WorldCat Identities

Guppy, Shusha

Overview
Works: 34 works in 83 publications in 8 languages and 1,384 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Interviews  History  Documentary films 
Roles: Author, Singer, Performer, Narrator
Classifications: DS266, 955
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Shusha Guppy
 
Most widely held works by Shusha Guppy
Persian love songs & mystic chants by Shusha Guppy( )

18 editions published between 1971 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looking back : a panoramic view of a literary age by the Grandes Dames of European letters by Shusha Guppy( Book )

6 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 290 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 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

These narratives offer cultural, psychological and social insights into the attitudes, morals and values of Iranian society."--Jacket
A girl in Paris by Shusha Guppy( Book )

7 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 187 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
Bakhtiari migration "the sheep must live"( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a visually splendid coverage of the semi-annual Bakhtiari migration which takes about five weeks and covers 200 torturous miles. Half a million people and millions of sheep and goats cross the rugged Zagros mountains in southern Iran twice yearly to move between summer and winter pastures. Persian folk-singer Shushu is featured
Journeys in Persia and Kurdistan, including a summer in the Upper Karun region and a visit to the Nestorian rayahs by Isabella L Bird( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 14 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
Fairytales and folktales from ancient Persia( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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
The blindfold horse : memories of a Persian childhood by Shusha Guppy( Book )

4 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in English and French and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guppy's memoir of life in Iran before the Ayatollahs is exquisite. It conveys a sense of the country and its customs and the nature of the crisis which Iran is still enduring
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

Ung i Paris by Shusha Guppy( Book )

2 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in Undetermined and Swedish and held by 3 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

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

From East to West( Recording )

1 edition published in 1978 in Persian 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

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

Persian love songs( Recording )

1 edition published in 1974 in Persian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Three journeys in the Levant by Shusha Guppy( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Une petite fumée de souvenirs : Juliette Huxley by Shusha Guppy( )

1 edition published in 1986 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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The secret of laughter : magical tales from classical PersiaFairytales and folktales from ancient PersiaMagical tales from classical Persia
Alternative Names
Assar, Shansi

Shusha

Shusha Guppy

Shusha Guppy 1935-2008

Shusha Guppy schrijfster uit Iran (1935-2008)

Shusha Guppy writer, editor and singer

Şûşa Guppy

شمسی عصار خواننده، نویسنده، و خواننده-ترانه‌سرا ایرانی

Languages
English (35)

Persian (14)

French (5)

Swedish (4)

Dutch (2)

Malay (1)

Turkish (1)

Arabic (1)

Covers
A girl in ParisFairytales and folktales from ancient PersiaMagical tales from classical PersiaThree journeys in the LevantThree journeys in the Levant