Berlin: Suhrkamp, 1957.
Hardcover. 7 3/8" X 4 1/2". 172pp. Text in German. Moderate wear to dust jacket, with small tears to edges and extremities, sunning to spine, small spots of soiling, and tear to spine at center. Blue cloth over boards, with spine lettered in gilt. Moderate edgewear to binding, with tears to cloth at edges and extremities. Slight lean to spine. Rear hinge starting to crack, with connective webbing visible. Very occasional pencilled mark to pages. An admittedly worn but still attractive 1957 printing in the original German of Herman Hesse's classic novel of spiritual discovery in the time of the Buddha. Good / good. Item #5136