Steppenwolf Author:Hermann Hesse "One of the most famous and daring novels of the twentieth century" — Nobel Prize-winner Hermann Hesse was one of the most daring innovators in modern fiction. Writing in the existential tradition of Nietzsche and Dostoevsky, he was one of the first novelists to make use of the discoveries of Sigmund Freud. To these he added his own far-reaching... more » speculations of the supernatural.
Steppenwolf is Hermann Hesse's best-known work. It is a profoundly moving and affecting novel, the gripping and fascinating story of disease in a man's soul, and "a savage indictment of bourgeois society." (quote from The New York Times)« less