I. Tanda

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Helpful votes received on reviews: 90% (9 of 10)
Location: London, UK.
 

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Awakening Exercises: For Students of the Fourth Wa&hellip by Miguel Angel Sosa
8 of 8 people found the following review helpful
I have bought this item as I have been reading many Gourdjieff and other topic related books.
I thought this could have helped on the practical side of the practice but it turned out to be a complete waste of money and, i would say, it also is a waste of paper. A book like this doesn't deserve to be published at all!

It contains some religious-like writings, where the author shows up his knowledge of Gourdjeffian terminology, just a show off, very childish in its content, and finally, ten idiotic "awakening exercises", which are nothing more than:
- "keep a coin in your shoes, and every time you feel the coin, awake!"
- "keep a pebble in your pocket, and every… Read more
The Painter of Modern Life and Other Essays (Arts &hellip by Charles Baudelaire
1 of 2 people found the following review helpful
The book itself is a great classic.
Unfortunately this Phaidon paperback edition is printed on the thinnest paper I have ever came across. I can literally read through three pages.

The pages are so thin and delicate, they seem printed on acetate.
It is basically impossible to read it. I am not dyslexic but when I try to read it my brain goes bonkers trying to separate the words of the page I'm reading from the back ones of it and the following pages'.

My advice is: DO NOT BUY THIS EDITION.

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