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Survey of metaphysics and esoterism

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Published by World Wisdom Books in [Bloomington, Ind.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Metaphysics -- Miscellanea,
  • Religion -- Miscellanea

  • Edition Notes

    StatementFrithjof Schuon ; translated by Gustavo Polit.
    SeriesThe Library of traditional wisdom
    ContributionsSchuon, Frithjof, 1907-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBF1999 .S361213 1986
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 224 p. ;
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2719894M
    ISBN 100941532062
    LC Control Number86013261

    The book is divided into 10 sections, providing instructors with flexibility in designing and teaching a variety of courses. It contains 54 important writings on metaphysics, with introductions to each section, discussion questions and detailed guides to further reading/5(8).


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