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Steppenwolf by Hermann Hesse

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Published by Henry Holt in New York .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

First published in 1927.

Statementintroduction by Joseph Mileck.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22581336M
ISBN 100805012478

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My favorite part, unlike the last reviewer, was the Steppenwolf treatise. It describes an entire subspecies of mankind, and it is one that I identify with completely. Hooowl!!! In the beginning of the book the author noted that people didn't take away from the book what he truly intended for them to take away. Free download or read online Steppenwolf pdf (ePUB) book. The first edition of the novel was published in , and was written by Hermann Hesse. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format. The main characters of this fiction, classics story are Mariecke, Harry Haller/5. Hermann Hesse's novel Steppenwolf addresses division within the self and society, and the effects such divisions can have on an individual, such as loneliness, self-mutilation, and possible suicide. The novel is constructed from a manuscript that the principal character, Harry Haller, or Steppenwolf, leaves behind at a boarding house. Jun 25,  · In this video I chat briefly about the book Steppenwolf by Hermann Hesse. Other books mentioned are Stoner by John Williams. It is interesting that Mozart is a .