Paperback The glass bead game : (magister ludi) / Hermann Hesse ; translated by Richard and Clara Winston.
Publication year: 2000
Publisher: London : Vintage,
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 9780099283621 (pbk.) : 009928362X (pbk.) :
This translation originally published: New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1969; London: Jonathan Cape, 1970.
The Glass Bead Game refers to an ultra-aesthetic game that is played in the kingdom of Castalia around the year 2400. The game involves all branches of knowledge and spiritual values, especially those from the Far Eastern traditions.
Translation of: Das Glasperlenspiel.
Original title: Das Glasperlenspiel. English
Series title: Vintage classics
530p. ; 20 cm.