Who is Hermann Hesse?

  • (noun): Swiss writer (born in Germany) whose novels and poems express his interests in Eastern spiritual values (1877-1962).
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Hermann Hesse

Hermann Hesse ( ; July 2, 1877 – August 9, 1962) was a German-Swiss poet, novelist, and painter. His best-known works include Steppenwolf, Siddhartha, and The Glass Bead Game, each of which explores an individual's search for authenticity, self-knowledge and spirituality. In 1946, he received the Nobel Prize in Literature.

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... One Hour After Midnight is a poem by Hermann Hesse ... Works by Hermann Hesse Poems Romantic Songs One Hour After Midnight Poems Novels Peter Camenzind Beneath the Wheel Gertrude Rosshalde Knulp Demian Klein and Wagner Klingsor's Last Summer Siddhartha Kurgast Die Nürn ... on Life and Art Short stories The Complete Fairy Tales of Hermann Hesse Stories of Five Decades Strange News from Another Star ...
Hermann Hesse - Bibliography
... (1900) Hermann Lauscher (1904) Peter Camenzind (1906) Unterm Rad (Beneath the Wheel also published as The Prodigy) (1908) Freunde ...
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    I am fond of music I think because it is so amoral. Everything else is moral and I am after something that isn’t. I have always found moralizing intolerable.
    Hermann Hesse (1877–1962)

    The call of death is a call of love. Death can be sweet if we answer it in the affirmative, if we accept it as one of the great eternal forms of life and transformation.
    —Hermann Hesse (1877–1962)