New in New jacket. Lang: -eng, Pages 40. It is the reprint edition of the original edition which was published long back (1900). The book is printed in black on high quality paper with Matt Laminated colored dust cover. We found this book important for the readers who want to know more about our old treasure so we brought it back to the shelves. We tried to manage the best possible copy but in some cases, there may be some pages which are blur or missing or with black spots. We expect that you will understand our compulsion in these books. Print on Demand.
12mo, pp (36), stapled, in yellow card covers printed in red and black. Light cover soiling, else a VG+ uncreased copy, no owner names. Huxley makes a pacifist argument. Hitler was not listening. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced, depending upon your location.
Fine. 8vo An attractive Peace Pledge Union publication, undated, however published in 1936 and following the earlier and more common Chatto and Windus and Harper & Brothers edition. Yellow stapled wrappers in beautiful Fine condition, staples slightly rusty but firm. Not listed in Eschelbach/Shober; Author and Brave New World novelist Aldous Huxley, pacifist and member of The Peace Pledge Union, states his case and counters 12 typical pro-war arguments, making an attempt "to provide who feel that war is an abomination, all who will that it shall cease, with an intellectual justification for their attitude" (from the introduction); 36 pages.
A very good copy (with the staples having rusted and bled very slightly onto cover and margins of text). A fragile item. HUXLEY, Aldous. WHAT ARE YOU GOING TO DO ABOUT IT? The Case for Constructive Peace. Twelvemo, printed wrappers, stapled, 35 pages.
Fine. 12mo-over 6¾"-7¾" tall. Predates the later Chatto and Windus edition. Aldous Leonard Huxley (26 July 1894-22 November 1963) was an English writer and one of the most prominent members of the famous Huxley family. Best known for his novels including Brave New World and a wide-ranging output of essays, Huxley also edited the magazine Oxford Poetry, and published short stories, poetry, travel writing, and film stories and scripts. Huxley spent the later part of his life in the United States, living in Los Angeles from 1937 until his death. Aldous Huxley was a humanist and pacifist, and he was latterly interested in spiritual subjects such as parapsychology and philosophical mysticism. He is also well known for advocating and taking psychedelics. By the end of his life Huxley was considered, in some academic circles, a leader of modern thought and an intellectual of the highest rank, and highly regarded as one of the most prominent explorers of visual communication and sight-related theories as well.
34pp card covers, Chatto & Windus, London 1936. TOGETHER WITH. C. DAY LEWIS. We're not going to do NOTHING. A reply to Aldous Huxley's 'What are you going to do about it? ' 31pp The Left Review, London 1936. Very good copies.
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