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Peter D. Ouspensky

Peter D. OuspenskyAKA Pyotr Demianovich Uspensky

Born: 5-Mar-1878
Birthplace: Moscow, Russia
Died: 2-Oct-1947
Location of death: London, England
Cause of death: unspecified

Gender: Male
Religion: Other
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Philosopher

Nationality: Russia
Executive summary: Esoteric philosopher, Tertium Organum

Studied with G. I. Gurdjieff from 1915-18.

Father: (railroad surveyor)
Mother: (painter)
Wife: (m.)

Author of books:
Kinemadrama (1910, novel, trans. "The Strange Life of Ivan Osokin" 1947)
Tertium Organum: The Third Canon of Thought, a Key to the Enigmas of the World (1912, metaphysics)
The Symbolism of the Tarot (1913, essays)
A New Model of the Universe (1914, metaphysics)
In Search of the Miraculous: Fragments of an Unknown Teaching (1949, essays, pub. posthumously)
The Psychology of Man's Possible Evolution (1950, metaphysics)
The Fourth Way (1957, metaphysics)
Conscience: The Search For Truth (1979, metaphysics)

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