I wish to acknowledge the kindness of Messrs Routledge andKegan Paul for permission to quote from the works of Gurdjieff and Ouspensky. I also wish to thank Turnstone Press Ltd. for allowing me to quote from John Bennett's
Gurdjieff:Making a New World.
I also wish to thank Victor Gollancz Ltd. for permission to quote from Fritz Peters's
Boyhood with Gurdjieff.