WorldCat Identities

Guppy, Shusha

Overview
Works: 21 works in 89 publications in 10 languages and 2,882 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Interviews  History 
Roles: Author
Classifications: DS266, 955.05092
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Most widely held works about Shusha Guppy
 
Most widely held works by Shusha Guppy
Looking back : a panoramic view of a literary age by the Grandes Dames of European letters by Shusha Guppy( Book )
5 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ten portraits of some of the finest novelists, essayists and biographers of our time, women: Lesley Blanch, Lady Diana Cooper, Joan Haslip, Juliette Huxley, Molly Keane, Rosamond Lehmann, Diana Mosley, Frances Partridge, Kathleen Raine, P.L. Travers
The secret of laughter : magical tales from classical Persia by Shusha Guppy( Book )
9 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
These narratives offer cultural, psychological and social insights into the attitudes, morals and values of Iranian society."--BOOK JACKET
A girl in Paris by Shusha Guppy( Book )
7 editions published between 1991 and 2007 in English and French and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A first-hand account of the political and intellectual ferment in Paris during the 1950s including Sartre, de Beauvoir and Camus by a women who left her childhood home in Persia to become an actress and singer
The blindfold horse memories of a Persian childhood by Shusha Guppy( Book )
27 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Long before the momentous Iranian Revolution of 1979, which placed the country under strict religious rule, Shusha Guppy grew up in a Persia delicately balanced between traditional Islamic society and the transforming forces of westernisation. In this eloquent memoir, she recreates the lost world of her childhood before the oil boom and the eventual overthrow of the Shah. Her magical tales about relatives and friends, music and drama, religious holidays and celebrations are interwoven with myth and legend, poetry and anecdote and provide a rare and optimistic portrayal of Iran. This is an enli
Fairytales and folktales from ancient Persia ( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Journeys in Persia and Kurdistan by Isabella L Bird( Book )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Isabella Bird had never even stepped into the saddle until she was forty two years old in 1872. She went to Hawaii in search of better health and adventure and found both. Bird rode across the Rocky Mountains of Colorado, galloped across Japan alone, then explored Tibet on horseback
Magical tales from classical Persia by Shusha Guppy( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This magical collection of stories, gathered from the rich treasury of Persian folk and fairytales, tells of love and longing, fate and human ingenuity, loss and grace. Although their sources have been lost over the ages, the memory of these stories runs through the collective psyche of the Iranian people
Der persische Garten meiner Familie by Shusha Guppy( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in German and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Journeys in Persia and Kurdistan by Isabella L Bird( Book )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hästen med förbundna ögon : persiska barndomsminnen by Shusha Guppy( Book )
2 editions published in 1990 in Swedish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
À la découverte d'une terre chargée d'histoire by Shusha Guppy( Book )
1 edition published in 1997 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ung i Paris by Shusha Guppy( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in Swedish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gülüşün gizi by Shusha Guppy( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in Turkish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tio kvinnor tio liv by Shusha Guppy( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in Swedish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
by Tom Stoppard( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The Stoppard papers consist of typescripts, holograph manuscripts, computer printouts, page proofs, galley proofs, printed pages, theatre programs, photographs, photographic negatives, advertising material, clippings of articles and reviews, correspondence, dust jackets, and watercolor sketches by unknown artists, all ranging in date from 1939 to 2000 (bulk 19760-2000)
Sirr al-ḍiḥk : qiṣaṣ min al-siḥr wa-al-khayāl min al-turāth al-Fārisī al-kilāsīkī by Shusha Guppy( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in Arabic and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Looking back by Shusha Guppy( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Wild flowers by Shusha Guppy( Recording )
1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Assar, Shansi
Shusha.
Shusha Guppy
Languages
English (67)
French (9)
Swedish (4)
Spanish (2)
German (1)
Malay (1)
Turkish (1)
Persian (1)
Arabic (1)
Dutch (1)
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