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The novella is fine if you like Mann. The translation is the problem: the editors have kept German syntax, which often makes sentences more convoluted than necessary, and there are... Read morePublished 17 days ago by Patricia V
This book has become a classic for many reasons. The writing is beautiful. Thomas Mann's characters are complicated. Read morePublished 23 days ago by Judith R.Schneider
This book, on Kindle, misrepresents all the special characters. All of the apostrophes, for example, appear as the letter f (so mother's would be spelled motherfs). Read morePublished 2 months ago by DLF
I watched the Visconti film and wanted to see what the author actually wrote. The movie is a masterpiece as is the book.Published 3 months ago by fred6301
Mann achieves a description of character so intimate as to be uncomfortable. His mastery of the subtleties of our humanness confront us as a mirror and in the moments of realized... Read morePublished 3 months ago by Mark Gordon Smith-Author
I just finished reading my first novel by the German author Thomas Mann, Death in Venice. I found it to be a very good but somewhat strange work and an example of literary fiction... Read morePublished 4 months ago by Stephen M. King