Morgengabe: Eine Auslese aus den Werken und der Zeitschrift der Deutschen Buch-Gemeinschaft

Berlin: Deutsche Buch-Gemeinschaft, (no date).

Price: $30.00

Hardcover. First edition (circa 1929). 157 pp. Illustrated with photographs and woodcuts. 17.5 cm. Text in German. Near fine in full contemporary calf, with gold tooling and gilt titles on the front board and spine, corners gently bumped. Owner's signature in neat in on the dedication page at the front. A nicely designed gift book, with selections from Friedrich Nietzsche, Gottfried Keller, Hermann Hesse and others.

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Morgengabe: Eine Auslese aus den Werken und der Zeitschrift der Deutschen Buch-Gemeinschaft. Hermann STEHR, Hermann Hesse.

Hermann Hesse
birth name: Hermann Hesse
born: 7/2/1877
died: 8/9/1962
nationality: Switzerland

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German novelist, poet, and winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1946, who principally deals with the individual's break with society to find spiritual fulfillment. With his appeal for self-realization and his celebration of Eastern mysticism, Hesse poshumously became a cult figure. - Merriam-Webster's Encyclopedia of Literaturemore