Beelzebub's Tales to His Grandson: All Objectively Impartial: Criticism of the Life of Man (All and Everything, Book 1)

Beelzebub's Tales to His Grandson: All Objectively Impartial: Criticism of the Life of Man (All and Everything, Book 1)

G. I. Gurdjieff


Publish 12 months note: First released in 1950
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The instructing of G. I. Gurdjieff (1866-1949) has end up famous as some of the most unique, enduring, and penetrating of our century. whereas Gurdjieff used many alternative skill to transmit his imaginative and prescient of the human problem and human chance, he gave exact significance to his stated masterwork, Beelzebub's stories to His Grandson.

Beelzebub's stories is an ocean of tale and of principles that you possibly can probe for an entire life. it really is majestic in scale and content material, challengingly creative in prose sort, and, for these very purposes, frequently approached with apprehension. the 1st English language version of the Russian unique seemed in 1950. given that then, readers have well-known the necessity for a revised translation that will make clear the verbal floor whereas respecting the author's personal idea and elegance.

This revised edition, in coaching for a few years below the path of Gurdjieff's closest scholar, Jeanne de Salzmann, meets this desire. initially released in 1992, this translation bargains a brand new adventure of Gurdjieff's masterpiece for modern readers. it's provided in a strong fabric version that echoes its unique book.

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