WorldCat Identities

Bussy, Dorothy

Overview
Works: 65 works in 452 publications in 7 languages and 10,780 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Records and correspondence  Biography  Bildungsromans  Fictional autobiographies  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Picaresque fiction  Humorous fiction  Novels 
Roles: Translator, Author
Classifications: PQ2613.I2, 843.912
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Most widely held works about Dorothy Bussy
 
Most widely held works by Dorothy Bussy
The counterfeiters : with Journal of The counterfeiters by André Gide( Book )

32 editions published between 1925 and 1987 in English and French and held by 2,010 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young artist pursues a search for knowledge through the treatment of homosexuality and the collapse of morality in middle class France
The immoralist by André Gide( Book )

26 editions published between 1930 and 1996 in English and held by 1,154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in an Algerian village, a young man, Michel, challenges the prevailing morality in his search for self-fulfillment
Strait is the gate (La porte étroite) by André Gide( Book )

42 editions published between 1924 and 2007 in English and held by 973 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the young ages of eleven and ten, cousins Jerome and Alissa make a commitment of undying affection for each other. As an adult, Alissa rejects Jerome's love due to her strong religious beliefs and her mother's infidelities. Jerome remains devoted to Alissa, and fails to recognize that it is Alissa's sister, Juliette, who truly loves him
Lafcadio's adventures by André Gide( Book )

30 editions published between 1925 and 2004 in English and held by 873 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Lafcadio Wluiki, a street-smart nineteen-year-old in 1890s Paris, learns that hes heir to an ailing French noblemans fortune, hes seized by wanderlust. Traveling through Rome in expensive new clothes, he becomes entangled in a Church extortion scandal involving an imprisoned Pope, a skittish purveyor of graveyard statuary, an atheist-turned-believer on the edge of insolvency, and all manner of wastrels, swindlers, aristocrats, adventurers, and pickpockets
If it die ... an autobiography by André Gide( Book )

25 editions published between 1935 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 722 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A first-hand account of his life and work by Andre Gide focusing on his interests in the arts, an eucalyptus tree, piano music, relationships, Protestant ethic, and fascination with books
Isabelle by André Gide( Book )

22 editions published between 1931 and 2013 in English and held by 665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Isabelle -- The pastoral symphony
Return from the U.S.S.R by André Gide( Book )

13 editions published between 1936 and 2013 in English and held by 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the 1930s, Gide briefly became a communist, or more precisely, a fellow traveller (he never formally joined the Communist Party). As a distinguished writer sympathising with the cause of communism, he was invited to tour the Soviet Union as a guest of the Soviet Union of writers. The tour disillusioned him and he subsequently became quite critical of Soviet Communism. This criticism of Communism caused him to lose socialist friends, especially when he made a clean break with it in this book Return From The USSR first published in the 1930's
The living thoughts of Montaigne by Michel de Montaigne( Book )

8 editions published between 1939 and 1946 in English and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"André Gide has selected and arranged the essence of Montaigne's thought from the essays translated by John Florio, 1606."
Travels in the Congo by André Gide( Book )

22 editions published between 1919 and 1994 in English and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fruits of the earth. Les nourritures terrestres & Les nouvelles nourritures by André Gide( Book )

1 edition published in 1949 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Olivia by Dorothy Bussy( Book )

61 editions published between 1949 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captures the awakening passions of an adolescent girl sent away for a year to a small finishing school outside Paris, where she develops an infatuation for her headmistress
The school for wives ; Robert ; Geneviève, or The unfinished confidence by André Gide( Book )

5 editions published between 1950 and 1953 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Correspondance André Gide-Dorothy Bussy by André Gide( Book )

in French and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Correspondance qui s'étalera sur trente ans et qui à son terme regroupera 600 lettres de Gide et 500 lettres de Dorothy Bussy. Cette dernière, traductrice des écrits de Gide en anglais, éprouve tant pour l'homme que pour l'oeuvre "un intérêt passionné" d'une constance remarquable. Gide sera flatté par cette passion déclarée mais fera évoluer, avec patience, estime, affection et cruauté, les sentiments de sa confidente et collaboratrice vers une amitié plus conforme à ses goûts et désirs. Brillante introduction. Un document important pour comprendre Gide "intime."
The school for wives by André Gide( Book )

6 editions published between 1929 and 1930 in English and French and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Woman's journal before and after marriage
Retouches à mon Retour de l'U.R.S.S by André Gide( Book )

10 editions published between 1937 and 1938 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La symphonie pastorale ; and, Isabelle by André Gide( Book )

10 editions published between 1963 and 1988 in English and French and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Antoine Watteau (1684-1721) by Camille Mauclair( Book )

6 editions published in 1906 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This biography on French Rococo artist Antoine Watteau features over 30 illustrations.?
Eugène Delacroix by Dorothy Bussy( Book )

6 editions published between 1907 and 1912 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This biography on Eugene Delacroix was written by English novelist Dorothy Bussy.?
Velazquez by Auguste Bréal( Book )

6 editions published between 1904 and 1905 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This biography was written by Auguste Bréal, an art historian and scholar of Velázquez paintings
Correspondance André Gide-Dorothy Bussy : by André Gide( Book )

15 editions published between 1977 and 1979 in French and Undetermined and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Lafcadio's adventures
Alternative Names

controlled identityOlivia, 1866-1960

Bussy, D.

Bussy, Dorothy

Bussy, Dorothy S. 1866-1960

Bussy, Dorothy Simon 1866-1960

Bussy, Dorothy Strachey

Bussy, Dorothy Strachey 1866-1960

Bussy, Simon 1866-1960 Mme

Bussy, Simon Mme

Bussy, Simon, Mme., 1866-1960

Bussy-Strachey, Dorothee 1866-1960

Bussy Strachey, Dorothy 1866-1960

Dorothy Bussy Brits vertaalster (1865-1960)

Olivia.

Olivia 1866-1960

Olivia, Pseud. de Dorothy Strachey Bussy

Olivia, pseudonyme de Dorothy Bussy

Strachey, Dorothee Bussy- 1866-1960

Strachey, Dorothy

Strachey, Dorothy 1866-1960

Stratchey, Dorothy

Stratchey Dorothy 1865-1960

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The immoralistStrait is the gate (La porte étroite)Lafcadio's adventuresIf it die ... an autobiographyTravels in the CongoOliviaLa symphonie pastorale ; and, Isabelle