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 educating of G. I. Gurdjieff (1866-1949) has turn out to be famous as some of the most unique, enduring, and penetrating of our century. whereas Gurdjieff used many various potential to transmit his imaginative and prescient of the human predicament and human chance, he gave precise significance to his stated masterwork, Beelzebub's stories to His Grandson.

Beelzebub's stories is an ocean of tale and of rules that you possibly can probe for an entire life. it's majestic in scale and content material, challengingly artistic in prose kind, and, for these very purposes, usually approached with apprehension. the 1st English language variation of the Russian unique seemed in 1950. for the reason that then, readers have famous the necessity for a revised translation that might make clear the verbal floor whereas respecting the author's personal notion and elegance.

This revised edition, in coaching for a few years less than the path of Gurdjieff's closest scholar, Jeanne de Salzmann, meets this desire. initially released in 1992, this translation deals a brand new adventure of Gurdjieff's masterpiece for modern readers. it really is offered in a strong textile variation that echoes its unique booklet.

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