Aldous Huxley

Aldous Huxley in 1925

Aldous Leonard Huxley (July 26, 1894 – November 22, 1963) was a British novelist and critic. His most famous work is Brave New World.1

Works

Novels

  • Crome Yellow (1921)
  • Antic Hay (1923)
  • Those Barren Leaves (1925)
  • Point Counter Point (1928)
  • Brave New World (1932)
  • Eyeless in Gaza (1936)
  • After Many a Summer (1939)
  • Time Must Have a Stop (1944)
  • Ape and Essence (1948)
  • The Genius and the Goddess (1955)
  • Island (1962)

Story collections

  • Limbo (1920)
  • Mortal Coils (1922)
  • Little Mexican and Other Stories (1924)
  • Two or Three Graces and Other Stories (1926)
  • Brief Candles (1930)
  • Collected Short Stories (1944)
  • Jacob’s Hands: A Fable (1997)
  • After the Fireworks: Three Novellas (2016)

Plays

  • The Discovery (1924)
  • The World of Light: A Comedy in Three Acts (1931)
  • Mortal Coils – A Play (1948)
  • The Genius and the Goddess (1958)
  • The Ambassador of Captripedia (1967)
  • Now More Than Ever (2000)

Poetry

  • The Burning Wheel (1916)
  • Jonah (1917)
  • The Defeat of Youth and Other Poems (1918)
  • Leda (1920)
  • Selected Poems (1925)
  • Arabia Infelix and Other Poems (1929)
  • The Cicadas and Other Poems (1931)
  • The Collected Poetry of Aldous Huxley (1971)

Children’s books

  • The Crows of Pearblossom (1967)

Non-fiction

  • On the Margin: Notes and Essays (1923)
  • Along the Road: Notes and Essays of a Tourist (1925)
  • Jesting Pilate: The Diary of a Journey (1926)
  • Essays New and Old (1926)
  • Proper Studies: The Proper Study of Mankind Is Man (1927)
  • Do What You Will (1929)
  • Holy Face and Other Essays (1929)
  • Vulgarity in Literature: Digressions from a Theme (1930)
  • Music at Night and Other Essays (1931)
  • Texts and Pretexts: An Anthology with Commentaries (1932)
  • Beyond the Mexique Bay: A Traveller’s Journey (1934)
  • The Olive Tree and Other Essays (1936)
  • Ends and Means: An Enquiry into the Nature of Ideals and the Methods Employed for their Realization (1937)
  • Words and their Meanings (1940)
  • Grey Eminence: A Study in Religion and Politics (1941)
  • The Art of Seeing: An Adventure in Re-education (1942)
  • The Perennial Philosophy (1945)
  • Science, Liberty and Peace (1946)
  • Themes and Variations (1950)
  • The Devils of Loudun (1953)
  • The Doors of Perception (1954)
  • Heaven and Hell (1956)
  • Adonis and the Alphabet and Other Essays (1956)
  • Collected Essays (1958)
  • Brave New World Revisited (1958)
  • On Art and Artists: Literature, Painting, Architecture, Music (1960)
  • Literature and Science (1963)
  • Moksha: Writings on Psychedelics and the Visionary Experience (1977)
  • The Human Situation: Lectures at Santa Barbara, 1959 (1977)
  • Selected Letters (2007)

See also

External Links

References

1. “Aldous Huxley.” Encyclopedia Britannica. Accessed July 27, 2020.

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