This is a unique collection of diaries and notes recording lessons with F. M. Alexander. These contemporary records capture Alexander's teaching and testify to his exceptional skills.

  • "The Philosopher's Stone" by James Harvey Robinson
  • "Diary of My Lessons in the Alexander Technique" by Eva Webb
  • “The Diaries of Frank and Grace Hand" by Frank and Grace Hand
  • "Recording of a Miracle" by Mrs Buchanen
  • "The Journal of Sir George Trevelyan" by Sir George Trevelyan
  • "How I came to have Lessons with F. M. Alexander" by Anthony Ludovici

These rare documents provide an important link with the teaching origins of the Alexander Technique.


Content


Introduction by Jean M. O. Fischer
List of illustrations (15 b/w photographs showing Alexander teaching)
'The Philosopher's Stone' by James Harvey Robinson, 1919

'Diary of My Lessons in the Alexander Technique' by Eva Webb, 1947
'The Diaries of Frank and Grace Hand', 1942
'Recording of a Miracle' by Mrs Buchanen, 1950s
'The Journal of Sir George Trevelyan - Part One'
'The Journal of Sir George Trevelyan - Part Two', 1936-37
'How I came to have Lessons with F. M. Alexander' by Anthony Ludovici
Index of names


Book Specifications
Author/Editor Edited by Jean M. O. Fischer
Subtitle Diaries of Lessons with F. Matthias Alexander
Binding. Pages. Year. Hardback. 126 pages. 1998.
ISBN 0952557487/978-0952557487.
Size 216 x 144 mm.

The Philosopher's Stone

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