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By Ronald T. Sion

Aldous Huxley, writer of 11 novels, continues to be one of many towering figures of the 20th century, his paintings proof against passing fads in literature. This severe biography explores Huxley's life-long quest for self-actualization via interfacing the occasions of his lifestyles with information 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, delivering a different look at the man's lifestyles and paintings. of extreme significance is the depiction of someone striving for the highbrow progress that might yield a valid philosophical and religious view of existence, one he infused into his paintings.

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