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The bitter tea

by Gavin Black

  • 389 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Harper & Row in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statement[by] Gavin Black.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.W986 Bi3, PR6073.Y65 Bi3
The Physical Object
Pagination218 p.
Number of Pages218
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5299486M
ISBN 10006010371X
LC Control Number72080373

Is 'The Bitter Tea of General Yen' based on a book? The Bitter Tea of General Yen is also a novel by American novelist Grace Zaaring Stone. The novel was adapted for the movie by American screenwriter Edward E. Paramore, Jr. Edit. The Bitter Tea of General Yen by Grace Zaring Stone and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at

  True tea connoisseurs believe bitter tea is the way to go. Whether you brewed your tea for too long, stored your tea improperly or used water that was just a tad too hot, your tea is bitter, and.   The Bitter Tea of General Yen is an American film starring Barbara Stanwyck, Nils Asther, and Walter Connolly. Based on Grace Zaring Stone’s novel, the film tells the story of a young American missionary, Megan, engaged to another idealistic missionary working in Shanghai.

  Bitter hot tea is the perfect companion. Sunday, The Provincial Lady books Between and , E.M. Delafield published four books about the Provincial Lady, all written in diary format, and I have now read three of them. The Diary of a Provincial Lady was the first book. "The Bitter Tea of General Yen: Barbara Stanwyck plays the fiancee of a missionary and finds herself captivated—in both senses of the word—by an Oxford-educated warlord (Nils Asther). The then-unthinkable romance between a Chinese man and a European woman made the film notorious; director Frank Capra even claimed that it was banned in England.


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The Bitter Tea [Gavin Black] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Stated First Edition. A VG+ copy in a near fine dust jacket. The book has a slight spine lean. The dust jacket has light bumps to the spine tips and corners. The Bitter Tea of General Yen Paperback – January 1, by Grace Zaring Stone (Author) out of 5 stars 11 ratings/5(11).

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She also used the pseudonym of Ethel Vance. Stone was the great-great-granddaughter of Robert Owen/5. About The Bitter Tea of General Yen The groundbreaking novel that was the basis for Frank Capra’s strange, shocking drama starring Barbara Stanwyck and Nils Asther. Traveling to Shanghai to marry her medical missionary fiancé, the beautiful Megan Davis finds herself caught in the toils of civil The bitter tea book between Republican and Communist forces.

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Barbara Stanwyck as Megan Davis Nils Asther as General Yen Walter Connolly as Jones Toshia Mori as Mah-Li Gavin Gordon as Dr. Robert Strike Lucien Littlefield as Mr. Jackson Richard Loo as Capt. Li Helen Jerome Eddy as Miss Reed Emmett Corrigan as Produced by: Walter Wanger.

The Bitter Tea of General Yen is the oddest, least characteristic talkie effort of director Frank Capra. Barbara Stanwyck stars as the intended of an American missionary (Gavin Gordon) who is sent %. The Bitter Tea of General Yen is not what we’d consider politically correct today, even if at the time it was scandalous.

It features an actor in yellow face, pure strain white missionaries who defy violence to rescue orphans, and a Chinese man who kidnaps a. The Bitter Tea of General Yen is the oddest, least characteristic talkie effort of director Frank Capra. Barbara Stanwyck stars as the intended of an American missionary (Gavin Gordon) who is sent to spread the good word in China.

During a military revolution, Stanwyck and her fiance Actors: Barbara Stanwyck, Nils Asther, Gavin Gordon. Grace Zaring Stone (January 9, – Septem ) was an American novelist and short story writer. She is perhaps best known for having three of her novels made into films: The Bitter Tea of General Yen, Winter Meeting, and Escape.

She also used the pseudonym of Ethel Vance. Stone was the great-great-granddaughter of Robert Owen/5. The bitter tea of General Yen.

[Grace Zaring Stone] -- "The groundbreaking novel behind Frank Capra's melodrama starring Barbara Stanwyck and Nils Asther. Traveling to Shanghai to marry her medical missionary fiancé the beautiful Megan Davis finds Your Web browser is not enabled for JavaScript. Books shelved as bittersweet: The Fault in Our Stars by John Green, Eleanor & Park by Rainbow Rowell, Me Before You by Jojo Moyes, Mockingjay by Suzanne.

Why does my tea get bitter. One of the least probable reasons for a bitter tea is how you store your tea. Storing tea improperly could lead to a loss of flavor – green tea could lose its honey or fruit notes, This is usually due to excessive exposure to light and moisture which degrades tea : Robert O'brien.

The Bitter Tea of General Yen was the first film to play at Radio City Music Hall upon its opening on January 3, It was also one of the first films to deal openly with interracial sexual attraction.

The film was a box office failure upon its release and has since been overshadowed by Capra's later efforts. Bitter Tea and Mystery Where I list what I read and my reactions. Mystery is my genre, leaning towards traditional mysteries and police procedurals. Bitter hot tea is the perfect companion.

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The Bitter Tea of General Yen is one of a number of books I decided to give a try after reading an old piece by James Thurber in which he recommends various short novels to his college-age daughter. That piece is from 80 or 90 years ago, and I don’t know how well The Bitter Tea of General Yen has aged, how it is regarded by critics today.

Maybe no one even reads it anymore. Directed by Frank Capra. With Barbara Stanwyck, Nils Asther, Toshia Mori, Walter Connolly. A Chinese warlord and an engaged Christian missionary fall in love.7/10(K).An ex-library book and may have standard library stamps and/or stickers.

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