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Aldous Huxley, A Biography, Volume 1: The Apparent Stability 894-1939

By: Bedford, Sybille

Price: $8.41

Publisher: London, Quartet Books: 1973

Seller ID: 131517

ISBN: 0704332418

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 400 pages. View more info

William Ingham: Configuration of Forces

By: Kangas, Matthew

Price: $10.46

Publisher: U.S.A., University of Washington Press: 2002

Seller ID: 139671

ISBN: 0295982837

Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition, as new. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Dust jacket shows the slightest signs of shelf wear only, no tears. "The art of William Ingham demonstrates how the modernist tradition, specifically Abstract Expressionism, has flourished in the Pacific Northwest alongside styles purportedly attuned to spiritual mysticism. This lavishly illustrated volume by distinguished art critic Matthew Kangas is the first full length study of Ingham's art. It brings to ... View more info

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The World of Islam: Faith, People, Culture

By: Lewis, Bernard, (ed.)

Price: $8.41

Publisher: N Y, Thames & Hudson: 1992

Seller ID: 106375

ISBN: 0500276242

Condition: Near Fine


Appears near new with very light edgewear, interior perfect. 360 pages with many color plates in oversize paperback format. Art, social life, trade, mysticism, literature, music, science and warfare all developed uniquely Islamic forms and are treated by the thirteen contributors to this volume. View more info

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Growing into God: A Beginner's Guide to Christian Mysticism

By: Mabry, John R.

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Wheaton, IL, Quest: 2012

Seller ID: 142854

ISBN: 0835609014

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 288 pages. View more info

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Black Spring

By: Miller, Henry

Price: $18.95

Publisher: N Y, Grove Press: 1963

Seller ID: 131063

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 249 pages. Slightly bumped corners and wear at top and bottom of spine. "Henry Miller was an American writer. He was known for breaking with existing literary forms, developing a new sort of semi-autobiographical novel that blended character study, social criticism, philosophical reflection, surrealist free association and mysticism, always distinctly about and expressive of the real-life Henry Miller and yet also fictional. ... He also wrote travel memoirs and literary criticism, and painted watercolors." [Wikipedia] View more info

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Maha Yogi Walt Whitman New Light on Yoga

By: Nambiar, O. K.

Price: $39.50

Publisher: Bangalore, India, Jeevan Pub.: 1978

Seller ID: 133035

ISBN: 091392346X

Condition: Fair


Blue paper-covered thin boards with cloth spine, Dust jacket glued to book, edges have small tears, chipping. 258 pages on bluish (indian) paper, text block is fragile with barely held first signature, otherwise tight. A Hindu interpretation of Whitman's mysticism. While other studies derive their interpretation from Whitman's notion of self, Nambiar connects him to the esoteric experience of Tantric Yoga and identifies him as having identical yogic experiences leading to spiritual illumination, as the Hindu Saint Sri Ramakirshna. Author is impressively credentialed. In business for 20 ... View more info

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Mysticism and Dissent: Religious Ideology and Social Protest in the Sixteenth Century

By: Ozment, Steven E.

Price: $24.50

Publisher: Yale Univ Pr: 1973

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 128108

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library book with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 270 pages, covers show very light wear, pages are in excellent condition. View more info

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Selected Poems

By: Reverdy, Pierre

Price: $65.95

Publisher: Wake Forest Univ Pr: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 145255

ISBN: 0916390462

Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition with barely discernable shelf wear only. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 173 pages. Pierre Reverdy was a French poet whose works were inspired by and subsequently proceeded to influence the provocative art movements of the day, Surrealism, Dadaism and Cubism. The loneliness and spiritual apprehension that ran through his poetry appealed to the Surrealist credo. He, though, remained independent of the prevailing "isms," searching for something b... View more info

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Selected Poems

By: Reverdy, Pierre; Rexroth, Kenneth (trans.)

Price: $45.50

Publisher: New Directions: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 145256

Condition: Very Good


Book shows light wear to covers, age toning to edges, a tiny bit of edge wear. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. DNP #346, intro and translation by Kenneth Rexroth. Pierre Reverdy was a French poet whose works were inspired by and subsequently proceeded to influence the provocative art movements of the day, Surrealism, Dadaism and Cubism. The loneliness and spiritual apprehension that ran through his poetry appealed to the Surrealist credo. He, though, remained independent of the prevailing "isms," search... View more info

Prose Poems

By: Reverdy, Pierre; Ron Padgett (trans.)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Black Square Editions & the Brooklyn Rail: 2007

Seller ID: 145257

ISBN: 1934029025

Condition: Very Good


Very light scuffing to covers only. Otherwise, as new. 61 pages. Pierre Reverdy was a French poet whose works were inspired by and subsequently proceeded to influence the provocative art movements of the day, Surrealism, Dadaism and Cubism. The loneliness and spiritual apprehension that ran through his poetry appealed to the Surrealist credo. He, though, remained independent of the prevailing "isms," searching for something beyond their definitions. His writing matured into a mystical mission seeking, as he wrote: "the sublime simplicity of reality." View more info

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A Literary History of the Arabs

By: Reynold A. Nicholson

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Cambridge University Press: 1969

Edition: 2

Seller ID: 145158

ISBN: 0521095727

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition, showing very light shelf wear only. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 506 pages. Contains poetry, belles lettres, religious, mystica, philosophical writings, and a "huge" compendia of history, biography and geography.... View more info

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Cosmosophia: Cosmology, Mysticism, and the Birth of a New Myth

By: Richards, Theodore

Price: $9.71

Publisher: Hiraeth Press: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 138975

ISBN: 0979924685

Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 340 pages. View more info

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The Hidden World

By: Strongbow, Jon

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Seattle, WA, Jon Strongbow in Association with Noreah/Brownfield: 2017

Seller ID: 143573

Condition: Fine


In a series started in 1992, Jon Strongbow's detailed black and white line drawings of Seattle cityscapes juxtapose realistic architectural renderings with scenes embracing indigenous cultures from all over the planet, including extinct and endangered species. Though he didn't set out to record the city's changing landscape, these drawings also inadvertently document the disappearing places of Seattle. 6 1/2"w x 10 1/4"h. A re-print of the 1996 book with 16 pages of new story and art. View more info

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City of Spirits: The Seattle Drawings of Jon Strongbow, Volume One

By: Strongbow, Jon

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Seattle, WA, Jon Strongbow in Association with Noreah Brownfield: 2017

Seller ID: 145243

Condition: Fine


In a series started in 1992, Jon Strongbow's detailed black and white line drawings of Seattle cityscapes juxtapose realistic architectural renderings with scenes embracing indigenous cultures from all over the planet, including extinct and endangered species. Though he didn't set out to record the city's changing landscape, these drawings also inadvertently document the disappearing places of Seattle. Large format: 12"w x 15 1/2" when closed, this book opens into magnificent two-page spreads. Printed on glossy paper. 28 pages. View more info

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City of Spirits: The Seattle Drawings of Jon Strongbow, Volume One

By: Strongbow, Jon

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Seattle, WA, Jon Strongbow in Association with Noreah Brownfield: 2017

Seller ID: 143588

Condition: Fine


In a series started in 1992, Jon Strongbow's detailed black and white line drawings of Seattle cityscapes juxtapose realistic architectural renderings with scenes embracing indigenous cultures from all over the planet, including extinct and endangered species. Though he didn't set out to record the city's changing landscape, these drawings also inadvertently document the disappearing places of Seattle. Large format: 12"w x 15 1/2" when closed, this book opens into magnificent two-page spreads. Printed on glossy paper. 28 pages. View more info

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The Hidden World

By: Strongbow, Jon

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Seattle, WA, Jon Strongbow in Association with Noreah/Brownfield: 2017

Seller ID: 143574

Condition: Fine


In a series started in 1992, Jon Strongbow's detailed black and white line drawings of Seattle cityscapes juxtapose realistic architectural renderings with scenes embracing indigenous cultures from all over the planet, including extinct and endangered species. Though he didn't set out to record the city's changing landscape, these drawings also inadvertently document the disappearing places of Seattle. 6 1/2"w x 10 1/4"h. A re-print of the 1996 book with 16 pages of new story and art. View more info

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Mystic City

By: Strongbow, Jon

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Seattle, WA, Jon Strongbow in Association with Noreah Brownfield: 2017

Seller ID: 143564

Condition: Fine


In a series started in 1992, Jon Strongbow's detailed black and white line drawings of Seattle cityscapes juxtapose realistic architectural renderings with scenes embracing indigenous cultures from all over the planet, including extinct and endangered species. Though he didn't set out to record the city's changing landscape, these drawings also inadvertently document the disappearing places of Seattle. 20 pages. 5 3/4"w x 8 1/4"h. View more info

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The Ocean of Time

By: Strongbow, Jon

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Seattle, WA, Strangebeau Productions & Mystery School Press: 2008

Seller ID: 145241

Condition: Fine


In a series started in 1992, Jon Strongbow's detailed black and white line drawings of Seattle cityscapes juxtapose realistic architectural renderings with scenes embracing indigenous cultures from all over the planet, including extinct and endangered species. Though he didn't set out to record the city's changing landscape, these drawings also inadvertently document the disappearing places of Seattle. 6 1/2"w x 10 1/4"h. View more info

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The Ocean of Time

By: Strongbow, Jon

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Seattle, WA, Strangebeau Productions & Mystery School Press: 2008

Seller ID: 145242

Condition: Fine


In a series started in 1992, Jon Strongbow's detailed black and white line drawings of Seattle cityscapes juxtapose realistic architectural renderings with scenes embracing indigenous cultures from all over the planet, including extinct and endangered species. Though he didn't set out to record the city's changing landscape, these drawings also inadvertently document the disappearing places of Seattle. 6 1/2"w x 10 1/4"h. View more info

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A Walkabout Seattle

By: Strongbow, Jon

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Seattle, WA, Jon Strongbow in Association: 2013

Seller ID: 143572

Condition: Fine


In a series started in 1992, Jon Strongbow's detailed black and white line drawings of Seattle cityscapes juxtapose realistic architectural renderings with scenes embracing indigenous cultures from all over the planet, including extinct and endangered species. Though he didn't set out to record the city's changing landscape, these drawings also inadvertently document the disappearing places of Seattle. 6 1/2"w x 10 1/4"h. This is an expanded edition of A Walkabout Seattle, originally published in 2000. 96 pages. View more info