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The essential Colin Wilson

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Published by Published in association with Robert Briggs, Celestial Arts in Berkeley, Calif .
Written in English


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Statement[selected, edited & with an introduction & postscript by the author].
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR6073.I44 A6 1986
The Physical Object
Pagination273 p. ;
Number of Pages273
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2718507M
ISBN 100890874727
LC Control Number86011765


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– Colin Wilson INTRODUCTION THE THESIS OF THIS BOOK IS REVOLUTIONARY and I must state it clearly at the outset. Primitive man believed the world was full of unseen forces: the orenda (spirit force) of the American Indians, the huaca of the ancient Peruvians.

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