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Labyrinths: Selected Stories and Other Writings (Penguin Modern Classics)
1.  Labyrinths: Selected Stories and Other Writings (Penguin Modern Classics) by Jorge Luis Borges
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  "A book that is a reflection of a book that is a reflection of a book....."
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The Glass Bead Game (Vintage Classics)
2.  The Glass Bead Game (Vintage Classics) by Hermann Hesse
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  "Herman Hesse is truly master of his game"
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The Bezels of Wisdom (Classics of Western Spirituality Series)
3.  The Bezels of Wisdom (Classics of Western Spirituality Series) by Muhyi al-Din Muhammad ibn 'Ali Ibn al-'Arabi
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  "At last my heart is capable of embracing all things....."
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The Invisibles: Say you Want a Revolution: You Say You Want a Revolution
4.  The Invisibles: Say you Want a Revolution: You Say You Want a Revolution by Grant Morrison
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  "This is where it all begins - time to flip the script........"
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The Elegant Universe: Superstrings, Hidden Dimensions and the Quest for the Ultimate Theory
5.  The Elegant Universe: Superstrings, Hidden Dimensions and the Quest for the Ultimate Theory by Brian Greene
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  "Quantum foam, black holes, 11-dimensional membranes......"
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The Tao of Islam: A Sourcebook on Gender Relationships in Islamic Thought
6.  The Tao of Islam: A Sourcebook on Gender Relationships in Islamic Thought by Sachiko Murata
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  "Islam, taosim, ibn-arabi, the i ching, men, women, ying, yang..."
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Godel, Escher, Bach: An Eternal Golden Braid (20th anniversary edition with a new preface by the author)
7.  Godel, Escher, Bach: An Eternal Golden Braid (20th anniversary edition with a new preface by the author) by Douglas R Hofstadter
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  "Strange loops."
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Collected Works: Volume I: Publications 1929-1936: Publications 1929-1936 Vol 1 (Collected Works (Oxford))
8.  Collected Works: Volume I: Publications 1929-1936: Publications 1929-1936 Vol 1 (Collected Works (Oxford)) by Kurt Godel
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  "Contains the incompleteness theorem - the most profound result of 20th century mathematics?"
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Cantorian Set Theory and Limitation of Size (Oxford Logic Guides)
9.  Cantorian Set Theory and Limitation of Size (Oxford Logic Guides) by Michael Hallett
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  "Transfinite arithmetic anyone?"
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Mathnawi: The Spiritual Couplets
10.  Mathnawi: The Spiritual Couplets by Muhammad Rumi
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  "When we are dead, seek not our tomb in the earth, but find it in the hearts of men - epitaph of Jalaludin Rumi."
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I Ching or Book of Changes (Arkana)
11.  I Ching or Book of Changes (Arkana) by C.G. Jung
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  "The origins of metaphysics?"
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Transmetropolitan : Back on the Street
12.  Transmetropolitan : Back on the Street by Warren Ellis
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  "Book one of the most intense work of twentieth century politcial satire"
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The Way of the Sufi (Arkana)
13.  The Way of the Sufi (Arkana) by Idries Shah
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  "Sufism is truth without form - Ibn El-Jalali"
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The Sandman: Preludes and Nocturnes (The Sandman, Vol. 1)
14.  The Sandman: Preludes and Nocturnes (The Sandman, Vol. 1) by Neil Gaiman
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  "Not all fairytales are for children."
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Complete Works
15.  Complete Works by Plato
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  "Musical innovation is full of danger to the state, for when the modes of music change the laws of the state always change with them - Plato, The Republic."
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A Sufi Saint of the Twentieth Century: Shaikh Ahmad Al-'Alawi, his spiritual heritage and legacy
16.  A Sufi Saint of the Twentieth Century: Shaikh Ahmad Al-'Alawi, his spiritual heritage and legacy by Martin Lings
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  "Martin Lings epitomizes what is true and beautiful in Islam."
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The Meccan Revelations: 1
17.  The Meccan Revelations: 1 by Ibn Arabi
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  "This book is for one who can see through doors but chooses not to."
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The History of the Church (Penguin Classics)
18.  The History of the Church (Penguin Classics) by Eusebius
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  "Church history? read it and see - an amazing epic work."
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The City of God (Penguin Classics)
19.  The City of God (Penguin Classics) by Saint Augustine
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  "A cornerstone of western christendom"
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Israel/Palestine: How to End the 1948 War (Seven Stories' Open Media)
20.  Israel/Palestine: How to End the 1948 War (Seven Stories' Open Media) by Tanya Reinhart
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  "An Israeli writer reveals the true suffering of the Palestinian people"
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Al-Qur'an: A Contemporary Translation (Princeton Paperbacks)
21.  Al-Qur'an: A Contemporary Translation (Princeton Paperbacks) by Ahmed Ali
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  "A translation of this most holy and sacred of book. (But its true depth and complexity can only be understood in the original arabic)."
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An Introduction To Zen Buddhism
22.  An Introduction To Zen Buddhism by D T Suzuki
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  "Can a dog reach buddhahood? NO!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!"
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The Bible: Authorized King James Version (Oxford World's Classics)
23.  The Bible: Authorized King James Version (Oxford World's Classics) by Robert Carroll
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  "The kingdom of heaven is within..."
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The Rig Veda: An Anthology of One Hundred and Eight Hymns (Classics)
24.  The Rig Veda: An Anthology of One Hundred and Eight Hymns (Classics) by Wendy Doniger
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  "Wisdom from the dawn of time."
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The Autobiography of Malcolm X
25.  The Autobiography of Malcolm X by Malcolm X
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  "A truly moving spiritual apology for the twentieth century."
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