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Information on buying and collecting Point Counter Point by Aldous, Huxley with a guide to first edition identification, points of issue and price and publication. Aldous Huxley came to literary fame in with his first novel, Crome Yellow. With the novels Antic Hay, Those Barren Leaves and Point Counter Point, Huxley . Complete summary of Aldous Huxley’s Point Counter Point. eNotes plot summaries cover all the significant action of Point Counter Point.

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Point Counter Point

Aldous Leonard Huxley – English novelist, xldous, witty, satirical, humanist, philosopher, pacifist, environmentalist, screenwriter beset by vision problems all his life A superb copy in a Brodart cover. Se alternan los temas. It’s the ultimate novel of ideas. La literatura no es un arte multidimensional, es lineal.

Collecting Point Counter Point by Aldous, Huxley – First edition identification guide

Write a customer review. Particularly if you’re a feminist, or have any investment in a non-rapey world.

Sayers wittely, intellectually and mostly gently pokes fun at the book and its author in The Documents in the Casein the person of John Munting, alias Philip Quarles, alias Aldous Huxley himself talk of Russian puppets inside puppets! The bathroom was drenched with their splashings.

Point Counter Point | novel by Huxley |

It’s all throughout the book, but the real rapey-charmer is alvous paramilitary strike-breaker, Webley, who writes this gem of a letter to the lady he fancies: Light blue cloth with paper title label.


John Bidlake seems to be towering over this account, at least in terms of seniority, if not with his status as the leonine creator of old. Refresh and try again.

Es una manera de revisar su trabajo, de verlo con otros huxpey, de chequear las construcciones. So many little ideas, compared with Brave New World, which has one huge, overarching notion that there must be more to life than the simple pursuit of pleasure, or even happiness.

I loved the book. If Huxley had been interested in doing some of the same insightful analysis of gender that he does with class, this could ooint one of the best books, even if it couldn’t escape the inevitable problems of a “novel of ideas.

You can make it easier for us to review and, hopefully, poiny your contribution by keeping a few points in mind. What makes Biblio different? Copyright datefirst edition, first printing with on the copyright and title page.

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Book is clean, tight and unmarked, with the usual dust offsetting at the tope and minor spine label glue staining. Fine in slightly chipped at corner cream unclipped dust jacket Edition: Book very good with age-darkening to cloth, aging to paper.

It countterpoint a complex work, with complicated characters and surprising events Very minor shelf wear to bottom of spine and boards, else fine.


First Edition; First Printing. These characters are based counterpoinnt artists, politicians, and socialites of the time including D.

Social criticism is thus an aphrodisiac which Huxley cannot quite forego and yet he is seduced into excesses such as PCP and the drab Those Barren Leaves from which he just cannot liberate himself. I think Countrrpoint got who James Middleton Murray was supposed to be, and I think I might have understood who Huxley himself was, but I have no idea who Katherine Mansfield was supposed to be as none of the female characters are writers or New Zealanders.

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Estos, ahora se perciben como seres en decadencia: Brave New World Warning of dangers of moral anarchy in a scientific age amidst a repulsive Utopia Written by Aldous Huxley -novelist, essayist, criticand his ” brilliant, witty, probing, witheringy satiric view of the empty lives, the postures, and the pretences of modern man “.

James is all the petty interplay of the frivolously rich; Huxley promises to delve straight to all ciunterpoint big questions. I enjoy meeting and getting to know his two-dimensional characters. Point Counter Point Aldous Huxley