New York: 1988. First printing. Paperback in very good condition. Item #10577
Contains "This Land of Snow Ridges" - A conversation about mountains and Tibet with Thubten Jigme Norbu; Mount Analogue / Part One - "The Letter"; "Sacred Mountains" by Edwin Bernbaum - Evocations of mystery, meaning, and divinity; "Monte Perdito" by P. L. Travers - First steps up the staircase on the pilgrim path; Mount Analogue / Part Two - "The Encounter"; "The Garden and the Glass Mountain" by Paul Jordan-Smith - Finding the way in and the way up; "The Mountain of God" by Richard Temple - The iconography of spiritual evolution; Mount Analogue / Part Three - "The Meeting"; "The Four Sacred Mountains of the Navajos" by Trebbe Johnson - Defining the universe both above and below; Mount Analogue / Part Four - "The Sea-Crossing"; "The Way of the White Clouds" by Lama Anagarika Govinda - Mount Kailas as the universal center; "The Threshold of the Mountain in Dante's Divine Comedy" by Helen Luke - Moving through Purgatory towards Peter's Gate; Mount Analogue / Part Five - "The Arrival"; "Fabulous Climbers" by Rob Baker - The Capricorn as sea-goat, crocodile, and unicorn; Mount Analogue / Part Six - "The First Camp"; "The Way and the Mountain" by Marco Pallis - A leading traditionalist's discussion of the ascent; Mount Analogue / Part Seven - "Traces"; "Keeping Still" - The Mountain trigram in the I Ching; "Interior Resonances" - A Conversation with Jack Daumal; 136 pages.