Peter Camenzind

By Herman Hesse

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Peter Camenzind, a young man from a Swiss mountain village, leaves his home and eagerly takes to the road in search of new experience. Traveling through Italy and France, Camenzind is increasingly disillusioned by the suffering he discovers around him; after failed romances and a tragic friendship, his idealism fades into crushing hopelessness. He finds peace again only wh Peter Camenzind, a young man from a Swiss mountain village, leaves his home and eagerly takes to the road in search of

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Book details

Paperback, 208 pages
December 1st 2003 by Picador

(first published 1904)

Original Title
Peter Camenzind
ISBN
0312422636 (ISBN13: 9780312422639)
Edition Language
English

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