• RRP: £8.99
  • You Save: £2.00 (22%)
FREE UK Delivery on book orders dispatched by Amazon over £10.
In stock.
Dispatched from and sold by Amazon. Gift-wrap available.
Einstein & The Art of Min... has been added to your Basket
+ £2.36 delivery
Used: Good | Details
Condition: Used: Good
Have one to sell?
Flip to back Flip to front
Listen Playing... Paused   You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition.
Learn more
See this image

Follow the Author

Something went wrong. Please try your request again later.


Einstein & The Art of Mindful Cycling: Achieving Balance in the Modern World (Mindfulness) Hardcover – 28 Sep 2012

3.6 out of 5 stars 19 customer reviews

See all 4 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions
Amazon Price
New from Used from
Kindle Edition
Hardcover
£6.99
£2.99 £0.01
Note: This item is eligible for click and collect. Details
Pick up your parcel at a time and place that suits you.
  • Choose from over 13,000 locations across the UK
  • Prime members get unlimited deliveries at no additional cost
How to order to an Amazon Pickup Location?
  1. Find your preferred location and add it to your address book
  2. Dispatch to this address when you check out
Learn more
click to open popover

Special offers and product promotions

  • From mountain bikes to cycle computers, find 1000s of products in our bikes store.


  • Buy this product and stream 90 days of Amazon Music Unlimited for free. E-mail after purchase. Conditions apply. Learn more

Frequently bought together

  • Einstein & The Art of Mindful Cycling: Achieving Balance in the Modern World (Mindfulness)
  • +
  • Mindful Thoughts for Cyclists: Finding Balance on Two Wheels (Mindfulness)
Total price: £12.98
Buy the selected items together

Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required.

  • Apple
    Apple
  • Android
    Android
  • Windows Phone
    Windows Phone

To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number.

kcpAppSendButton


Product details

  • Hardcover: 144 pages
  • Publisher: Leaping Hare Press; 01 edition (28 Sept. 2012)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 9781908005472
  • ISBN-13: 978-1908005472
  • ASIN: 1908005475
  • Product Dimensions: 13.7 x 1.9 x 21 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 3.6 out of 5 stars 19 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 260,814 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
  • Would you like to tell us about a lower price?
    If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support?

Product description

Review

The strongest chord is struck when Irvine points out how an ordinary bicycle with its simple mechanisms still does so much for many of us, in a world of otherwise baffling technological advances. There, if anywhere, may the bicycle help us achieve balance in the modern world. --

Boneshaker



Reflective, uplifting and a joy to read. --

The Good Book Guide



This impeccably
presented book
from publisher, philosopher and
cyclist Ben Irvine
is a fascinating
journey into his own world- view and that of one of his heroes, Albert Einstein.
An intriguing blend of auto- biography, historical musing and self-help manual, it s fair to say The Art of Mindful Cycling takes on a lot.
The book largely succeeds because of the fluidity of Irvine s writing, the soothing design and the variety of the subject matter. As you might expect, this curious book won t be for everyone, but if you have a friend of a metaphysical disposition, it could make an entertaining stocking-filler and talking point. --

London Cyclist

About the Author

Dr Ben Irvine is a writer, publisher, campaigner, and recovered philosopher. He is editor of the Journal of Modern Wisdom and Cycle Lifestyle, publications which aim to put mindfulness and the good life back onto the social agenda, and is lobbying for a universally recognised map of cycle routes in the British capital. Ben also blogs for The School of Life, teaches philosophy to undergraduates at Cambridge University and is an Honorary Associate in the Philosophy department at Durham University.


19 customer reviews

3.6 out of 5 stars

Review this product

Share your thoughts with other customers

Read reviews that mention

26 March 2018
Verified Purchase
15 January 2014
Verified Purchase
3 people found this helpful
Comment Report abuse
29 November 2013
Verified Purchase
23 September 2015
Verified Purchase
10 January 2016
Verified Purchase
17 March 2013
Verified Purchase
4 February 2016
Verified Purchase
24 October 2014
Verified Purchase
One person found this helpful
Comment Report abuse

Would you like to see more reviews about this item?

Pages with related products. See and discover other items: world of art, cycle touring