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Letters

Thomas Mann

Published December 14th 1970
ISBN : 9780436272462
Hardcover
290 pages
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This selection of Thomas Manns letters spans sixty-six years, from the first, written in 1889 by a precocious fourteen-year-old, to the last, composed on his deathbed in 1955 by the eighty-year-old Nobel Laureate and world figure. Covering two worldMoreThis selection of Thomas Manns letters spans sixty-six years, from the first, written in 1889 by a precocious fourteen-year-old, to the last, composed on his deathbed in 1955 by the eighty-year-old Nobel Laureate and world figure. Covering two world wars and exile in America and Europe, these letters offer the reader insight into the concerns and values of one of the great writers of our time. Here Mann reveals himself to his family as well as to such celebrated contemporaries as Gide, Freud, Zweig, Brecht, Einstein, Hesse, Schoenberg, and Adorno.