WITH A FORWARD BY J. G. BALLARD In 1953, in the presence of an
investigator, Aldous Huxley took four-tenths of a gramme of mescalin, sat
down and waited to see what would happen. When he opened his eyes
everything, from the flowers in a vase to the creases in his trousers, was
transformed. Huxley described his experience with breathtaking immediacy in
The Doors of Perception. In its sequel Heaven and Hell, he goes on to
explore the history and nature of mysticism. Still bristling with a sense
of excitement and discovery, these illuminating and influential writings
remain the most fascinating account of the visionary experience ever

Aldous Huxley—The Doors Of Perception - And, Heaven And Hell

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