Aldous Huxley
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Aldous Huxley

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

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    • Brave New World

    • By: Aldous Huxley
    • Narrated by: Michael York
    • Length: 8 hrs
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 13,432
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 11,696
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      4 out of 5 stars 11,751

    On the 75th anniversary of its publication, this outstanding work of literature is more crucial and relevant today than ever before....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • “Oh, Ford, Ford Ford, I Wish I Had My Soma!”

    • By Jefferson on 10-03-11

    Regular price: $20.97

    • The Doors of Perception

    • By: Aldous Huxley
    • Narrated by: Rudolph Schirmer
    • Length: 2 hrs and 16 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1,129
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 964
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 965

    The critically acclaimed novelist and social critic Aldous Huxley, describes his personal experimentation with the drug mescaline and explores the nature of visionary experience....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • loved it

    • By Evie Cash on 10-13-16

    Regular price: $10.46

    • Island

    • By: Aldous Huxley
    • Narrated by: Simon Vance
    • Length: 11 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 811
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 733
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 728

    In his final novel - which he considered his most important - Aldous Huxley transports us to the remote Pacific island of Pala, where an ideal society has flourished for 120 years....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A great narration for a great book.

    • By AndrewL on 09-21-16

    Regular price: $24.49

    • The Perennial Philosophy

    • By: Aldous Huxley
    • Narrated by: Matthew Lloyd Davies
    • Length: 12 hrs and 32 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 26
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 22
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 21

    With great wit and stunning intellect, Huxley examines the spiritual beliefs of various religious traditions and explains how they are united by a common human yearning....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • LOVED it! Huge fan of Huxley, this book is why.

    • By Jon on 11-29-17

    Regular price: $30.09

    • The Devils of Loudun

    • A True Story of Demonic Possession
    • By: Aldous Huxley
    • Narrated by: Matthew Lloyd Davies
    • Length: 13 hrs and 1 min
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 6
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 5
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 5

    In 1632, an entire convent in the small French village of Loudun was apparently possessed by the devil....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Awful

    • By pibinca on 08-27-17

    Regular price: $31.49

    • Crome Yellow

    • By: Aldous Huxley
    • Narrated by: Robert Whitfield
    • Length: 5 hrs and 55 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 53
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 31
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 33

    One of the greatest prose writers and social commentators of the 20th century, Aldous Huxley here introduces us to a delightfully cynical, comic, and severe group of artists....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Bloomsbury in a blender, 1922

    • By Zaubermond on 01-02-17

    Regular price: $13.97

    • Antic Hay

    • By: Aldous Huxley
    • Narrated by: Robert Whitfield
    • Length: 9 hrs and 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 23
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 11
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 12

    Young Oxford tutor Theodore Gumbril has become thoroughly dismayed by the formality of college life and the staid British institutions of learning. An impetuous need for celebration, even rebellion, possesses him...

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Bad

    • By Ingrid on 04-15-03

    Regular price: $20.97

    • Le meilleur des mondes

    • By: Aldous Huxley
    • Narrated by: Thibault de Montalembert
    • Length: 8 hrs and 49 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 8
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 8
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 7

    Un roman emblématique du XXème siècle et toujours actuel, auquel la voix donne une nouvelle dimension, et une édifiante efficacité. À redécouvrir...

    Regular price: $18.98

    • Schöne neue Welt

    • Ein Roman der Zukunft
    • By: Aldous Huxley
    • Narrated by: Matthias Brandt
    • Length: 8 hrs and 4 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 6
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 5
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5

    Eine Welt ohne Gewalt? In ferner Zukunft ist die ideale Gesellschaft geformt...

    Regular price: $12.90

    • Jacob's Hands

    • A Fable
    • By: Christopher Isherwood, Aldous Huxley
    • Narrated by: Burt Reynolds, William Windom
    • Length: 3 hrs
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 35
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 10
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 10

    Jacob Ericson, a shy, enigmatic, and somewhat inept ranch hand learns that his hands possess the mysterious gift of healing....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Love it

    • By Ash on 02-09-15

    Regular price: $12.95

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