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Stories of five decades

by Hermann Hesse

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Published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementHermann Hesse ; edited, and with an introduction by Theodore Ziolkowski ; translated by Ralph Manheim ; with two stories translated by Denver Lindley
SeriesNoonday, 455
The Physical Object
Paginationxx, 328 pages ;
Number of Pages328
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26341146M
ISBN 100374510954
ISBN 109780374510954
OCLC/WorldCa219844817

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