In Fritz (Finistere) Peters’ charming, tender and quietly hilarious recollections of his adolescent years at Gurdjieff’s Pricure school, the Great Man emerges full of. QR code for Boyhood with Gurdjieff. Title, Boyhood with Gurdjieff. Author, Fritz Peters. Edition, reprint. Publisher, Dutton, Original from, the University of. Fritz Peters, Boyhood With Gurdjieff, Penguin Books, edition. 1) When Fritz at the age of 12 met Gurdjieff he was assigned the job of mowing the lawns.

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Robert Gomez rated it it was amazing Oct 16, The portraits of the community kids, disciples, visitorsof the daily Turkish gurjdieff, of a lady teacher always passing wind but with extreme politeness, of Gurdjieff as prankster, fox and father-confessor, all have a perfectly pitched plainness, a piercing sincerity to them, never once sentimentalizing or souping-up the eccentricities or the exoticisms. Dick Weaver rated it it was amazing Oct 01, Joe Fee rated it it was amazing Oct 17, Boyhood with Gurdjieff Fritz Peters Snippet view – bohhood Account Options Sign in.


Published December 15th by Arete Communications first published Fritz Peters – – London: It did not fructify, however, boyhopd the bewildered author after numerous attempts at “”self-observation”” or “”essence-touching”” and a slight attempt qith suicide, left for America. Fritz Peters spent several years as a child living in Gurdjieff’s community at Fontainebleau, and this is one of the best accounts of that community. He was “”strong, honest, direct,”” and often quite the opposite.

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A fondness for the man himself illuminates these pages, but Peters is also fairly scathing toward the pomposity of other residents adoration of ‘The Master’. Stuart Hill rated it really liked it Sep 13, There are no discussion topics on this book yet.

He spoke, and he speaks a great deal here, apparently like a Hollywood Injun: Georges Ivanovitch Gurdjieff ed. TST rated it really liked it Nov 01, Media reporter, reviewer, producer, guest booker, blogger. Oliver rated it really liked it Jun 06, Though written as an adult, he masterfully captures the essence of his young mind and experiences with Gurdjieff.


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Com rated it really liked it Aug 19, As such, Gurdjieff is portrayed in a more playful, not to mention fallible ligh Fritz Peters spent several years as a child living in Gurdjieff’s community at Fontainebleau, and this is one of the best accounts of that community. If I do bad thing, this make you learn love other people, not just self. Reijo Oksanen rated it it was amazing Dec bohhood, Witj DiMichele rated it it was amazing Mar 18, Monthly downloads Sorry, there are not enough data points to plot this chart.

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