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Huxley, Aldous 1894-1963

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Point counter point by Aldous Huxley( Book )
548 editions published between 1928 and 2014 in 23 languages and held by 5,759 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
Brave new world revisited by Aldous Huxley( Book )
213 editions published between 1934 and 2014 in 15 languages and held by 4,738 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
Island : a novel by Aldous Huxley( Book )
283 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in 19 languages and held by 3,566 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 )
49 editions published between 1932 and 1997 in 5 languages and held by 3,268 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 )
233 editions published between 1937 and 2014 in 12 languages and held by 3,256 libraries worldwide
Examines well-known works on Western mysticism and the writings of Oriental and Mohammedan mystics to provide an overview of the "Philosophia Perennis."
Eyeless in Gaza by Aldous Huxley( Book )
297 editions published between 1865 and 2014 in 17 languages and held by 3,110 libraries worldwide
The study of an intellectual youth who grows into manhood during a period of war and economic turmoil
Antic hay by Aldous Huxley( Book )
273 editions published between 1923 and 2014 in 14 languages and held by 3,103 libraries worldwide
London life just after World War I, 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
The devils of Loudun by Aldous Huxley( Book )
210 editions published between 1952 and 2011 in 13 languages and held by 2,854 libraries worldwide
In this classic work, a remarkable true story of religious and sexual obsession is clarified and brought to vivid life
After many a summer dies the swan by Aldous Huxley( Book )
166 editions published between 1939 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,815 libraries worldwide
Multimillionaire is obsessed with the desire to live indefinitely
Brave new world : and, Brave new world revisited by Aldous Huxley( Book )
58 editions published between 1932 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,766 libraries worldwide
The astonishing novel Brave New World, originally published in 1932, presents Aldous Huxley's vision of the future-of a world utterly transformed. Through the most efficient scientific and psychological engineering, people are genetically designed to be passive and therefore consistently useful to the ruling class. This powerful work of speculative fiction sheds a blazing critical light on the present and is considered to be Huxley's most enduring masterpiece. Following Brave New World is the nonfiction work Brave New World Revisited, first published in 1958. It is a fascinating work in which Huxley uses his tremendous knowledge of human relations to compare the modern-day world with the prophetic fantasy envisioned in Brave New World, including threats to humanity, such as overpopulation, propaganda, and chemical persuasion
The doors of perception ; and, Heaven and hell by Aldous Huxley( Book )
147 editions published between 1956 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,651 libraries worldwide
"Explores the mind's remote frontiers and the unmapped areas of human consciousness"--Cover
Time must have a stop by Aldous Huxley( Book )
186 editions published between 1944 and 2014 in 17 languages and held by 2,488 libraries worldwide
Sebastian Barnack, a handsome English schoolboy, goes to Italy for the summer. 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 )
188 editions published between 1194 and 2014 in 17 languages and held by 2,481 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 )
97 editions published between 1946 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 2,473 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 )
261 editions published between 1900 and 2014 in 12 languages and held by 2,303 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 )
35 editions published between 1932 and 2005 in 6 languages and held by 1,986 libraries worldwide
"A fantasy of the future that sheds a blazing critical light on the present--considered to be Aldous Huxley's most enduring masterpiece. Mr. Huxley is eloquent in his declaration of an artist's faith in man, and it is his eloquence, bitter in attack, noble in defense, that, when one has closed the book, one remembers. A Fantastic racy narrative, full of much excellent satire and literary horseplay. It is as sparkling, provocative, as brilliant, in the appropriate sense, as impressive as the day it was published. This is in part because its prophetic voice has remained surprisingly contemporary, both in its particular forecasts and in its general tone of semiserious alarm. But it is much more because the book succeeds as a work of art. This is surely Huxley's best book"--Page 4 of cover
Literature and science by Aldous Huxley( Book )
54 editions published between 1922 and 1991 in 5 languages and held by 1,902 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 art of seeing by Aldous Huxley( Book )
167 editions published between 1941 and 2014 in 12 languages and held by 1,884 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
The genius and the goddess : a novel by Aldous Huxley( Book )
152 editions published between 1954 and 2014 in 15 languages and held by 1,794 libraries worldwide
Huxleyian philosophy is conveyed through a scientist's account of his first love affair
Collected short stories by Aldous Huxley( Book )
60 editions published between 1956 and 1995 in 6 languages and held by 1,690 libraries worldwide
When Aldous Huxley's Brave New World first appeared in 1932, it presented in terms of purest fantasy a society bent on self-destruction. Few of its outraged critics anticipated the onset of another world war with its Holocaust and atomic ruin. In 1948, seeing that the probable shape of his anti-utopia had been altered inevitably by the facts of history, Huxley wrote Ape and Essence. In this savage novel, using the form of a film scenario, he transports us to the year 2108. The setting is Los Angeles where a "rediscovery expedition" from New Zealand is trying to make sense of what is left. From chief botanist Alfred Poole we learn, to our dismay, about the twenty-second-century way of life. "It was inevitable that Mr. Huxley should have written this book: one could almost have seen it since Hiroshima is the necessary sequel to Brave New World."?Alfred Kazin. "The book has a certain awesome impressiveness; its sheer intractable bitterness cannot but affect the reader."?Time
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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 pisarz angielski
Aldous Huxley scrittore britannico
Chaksli, Oldos.
Chaksli, Oldos 1894-1963
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Hakslī, Āldūs 1894-1963
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Hakslijs, Oldess 1894-1963
Hukslī, Aldūs 1894-1963
Huxley, A. L. 1894-1963
Huxley, A. L. (Aldous Leonard), 1894-1963
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Huxley, Aldous 1894-1963
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Khaksli, Oldos 1894-1963
Khŭksli, Oldŭs 1894-1963
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האקסליי, אלדוס
האקסליי, אלדוס 1894-1963
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הכסלי, אלדוס לאונרד 1894-1963
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הקסלי, אלדוס 1894-1963
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ألدوس هكسلي، 1894-1963
هاكسلي، ألدوس، 1894-1963
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