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The glass bead game = Das Glasperlenspiel : (Magister Ludi)

Author: Hermann Hesse; Richard Winston; Clara Winston
Publisher: New York : Holt, Rinehart and Winston, ©1969.
Series: Rinehart editions, no. 138
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Set in the 23rd century, "The glass bead game" is the story of Joseph Knecht, who has been raised in Castalia, the remote place his society has provided for the intellectual elite to grow and flourish. Since childhood, Knecht has been consumed with mastering the Glass Bead Game, which requires a synthesis of aesthetics and scientific arts, such as mathematics, music, logic, and philosophy, which he achieves in  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Bildungsromans
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Hesse, Hermann, 1877-1962.
Glass bead game (Magister Ludi).
New York, Holt, Rinehart and Winston [1969]
(OCoLC)583078056
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Hermann Hesse; Richard Winston; Clara Winston
ISBN: 0030818516 9780030818516 003084066X 9780030840661
OCLC Number: 33450
Notes: Translation of Das Glasperlenspiel.
Description: xix, 558 pages ; 22 cm.
Contents: The glass bead game: a general introduction to its history for the layman --
The life of Magister Ludi Joseph Knecht --
The call --
Waldzell --
Years of freedom --
Two orders --
The mission --
Magister Ludi --
In office --
The two Poles --
A conversation --
Preparations --
The circular letter --
The legend --
Joseph Knecht's posthumous writings --
The poems of Knecht's student years --
The three lives --
The rainmaker --
The father confessor --
The Indian life.
Series Title: Rinehart editions, no. 138
Other Titles: Glasperlenspiel.
Responsibility: Hermann Hesse ; translated from the German by Richard and Clara Winston ; with a foreword by Theodore Ziolkowski.

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Set in the 23rd century, "The glass bead game" is the story of Joseph Knecht, who has been raised in Castalia, the remote place his society has provided for the intellectual elite to grow and flourish. Since childhood, Knecht has been consumed with mastering the Glass Bead Game, which requires a synthesis of aesthetics and scientific arts, such as mathematics, music, logic, and philosophy, which he achieves in adulthood, becoming a Magister Ludi (Master of the Game).

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