Aldous Huxley (1894-1963) is the author of the classic
novelsBrave New World,Island,Eyeless in
Gaza, andThe Genius and the Goddess, as well as such
critically acclaimed nonfiction works asThe Devils of
Loudun,The Doors of Perception, andThe Perennial
Philosophy. Born in Surrey, England, and educated at Oxford,he
died in Los Angeles, California.