On Himself. Compiled from Notes and Letters.
Pondicherry, India: Sri Aurobindo Ashram, 1972. Reprint. Hardcover. Octavo. viii + 514pp +iipp. Publisher's pale orange papered boards, patterned endpapers. A biography comprised of his own notes and letters. Sri Aurobindo (aka Aurobindo Ghose:1872-1950) was an Indian nationalist, philosopher, yogi, and writer who developed a method of spiritual practice he called Integral Yoga, in which the central theme of writings was the evolution of human life into a "life divine" on earth. The present volume is a collection of largely autobiographical fragments. Edges lightly chafed, Aurobindo distributor's sticker inside front flap. Overall a tight, clean VG+ copy in Good dust jacket (Dust jacket well worn and chipped at all edges, spine faded, price-clipped). Item #58486