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Siddhartha : an Indian tale

Author: Hermann Hesse; Joachim Neugroschel
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Penguin Books, 1999.
Series: Penguin twentieth-century classics.
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Set in India, Siddhartha is the story of a young Brahmin's search for ultimate reality after meeting with the Buddha. His quest takes him from a life of decadence to asceticism, through the illusory joys of sensual love with a beautiful courtesan, and of wealth and fame, to the painful struggles with his son and the ultimate wisdom of renunciation.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Allegories
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Hermann Hesse; Joachim Neugroschel
ISBN: 0141181230 9780141181233
OCLC Number: 39785241
Description: xxxv, 132 p. ; 20 cm.
Contents: The Son of the Brahman --
With the Samanas --
Gotama --
Awakening --
Kamala --
With the Child-People --
Samsara --
By the River --
The Ferryman --
The Son --
Om --
Govinda.
Series Title: Penguin twentieth-century classics.
Other Titles: Siddhartha.
Responsibility: Hermann Hesse ; translated from the German by Joachim Neugroschel ; with an introduction by Ralph Freedman.
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