SLEEP: PARABOLA, VOL. VII, NO. 1, JAN 1982.
New York: Parabola, 1982. Contents include: "Why Sleepest Thou, O Lord?" by Henri Tracol - States of being and stages of awakening, "Mythologies of Sleep and Forgetting" by Mircea Eliade - The mortal "sleep" of the fallen soul, "Life's a Dream" - An excerpt from Kathleen Raine's translation of Calderon's play, "Sleep and the Inner Landscape" - An interview with Dr. Yeshi Dhonden by William and Marielle Segal, A portfolio of sleep quotations, "Krishna and King Mucukunda: The Sleeper Awakened" by Heinrich Zimmer - King Mucukunda's cosmic sleep, newly translated into English, "Lines to a Granny" by A. K. Ramanujan - A poem, "The Study of the Torah as Awakening" by Jonathan Omer-Man - Levels of reality and spiritual growth, "Time out of Time" by Paul Jordan-Smith - Time in myth and fairy tale, "The Life of Sleeping Men" by P. D. Ouspensky - Gurdjieff's view, "On Waking Up: An interview with Joseph Campbell" by Douglas Auchincloss, "The Seventh Day" by P. L. Travers - On the seventh day God rested; 128 pages. Item #18657
Paperback in very good condition.