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Kherdian, David

Overview
Works: 174 works in 390 publications in 9 languages and 18,697 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  Fiction  Poetry  Bio-bibliography  Folklore  Archives 
Roles: Author, Editor, Former owner, Author of introduction, Correspondent, Translator
Classifications: PZ7.K527, B
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The road from home : the story of an Armenian girl by David Kherdian( Book )

59 editions published between 1979 and 2006 in 8 languages and held by 2,526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the author's mother, concentrating on her childhood in Turkey before the Turkish govennment deported its Armenian population
Feathers and tails : animal fables from around the world by David Kherdian( Book )

5 editions published between 1991 and 1994 in English and Japanese and held by 852 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of animal fables and folklore from such sources as the Bidpai fables, Aesop, Panchatantra, Grimm, and Wu Cheng-en
Come back, Moon by David Kherdian( Book )

4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 814 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sleepless bear hides the moon, much to the displeasure of his forest animal friends who miss dancing under its light
Beat voices : an anthology of beat poetry( Book )

3 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of American poetry by and about the beat generation, written by such poets as Gregory Corso, Jack Kerouac, Diane di Prima, and Allen Ginsberg
The cat's midsummer jamboree by David Kherdian( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A roaming mandolin-playing cat encounters a number of other musical animals on his travels, and the result is a jamboree in a tree
Six poets of the San Francisco renaissance: portraits and checklists by David Kherdian( Book )

7 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The golden bracelet by David Kherdian( Book )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In order to win the hand of his love, indolent Prince Haig learns to weave beautiful golden cloth, a craft that later saves his life
Visions of America by David Kherdian( Book )

4 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poetry by twentieth-century American poets grouped under the general areas of "Growing Up," "In America," "And Its Cities."
Right now by David Kherdian( Book )

3 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A child considers a range of daily experiences--happy, disappointing, painful, dismaying, and, mostly, hopeful--and emphasizes that the most important one is what is happening "right now."
Finding home by David Kherdian( Book )

3 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Continues the biography of Veron Dumehjian who comes to America as a mail-order bride and adapts to life in a new country
The rose's smile : Farizad of the Arabian nights by David Kherdian( Book )

3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Only the courage of the beautiful Farizad is able to bring happiness out of the evil deeds of her mother's two jealous older sisters
Settling America: the ethnic expression of 14 contemporary poets by David Kherdian( Book )

4 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A poetry anthology in which fourteen American poets of varied ethnic backgrounds explore their own origins and the process of assimilation that has helped shape this country
The animal by David Kherdian( Book )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A newcomer's enthusiasm for everything causes the animals to speculate on the nature of perception
Bridger : the story of a mountain man by David Kherdian( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1822 eighteen-year-old Jim Bridger leaves civilization behind and journeys into the frontier wilderness, where he learns to trap beaver, experiences skirmishes with hostile Indians, and explores new country
Poems here and now by David Kherdian( Book )

3 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A selection of contemporary American poetry by Richard Brautigan, Ruth Krauss, William Carlos Williams, and others
Monkey : a journey to the West : a retelling of the Chinese folk novel by Wu Chʼeng-en by David Kherdian( Book )

9 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part spiritual pilgrimage, part historical epic, the folk novel Journey to the West, which came to be known as Monkey, is the most popular classic of Asian literature. Originally written in the sixteenth century, it is the story of the adventures of the rogue-trickster Monkey and his encounters with a bizarre cast of characters as he travels to India with the Buddhist pilgrim Tripitaka in search of sacred scriptures
Lullaby for Emily by David Kherdian( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lullaby spoken to the soon-to-be-asleep Emily
Traveling America with today's poets( Book )

2 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the moods and aspects of America through the eyes of more than 100 poets
A song for Uncle Harry by David Kherdian( Book )

4 editions published between 1989 and 1992 in Dutch and English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy relates his special friendship with his Armenian uncle
The Dog writes on the window with his nose and other poems( Book )

2 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty-two brief poems by a variety of American poets
 
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The road from home : the story of an Armenian girl
Alternative Names
David Kherdian Armenian-American poet, author and anthologist

David Kherdian US-amerikanischer Schriftsteller

ケアディアン, ディヴィッド

ケルディアン, デーヴィッド

Languages
English (127)

German (12)

French (8)

Japanese (2)

Danish (2)

Italian (2)

Dutch (2)

Arabic (1)

Turkish (1)

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Beat voices : an anthology of beat poetryThe golden braceletFinding homeThe rose's smile : Farizad of the Arabian nightsMonkey : a journey to the West : a retelling of the Chinese folk novel by Wu Chʼeng-enLullaby for EmilyOn a spaceship with Beelzebub : by a grandson of Gurdjieff