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Idrīs, Yūsuf

Overview
Works: 439 works in 1,412 publications in 4 languages and 8,237 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Biography  Drama  Romance fiction 
Roles: Author, Contributor, Author of introduction, Other, Editor, Scenarist
Classifications: PJ7838.D7, 892.736
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The cheapest nights and other stories by Yūsuf Idrīs( Book )

57 editions published between 1952 and 2009 in Arabic and English and held by 600 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

City of love and ashes by Yūsuf Idrīs( Book )

32 editions published between 1967 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cairo, January 1952. Egypt is at a critical point in its modern history. Among the ashes of the city love may grow, but at a time of national struggle what place do personal feelings have beside the greater love for a shackled homeland? Yusuf Idris brings to life the soul of Cairo itself and the soul of a national consciousness focused on liberation
Modern Egyptian short stories( Book )

4 editions published in 1977 in English and Arabic and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tales of encounter : three Egyptian novellas by Yūsuf Idrīs( Book )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first two novellas in this volume, Madam Vienna and The Secret of His Power, come from the peak period in Idris' career, the late 1950s and early 1960s, while New York 80 belongs to his late period, the 1980s. They all deal with a seminal theme in Arabic fiction: the East-West encounter, often treated allegorically by Arab writers through a love story between an Arab man and a Western woman who stand for their respective cultures
al-Farāfīr by Yūsuf Idrīs( Book )

30 editions published between 1964 and 2009 in Arabic and Undetermined and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

al-Naddāhah by Yūsuf Idrīs( Book )

15 editions published between 1960 and 2012 in Arabic and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Noveller om den fattige befolkning i Kairo
A leader of men by Yūsuf Idrīs( Book )

7 editions published in 1988 in English and Arabic and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Psykologisk skildring af en mands opdagelse og accept af sine homoseksuelle tilbøjeligheder
Uqtulhā by Yūsuf Idrīs( Book )

13 editions published between 1980 and 2010 in Arabic and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bayt min laḥm : wa-qiṣaṣ ukhrá by Yūsuf Idrīs( Book )

8 editions published between 1971 and 1982 in Arabic and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Qāʻ al-madīnah by Yūsuf Idrīs( Book )

16 editions published between 1964 and 2012 in Arabic and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

al-ʻAskarī al-aswad by Yūsuf Idrīs( Book )

9 editions published between 1962 and 2009 in Arabic and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

al-Laḥẓah al-ḥarijah by Yūsuf Idrīs( Book )

9 editions published between 1958 and 1983 in Arabic and Swedish and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three Egyptian short stories by Yūsuf Idrīs( Book )

4 editions published in 1991 in English and Arabic and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jumhūrīyat faraḥāt by Yūsuf Idrīs( Book )

12 editions published between 1956 and 2009 in Arabic and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La sirène et autres nouvelles by Yūsuf Idrīs( Book )

8 editions published in 1986 in French and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

al-Mikhaṭṭiṭīn by Yūsuf Idrīs( Book )

13 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in Arabic and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

al-Bahlawān by Yūsuf Idrīs( Book )

13 editions published between 1980 and 1986 in Arabic and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shāhid ʻaṣrih by Yūsuf Idrīs( Book )

6 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in Arabic and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anā sulṭān qānūn al-wujūd by Yūsuf Idrīs( Book )

12 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in Arabic and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the eye of the beholder : tales of Egyptian life from the writings of Yusuf Idris by Yūsuf Idrīs( Book )

4 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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City of love and ashes
Alternative Names
Adris, Yusuf.

Adris, Yusuf 1927-1991

Idris, I︠U︡suf

Idris, Joesef 1927-1992

Idris, Jussuf.

Idris, Jussuf 1927-1991

Idris, Jusuf.

Idris, Jusuf 1927-1991

Idris, Jusufas.

Idris, Jusufas 1927-1991

Idris, Youssef

Idris Youssef 1927-1991

Idris, Youssef 1927-1992

Idris, Yusif 1927-1991

Idrīs, Yūsif, 1927-1992

Idris, Yussef

Idris, Yussef 1927-1991

Idris, Yussef 1927-1992

Idris, Yusuf

Idris, Yusuf 1927-1991

Idriss, Youssef

Idriss Youssef 1927-1991

I︠U︡suf Idris

Jusufas Idris

Youssef Idris

Yousuf Idris egyptisk författare

Yusuf, Adris

Yūsuf Idrīs.

Yūsuf Idrīs 1927-1991

Yusuf Idris ägyptischer Schriftsteller

Yusuf Idris Egyptian writer

Yusuf Idris schrijver uit Egypte (1927-1991)

Yusuf Idris scrittore egiziano

Идрис, Юсуф

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אדריס, יוסף

אידריס, יוסוף

יוסף אידריס

‏ادريس، يوسف.

إدريس يوسف 1927-1991

إدريس, يوسف, 1927-1992

يوسف إدريس

يوسف إدريس، 1927-1991

یوسف ادریس نویسنده مصری

ユースフ・イドリース

Languages
Arabic (244)

English (76)

French (8)

Swedish (1)

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City of love and ashes