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An unforgettable non secular journey by means of the Himalayas by famend author Peter Matthiessen (1927-2014), the Nationwide E-book Award-winning writer of the brand new novel In Paradise
In 1973, Peter Matthiessen and area biologist George Schaller traveled excessive into the distant mountains of Nepal to check the Himalayan blue sheep and presumably glimpse the uncommon and delightful snow leopard. Matthiessen, a scholar of Zen Buddhism, was additionally on a non secular quest to seek out the Lama of Shey on the historical shrine on Crystal Mountain. Because the climb proceeds, Matthiessen charts his interior path in addition to his outer one, with a deepening Buddhist understanding of actuality, struggling, impermanence, and sweetness. This Penguin Classics version options an introduction by acclaimed journey author and novelist Pico Iyer.
For greater than seventy years, Penguin has been the main writer of traditional literature within the English-speaking world. With greater than 1,700 titles, Penguin Classics represents a worldwide bookshelf of the most effective works all through historical past and throughout genres and disciplines. Readers belief the sequence to offer authoritative texts enhanced by introductions and notes by distinguished students and modern authors, in addition to up-to-date translations by award-winning translators.
Writer : Penguin Classics; Second Version Thus (September 30, 2008)
Language : English
Paperback : 368 pages
ISBN-10 : 0143105515
ISBN-13 : 978-0143105510
Lexile measure : 1330L
Merchandise Weight : 9.3 ounces
Dimensions : 5.05 x 0.58 x 7.73 inches