The Tales Notes Index

First Book


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Preface: i, ii.


I: The Arousing of Thought: 3, 19, 38, 40.


II: Introduction, Why Beelzebub Was in Our Solar System 51.


III: The Cause of the Delay in the Falling of the Ship Karnak 56.


IV: The Law of Falling 


V: The System of Archangel Hariton 


VI: Perpetual Motion 


VII: Becoming Aware of Genuine Being-Duty


VIII: The Impudent Brat Hassein, Beelzebub’s Grandson, Dares to Call Men “Slugs” 


IX: The Cause of the Genesis of the Moon


X: Why “Men” Are Not Men 


XI: A Piquant Trait of the Peculiar Psyche of Contemporary Man 


XII: The First “Growl” 


XIII: Why in Man’s Reason Fantasy May Be Perceived as Reality 


XIV: The Beginnings of Perspectives Promising Nothing Very Cheerful 


XV: The First Descent of Beelzebub upon the Planet Earth 110.


XVI: The Relative Understanding of Time 121, 122, 124, 127, 128, 129. 


XVII: The Arch-Absurd: According to the Assertion of Beelzebub, Our Sun Neither Lights nor Heats 134, 135, 136, 138, 141, 142.


XVIII: The Arch-preposterous  

XIX: Beelzebub’s Tales about His Second Descent on the Planet Earth 


XX: The Third Flight of Beelzebub to the Planet Earth


XXI: The First Visit of Beelzebub to India 


XXII: Beelzebub for the First Time in Tibet  

XXIII: The Fourth Personal Sojourn of Beelzebub on the Planet Earth 


XXIV: Beelzebub’s Flight to the Planet Earth for the Fifth Time 


XXV: The Very Saintly Ashiata Shiemash, Sent from Above to the Earth 


XXVI: The Legominism Concerning the Deliberations of the Very Saintly Ashiata Shiemash under the Title of “The Terror-of-the- Situation.” 


XXVII: The Organization for Man’s Existence Created by the Very Saintly Ashiata Shiemash 


XXVIII: The Chief Culprit in the Destruction of All the Very Saintly Labors of Ashiata Shiemash