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Title: IN CELEBRATION OF TOMAS TRANSTRÖMER

Author: Homero Aridjis | Kjell Espmark | Ulrika Funered | Monica Lauritzen | David Lister | Robin Robertson | Monica Tranströmer | Tomas Tranströmer | Per Wåstberg

Editor: Stephen McNeilly

Tomas Tranströmer (1931-2015) was one of Sweden’s most universally respected literary exports, his poetry being translated into over 60 different languages and drawing the admiration of international contemporaries (many of. . .

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Title: THE FOUR TEACHINGS

Author: Emanuel Swedenborg

Translator: John Elliott

Editor: John Elliott

Often published together as The Four Teachings, this handsome boxed set comprises four individual volumes housed in an elegant board slipcase. The set contains dual-language editions of: Teaching of the. . .

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Title: BLAKE’S LONDON: The Topographic Sublime

Author: Iain Sinclair

Editor: Stephen McNeilly

What was William Blake’s relation with London? And how did this relation shape his poetic visions? In this small and specially designed volume, Iain Sinclair takes the reader on a. . .

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Title: SWIMMING TO HEAVEN: The Lost Rivers of London

Author: Iain Sinclair

Editor: Stephen McNeilly

Beautifully written and drawing upon a range of literary, cultural and geographic defences, Sinclair follows in the path of the ‘lost’ rivers of London and examines their influence on the. . .

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Title: MEDICINE, MYSTICISM AND MYTHOLOGY: Garth Wilkinson, Swedenborg and Nineteenth-Century Esoteric Culture

Author: Malcolm Peet

Foreword: Robert Rix

Malcolm Peet’s Medicine, Mysticism and Mythology: Garth Wilkinson, Swedenborg and Nineteenth-Century Esoteric Culture explores the life and cultural milieu of the nineteenth-century Swedenborgian James John Garth Wilkinson (1812-99), whose largely forgotten influence. . .

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Title: AN EVENING OF DREAMS

Author: Homero Aridjis | Eva Hoffman | Darian Leader | Tom McCarthy | Selina Mills | Introduction by Chloe Aridjis

Editor: Stephen McNeilly

Originating in a memorable and discursive evening held at Swedenborg House in October 2015, and inspired by Swedenborg’s private journal of dreams written between 1743-4, An Evening of Dreams brings together six. . .

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Title: NEW JERUSALEM: the good city and the good society

Author: Ken Worpole

Utopian thinking as to how people might live together more harmoniously—the dream of the perfect city, the New Jerusalem—has been revived in different forms and at different times, from early. . .

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Title: A DESCRIPTIVE BIBLIOGRAPHY OF THE WORKS OF EMANUEL SWEDENBORG (1688-1772)

Author: Norman Ryder

Editor: Norman Ryder

Following its long tradition of groundbreaking reference works, the Swedenborg Society is proud to present volume one of Norman Ryder’s multi-volume Bibliography. This monumental work is one of the most helpful. . .

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Title: DISTANT VOICES: Sketches of a Swedenborgian World View

Author: John S Haller, Jr

Foreword: Devin Zuber

The legacy of the Enlightenment philosopher, scientist and mystic Emanuel Swedenborg (1688-1772) is vast, but still underappreciated. Swedenborg’s thought permeated nineteenth-century literature, art and social reform movements, and his work. . .

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