West Virginia, Buck was the daughter of missionaries and spent much of the first half of her life in China, where many of her books are set. In 1934, civil unrest in China forced Buck back to the United St ...more