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Labyrinth books

My little personal library about labyrinths:

 

some of my books

Note for my English-speaking visitors
Because this website is originally a German one, most of the books below are German books.


Ilse Seifriedthe back sideIlse Seifried: DAS LABYRINTH oder DIE KUNST ZU WANDELN

With contributions of Ilse M. Seifried, David Auerbach, Agnes Barmettler, Henning Eichberg, Robert Ferré, Susanne Kramer-Friedrich, Markus Hochgerner and Voré

In German

Haymon-Verlag, Innsbruck 2002, ISBN 3-85218-400-2, € 19.90

The book has 208 pages and about 150 mostly colour photographs and illustrations; the hardback with wrapper is 22 cm wide, 26.5 cm high and 2 cm thick.

A new, other book about labyrinths: Versatile, seen from different points of view. With the newest perceptions, surprising insights. Up to date. Very personally, informed, stimulating.


Jürgen Hohmuththe back sideJürgen Hohmuth : Labyrinths & Mazes

 

In German

Prestel Verlag, München, Berlin, London, New York 2003, ISBN 3-7913-2922-7, $ 55.00 US, £ 35.00 GB

The book has 176 pages with 160 color illustrations; the hardcover with wrapper is about 30 cm wide, 30 cm high and 2 cm thick.

An édition de luxe with photos of labyrinths and mazes in Europe by the Berlin photographer Jürgen Hohmuth taken from a point of view never seen before (so far only possible to hang gliders and birds). There are contibutions (one sensational) in humorous, pleasant, reflective words by the most significant labyrinth and maze experts of our time: Simone Augustin, Adrian Fisher, Klaus Kürvers, Martin Rasper, Jeff Saward, Ilse M. Seifried, Bernhard Weisser, Uwe Wolff. A festival for sense, soul and spirit.


Gernot CandoliniGernot Candolini: Labyrinths

Walking toward the center

In English

The Crossroad Publishing Company, New York 2003, ISBN 0-8245-2102-1, € 14,22, $ 16,95

The book has 144 pages with black and white graphic arts at the beginning o the 38 chapters; the pocket-book is about 13.5 cm wide, 21 cm high and 1 cm thick.

The English translation of the following book by Peter Heinegg with a foreword by Paula d'Arcy.

A journey to the labyrinths and to one's own self.


Gernot CandoliniGernot Candolini: Im Labyrinth sich selbst entdecken

With the trailer from labyrinth to labyrinth in Europe

In German

Herder Verlag, Freiburg im Breisgau 2001, ISBN 3-451-05143-5, € 8.90

The book has 159 pages with black and white graphic arts at the beginning of the 38 chapters; the pocket-book is 12 cm wide, 19 cm high and 1 cm thick.

A journey to the labyrinths and to one's own self.


Gernot CandoliniGernot Candolini: Das geheimnisvolle Labyrinth

Myth and history of a symbol of mankind

In German

Pattloch Verlag, Augsburg 1999, ISBN 3-629-00801-1, DM 49.90

The book has 237 pages with many photos and illustrations; the hard-back with wrapper is about 21 cm wide, 24 cm high and 2 cm thick.

A splendid book of plates with the history of civilization of the labyrinth till today.


Gernot CandoliniGernot Candolini: Die Faszination der Labyrinthe

Das Praxisbuch

In German

Kösel-Verlag, München 2004, ISBN 3-466-30659-0, ca. € 16

The book has 143 pages with graphic arts, photographs and 39 patterns; it is 24 cm wide, 24 cm high and 1 cm thick.

A book with practical suggestions and many new ideas for the way how to deal with the labyrinth.

If you wish to have a book of Gernot Candolini signed by him, you may command it under www.labyrinthe.at/candolini/ ... Link >


Gernot CandoliniGernot Candolini: Im Labyrinth

Outset for the center

In German

Tyrolia-Verlag, Innsbruck-Wien 2002, ISBN 3-7022-2468-8, € 14.90

The book has 18 full-length photos at one side and graphic arts and text at the other side; the hard-back is about 24 cm wide, 21 cm high and 1 cm thick.

A book of plates with the messages of the labyrinth.


Peter Hofacker and Mathias WolfPeter Hofacker / Mathias Wolf: Labyrinthe - Ursymbole des Lebens

A workshop for community, divine service and school

In German

Herder Verlag, Freiburg im Breisgau 2002, ISBN 3-451-27410-8, € 14.50

The book has 152 pages with 26 illustrations; the pocket-book is approximate 14 cm wide, 21.5 cm high and 1.2 cm thick.

A short introduction to the theme and then about all suggestions for the creation of workshops, conventions, instructions and divine services.


Marion and Werner Küstenmacher

Marion und Werner Küstenmacher: Neue Wege finden Labyrinthe

The book for reflection and discovery

With motives of 3 millenniums

In German

Ludwig Verlag, München 2000, ISBN 3-7787-3871-2, DM 19.90

The book has 160 pages with many, mostly coloured illustrations; the ring binder is approximate 23 cm wide, 24 cm high and 2 cm thick.

Beside an introduction the book offers main labyrinths to view and to paint, to search for and to find.


Uwe WolffUwe Wolff : Reise ins Labyrinth

On the way to one's own center

In German

Herder Verlag, Freiburg im Breisgau 2001, ISBN 3-451-27415-9, € 19.50

The book has 251 pages with some illustrations; the hard-back with wrapper is about 14.5 cm wide, 22 cm high and 2.5 cm thick.

Uwe Wolff opens the spiritual force of the labyrinth for today, on his way through history full of knowledge.


John and Odette Ketley-LaporteJohn et Odette KETLEY-LAPORTE: CHARTRES, le labyrinthe déchiffré

In French

Éditions Jean-Michel GARNIER, 1997, ISBN 2-908974-04-5, € 18,29

The paperback has 174 pages with black and white graphics and illustrations; and is about 16 cm wide, 24 cm high and 1.4 cm thick.

A short historical introduction to the labyrinth, then a description at full length of the Chartres labyrinth as a mathematical model with exact measures, and some words how to interpret the labyrinth.


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