The late, great work of Thomas Mann - a comic novel of deception and misplaced confidence - back in print for the first time in over twenty years
Thomas Mann's self-reflexive meditation on the power of representation and the tyranny of the writer's imagination
Following the success of the Vintage Classics Russians series, these are equally gorgeous editions of must-have European classics
This remarkable new translation of the Nobel Prize-winner's great masterpiece is a major literary event.
SALES POINTS: * Autobiography in the guise of fiction - rare insight into the mind of this Nobel Prize winning writer. * Classic fiction which sells steadily to students and to the general reader. * Has been core Penguin backlist for years - now reverting to Minerva. * An essential part of the Mann reissue programme - including truly gorgeous new covers.
One of twelve indispensable classic titles you'll want to treasure, at a price that allows you to collect them all. The perfect introduction to the depth and breadth of the superlative Vintage Classics list. A tale of genius in which Thomas Mann explores the artist's relation to life.
KEY POINTS: * Mann is a giant figure in 20th Century litrature and a Nobel Prize Winner. * Has been core Peguin backlist for years- now reverting to Minerva. * Brilliant new Mann packinging. * A superb new addition to the core Minerva 20th century classics.
An extraordinary collection of stories from the winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature - the title story, one of Mann's most political, explores the rise of facism by way of a mysterious magician in a small Italian village
Acclaimed translator John E. Woods has given us the definitive English version of Mann's masterpiece. A monumental work of erudition and irony, sexual tension and intellectual ferment, The Magic Mountain is an enduring classic.
Mann's semi-autobiographical and sweeping family epic. The book that won him the Nobel Prize for Literature
A masterpiece of German modernism and one of the greatest novels of the twentieth century