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Jesting Pilate

Aldous Huxley

Jesting Pilate

an intellectual holiday

by Aldous Huxley

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Published by Doubleday, Doran in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Voyages around the world,
  • India -- Description and travel,
  • Malay Archipelago -- Description and travel

  • Edition Notes

    Fisher copy: With dust jacket

    Statementby Aldous Huxley.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination326 p.
    Number of Pages326
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20713796M

    Buy a cheap copy of Jesting Pilate book by Aldous Huxley. Huxley, English novelist, essayist, critic, and poet, whose reputation and later work was deeply entwined with spiritualism and hallucinogenic drugs, recounts Free shipping over $Cited by: 6. , , English, Book edition: Jesting Pilate and other papers and addresses / by Sir Owen Dixon ; collected by Judge Woinarski. Dixon, Owen, Sir, Get this edition.

      What is truth? Does it matter? After the death of Sir Owen Dixon, then Chief Justice of the High Court of Australia, he was described in the Sydney press as an “intellectual colossus”. He wrote a series of essays about the rules of evidence which he entitled: Jesting Pilate. It is recorded in. JESTING PILATE. Chapter Nine. Thou shalt not bear false witness against thy neighbour. Exod. There was a pious man who said he knew of a plot to overthrow the Government; his conscience made him tell. The plotters he named belonged to a small and already unpopular minority, suspected of taking orders from a foreign power; so he found.

    A Jesting Pilate: The Great Books and Today’s Students Mark L. Thamert G oethe put it this way in Book V of his Bildungsroman, Wilhelm Meisters Lehrjahre. People are so inclined to content themselves with the most commonplace; the spirit and the senses so easily grow dead.   Jesting Pilate by Aldous Huxley [D.o.w.n.l.o.a.d N.o.w Jesting Pilate F.U.L.L BOOKS] Jesting Pilate F'u'l'l D.o.w.n.l.o.a.d Jesting Pilate P.D.F-D.o.w.n.l.o.a.d.


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Jesting Pilate is dated, and Huxley uses some concepts and words that make a modern reader cringe (including frequent use of the word coolie and at least one instance of the n word.) Allowing for cultural context, however, there is so much greatness in this book, as many an inconsequential event leads to Huxley's thoughts on life, the universe Cited by: 6.

The phrase Jesting Pilate can be. a phrase coined by Francis Bacon in the opening sentence of his essay Of Truth; a name for the Biblical verse to which Bacon was referring, namely John ; the title of a book by Aldous Huxley; the title of a book by Sir Owen Dixon.

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Jesting Pilate and other papers and addresses. [Owen Dixon, Sir; Woinarski, (Judge)] Law Book Co., With notes, commemorative speech and other tributes added.

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Jesting Pilate, and Other Papers and Addresses. Collected by His Honour Judge Woinarski. Melbourne; Law Book Company Limited; Reprint Buffalo: W.S. Hein, xii, pp. Hardcover. New.

* Reprint of the classic which conveys the wisdom of one of Australia's most famous and respected chief justices. These twenty-nine papers and addresses will assist readers to Author: Sir Owen Dixon.

A Jesting Pilate: The Great Books and Today ' s Students. Mark L. Thamert, OSB. Goethe put it this way in Book V of his Bildungsroman, Wilhelm Meisters Lehrjahre: " People are so inclined to content themselves with the most commonplace; the spirit and the senses so easily grow dead it is only because the senses are not used to taste of what is excellent that many people take delight in.

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The second edition of this classic includes a speech given by Sir Ninian Stephen on the th anniversary of Sir Owen Dixon's birth.

Endnotes have been added to the second edition to enhance several of the papers by Sir Owen Dixon further enhancing the writings of one of Australia's most respected chief justices.

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It is our hope that this third edition of Jesting Pilate confirms Dixon’s past and continuing contribution to developments in Australian law and reaffirms his stature as a great man.

From the Book Launch Jesting Pilate, address by The Hon Murray Gleeson AC at the Banco Court, Supreme Court of New South Wales, 31 July Format: Hardcover.