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THE GLASS BEAD GAME by  Hermann HESSE - First Edition - 1970 - from RON RAMSWICK BOOKS, IOBA  (SKU: 46374)

THE GLASS BEAD GAME

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THE GLASS BEAD GAME

by HESSE, Hermann

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  • Hardcover
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London: Jonathan Cape, 1970. First edition in black cloth-backed blue boards, black endpapers. Prior owner embossed stamp on the black endpaper else clean and unmarked. Dust jacket has some light edge wear and creasing on the inner jacket flaps, now in a protective mylar cover. See photos. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.

Synopsis

The Glass Bead Game is the last work and magnum opus of the German author Hermann Hesse. Begun in 1931 and published in Switzerland in 1943, after being rejected for publication in Nazi Germany, the book was mentioned in Hesse's citation for the 1946 Nobel Prize for Literature.

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book dealer
RON RAMSWICK BOOKS, IOBA US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
46374
Title
THE GLASS BEAD GAME
Author
HESSE, Hermann
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
second hand - Very Good
Jacket condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Jonathan Cape
Place of Publication
London
Date Published
1970

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About RON RAMSWICK BOOKS, IOBA

Member of IOBA. Used, rare, and out-of-print books. We carry a wide selection of first editions, signed books, world literature and poetry in translation, philosophy, history, sciences, scholarly subjects, and antiquarian books.

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