Celebrated novella of a middle-aged German writer's tormented passion for a Polish youth met on holiday in Venice, and its tragic consequences. Powerful evocation of the mysterious forces of death and disintegration in the midst of existence, and the isolation of the artist in 20th-century life. This edition provides an excellent new translation and extensive commentary on many facets of the story.
Reprint of "Der Tod in Venedis," Neue Rundschau, 1912.
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|Author/Editor||Thomas Mann, Stanley Appelbaum|
|Grade level||9 and Up (ages 14 and up)|
|Dimensions||5 3/16 x 8 1/4|