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Willis Barnstone

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The Complete Poems of Sappho

Edited by Willis Barnstone


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
Publisher: Shambhala
On Sale: March 10, 2009
Price: $18.95

Sappho’s thrilling lyric verse has been unremittingly popular for more than 2,600 years—certainly a record for poetry of any kind—and love for her art only increases as time goes on. Though her extant work consists only of a collection of fragments and a handful of complete poems, her mystique endures to... Read more >

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The Gnostic Bible
Revised and Expanded Edition
Edited by Willis Barnstone and Marvin Meyer


Format: Trade Paperback, 896 pages
Publisher: Shambhala
On Sale: June 30, 2009
Price: $34.95

This expanded edition of The Gnostic Bible includes the Gospel of Judas—the recently discovered and translated gnostic text that was an instant best seller on its original appearance in 2006—in its most accessible translation yet. Also included are such important and topical texts as the Gospel of Mary Magdalene and the... Read more >

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The Art of Worldly Wisdom

Written by Baltasar Gracian
Translated by Joseph Jacobs
Introduction by Willis Barnstone


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
Publisher: Shambhala
On Sale: October 10, 2000
Price: $14.95

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Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.

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Essential Gnostic Scriptures

Written by Marvin Meyer and Willis Barnstone


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
Publisher: Shambhala
On Sale: November 22, 2011
Price: $22.95

The people we’ve come to call Gnostics were passionate advocates of the view that salvation comes through knowledge and personal experience, and their passion shines through in the remarkable body of writings they produced over a period of more than a millennium and a half. Willis Barnstone and Marvin Meyer have... Read more >
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