Tag Archives: Hermann Hesse

The Rational versus The Non-rational

Two books read, and not for the first time: One of the books I read is Steppenwolf by Hermann Hesse, a favorite author whose books I re-read every five years or so. I have read Steppenwolf no less than three … Continue reading

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The “Law of Service” and Other Findings in Hermann Hesse’s “Journey to the East”

This is the law propounded by “Leo,” the “servant” to “H.H.” in the short novel, The Journey to the East, by Hermann Hesse. (It should be noted that “Leo” is loved by animals, as well as by his fellow humans). … Continue reading

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