As I have blogged on religion I have become increasingly aware of the importance and limitations of translations. I will use this post to list sources of Herman Hesse’s “Siddhartha“(wiki). If you have other sources, please do share.
German Version: Project Gutenberg: Free On-line
English Translations: (see comparisons here)
- 1951: Rosner, Hilda. (amazon) This was the first English translation. The version I just finished.
- 1998: Sherab Chödzin Kohn (amazon)
- 2002: Neugroschel, Joachim. (barnes and noble)
- 2006: Bernofsky, Susan (amazon)
- 2007: Rika Lesser (barnes and noble)
- 2008: Olesch, Gunther et al. Project Gutenberg (free on-line)
- 2013: Marriott, WK. (amazon)
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