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The Use of the Self
by F. Matthias Alexander

First published 1932

Must reading for serious students of the Alexander Technique.

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F. Matthias Alexander wrote four books and a number of short articles, notes and pamphlets. His writing is not always easy for the modern reader, particularly if he or she has not had much experience with the Alexander Technique. At some point, however, the serious student will probably want to become familiar with Alexander's own words.

The Authorised Summaries of F. M. Alexander's Four Books

The Authorised Summaries of F. M. Alexander's Four Books
by Ron Brown
Paperback/Published 1992
These very readable summaries were carefully reviewed by Alexander himself to make sure they accurately represented his basic ideas.
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The Essential Writings of F. Matthias Alexander

The Resurrection of the Body:
The Essential Writings of F. Matthias Alexander

edited by Edward Maisel
Paperback/Published 1986
A skillfully-edited collection compiled from Alexander's books with an excellent introduction to Alexander and his ideas by Maisel.
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Listen to a short reading from the introduction, read by Sarah Pearson

The Use of the Self

The Use of the Self
by F. Matthias Alexander
Paperback/Published 2001
First Published 1932
This is Alexander's shortest and most accessible book. In it he describes the process he went through in order to make his basic discoveries.
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Original Writings of F. M. Alexander

Original Writings of F. M. Alexander:
Constructive Conscious Control

edited by Deniel McGowan
Paperback/Published 1997
A lightly edited version of Alexander's second book. Contains an informative introduction by the American philosopher John Dewey.
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Articles and Lectures

Articles and Lectures
by F. M. Alexander, edited by Jean Fischer
Hardcover/Published 1995
This book contains virtually everything written by Alexander (apart from his 4 books), including a short autobiography. A wealth of information for anyone interested in the development of his ideas and of the Alexander Technique.
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Constructive Conscious Control of the Individual
by F. M. Alexanderr
Paperback/Published 1997
First Published 1946
This is the complete text of the original 1946 edition. Includes an introduction by the American Philosopher John Dewey.
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The Universal Constant in Living

The Universal Constant in Living
by F. M. Alexander, edited by Jean Fischer
Hardcover/Published 2000
Alexander's final book, originally published in 1941.
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Man's Supreme Inheritance

Mans Supreme Inheritance
by F. Matthias Alexander
Paperback/Published 1996
First Published 1918
Alexander's first book in which he sets out many of his basic ideas.
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