1300 36 33 32
The world-famous masterpiece by Nobel laureate Thomas Mann-here in a new translation by Michael Henry Heim
Published on the eve of World War I, a decade after Buddenbrooks had established Thomas Mann as a literary celebrity, Death in Venice tells the story of Gustave von Aschenbach, a successful but aging writer who follows his wanderlust to Venice in search of spiritual fulfillment that instead leads to his erotic doom.
In the decaying city, besieged by an unnamed epidemic, he becomes obsessed with an exquisite Polish boy, Tadzio. “It is a story of the voluptuousness of doom," Mann wrote. “But the problem I had especially in mind was that of the artist's dignity."
Buy Death In Venice by Thomas Mann from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9780060576172
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Death In Venice book by Thomas Mann and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)
© 2003-2021. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687