Das Glasperlenspiel
Hermann Hesse
An edition of Das Glasperlenspiel (1943)

Das Glasperlenspiel

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An edition of Das Glasperlenspiel (1943)

Das Glasperlenspiel

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Publisher
Suhrkamp
Language
English

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Hesse’s most highly acclaimed book, The Glass Bead Game is set in a fictional state in Central Europe in the 25th Century. The state of Castalia is the home of an austere order of intellectuals who run a group of boarding schools for boys but also make it their life’s work to extend their knowledge and prowess of the Glass Bead Game, a mysterious game whose rules are never revealed. The story chronicles the life of Magister Ludi, the man responsible for administering the game. Although educated in Castalia he has spent a significant length of time in the outside world and as he reflects on his experiences in China and elsewhere he begins to doubt the value of the introverted life he and his fellow masters are leading.

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Edition Availability
Cover of: Das Glasperlenspiel
Das Glasperlenspiel
2002, Suhrkamp
in English
Cover of: The Glass Bead Game
The Glass Bead Game
July 6, 2000, Vintage
Cover of: Das Glasperlenspiel
Das Glasperlenspiel: Versuch e. Lebensbeschreibung d. Magister Ludi Josef Knecht samt Knechts hinterlassenen Schr
1983, Suhrkamp
in German - Ungeku rzte Sonderausg., 252. - 254. Tsd.
Cover of: Magister Ludi
Magister Ludi
June 1, 1982, Bantam
Mass Market Paperback in English
Cover of: Magister Ludi
Magister Ludi: The Glass Bead Game
1978, Bantam
Paperback
Cover of: Das Glasperlenspiel
Cover of: Magister Ludi
Cover of: The glass bead game (Magister Ludi).
The glass bead game (Magister Ludi).
1969, Holt, Rinehart and Winston
in English - [1st ed.]
Cover of: Das Glasperlenspiel
Cover of: Le Jeu des perles de verre
Cover of: Magister Ludi.
Magister Ludi.
1957, F. Ungar Pub. Co.
in English

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Frankfurt

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OL22133400M
ISBN 10
351841335X
Library Thing
12943
Goodreads
1329324

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