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The Glass Bead Game: (Magister Ludi) A Novel by [Hermann Hesse, Theodore Ziolkowski, Richard Winston, Clara Winston]

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An intricate bildungsroman about humanity's eternal quest for enlightenment and for synthesis of the intellectual and the participatory life.

-- "Merriam-Webster Encyclopedia of Literature"

While the length may seem daunting, Colacci's voice remains fresh through the 17th CD of this captivating novel.

-- "School Library Journal" --This text refers to an alternate kindle_edition edition.

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...a genre blend of science fiction, fantasy, and fictional biography, leavened with musicology, poetry, and Hesse's unique swirl of Eastern and Western philosophy. - The American Scholar --This text refers to an alternate kindle_edition edition.

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  • ASIN ‏ : ‎ B00ANI9G0O
  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ Holt Paperbacks; First edition (6 December 2002)
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • File size ‏ : ‎ 1775 KB
  • Text-to-Speech ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • Screen Reader ‏ : ‎ Supported
  • Enhanced typesetting ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • X-Ray ‏ : ‎ Not Enabled
  • Word Wise ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • Print length ‏ : ‎ 580 pages
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