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1 HESSE, HERMANN. Beneath The Wheel.
Bantam Books, New York: 1970. Fifth printing. s Softcover. Very good reading copy. 
This book, an autobiography, is a touchstone in the Nobel prize-winning author's lifelong examination of the conflict between self-affirmation and self-destruction. It also tells with compassion and tenderness a story that is true for our own age, with all the poetic and lyrical qualities that have made Hesse an outstanding literary figure of the twentieth century. 
Price: 3.47 USD
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2 HESSE, HERMANN. Gertrude.
Farrar, Straus & Giroux, New York: 1970. s Softcover. Poor condition. Pages are discolored. Torn spine. 
Hesse's third novel, Gertrude, was originally published in 1910; this is its first American publication. His theme is the sources of creativity, and the novel reflects Hesse's lifelong interest in music. The story is told in the form of a memoir by the composer Kuhn, who achieves eventual success in his art, especially when he comes under the sway of two artists- Heinrich Muoth, a melancholy and self-destructive opera singer, and the gentle, self-assured, delightful Gertrude. Translated into English from the German by Hilda Rosner. 
Price: 4.28 USD
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3 HESSE, HERMANN. Magister Ludi: The Glass Bead Game.
Jonathan Cape, London: 1971. 022461844X / 9780224618441 Reprint Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Reading copy. Library discard. 
Translated into English from the German by Richard and Clara Winston - Das Glasperlenspiel. This is Hesse's last and greatest work, which won him the Nobel Prize for Literature. It is considered one of the most important novels of the twentieth century. This new translation is as majestic and contemporary as its content. 
Price: 69.83 USD
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4 HESSE, HERMANN. Poems.
Bantam Books, New York: October 1974. Second Printing. s Softcover. Good condition. 
The fist ollection of Hesse's poems in English. A bilingual edition (English/German). Translated from the German into English by the Pulitzer Prize Winner, James Wright. 
Price: 30.64 USD
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5 HESSE, HERMANN. Steppenwolf.
Bantam Books, New York: October 1970. Eighth printing. s Softcover. Very good reading copy. 
"A profoundly memorable and affecting novel, the gripping and fascinating story of disease in a man's soul, and a 'savage indictment of bourgeois society.'" The New York Times. Translated into English from the German by Basil Creighton and updated by Joseph Mileck. 
Price: 1.66 USD
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6 HESSE, HERMANN. Steppenwolf.
Henry Holt and Company, New York: 1990. 0805012478 / 9780805012477 Second Edition. s Softcover. Good condition. 
"A profoundly memorable and affecting novel, the gripping and fascinating story of disease in a man's soul, and a 'savage indictment of bourgeois society.'" -The New York Times. Introduction by Joseph Mileck. 
Price: 3.56 USD
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7 HESSE, HERMANN. Strange News From Another Star.
Farrar, Straus and Giroux, New York: 1970. Second printing. s Softcover. Very good condition. 
The eight stories included in this collection are Augustus, the Poet, Flute Dream, Strange News From Another Star, The Hard Passage, A Dream Sequence, Faldum, and perhaps the masterpiece of the collection, Iris. Translated into English from the German by Denver Lindley. Cover design is by Milton Glaser. 
Price: 42.51 USD
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8 HESSE, HERMANN. The Journey To The East.
Bantam Books, New York: 1972. First Bantam printing. s Softcover. Very good condition. 
The story of a youthful pilgimage that seemingly failed. As the book opens - the narrator is engaged in writing the chronicle of this remembered adventure - the central experience of his youth. 
Price: 9.03 USD
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9 HESSE, HERMANN; MANHEIM, RALPH (TRANSLATED BY). Rosshalde.
Farrar, Straus & Giroux, New York: 1970. 0374508968 / 9780374508968 Third Printing. s Softcover. Fair condition. Pages are discolored. Cover has slight scratches. 
Rosshalde, Herman Hesse's fourth novel, was originally published in 1914... It tells the story of a world- famous painter, Johann Veraguth, and of the process of self-discovery that ultimately permits him to break loose and seek an authentic life in India. 
Price: 11.16 USD
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10 HESSE, HERMANN; MANN, THOMAS; CARLSSON, ANNI; MICHELS, VOLKER (EDITORS). The Hesse - Mann Letters: The Correspondence Of Hermann Hesse And Thomas Mann, 1910-1955.
Harper & Row, New York: 1975. 0060106425 / 9780060106423 First Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 

Price: 32.54 USD
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11 HESSE, HERMANN; MILECK, JOSEPH (INTRODUCTION). Steppenwolf.
Holt, Rinehart & Winston, New York: 0030121353 / 9780030121357 s Softcover. Good condition. 
"A profoundly memorable and affecting novel, the gripping and fascinating story of disease in a man's soul, and a 'savage indictment of bourgeois society.'" -The New York Times. 
Price: 4.51 USD
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12 HESSE, HERMANN; ROSNER, HILDA (TRANSLATOR). Siddhartha.
New Directions Publishing, New York: 1951. Nineteenth Printing. s Softcover. Reading copy. Cover has slight scratches and creasing. Pages are slightly discolored. 
Siddhartha, a young man, leaves his family for a contemplative life, and then, restless, discards it for one of the flesh. He conceives a son, but bored and sickened by lust and greed, moves on again. Near despair, Siddhartha comes to a river where he hears a unique sound. This sound signals the true beginning of suffering, rejection, peace, and finally wisdom. Translated into English from the German by Hilda Rosner. "The cool and strangely simple story makes a beautiful little book, classic in proportion and style; it should be read slowlly and with savor, preferably during the lonely hours of the night." -- The Nation 
Price: 8.55 USD
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13 HESSE, HERMANN; WINSTON, RICHARD & CLARA (TRANSLATORS); ZIOLKOWSKI, THEODORE (FOREWORD). Magister Ludi: The Glass Bead Game.
Bantam Books, Toronto: 1970. Seventh printing. s Softcover. Reading copy with water stain and front cover torn at edge. 
Translated into English from the German - Das Glasperlenspiel. This is Hesse's last and greatest work, which won him the Nobel Prize for Literature. It is considered one of the most imporatant novels of this century. This new translation is as majestic and contemporary as its content. 
Price: 3.56 USD
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14 HESSE, HERMANN; ZIOLKOWSKI, THEODORE (FOREWORD). Magister Ludi: The Glass Bead Game.
Bantam Books, Toronto: 1970. s Softcover. Reading copy. Pages are discolored. Cover has heavy scratches and creasing. Cover is slightly torn. 
Translated into English from the German by Richard and Clara Winston - Das Glasperlenspiel. This is Hesse's last and greatest work, which won him the Nobel Prize for Literature. It is considered one of the most important novels of this century. This new translation is as majestic and contemporary as its content. 
Price: 4.04 USD
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15 HESSE, HERMANN; ZIOLKOWSKI, THEODORE (FOREWORD). The Glass Bead Game ( Magister Ludi).
Holt, Rinehart and Winston, New York: 1969. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good reading copy, but dustjacket is fair. It has a tear the spine as well as some chips. 
Translated into English from the German by Richard and Clara Winston - Das Glasperlenspiel. This is Hesse's last and greatest work, which won him the Nobel Prize for Literature. It is considered one of the most important novels of this century. This new translation is as majestic and contemporary as its content. 
Price: 87.40 USD
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