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Mann, Thomas 1875-1955

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Most widely held works by Thomas Mann
The magic mountain (Der Zauberberg) by Thomas Mann( Book )

1,795 editions published between 1904 and 2021 in 37 languages and held by 11,770 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sanitorium in the Swiss Alps reflects the societal ills of pre-twentieth-century Europe, and a young marine engineer rises from his life of anonymity to become a pivotal character in a story about how a human's environment affects self identity
Buddenbrooks. by Thomas Mann( Book )

823 editions published between 1900 and 2020 in 33 languages and held by 5,743 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This classic chronicles four generations of the Buddenbrook family from 1830 to about 1900. For two generations this Lubeck family retains its power and prosperity but succeeding generations see its decline into dreamy ineffectual characters
Death in Venice by Thomas Mann( Book )

784 editions published between 1900 and 2021 in 22 languages and held by 4,845 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story about a writer of world renown and his slow spiral to a degrading sensuality and eventual death
Joseph and his brothers by Thomas Mann( Book )

534 editions published between 1900 and 2021 in 25 languages and held by 4,631 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the biblical story of Joseph, whose brothers' jealousy leads to his enslavement in Egypt
The beloved returns = Lotte in Weimar by Thomas Mann( Book )

457 editions published between 1935 and 2021 in 15 languages and held by 4,060 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Psychology of a genius and the personal sacrifices made by all those who surround him
Doctor Faustus; the life of the German composer, Adrian Leverkühn by Thomas Mann( Book )

122 editions published between 1947 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 3,631 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A new translation of a 1948 novel by a German writer based on the Faust legend. The protagonist is Adrian Leverkuhn, a musical genius who trades his body and soul to the devil in exchange for 24 years of triumph as the world's greatest composer
Royal highness by Thomas Mann( Book )

569 editions published between 1900 and 2021 in 19 languages and held by 3,581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Royal Highness is the delightfully ironic tale of a small, decadent German duchy and its invigoration by the intellect and values of an independent-minded American woman. Peopled with a range of characters from aristocrat to artisan, Royal Highness provides a microcosmic view of Europe before the Great War
Buddenbrooks : Verfall einer Familie by Thomas Mann( Book )

584 editions published between 1901 and 2020 in 5 languages and held by 2,988 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrays the downfall of a wealthy mercantile family of Lübeck (a portrait of the German bourgeois society) over four generations throughout several decades of the 19th century. It was this novel which won Mann the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1929
Tonio Kröger by Thomas Mann( Book )

630 editions published between 1900 and 2021 in 26 languages and held by 2,618 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Une nouvelle parue en 1903
The Holy Sinner by Thomas Mann( Book )

51 editions published between 1951 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 2,112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retelling of a medieval legend "of the exceeding mercy of God and the birth of the Pope Gregory."
Joseph the provider by Thomas Mann( Book )

54 editions published between 1944 and 2021 in English and held by 1,996 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fictionalized life of Joseph, son of Jacob, from his imprisonment in Egypt, through his rise to power, to his death
Bekenntnisse des Hochstaplers Felix Krull; der Memoiren erster Teil by Thomas Mann( Book )

335 editions published between 1954 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,806 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A novel
Joseph in Egypt by Thomas Mann( Book )

45 editions published between 1936 and 2021 in 3 languages and held by 1,804 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joseph is brought into Egypt by the traders, and he is sold to Potiphar, and in this new environment, he establishes himself as a trusted, and, later, a high-ranking member of Potiphar's extensive household. The story of Joseph and Potiphar's wife is too well-known to be retold here, but Mann fills his account with the most precise and intricate psychological details: the tension comes not from "what happens next?"--Since we all know what happens next -- but in the painstaking depiction of the development of various characters' psychologies. Rarely, if ever, has sexual desire been presented in more convincing detail than in the depiction of the wife of Potiphar, proud and aloof, lusting after the mere slave Joseph. And in this volume, another theme begins, I think, to develop: it is that word that Potiphar's wife could barely bring herself to say, even after hundreds of pages of agonising over it -- "love". Not necessarily love in a sexual sense, of course -- although that's part of it -- but the love that humanity, despite everything, persists in feeling for one another. The chapter depicting the death of the overseer, Mont-kaw, who had become as another father to Joseph, is among the most moving things I have read in any novel. For all the various complexities and layers of irony, Mann could at times be almost disconcertingly direct. - Himadri Chatterjee
Confessions of Felix Krull, confidence man : the early years by Thomas Mann( Book )

36 editions published between 1955 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 1,792 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the enchanted career of the con man extraordinaire Felix Krull--a man unhampered by the moral precepts that govern the conduct of ordinary people.-- publisher's description
The castle by Franz Kafka( Book )

23 editions published between 1926 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,761 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Castle is the last novel by Franz Kafka. In it a protagonist known only as "K." arrives in a village and struggles to gain access to the mysterious authorities who govern it from a castle supposedly owned by Count Westwest. Kafka died before he could finish the work and the novel was posthumously published against his wishes. Dark and at times surreal, The Castle is often understood to be about alienation, unresponsive bureaucracy, the frustration of trying to conduct business with non-transparent, seemingly arbitrary controlling systems, and the futile pursuit of an unobtainable goal
Bekenntnisse des Hochstaplers Felix Krull by Thomas Mann( Book )

438 editions published between 1923 and 2020 in 30 languages and held by 1,656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A witty rogue reflects on his experiences in European society and offers his impressions of the existing social order
Doktor Faustus : das Leben des deutschen Tonsetzers Adrian Leverkühn, erzählt von einem Freunde by Thomas Mann( Book )

235 editions published between 1947 and 2020 in 4 languages and held by 1,601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a story that symbolizes Germany's fall into Nazism, a talented German musician, Adrian, sells his soul to the devil in exchange for recognition as the greatest living composer
Demian : the story of Emil Sinclair's youth by Hermann Hesse( Book )

21 editions published between 1925 and 2010 in English and Persian and held by 1,592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This first major novel by Nobel Prize-winning author Hermann Hesse incorporates a theme he returned to again and again in most of his works: the fundamental duality of existence. The youthful protagonist, Emil Sinclair, however, his older friend, Max Demian, manages to both clarify and complicate Sinclair's confusion about life's conflicting values. Recounted in engaging prose, rich in sympathy and imagination, this brilliant exploration of the polarities of human nature has retained its remarkable power as a poignant statement of the terrors and torments of adolescence
The black swan by Thomas Mann( Book )

37 editions published between 1954 and 1990 in English and German and held by 1,405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tragic story of neurotic love and its consequences
Essays of three decades by Thomas Mann( Book )

34 editions published between 1900 and 1976 in English and German and held by 1,371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of biographical and critical essays by Thomas Mann on celebrated authors, composers, and other persons, in English translations
 
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Confessions of Felix Krull, confidence man : the early years
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Buddenbrooks.Death in VeniceJoseph and his brothersThe beloved returns = Lotte in WeimarDoctor Faustus; the life of the German composer, Adrian LeverkühnRoyal highnessBuddenbrooks : Verfall einer FamilieTonio Kröger
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Thomas Mann Escritor alemany, premi Nobel de Literatura

Thomas Mann German novelist, and 1929 Nobel Prize laureate

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Thomas, Paul 1875-1955

Tomas Mann

Tomass Manns

Tomôsz Mann

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Tuo ma si Man 1875-1955

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Tuomasi-Man 1875-1955

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Манн Томас

Манн, Томас 1875-1955

Томас Ман

Томас Ман германски писател

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Томас Манн немецкий писатель, эссеист, лауреат Нобелевской премии

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יודל מארק 1875-1955

מאן טאמאס

מאן, טאמאס, 1875־1955

מאן, תומאס

מאן, תומאס 1875-1955

מאן, תומס 1875-1955

מן, טומס

מן, טומס 1875־1955

מן, תומאס 1875-1955

מן, תומס

מן, תומס 1875-1955

תומאס מאן

תומאס מאן סופר גרמני

توماس مان

توماس مان، 1875-1955

توماس مان أديب ألماني

توماس مان نویسندۀ آلمانی برندۀ جایزۀ ادبیات

تھامس مان

تھامس مین

تۆماس مان

مان، بول توماس، 1875-1955

مان، توماس

مان، توماس, 1875-1955

टोमास मान

थामस मान

थोमस म्यान

টমাস মান জার্মান উপন্যাসিক ও ১৯২৯ সালে সাহিত্যে নোবেল পুরষ্কারপ্রাপ্ত লেখক

টমাস মান জার্মান সাহিত্যিক (German writer), ১৯২৯ সালে সাহিত্যে নোবেল পুরষ্কারপ্রাপ্ত লেখক

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ਟਾਮਸ ਮਾਨ

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థామస్ మాన్

ಥಾಮಸ್ ಮ್ಯಾನ್

തോമസ് മാൻ

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მანი, თომას 1875-1955

만, T. 1875-1955

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만, 토마스 1875-1955

만, 토마스 W. 1875-1955

만, 토오마스 1875-1955

토마스 만

토마스 만 1875-1955

トーマス・マン

トーマス・マン 1875-1955

トーマス・マン ドイツの小説家

マン, トオマス

マン, トオマス 1875-1955

マン, トーマス

マン, トーマス 1875-1955

曼, 托瑪斯 1875-1955

曼, 托马斯 1875-1955

托马斯·曼

托马斯·曼 德国作家

湯瑪斯曼

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