Nominated on 4 occasions for the Nobel Prize in
- Literature 1938, by Bo Bergman
- Literature 1938, by Torsten Fogelqvist
- Literature 1938, by Sven Hedin
- Literature 1938, by Henrik Schück
Submitted 5 nominations, for the Nobel Prize in
- Literature 1940, nominee: Lin Yutang
- Literature 1950, nominee: Lin Yutang
- Literature 1952, nominee: Van Wyck Brooks
- Literature 1958, nominee: Junichiro Tanizaki
- Literature 1961, nominee: Robert Frost
MLA style: “Pearl Buck – Nominations”. Nobelprize.org. Nobel Media AB 2014. Web. 22 Jun 2018.
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