TO MY DAUGHTERS, WITH LOVE. Pearl S. BUCK.
TO MY DAUGHTERS, WITH LOVE.
TO MY DAUGHTERS, WITH LOVE.

TO MY DAUGHTERS, WITH LOVE.

NY: The John Day Company, [1972]. Specially-bound edition, limited to 1,000 copies signed by Buck on the limitation page, this being copy #195. One of the selected works of Pearl S. Buck issued to recognize her 80th birthday. Buck (whose maiden name is Sydenstricker) was the first American woman to win the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1938. She was well known for her efforts on behalf of Asian and mixed-race adoptions. In this book dedicated to her seven daughters, Buck reveals herself as a feminist and humanist. She writes on love and marriage in America, on sex, the relations and natures of the sexes, but mainly on the lot, prospect, and possibilities of women. 8vo., imitation white leather & red boards, top edge gilt; 250 pages. Item #57060

Fine condition.

Price: $350.00

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