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11 edition of Death in Venice and Other Stories (First Book) found in the catalog.

Death in Venice and Other Stories (First Book)

by Thomas Mann

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  • 24 Currently reading

Published by Bantam Classics .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literature: Texts,
  • Short Stories (single author),
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Literature: Classics,
  • Classics,
  • Fiction / Classics

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7820461M
    ISBN 100553213334
    ISBN 109780553213331

    In addition to Death in Venice, this volume includes. Title: Death in Venice and Seven Other Stories Authors: Thomas Mann, H.T. Lowe-Porter Publisher: Vintage, Format: PDF Size: MB Pages: In addition to Death in Venice, this volume includes "Mario and the Magician, " "Disorder and Early Sorrow, " "A Man and His Dog, " "Felix Krull, " "The Blood of the . This superb new translation of "Death in Venice" and six other stories by Thomas Mann is a tour de force, sure to establish itself as the definitive text for English-speaking readers. The seven stories in this collection represent the early part of Mann's literary career, beginning with work he produced in at the age of 21, and culminating 4/5(57).

    Death in Venice and Other Stories. Toronto ; New York: Bantam Books. Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide) Mann, Thomas, and David Luke, Death in Venice and Other Stories. Toronto ; New York: Bantam Books, MLA Citation (style guide) Mann, Thomas, and David Luke. Death in Venice and Other Stories. Full text of "Death in Venice" See other formats Death in Venice by Thomas Mann Translated from the German edition by Martin C. Doege Chapter I Gustav Aschenbach, or von Aschenbach, as his official surname had been since his fiftieth birthday, had taken another solitary walk from his apartment in Munich's Prinzregentenstrafie .

    This review has been crossposted from my blog Review from Rose's Book Reviews Please head there for more in-depth reviews by me. 'Death in Venice' is an assigned text for one of my literature classes. It is a collection of short stories by Thomas Mann, including his possibly most famous - the same titled Death in Venice/5(15).   This superb new translation of "Death in Venice" and six other stories by Thomas Mann is a tour de force, sure to establish itself as the definitive text for English-speaking readers. The seven stories in this collection represent the early part of Mann's literary career, beginning with work he produced in at the age of 21, and culminating /5(19K).


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This Death in Venice and Other Stories book new translation of "Death in Venice" and six other stories by Thomas Mann is a tour de force, sure to establish itself as the definitive text for English-speaking readers. The seven stories in this collection represent the early part of Mann's literary career, beginning with work he produced in at the age of 21, and culminating /5(38).

'Death in Venice' is regarded as one of his best works, forming an appropriate ending to this collection, but many of the other stories in this volume are also excellent, and if anything, even match the qualities of Venice/5().

'Death in Venice' is (rightly) regarded as one of his finest works, forming an appropriate ending to this collection, but many of the other stories in this volume are also excellent and everything here is worthy of any thoughtful reader's time/5(19).

Death in Venice is a seminal work and sets the tone for Mann's subtle revelations of repressed passions and the tabboo. Mann elegantly lays bare human souls, yet keeping the lid safely fastened to the pressured jar.

One of my favorites was Toni Kroger - a touching story of an artist's life, from young man to mature adult. /5(32). Death in Venice and Seven Other Stories by Thomas Mann and translated by H.T.

Lowe-Porter was published in The stories are: Death in Venice () Tonio Kröger () Mario and the Magician. The Paperback of the Death in Venice and Seven Other Stories by Thomas Mann at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more.

Due to COVID, orders may be : Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group. About Death in Venice and Other Stories. A haunting novella, Death in Venice tells the story of a man who falls into foolish love, only to reap his own ruin.

Gustav von Aschenbach, a dignified but lonely writer in the twilight of his life, is enjoying a Venetian vacation when he notices the taut, lean figure of a Polish boy. Download PDF Death In Venice And Other Stories book full free.

Death In Venice And Other Stories available for download and read online in other formats. Thomas Mann () won the Nobel Prize for literature in This is a collection of his shorter works. "Death in Venice", later filmed by Lucion Visconti starring Dirk Bogarde, was. The Diary of a Madman and Other Stories is a bizarre and colorful collection containing the finest short stories by the iconic Russian writer Nikolai Gogol.

From the witty and Kafkaesque "The Nose", where a civil servant wakes up one day to find his nose missing, to the moving and evocative "The Overcoat", about a reclusive man whose only ambition is to replace his old. Death in Venice: And Seven Other Stories by Thomas Mann and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Death in Venice: And Seven Other Stories Thomas Mann.

Eight complex stories illustrative of the author's belief that ''a story must tell itself,'' highlighted by the high art style of the famous title novella. You can write a book review and share your experiences.

Other readers will always be interested in your opinion of the books you've. Whilst visiting Venice in Thomas Mann's eye was drawn to a young sailor-suited boy of almost supernatural beauty, and was inspired to write Death in Venice.

This is a biography of that boy, who went on to lead a life as rich and as full of twists as any piece of fiction. ‎The celebrated author, Gustave Aschenbach, burdened by his successes, comes to Venice for a holiday and encounters a vision of eros -- a vision for which he pays with his life.

Death in Venice, Thomas Mann's intensely moving elegy for a man trapped between myth and modernity, was written at the peak. Find books like Death in Venice and Other Tales from the world’s largest community of readers.

Goodreads members who liked Death in Venice and Other Tale. This superb translation of Death in Venice and six other stories by Thomas Mann is a tour de force, deserving to be the definitive text for English-speaking seven stories represent Mann’s early writing career and a level of literary quality Mann himself despaired of ever again matching/5(11).

In Death in Venice, an elderly, famous, and wealthy writer named Aschenbach goes on vacation. He becomes fascinated with Tadzio, a young teenager who is staying with his family at Aschenbach's hotel.

As his obsession grows, and despite warnings that a plague is threatening Venice, Aschenbach remains at the hotel hoping to make a connection with. Get this from a library. Death in Venice, and seven other stories. [Thomas Mann; H T Lowe-Porter] -- Translates twentieth-century Nobel Prize-winning German writer Thomas Mann's novella "Death in Venice," as well seven of his short stories: "Tonio Kroger," "Mario and the Magician," "Disorder and.

The Vintage Classics Europeans series - with covers provided by textile design firm Wallace Sewell, these are must-have editions of European masterpieces, celebrating the warp and weft of a shared literary treasuryAging writer Gustave von Aschenbach is disappointed by Venice.

The skies are leaden, t. The novella Death in Venice was written by the German author Thomas Mann, and was first published in as Der Tod in Venedig. It was first published in English in as Death in Venice and Other Stories, translated by Kenneth Burke. Buy Death In Venice And Other Stories (Vintage Classics) by Mann, Thomas (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on /5(27). Get this from a library! Death in Venice and other stories. [Thomas Mann; David Luke] -- Gustav von Aschenbach is a successful but ageing writer who travels to Venice for a holiday. One day, at dinner, Aschenbach notices an exceptionally beautiful young boy who is staying with his family.Buy Death in Venice: And Other Stories by Thomas Mann online at Alibris.

We have new and used copies available, in 6 editions - starting at $ Shop now.This superb translation of Death in Venice and six other stories by Thomas Mann is a tour de force, deserving to be the definitive text for English-speaking readers.

These seven stories represent Mann’s early writing career and a level of literary quality Mann himself despaired of ever again matching.