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The Magic Mountain

The Magic Mountain

by Thomas Mann

Publisher: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
ISBN: 9781400044214
Pages: 904
Format: pdf, ePub, mobi, fb2
File size: 23 Mb
Date posting: 2020-09-27
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(Book Jacket Status: Jacketed) With this dizzyingly rich novel of ideas, Thomas Mann rose to the front ranks of the great modern novelists, winning the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1929. The Magic Mountain takes place in an exclusive tuberculosis sanatorium in the Swiss Alps–a community devoted to sickness that serves as a fictional microcosm for Europe in the days before the First World War. To this hermetic and otherworldly realm comes Hans Castorp, an “ordinary young man” who arrives for a short visit and ends up staying for seven years, during which he succumbs both to the lure of eros and to the intoxication of ideas. Acclaimed translator John E. ...