Petroleum Petroleum: A Prophecy, translated by George Scrivani. Gustav Meyrink.

Petroleum Petroleum: A Prophecy, translated by George Scrivani

New York: The Akashic Record, 1991. Pamphlet. 7 pg. staple-bound pamphlet, 9" x 6", very good. Postscript by Ira Cohen. Akashic Bulletin Number 1.

Meyrink, best known for his work The Golem, wrote this book in 1903. Meyrink was an occult writer and pacifist whose books were banned in Nazi Germany. In Petroleum Petroleum, an oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico leads to the contanimation of all the world's oceans. His work has taken on a new resonance in our present age of global warming and climate catastrophes.

Cat.No: 275249

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