The Journey to the East

Herman Hesse


New York: Farrar, Straus, & Giroux, 1968. First US edition. Hardcover with illustrated dust jacket, 118pp., 6 x 8.5 inches

Near fine. Minor bumping to bottom of spine on dust jacket, else a clean, glossy copy with bright red cloth boards. Tiny oil spot on first two printed pages, else interior is clean and bright.

Scarce first American edition, translated by Hilda Rosner. Nobel Prize winner Hesse's novel of a failed hero's journey.