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Hermann Hesse

The Glass Bead Game


The title of this novel refers to an ultra-aesthetic game played by scholars in the kingdom of Castalia around the year 2400. The game involves all branches of knowledge and spiritual values, especially those of the East.

Format: Paperback
Published: in UK in 2000
Publisher: Vintage Books
Pages: 530
Language: English
ISBN 13: 9780099283621
ISBN 10: 009928362X

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The Glass Bead Game