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By Ronald T. Sion

Aldous Huxley, writer of 11 novels, continues to be one of many towering figures of the 20 th century, his paintings proof against passing fads in literature. This serious biography explores Huxley's life-long quest for self-actualization through interfacing the occasions of his existence with info of the artistic interval that produced every one e-book. The textual content weaves Huxley's letters, essays and interviews with the thematic content material of every novel, offering a different check out the man's lifestyles and paintings. of maximum value is the depiction of someone striving for the highbrow development that will yield a valid philosophical and religious view of existence, one he infused into his paintings.

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