Soul Of The Age; Selected Letters Of Hermann Hesse 1891 - 1962
Price: 70.00 USD
New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1991. 8vo; xx, 347,  pages. An attractive Farrar, Straus and Giroux edition in its first printing, Fine condition in about Fine dust-jacket, a hint of sunning to spine. Soul of the Age contains nearly 300 letters of Hesse's correspondence of more than thirty thousand letters. From his impassioned missives home from the seminary at age fourteen, to his last brief notes, written days before his death at eighty five, these letters constitute a continuing record of Hesse's life, the raw materials underlying his Nobel Prize-winning fiction. First Edition; First Printing. Fine in Fine dust jacket.