Lilly Library Manuscript Collections


The Hesse mss., 1934-1946, are four personal letters from Herman Hesse, 1877-1962, author, to Hans C. and Elsy Bodmer, 1934-1935, and one personal letter from Martha Osthoff to Hesse, 1946. Included also is an article on Hesse's Fabulierbuch by Ninon (Auslander) Hesse Dolbin. The letters and the articles are in German.

Removed from Hesse's books Berg und See. Zurich, Buchergilde Gutenberg [1948] (Lilly PT2617 .E85 B49); Aus Vielen Jahren. Bern, Buchdruckerei Stampfli & Cie., 1949 (Lilly PT2617 .E85 A96); Die Gedichte.... Zurich, Fretz & Wasmuth [1942] (Lilly PT2617 .E85 A17 1942); Fabulierbuch.... Berlin, S. Fischer, [1935] (Lilly PT2617 .E85 F13). 1974

Collection size: 6 items

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