Book #29574

Strange News From Another Star

Hermann Hesse

Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: 1st US Edition; First Printing
Size: 8vo; [x], 145, [5] pages
Publisher: New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1972.

Price: $390.00

An attractive Farrar, Straus and Giroux edition and first edition in English in its first printing, about Fine condition in alike dust-jacket, a hint of fading to edges.

In 1919, seven of the these stories of Nobel Laureate Hesse were published as Märchen (Fairy Tales). This first English edition followed the arrangement Hesse made for the final collected edition of his works, where he added an eighth story, "Flute Dream". Translated from the original German by Denver Lindley.