[PDF] ↠ The Stone Door Author Leonora Carrington – Justinfoline.us

The Stone Door After The Enthusiastic Reception Accorded The Hearing Trumpet This Is The Best Book I Ve Ever Read Los Angeles Free Times , Leonora Carrington Has Now Released For Publication An Even Intense Tale Of Fantasy And Love Written At The End Of World War II And Only Now Published In Its Original English Edition, The Stone Door Is An Inspired, Phantasmagoric Journey Into A Wildly Surreal World.The Novel Is An Omen, An Incantation, And An Adventure Story Rolled Into One Built In Layers Like A Chinese Puzzle, It Is The Tale Of Two People, Of Love And The Zodiac And The Cabbalah, Of Transylvania And Mesopotamia Converging At The Caucasus, Of A Mad Hungarian King Named B Les Kilary And Of A Woman S Discovery Of An Initiatory Code That Leads To A Cyclopean Obstacle, To Love, Self And Awareness, To The Great Stone Door Of Kescke And BeyondAs Impossible To Describe As It Is To Put Down, The Stone Door Establishes Once And For All That The Author Has No Peer In The Realms Of Fantasy Or Black Humor.

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  1. says:

    All stories are true.Chronological, linear time is an invention, a convenience History is simultaneous and instantaneous Events unfold exist in parallel at every era and culminate in an event outside of perceived history itself, at a point existing exactly next to our idea of the progression of time At this point, the divided male and female impulses of the universe are united, and the existing order will be overturned All that is known will be destroyed In destruction, only in destruction, All stories are true.Chronological, linear time is an invention, a convenience History is simultaneous and instantaneous Events unfold exist in parallel at every era and culminate in an event outside of perceived history itself, at a point existing exactly next to our idea of the progression of time At this point, the divided male and female impulses of the universe are united, and the existing order will be overturned All that is known will be destroyed In destruction, only in destruction, renewal Sweet chaos, and out of the chaos a new chaotic order never before dreamed by man Seemingly distilled from centuries of gnostic, alchemical, and occult theory and tempered in the fires of lived experience, The Stone Door reads like the potent merging of fairy tale and heretical hermetic codex It has the power and conviction of myth, the portentous personal imagery...


  2. says:

    The Hearing Trumpet was one of my favorite books I read last year This was a serious disappointment.


  3. says:

    Too abstract to follow Meaning felt like it was three levels removed from the surface of the story, where random events follow non sequential tracks.


  4. says:

    I am a huge fan of Carrington s work, especially The hearing Trumpet, which is one of my all time favorite books I was initially excited to finally track down a copy of the Stone Door but, as it turns out, it s not quite what I expected Written 30 years earlier, it is naturally a bit less polished It was also written after a dark time in Carrington s life, after her family sent her to a mental hospital, her estrangement from Max Earnst and subsequent marriage of convenience to a Mexican diplo I am a huge fan of Carrington s work, especially The hearing Trumpet, which is one of my all time favorite books I was initially excited to finall...


  5. says:

    If you must, and you must, an excerpt from the Nate D 2113 list of novels which will survive because they must survive


  6. says:

    I think I must have lost the ability to enjoy surrealist parables.


  7. says:

    I didn t actually finish the book I was bored after 15 pages, and still bored after 30.Time s up.

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