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Richard Grossinger

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Since the issuing of Solar Journal: Oecological Sections by Black Sparrow Press in 1970, Richard Grossinger (richardgrossinger.com) has published some 35 books, most of them with his own press, North Atlantic Books, but also titles with Harper, Doubleday, Sierra Club Books, and J. P. Tarcher, among others. These have ranged from long explorations of science, culture, and spirituality (The Night Sky, Planet Medicine, Embryogenesis) to memoirs and nonfiction novels (New Moon, Out of Babylon) to experimental prose (Book of the Earth and Sky, Spaces Wild and Tame) and science fiction (Mars: A Science Fiction Vision). Grossinger received a PhD in anthropology from the... Read More

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2013
Raising the Earth to the Next Vibration
Written by Richard Grossinger
Foreword by Daniel Pinchbeck


Format: Trade Paperback, 656 pages
Publisher: North Atlantic Books
On Sale: April 27, 2010
Price: $16.95

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2013
Raising the Earth to the Next Vibration
Written by Richard Grossinger
Foreword by Daniel Pinchbeck


Format: eBook, 656 pages
Publisher: North Atlantic Books
On Sale: May 31, 2011
Price: $16.95

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The Alchemical Tradition in the Late Twentieth Century

Edited by Richard Grossinger
Contribution by Paracelsus, Diane di Prima, Robert Kelly and Robert Duncan


Format: Trade Paperback, 328 pages
Publisher: North Atlantic Books
On Sale: January 3, 1995
Price: $14.95

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The Bardo of Waking Life

Written by Richard Grossinger
Preface by Mary Stark
Contribution by Robert Kelly
Foreword by Rob Brezsny


Format: Trade Paperback, 552 pages
Publisher: North Atlantic Books
On Sale: April 29, 2008
Price: $15.95

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The Bardo of Waking Life

Written by Richard Grossinger
Preface by Mary Stark
Contribution by Robert Kelly
Foreword by Rob Brezsny


Format: eBook, 552 pages
Publisher: North Atlantic Books
On Sale: May 31, 2011
Price: $15.95

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Dark Pool of Light 3 Volume Set
Reality and Consciousness
Written by Richard Grossinger
Foreword by Jeffrey J. Kripal, Nick Herbert, John Friedlander and Zia Inayat Khan


Format: eBook, 912 pages
Publisher: North Atlantic Books
On Sale: December 18, 2012
Price: $25.95

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Dark Pool of Light, Volume One
The Neuroscience, Evolution, and Ontology of Consciousness
Written by Richard Grossinger
Foreword by Jeffrey J. Kripal and Nick Herbert


Format: Trade Paperback, 448 pages
Publisher: North Atlantic Books
On Sale: August 21, 2012
Price: $16.95

In books like Embryogenesis and Embryos, Galaxies, and Sentient Beings, author Richard Grossinger brought together the subjects of biological embryology and the esoteric process of human consciousness becoming embodied ("The embryo is the universe writing itself on its own body"). In Dark Pool of Light, his latest creation, Grossinger weaves neuroscience-based... Read more >
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Dark Pool of Light, Volume One
The Neuroscience, Evolution, and Ontology of Consciousness
Written by Richard Grossinger
Foreword by Jeffrey J. Kripal and Nick Herbert


Format: eBook, 448 pages
Publisher: North Atlantic Books
On Sale: August 21, 2012
Price: $13.95

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Dark Pool of Light, Volume Two
Consciousness in Psychospiritual and Psychic Ranges
Written by Richard Grossinger
Foreword by John Friedlander and Kenneth Warren


Format: Trade Paperback, 472 pages
Publisher: North Atlantic Books
On Sale: August 28, 2012
Price: $16.95

In books like Embyogenesis and Embryos, Galaxies, and Sentient Beings, author Richard Grossinger brought together the subjects of biological embryology and the esoteric process of human consciousness becoming embodied ("The embryo is the universe writing itself on its own body"). In Dark Pool of Light, his three-volume series of books discussing... Read more >
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Dark Pool of Light, Volume Two
Consciousness in Psychospiritual and Psychic Ranges
Written by Richard Grossinger
Foreword by John Friedlander and Kenneth Warren


Format: eBook, 472 pages
Publisher: North Atlantic Books
On Sale: August 28, 2012
Price: $13.95

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Dark Pool of Light, Volume Three
The Crisis and Future of Consciousness
Written by Richard Grossinger
Foreword by Zia Inayat Khan and Curtis McCosco


Format: Trade Paperback, 584 pages
Publisher: North Atlantic Books
On Sale: December 18, 2012
Price: $16.95

In books like Embyogenesis and Embryos, Galaxies, and Sentient Beings, author Richard Grossinger brought together the subjects of biological embryology and the esoteric process of human consciousness becoming embodied (“The embryo is the universe writing itself on its own body”). In Dark Pool of Light, his three-volume series of books discussing... Read more >
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Dark Pool of Light, Volume Three
The Crisis and Future of Consciousness
Written by Richard Grossinger
Foreword by Zia Inayat Khan and Curtis McCosco


Format: eBook, 584 pages
Publisher: North Atlantic Books
On Sale: December 18, 2012
Price: $13.95

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Ecology and Consciousness
Traditional Wisdom on the Environment Second Edition
Edited by Richard Grossinger


Format: Trade Paperback, 232 pages
Publisher: North Atlantic Books
On Sale: January 1, 1993
Price: $12.95

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Embryogenesis
Species, Gender, and Identity
Written by Richard Grossinger
Illustrated by Phoebe Gloeckner and Jillian O'Malley


Format: Hardcover, 952 pages
Publisher: North Atlantic Books
On Sale: April 28, 2000
Price: $75.00

Embryogenesis completes an ethnographer's 22-year study of the origins and boundaries of the universe. Echoing Sheldon Nuland's How We Die, Sogyal Rinpoche's Tibetan Book of Living and Dying, and many other sources, this book makes the vital link between science and religion as it discusses the evolution of the species. Touching... Read more >
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Embryogenesis
Species, Gender, and Identity
Written by Richard Grossinger
Illustrated by Phoebe Gloeckner and Jillian O'Malley


Format: eBook, 952 pages
Publisher: North Atlantic Books
On Sale: September 3, 2013
Price: $39.95

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Embryos, Galaxies, and Sentient Beings
How the Universe Makes Life
Written by Richard Grossinger
Preface by Harold B. Dowse
Foreword by John E. Upledger


Format: Trade Paperback, 544 pages
Publisher: North Atlantic Books
On Sale: August 29, 2003
Price: $24.95

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Embryos, Galaxies, and Sentient Beings
How the Universe Makes Life
Written by Richard Grossinger
Preface by Harold B. Dowse
Foreword by John E. Upledger


Format: eBook, 544 pages
Publisher: North Atlantic Books
On Sale: December 18, 2012
Price: $19.95

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Homeopathy: The Great Riddle

Written by Richard Grossinger
Foreword by Dana Ullman


Format: eBook, 192 pages
Publisher: North Atlantic Books
On Sale: December 18, 2012
Price: $11.95

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Homeopathy: The Great Riddle

Written by Richard Grossinger
Foreword by Dana Ullman


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
Publisher: North Atlantic Books
On Sale: August 14, 1998
Price: $14.95

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Migraine Auras
When the Visual World Fails
Written by Richard Grossinger
Preface by Klaus Podoll M.D. and Markus Dahlem Ph.D.


Format: Trade Paperback, 264 pages
Publisher: North Atlantic Books
On Sale: August 23, 2006
Price: $16.95

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Migraine Auras
When the Visual World Fails
Written by Richard Grossinger
Preface by Klaus Podoll M.D. and Markus Dahlem Ph.D.


Format: eBook, 264 pages
Publisher: North Atlantic Books
On Sale: January 8, 2013
Price: $12.95

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New Moon

Written by Richard Grossinger


Format: Hardcover, 598 pages
Publisher: Frog Books
On Sale: May 15, 1996
Price: $25.00

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New Moon

Written by Richard Grossinger


Format: eBook, 598 pages
Publisher: Frog Books
On Sale: June 21, 2011
Price: $9.95

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The New York Mets
Ethnography, Myth, and Subtext
Written by Richard Grossinger
Foreword by Mike Vacarro


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
Publisher: Frog Books
On Sale: August 21, 2007
Price: $16.95

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The Night Sky, Updated and Expanded Edition
Soul and Cosmos: The Physics and Metaphysics of the Stars and Planets
Written by Richard Grossinger
Foreword by Bernadette Mayer


Format: eBook, 840 pages
Publisher: North Atlantic Books
On Sale: September 30, 2014
Price: $29.95

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