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Huxley, Aldous 1894-1963

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Brave new world revisited by Aldous Huxley( Book )
480 editions published between 1932 and 2015 in 12 languages and held by 8,731 libraries worldwide
The author examines the prophetic fantasy of his novel "Brave New World" and compares his predictions for the future with our actual world
Point counter point by Aldous Huxley( Book )
530 editions published between 1928 and 2014 in 21 languages and held by 5,694 libraries worldwide
A novel of the hectic lifestyle of the 1920's, in which the characters experiment with libertine sex, political anarchism, and the death-of-God theory
The doors of perception ; and, Heaven and hell by Aldous Huxley( Book )
368 editions published between 1954 and 2014 in 13 languages and held by 3,781 libraries worldwide
"Explores the mind's remote frontiers and the unmapped areas of human consciousness"--Cover
Island : a novel by Aldous Huxley( Book )
280 editions published between 1962 and 2015 in 16 languages and held by 3,581 libraries worldwide
For 120 years, an ideal society has flourished on a Pacific island where drug use and open sex are encouraged, and children are not at the mercy of one set of parents. Inevitably, this island of bliss attracts the envy and enmity of the surrounding world. A conspiracy is underway to take over Pala and events begin to move when an agent of the conspirators, a newspaperman named Faranby, is shipwrecked there. What Faranby doesn't expect is how his time with the people of Pala will revolutionize all his values and give him hope
Brave new world by Aldous Huxley( Book )
48 editions published between 1932 and 1997 in 4 languages and held by 3,338 libraries worldwide
Six hundred years into the future, humans are bred by cloning, and "mother" and "father" are forbidden words. Originally published in 1932, Huxley's terrifying vision of a controlled and emotionless future "Utopian" society is truly startling in its prediction of modern scientific and cultural phenomena, including test-tube babies and rampant drug abuse
The perennial philosophy by Aldous Huxley( Book )
254 editions published between 1937 and 2014 in 12 languages and held by 3,292 libraries worldwide
Examines well-known works on Western mysticism and the writings of Asian and Muslim mystics to provide an overview of the "Philosophia Perennis." Includes a "P.S." with a brief biography of Huxley and an article "Belief" which was not included in the original publication
A berry bitty ballet by Aldous Huxley( Book )
279 editions published between 1923 and 2014 in 13 languages and held by 3,115 libraries worldwide
London life just after World War I, devoid of values and moving headlong into chaos at breakneck speed - Aldous Huxley's Antic Hay, like Hemingway's The Sun Also Rises, portrays a world of lost souls madly pursuing both pleasure and meaning. Fake artists, third-rate poets, pompous critics, pseudo-scientists, con-men, bewildered romantics, cock-eyed futurists - all inhabit this world spinning out of control, as wildly comic as it is disturbingly accurate. In a style that ranges from the lyrical to the absurd, and with characters whose identities shift and change as often as their names and appearances, Huxley has here invented a novel that bristles with life and energy, what the New York Times called "a delirium of sense enjoyment!"
Crome yellow by Aldous Huxley( Book )
375 editions published between 1338 and 2014 in 13 languages and held by 3,093 libraries worldwide
On vacation from school, Denis goes to stay at Crome, an English country house inhabitated by several of Huxley's most outlandish characters--from Mr. Barbecue-Smith, who writes 1,500 publishable words an hour by "getting in touch" with his "subconscious," to Henry Wimbush, who is obsessed with writing the definitive history of chrome. Denis's stay proves to be a disaster amid his weak attempts to attract the girl of his dreams and the ridicule he endures regarding his plan to write a novel about love and art. Lambasting the post-Victorian standards of morality, Chrome yello is a witty masterpiece that, in F. Scott Fitzgerald's words, "is too ironic to be called satire and too scornful to be called irony."
Eyeless in Gaza by Aldous Huxley( Book )
270 editions published between 1865 and 2014 in 12 languages and held by 3,048 libraries worldwide
The study of an intellectual youth who grows into manhood during a period of war and economic turmoil
The devils of Loudun by Aldous Huxley( Book )
213 editions published between 1952 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 2,879 libraries worldwide
In this classic work, a remarkable true story of religious and sexual obsession is clarified and brought to vivid life
Time must have a stop by Aldous Huxley( Book )
191 editions published between 1914 and 2015 in 14 languages and held by 2,517 libraries worldwide
Sebastian Barnack, a handsome English schoolboy, goes to Italy for the summer, and there his real education begins. His teachers are two quite different men: Bruno Rontini, the saintly bookseller, who teaches him about things spiritual; and Uncle Eustace, who introduces him to life's profane pleasures
Ape and essence by Aldous Huxley( Book )
166 editions published between 1194 and 2014 in 12 languages and held by 2,399 libraries worldwide
Life in Los Angeles a century after the Third World War, when atomic and bacterial warfare have left the area in ruins
Brave new world by Aldous Huxley( Sound Recording )
105 editions published between 1946 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 2,328 libraries worldwide
Huxley's terrifying vision of a controlled and emotionless future "Utopian" society is truly startling in its prediction of modern scientific and cultural phenomena, including test-tube babies and rampant drug abuse
Those barren leaves by Aldous Huxley( Book )
262 editions published between 1900 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 2,317 libraries worldwide
A piercing portrayal of a group gathered in an Italian palace by the socially ambitious and self-professed lover of art, Mrs. Aldwinkle. Here, she yearns to capture the glories of the Italian Renaissance, but her guests ultimately fail to fulfill her naive expectations
Brave new world by Aldous Huxley( Book )
50 editions published between 1932 and 2005 in 7 languages and held by 2,042 libraries worldwide
"'Community, Identity, Stability' is the motto of Aldous Huxley's utopian World State. Here everyone consumes daily grams of soma, to fight depression, babies are born in laboratories, and the most popular form of entertainment is a 'Feelie, ' a movie that stimulates the senses of sight, hearing, and touch. Though there is no violence and everyone is provided for, Bernard Marx feels something is missing and senses his relationship with a young women has the potential to be much more than the confines of their existence allow. Huxley foreshadowed many of the practices and gadgets we take for granted today -- let's hope the sterility and absence of individuality he predicted aren't yet to come."--Amazon.com
Grey eminence; a study in religion and politics by Aldous Huxley( Book )
192 editions published between 1941 and 2013 in 12 languages and held by 1,942 libraries worldwide
Richelieu's medarbejder Père Joseph, 1577-1638
The art of seeing by Aldous Huxley( Book )
178 editions published between 1936 and 2014 in 10 languages and held by 1,891 libraries worldwide
Explains the Bates method for improving one's eyesight, discusses causes of visual problems, and describes techniques for relaxing and exercising the eyes
Ends and Means : An Inquiry into the Nature of Ideals and into Methods Employed for Their Realization by Aldous Huxley( Book )
139 editions published between 1937 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,882 libraries worldwide
Contemporary intellectuals still struggle over the relationship of ends to means, especially in political discourse. Pacifism is still an important topic today, as terrorism and dictatorial states abound. Many will find solace in Ends and Means, while others will find the book only a case study of the relationship of ethics to politics. Aldous Huxley examines common issues in a unique fashion. How can the regression in charity through which we are living, and for which each one of us is in some measure responsible, be halted and reversed? How can existing society be transformed into the ideal society described by the prophets? How can the average sensual man and the exceptional (and more dangerous) ambitious man be transformed into a non-attached being, one who can create a society significantly better than our own? Huxley discusses the relationship between the theories and the practices of reformers and the nature of the universe. He argues that our beliefs about the ultimate nature of reality help us formulate conceptions of right and wrong, not only in our private life, but also in the sphere of politics and economics. Far from being irrelevant, our philosophical beliefs are the final determining factor in our actions. This provocative classic volume, now available in paperback, will continue to stimulate discussion and thought. -- Provided by publisher
Literature and science by Aldous Huxley( Book )
55 editions published between 1922 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 1,843 libraries worldwide
In these reflections on the relations between art and science, Aldous Huxley attempts to discern the similarities and differences implicit in scientific and literary language, and he offers his opinions on the influence that each discipline exerts upon the other
The genius and the goddess : a novel by Aldous Huxley( Book )
150 editions published between 1954 and 2015 in 13 languages and held by 1,810 libraries worldwide
A lost novella from Brave New World author Aldous Huxley, now back in print in a Harper Perennial Modern Classics edition, The Genius and the Goddess is the story of a brilliant physicist, his beautiful wife, and the young man who tears their world apart
 
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Aldous Huxley anglický spisovatel
Aldous Huxley brita verkisto
Aldous Huxley britischer Schriftsteller
Aldous Huxley britisk poet og skribent
Aldous Huxley Brits schrijver
Aldous Huxley brittisk poet och författare
Aldous Huxley écrivain britannique
Aldous Huxley escritor británico
Aldous Huxley pisarz angielski
Aldous Huxley Romancier et essayiste britannique
Aldous Huxley scrittore britannico
Chaksli, Oldos.
Chaksli, Oldos 1894-1963
Haksli, A.
Hākslī, Āldūs, 1894-1963
Haksli, Oldas
Haksli, Oldas 1894-1963
Haksli, Oldos.
Hakslijs, Oldess 1894-1963
Hukslī, Aldūs 1894-1963
Huxley, A.
Huxley, A. L. 1894-1963
Huxley, A. L. (Aldous Leonard), 1894-1963
Huxley , Adoulf
Huxley, Aldous
Huxley, Aldous L. 1894-1963
Huxley, Aldous Leonard
Huxley Aldous Leonard 1894-1963
Huxley, Aldus 1894-1963
Khaksli, Oldos 1894-1963
Khŭksli, Oldŭs 1894-1963
Oldess Hakslijs
Oldos Haksli
Άλντους Χάξλεϋ
Гексли О. 1894-1963
Олдас Гаксьлі
Олдас Хакслі
Олдос Хаксли английский писатель
Олдос Хакслі
Олдос Ҳакслӣ
Олдус Хаксли
Олдъс Хъксли
Хаксли, О 1894-1963
Хаксли О.Л. 1894-1963
Хаксли, Олдос 1894-1963
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אלדוס האקסלי
האכסלי, אלדוס ליאונארד
האקסליי, אלדוס
האקסליי, אלדוס 1894-1963
הכסלי, אלדוס
הכסלי, אלדוס לאונרד 1894-1963
הכסליי, אלדוס
הקסלי, אלדוס
הקסלי, אלדוס 1894-1963
הקסלי, אלדוס לאונרד 1894-1963
آلدوس هاکسلی نویسنده انگلیسی
ألدوس هكسلي
ألدوس هكسلي، 1894-1963
هاكسلي، ألدوس، 1894-1963
هاکسلي، آلدوس، 1894-1963
هكسلى، أولدس
आल्डस हक्सली
ऐल्डस हक्स्ले
অ্যালডাস লিওনার্ড হাক্সলি
ਐਲਡਸ ਹਕਸਲੇ
ആൽഡസ് ഹക്സിലി
อัลดัส ฮักซลีย์
ဟပ်စလေ၊ အောဒပ် လီယိုနတ်
ოლდოს ჰაქსლი
올더스 헉슬리
학스리 1894-1963
학슬러 1894-1963
학슬리, 올더스 1894-1963
헉슬리 1894-1963
헉슬리, A. 1894-1963
헉슬리, 앨더스 레너드 1894-1963
헉슬리, 올더스 1894-1963
헉슬리, 올더스 레오나드 1894-1963
オルダス・ハクスリー
ハクスリー, A.
ハクスリー, オールダス
ハクスレー, オールダス
ハクスレイ
ハックスリー
ハックスリー, オルダス
ハックスリイ, オルダス
ハックスレー
ハックスレー, オールダス
ハックスレイ
ハックスレイ, オルダス
奥尔德斯·赫胥黎
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