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The following titles are not ordinarily stocked by overseas TUP agencies, but may be ordered direct from TUP Pasadena. No "hurt" copies available.

Evolution: A Theory in Crisis by Michael Denton. A molecular biologist surveys evidence showing inadequacies of Darwinian theory. Explains why a growing number of scientists are seeking alternative solutions to the great evolution mystery. 368 pages, cloth $19.95

Darwin's Black Box: The Biochemical Challenge to Evolution by Michael J. Behe. Offers powerful evidence of design in nature's "irreducibly comples" molecular structures and systems, such as cilia, blood-clotting, cellular protein transport, and the biochemistry of vision. 307 pages, paper $15.00

The Bhagavad-Gita translated by Winthrop Sargeant. Interlinear word-for-word translation along with Devanagari characters and their transliteration. Includes page-by-page vocabularies and complete prose translation of each verse. 763 pages, paper $38.95

Classical Hindu Mythology: A Reader in the Sanskrit Puranas edited and translated by Comelia Dimmitt & J. A. B. van Buitenen. A comprehensive anthology elucidating Hindu cosmogony, chief gods, avataras, rishis, kings, and pitris; includes explanatory introduction, glossary, and index. 388 pages, paper $33.95

The Vedanta Philosophy of Sankaracharya Translations and articles by Charles Johnston. Comprises 6 translations, including the famous Crest-Jewel of Wisdom (Vivekachudamani), and 11 articles. 308 pages, appendices, paper $25.00

The Yoga Sutras of Patanjali: The Book of the Spiritual Man Translation with Interpretation by Charles Johnston.142 pages, paper, $13.00

The Egyptian Book of the Dead: The Book of Going Forth by Day translated by Dr. Raymond Faulkner; Introduction and Commentaries by Dr. Ogden Goelet. The first authentic presentation of the Papyrus of Ani, featuring 80 full color reproductions of the complete scroll accompanied by modern text translation. 9 1/2 x 14, 174 pages, softcover $29.95

The Ancient Mysteries: A Sourcebook e edited by Marvin W. Meyer. Translation of forty sacred texts of the Mystery religions of the ancient Mediterranean world. Introduction explores parallels to Judaism, Christianity, and Gnosticism. 290 pages, paper $24.95

The Nag Hammadi Library in English e edited by James M. Robinson. 3rd revised edition. Corrected translations of the fifty-two Gnostic gospels, secret books, and treatises discovered in 1945, each with a new and expanded introduction. Illumines early Christian esotericism. 566 pages, paper $22.95

The Pythagorean Sourcebook and Library, , compiled and translated by Kenneth Sylvan Guthrie. The largest collection of Pythagorean writings to appear in English. 361 pages, paper $29.95

Plotinus: The Enneads t translated by Stephen MacKenna. This unabridged version of MacKenna's inspired rendering (4th edition) includes Porphyry's Life of Plotinus. Also a foreword, notes comparing variant translations with earlier editions and other translators, and an appendix outlining Plotinus's metaphysics. 768 pages, cloth $75.00

Mystical Dimensions of Islam by Annemarie Schimmel. A scholarly treatment of Sufism from its beginnings through the 19th century. Chapters include: The Path; Man and his Perfection; Sufi Orders and Fraternities; and Theosophical Sufism. 528 pages, paper $27.00