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Pirsig, Robert M.

Overview
Works: 65 works in 475 publications in 25 languages and 11,374 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Anecdotes  Personal narratives  Drama  Didactic fiction  Biography  Case studies 
Roles: Author
Classifications: CT275.P648, B
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Lila : an inquiry into morals by Robert M Pirsig( Book )
39 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,961 libraries worldwide
Phaedrus has traded in his motor cycle for a sailboat, his traveling companion, son Chris, for Lila, a woman he met in a bar, and his focus on values for a concentration on morals
Zen and the art of motorcycle maintenance : an inquiry into values by Robert M Pirsig( Book )
222 editions published between 1974 and 2015 in 19 languages and held by 470 libraries worldwide
The novel, published in 1974, uses a long motorcycle trip to frame a prolonged exploration of the world of ideas, about life and how best to live it. It references perspectives from Western and Eastern Civilizations as it explores the central question of the how to pursue technology so that human life is enriched rather than degraded. Narrated in the first person, it incorporates a parallel presentation of trip details and an ongoing retrospective concerning dramatic events from the Narrator's past, creating rich symbolism and including numerous analogies reinforcing the overall theme of coming to terms with the mysteries of why we exist and how best to live
Lila by Robert M Pirsig( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in English and held by 100 libraries worldwide
Philosopher-narrator Phaedrus cruises down the Hudson River with his companion, Lila, who threatens to disrupt his life's work on the metaphysics of quality. Pirsig's narrative is interspersed with meditations on a range of ideas
Lila : indagine sulla morale by Robert M Pirsig( Book )
5 editions published between 1992 and 1995 in Italian and held by 39 libraries worldwide
Zen and the art of motorcycle maintenance an inquiry into values by Robert M Pirsig( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 37 libraries worldwide
While cycling through the western states with his son, a disillusioned American questions the meaning of existence after confronting the ghost of his former, uninstitutionalized self
Lila :oder ein versuch über moral : Roman by Robert M Pirsig( Book )
3 editions published between 1992 and 2006 in German and held by 35 libraries worldwide
An inquiry into values by Robert M Pirsig( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
Tells a story of the narrator, his son Chris and their month-long motorcycle odyssey from Minnesota to California profoundly affected an entire generation
Lila, una indagación sobre la moral by Robert M Pirsig( Book )
3 editions published in 2009 in Spanish and held by 13 libraries worldwide
An inquiry into morals by Robert M Pirsig( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
'Zen and the Art of the Motorcycle Maintenance', Robert M. Pirsig's world-wide bestseller, holds a unique and unforgettable place in modern Western literature. Now in 'Lila', he brings us a new voyage, a poignant journey and a passionate philosophical exploration
Zen in umetnost vzdrževanja motornega kolesa : raziskovanje vrednot by Robert M Pirsig( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in Slovenian and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Lila : en undersøgelse af moral by Robert M Pirsig( Book )
2 editions published between 1992 and 1995 in Danish and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Lila : rozprawa o moralności by Robert M Pirsig( Book )
3 editions published in 1995 in Polish and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Zen a umění údržby motocyklu : zkoumání hodnot by Robert M Pirsig( Book )
2 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in Czech and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Coffee with Plato by Donald R Moor( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Meet Plato and learn about his life as well as his ideas on truth, beauty, love and society
Traité du zen et de l'entretien des motocyclettes récit by Robert M Pirsig( file )
2 editions published in 2013 in French and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Lila : zkoumání morálních zásad by Robert M Pirsig( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in Czech and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Livet, kärleken och konsten att sköta en motorcykel by Robert M Pirsig( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in Swedish and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Lila en studie i moral by Robert M Pirsig( Book )
2 editions published in 1992 in Undetermined and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Zen in umetnost kapitalizma : odlomek iz knjige Roberta Pirsiga Lila by Robert M Pirsig( Article )
1 edition published in 1997 in Slovenian and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Lailah : ḥaḳirah ʻal odot ha-midot by Robert M Pirsig( Book )
1 edition published in 1993 in Hebrew and held by 2 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Pirsig, Robert
Pirsig, Robert Maynard.
Pirsig, Robert Maynard 1928-...
Pirsigs, Roberts M. 1928-
Robert M. Pirsig
Robert M. Pirsig Amerikaans schrijver
Robert M. Pirsig écrivain américain
Robert M. Pirsig scrittore e filosofo statunitense
Robert M. Pirsig US-amerikanischer Autor
Robert Maynard Pirsig
Robert Pirsig
Персиг Р. 1928-
Персиг Р. М. 1928-
Пирсиг Р. М. 1928-
Пирсиг, Роберт
Робърт М. Пърсиг
פירסיג, רוברט מ.
פירסיג, רוברט מ 1928-
רוברט מ. פירסיג
رابرت پیرسیگ نویسنده و فیلسوف آمریکایی
퍼시그, 로버트 M
피어시그, 로버트 M
パーシグ, ロバート・M
罗伯特·梅纳德·波西格
Languages
English (261)
German (43)
Italian (32)
Danish (15)
Spanish (12)
French (12)
Portuguese (7)
Chinese (7)
Hungarian (6)
Polish (5)
Swedish (5)
Dutch (5)
Russian (4)
Japanese (3)
Czech (3)
Hebrew (3)
Finnish (3)
Catalan (3)
Korean (2)
Turkish (2)
Romanian (2)
Slovenian (2)
Croatian (1)
Persian (1)
Greek, Modern [1453- ] (1)
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