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A Short Biography of Hermann Hesse

Author Name:

Hermann Hesse

Born As:

Hermann Hesse

Other Names:

Born:

2 Jul 1877

Died:

9 Aug 1962




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Novelist and poet                          
Selected Works:

Peter Camenzind - 1904
Beneath the Wheel - 1904 
Gertrude - 1910 
Rosshalde - 1914
Knulp - 1915 
Demian - 1919, published under the pen name Emil Sinclair
Klein and Wagner - 1919
Klingsor's Last Summer - 1920
Siddhartha - 1922
Steppenwolf - 1927
Narcissus and Goldmund - 1930 
Journey to the East - 1932
The Glass Bead Game - 1943, also published under the title Magister Ludi.                          
                          
Awards:

Bauernfeld-Preis - 1906
Mejstrik-Preis der Wiener Schiller-Stiftung - 1928
Gottfried-Keller-Preis - 1936 
Goethepreis der Stadt Frankfurt - 1946
Nobel Prize in Literature - 1946
Honorary Doctorate from the University of Bern - 1947
Wilhelm-Raabe-Preis - 1950
Orden Pour le mérite für Wissenschaft und Künste - 1954
Peace Prize of the German Book Trade - 1955