The Glass Bead Game: (Magister Ludi) A Novel

The Glass Bead Game: (Magister Ludi) A Novel

Hermann Hesse, Richard Winston


The ultimate novel of Hermann Hesse, for which he received the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1946, The Glass Bead Game is an interesting story of the complexity of contemporary lifestyles in addition to a vintage of recent literature

Set within the twenty third century, The Glass Bead Game is the tale of Joseph Knecht, who has been raised in Castalia, the distant position his society has supplied for the highbrow elite to develop and flourish. because adolescence, Knecht has been ate up with gaining knowledge of the Glass Bead online game, which calls for a synthesis of aesthetics and medical arts, similar to arithmetic, song, common sense, and philosophy, which he achieves in maturity, changing into a Magister Ludi (Master of the Game).

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