Autobiographical Writings

New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, (1972).

Price: $35.00

Hardcover. First American edition. xxvii, 291pp. Edited and with an introduction by Theodore Ziolkowski. Translated by Denver Lindley. Gutter in rear cracked, remainder mark, near fine in a very good price-clipped dustwrapper with creased flaps, modest rubbing.

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ISBN: 0374509646

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Autobiographical Writings. 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