Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-10-26 - Publisher: McFarland
"This biography chronicles both the actual travels and the philosophical meanderings of Talbot Mundy. He was one of the first Western writers to show an appreciation of Eastern culture, and his writing became an outlet for his radical ideas on religion and philosophy"--Provided by publisher.
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-08-01 - Publisher: Hong Kong University Press
Finnish-Swedish art historian Osvald Sirén (1879–1966) was one of the pioneers of Chinese art scholarship in the West. This biography focuses on his four major voyages to East Asia: 1918, 1921–23, 1929–30 and 1935. This was a pivotal period in Chinese archaeology, art studies and formation of Western collections of
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-11-10 - Publisher: Temple Lodge Publishing
D.N. Dunlop (1868-1935) combined remarkable practical and organizational abilities in industry and commerce with gifted spiritual and esoteric capacities. A personal friend of W.B. Yeats and Rudolf Steiner, Dunlop was responsible for founding the World Power Conference (today the World Energy Council), and played leading roles in the Theosophical Society