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MANN, Thomas

Stories Of Three Decades

New York: Knopf, 1936

8vo, pp. 567. Original black boards, lettered in gilt on spine and in blind to front board. Leading edge uncut. Top edge stained red. Light bumping to head of spine, but a near fine copy in a very good dustwrapper, a little faded at spine, a couple of closed tears, light wear to corners and spine ends. Original price ($3.50) cancelled and reprinted ($3.00) on front foldover flap.

First collected edition. Translated from the German by H. T. Lowe-Porter.
'Twenty-four stories, written from 1896 to 1929, ranging in length from 2,140 words in Disillusion to 33,407 words in Fiorenza. In all, 235,000 words -- 588 [sic] pages. All of Thomas Mann's work with the exception of his novels, essays and speeches.' (Dustwrapper blurb). The collection includes Death In Venice.



Keywords: Thomas MANN"

£125.00


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