LABYRINTH: PARABOLA, VOLUME XVII, NO. 2; MAY 1992. Mircea Eliade, Ananda K. Coomarswamy, Shawkat M. Toorawa, Frederick Franck, Jorge Luis Borges, Douglas Thorpe, Joseph Chilton Pearce, Joseph Bruchac, Ellen Dooling Draper, Rob Baker.


New York: 1992. First printing. Paperback in very good condition. Item #15573

Contains "The Geometry of the Labyrinth" by Patrick Conty - The relationship between mazes and knots, "Journey to the Center" by Mircea Eliade - Questions which fueled a personal and scholastic search, "All Seek a Way" by Shawkat M. Toorawa - The straight path in Islam, "The One Thread" by Ananda K. Coomaraswamy - A classic treatise on knots and labyrinths, "The Game of Goose" by Frederick Franck - Variations of a popular European board game, "Borges and I" by Jorge Luis Borges - The confusing spiral of imagination and identity, TWO POEMS by W. H. Auden and Shaikh Ahmad al-'Alawi, "Poetry, Madness, and the Inner Ear" by Douglas Thorpe - Physical and poetic manifestations of a metaphor, "Waw Giwulk: The Center of the Basket" by Joseph Bruchac - The maze-baskets of the Pima Indians, "The Risk of Evolution: An interview with Joseph Chilton Pearce" - The search for the link between the brain and the heart , "Cave and Labyrinth" by Jean Gebser - Symbolic similarities and differences , "The Joy of the Maze" by Trebbe Johnson - Swimming under water , "The Making of an Orthodox Rosary" by D. M. Deed - A tactile approach to working through a prayer-knot , "The Secret Place" by Richard Behrens - Discoveries at the cave of Les Trois Frères in France, "A Modern Metaphor" by Rob Baker - The labyrinth in contemporary literature;128 pages.

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