Lot 259 of 302:
Autobiography of a Yogi 1st ed w/jacket  

Click image to enlarge
Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$3,900
$3,000 - $5,000

Autobiography of a Yogi

Yogananda, Paramahansa

New York

The Philosophical Library



Illustrated from photographs, including portrait frontispiece, map. (8vo), original green cloth lettered in gold, top edge stained green, pictorial dust jacket. First Edition. 

A very nice copy of the influential book by the Indian yogi and guru who introduced millions of westerners to the teachings of meditation and Kriya Yoga. The first great master of yoga to live and teach in the West, Yogananda is now widely recognized as the Father of Yoga. 

Lot Amendments
This volume is NOT inscribed by Yogananda, as the catalog headline mistakenly states.

Jacket with some light rubbing and toning, short closed tear to top edge of back panel. cloth with some faint finger soiling; near fine volume in like jacket.

Item number:
Shipping info:

We have a full service shipping department to ensure proper packing and safe delivery of purchases at reasonable cost. We are specialists at packing and shipping books and works on paper.   All lots purchased by the same client are combined for shipping in order to keep the cost as economical as possible.  Our preferred method for domestic shipments is UPS Ground but we can also ship via FedEx or USPS Priority Mail. We do NOT ship USPS Media Mail under any circumstances.For international orders we select the most appropriate carrier depending on the value and weight of the items purchased.  We are happy to accommodate special arrangements by request.

Invoices are sent out the day following the auction and include a minimum $10 handling fee plus actual shipping and insurance charges.

Shipping estimates can be obtained  by contacting [email protected] prior to the auction.


Terms and conditions


All accepted bids are contracts and are considered final and non withdrawable.


A buyer's premium of 20% will be applied to all purchases.


The person posting the bids online has to be the person who has registered for the auction.