Beneath the Wheel

By Herman Hesse

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In Hermann Hesse's Beneath the Wheel or The Prodigy, Hans Giebenrath lives among the dull and respectable townsfolk of a sleepy Black Forest village. When he is discovered to be an exceptionally gifted student, the entire community presses him onto a path of serious scholarship. Hans dutifully follows the regimen of tireless study and endless examinations, his success rewa In Hermann Hesse's Beneath the Wheel or The Prodigy, Hans Giebenrath lives among the dull and respectable townsfolk

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Book details

Paperback, 192 pages
July 1st 2003 by Picador

(first published 1906)

Original Title
Unterm Rad
ISBN
031242230X (ISBN13: 9780312422301)
Edition Language
English

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