The Root and the Flower by L.h. MyersThe Root and the Flower by L.h. Myers

The Root and the Flower

byL.h. MyersIntroduction byPenelope Fitzgerald

Paperback | March 31, 2001

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Set in the war-torn world of Mughal India and first published in the gathering darkness of the 1930s, the three novels collected in The Root and the Flower are stories of intrigue, murder, and romance; of Tantric abandonment and Buddhist renunciation; of emotional delirium and spiritual adventure. This enthralling visionary trilogy is, as Penelope Fitzgerald remarks in her introduction, a "strange masterpiece," and one of the unsung glories of modern literature.
L.H. (Leopold Hamilton) Myers is the author of The Orissers (1923), The Clio (1925), Strange Glory (1936), and The Pool of Vishnu (1940), which was intended to complete the story told in The Root and the Flower. The son of a founding member of the Society for Psychical Research, Myers was deeply concerned with issues of spiritual tra...
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Title:The Root and the FlowerFormat:PaperbackDimensions:656 pages, 7.99 × 5.08 × 1.2 inPublished:March 31, 2001Publisher:New York Review BooksLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0940322609

ISBN - 13:9780940322608

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