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Want to Read Currently Reading Read. His choice of words is so strong and powerful; we can lrtzter distorted landscapes, painted in striking colors. And he painted a lot, not just the odd painting here and there.

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I can desire and can seek myself in others; I can listen for an echo, demand a mirror, seek pleasure, and all that can look like love. Klingsors letzter Sommer Quotes Showing of Hesse’s first great novel, “Peter Camenzind”, was received enthusiastically by young Germans desiring a different and more “natural” way of life at the time of great economic and technological progress in the country.

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I especially like the weaving in of real historical figures into fiction. For me this is the best of Hesse’s shorter fiction – a book I continue to return to. The choice of klinsgors names alone tells you, he must be a painter.


A lover of poetry, a heavy drinker and a womanizer, he spends his final summer in southern Switzerland, torn between sensuality and spirituality and troubled by feelings of impending death.

Towards the end, he paints a self-portrait that really comes to life. The former has a frivolous and optimistic outlook, whereas the latter has a dour and pessimistic one. Bert Bruins rated it it was amazing Nov 30, Want to Read saving….

I would say that most of Hesse’s works are brilliant, but for some reason this is a personal favourite, it’s a story and style that fits like an old pair of shoes. Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. Further suggestions might be found on the article’s talk page.

Suhrkamp January 1, Language: It came out in Oct 10, Max Berman rated it it was amazing Shelves: I rated it it was amazing Dec 30, Veraguth is trapped in a loveless marriage, Klingsor is a free-spirit living an excessive life on the brink of disaster.

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Klingsors letzter Sommer Quotes by Hermann Hesse

Inspired by the natural beauty of Ticino and seeking another outlet besides writing, Hesse began to paint watercolors of local scenery at age Hesse returns to his theme of the tormented artist in this wonderful story. Open Preview See a Problem? To be sure, he suffered from dread of many things, of madness, the police, insomnia, and also kllingsors of death. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. Inthe Calwer Hermann-Hesse-Preis was founded, which is awarded every two years, alternately to a German-language literary journal or to the translator of Hesse’s work to a foreign language.


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I first read it obliquely as a teenager, sitting under a tree with an apple, when I started the story it was a sunlit afternoon, when I finished it the light was darkening and the apple was uneaten. Quotes from Klingsors letzter Er schaut sich um und erinnert sich – jeder seiner Freunde, seine Reisen, seine vergangenen Liebenden. I hope you get to see that part of Switzerland.

Somehow in the way it is written you become blissfully unaware of the reading process as each word almost hypnotically reaches deep into your Palio mammalian brain without any struggles or worries.

Klingsors letzter Sommer Quotes

This short novella is bliss, beauty, and an utterly unfathomably a work of genius. I found it difficult in places. Essays on Life and Sommr. Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants.

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But you must play your part and sing a song, one of your best. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Which biography would you recommend?