What the Bee Knows

Reflections on Myth, Symbol, and Story

By P. L. Travers
Foreword by David Appelbaum

Subjects: Poetry
Imprint: Distribution Partners
Paperback : 9781930337503, 303 pages, August 2010


"The Sphinx, the Pyramids, the stone temples are, all of them, ultimately, as flimsy as London Bridge; our cities but tents set up in the cosmos. We pass. But what the bee knows, the wisdom that sustains our passing life—however much we deny or ignore it—that for ever remains. "

—P. L. Travers