The glass bead game : (Magister Ludi)

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Winston, Richard, translator.
Winston, Clara, translator.
Ziolkowski, Theodore, writer of foreword.
New York : Picador USA, [2002].
First Picador USA edition.
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xix, 558 pages ; 21 cm.
Main Library - Adult  2 available
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Originally published in 1943.
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Translation of: Das Glasperlenspiel.
Set in the 23rd century, "The glass bead game" is the story of Joseph Knecht, who has been raised in Castalia, the remote place his society has provided for the intellectual elite to grow and flourish. Since childhood, Knecht has been consumed with mastering the Glass Bead Game, which requires a synthesis of aesthetics and scientific arts, such as mathematics, music, logic, and philosophy, which he achieves in adulthood, becoming a Magister Ludi (Master of the Game).
Translated from German to English.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Hesse, H., Winston, R., Winston, C., & Ziolkowski, T. (2002). The glass bead game: (Magister Ludi) (First Picador USA edition.). Picador USA.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Hermann Hesse et al.. 2002. The Glass Bead Game: (Magister Ludi). New York: Picador USA.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Hermann Hesse et al.. The Glass Bead Game: (Magister Ludi) New York: Picador USA, 2002.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Hesse, Hermann, Richard Winston, Clara Winston, and Theodore Ziolkowski. The Glass Bead Game: (Magister Ludi) First Picador USA edition., Picador USA, 2002.

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