Author:Huxley, Aldous

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The Genius and the Goddess [Fred Whitsey's copy]

By: Huxley, Aldous

Price: £4.50

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008902

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Small 8vo, pp 128, binding leaning slightly otherwise a good copy in a frayed dustwrapper. {This short novel is packed with literary and socio-historical references and allusions. Huxley portrays various aspects of his ideology about subjects such as God, sex, history, literature, intellect and death.}. [Fred Whitsey's copy with his bookplate. He was the gardening correspondent of the Sunday and Daily Telegraph for a total of 45 years. A quiet unassuming man, a pacifist, a notable amateur violin player and a great gardener.] View more info

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Huxley Memorial Lectures, 1925 - 1932 (Imperial College of Science and Technology

By: Poulton, E.B.; Chalmers Mitchell, Peter; Elliott Smith, G.; Bower, F.O.; Wallas, Graham; Woodward, Arthur Smith & Huxley, Aldous

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan & Co Ltd: 1932

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010614

Condition: Very Good


Small slim 8vo, pp (174) [each essay is separately paginated], very clean internally, very slight signs of wear to the cloth, but overall a very good copy. SCARCE. [Essays on Thomas Henry Huxley, logic and law in biology, conversion in science, the originof a land flora, physical and social science, vertebrate palaeontology.] View more info