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A companion to Thomas Mann"s The magic mountain

A companion to Thomas Mann"s The magic mountain

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Published by Camden House in Rochester, N.Y, Woodbridge, Suffolk .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mann, Thomas, -- 1875-1955.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [241] - 242) and index.

    Statementedited by Stephen D. Dowden.
    SeriesStudies in German literature, linguistics, and culture, Studies in German literature, linguistics, and culture (Unnumbered)
    ContributionsDowden, Stephen D.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix, 250 p. ;
    Number of Pages250
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22859495M
    ISBN 101571132481
    LC Control Number98021803

      Well, I’ve finally finished The Magic Mountain. I’ve been reading it for ages, about 70 pages a week, along with a group at GoodReads. It’s an amazing book. The plot is actually quite simple. A young man, Hans Castorp, goes to visit his cousin Joachim in an exclusive TB sanatorium in the Swiss Alps, but is diagnosed with the disease himself and ends up staying there for seven years. The Magic Mountain Franklin Library Thomas Mann Collectors 1st Edition. $ Thomas Mann The. Thomas Mann The Magic Mountain Franklin Library Oxford 1st Edition 1st Printing. $ Mann, Thomas The. Mann, Thomas The Magic Mountain Easton Press 1st Edition 1st Printing. $

    The Magic Mountain Translated from the German by H. T. Lowe-Porter by Mann, Thomas and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Michael Beddow, ‘The Magic Mountain’, in The Cambridge Companion to Thomas Mann, ed. by Ritchie Robertson (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, ), pp. Elizabeth Boa, ‘The Aesthetics of Disgust in Der Zauberberg’, Publications of the English Goethe Society (),

    Shared Interest in the Arts Thomas Mann was born on June 6, , in Lübeck, Germany. (Germany had only recently been unified by Otto von Bismarck in ) Mann's father, Thomas Johann Heinrich Mann, was a well-to-do merchant. His mother, Júlia da Silva Bruhns, was born in Brazil and was the.   As Joyce and Mann show in Ulysses and The Magic Mountain, myths may be forgotten and left to die out, but even more likely, they will be distorted by extremists into partisan hatred. Less prominent but always possible, mythic memory may inspire attachment to life and help to regenerate understanding, kindness, generosity, and love.


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He has provoked so many intellectual smiles in his exegetes that they have bored us all more than a bit. The irony of irony is that finally it defeats not meaning (as deconstructionist critics insist) but interest, without which we cannot go on reading.

Thomas Mann was the first writer since Goethe to attract a large international audience to stories written in German, bringing German fiction into the mainstream of European literature. His second major work,The Magic Mountain (), explores the heady intellectual culture of the chaotic and broken Germany that emerged from the First World War, and, along with the earlier Buddenbrooks, earned.

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