Bibliography and Other Suggested Resources

G. I. Gurdjieff

Beelzebub's Tales to His Grandson (All and Everything, First Series).
New York: Penguin Arkana, 1999, with corrections to 1950 edition;
New York: Tarcher Penguin, 2006, revised translation

Meetings with Remarkable Men (All and Everything, Second Series). New York: Penguin Arkana, 1991.

Life Is Real Only Then, When "I Am" (All and Everything, Third Series). New York: Penguin Arkana, 1999.

Views from the Real World: Early Talks of Gurdjieff as Recollected by His Pupils. New York: Penguin Arkana, 1991

Other Suggested Reading

Ouspensky, P.D.
In Search of the Miraculous: Fragments of an Unknown Teaching. Harvest/HBJ, 2001.

de Hartman, Thomas and Olga
Our Life with Mr Gurdjieff. New York: Penguin Arkana, 1992.

Pentland, Lord John
Exchanges Within: Questions from Everyday Life Selected from Gurdjieff Group Meetings with John Pentland in California 1955–1984. New York: Tarcher/Penguin, 2004.

Fremantle, Christopher
On Attention: talks, essays, and letters based on the ideas of G.I. Gurdjieff. Danville NJ: Indications Press, 1993.

Lannes, Henriette
This Fundamental Quest: The Journey of a Pupil of G.I. Gurdjieff, translated by Roger and Susan Lipsey, Canada: Editions de Tournadieu, 2003.

Tracol, Henri
The Taste For Things That Are True: Essays & Talks by a Pupil of G. I. Gurdjieff. Rockport, MA: Element Books, 1994.

Further Talks and Essays. Great Britain: The Guild Press, 2003.

Vaysse, Jean
Toward Awakening: An Approach to the Teaching Left by Gurdjieff. New York: Arkana, 1991.

For further reference:

J. Walter Driscoll and The Gurdjieff Foundation of California, Gurdjieff: An Annotated Bibliography, New York: Garland Publishing, 1985 (contains an introductory essay by Michel de Salzmann).

Film and Video

Meetings With Remarkable Men. Directed by Peter Brook, Enterprise Pictures Ltd, 1979. DVD. NY: Parabola Video, 1997.


Gurdjieff/de Hartmann Music for the Piano
Volume I: Asian Songs and Rhythms
Volume II: Music of the Sayyids and the Dervishes
Volume III: Hymns, Prayers and Rituals
Volume IV: Hymns from a Great Temple and other Selected Works

George Ivanovitch Gurdjieff and Thomas de Hartmann (composers)
Laurence Rosenthal - Linda Daniel-Spitz - Charles Ketcham (editors, pianists)

CD. Wergo Recordings. Mainz, Germany:1997.
Sheet Music. Schott Music International. Mainz, Germany, London, et al.:2005.

Music, Books and Video can be purchased at By The Way Books and Gurdjieff Books and Music

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