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The Magician

Author: Colm Toibin.

The Magician

Author: Colm Toibin.

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Item #: D40095
Format: Paperback
Pages: 500
Publication Date: 2022
Publisher: Scribner
ISBN: 9781476785097
Much as he reimagined Henry James in The Master, Colm Tóibín presents here a fictionalized portrait of Thomas Mann. Growing up in a provincial German city at the turn of the 20th century, young Thomas must hide his conflict over his sexual identity. Marrying into a cultured Jewish family, he fathers six children, even as he pens Death in Venice... More
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Much as he reimagined Henry James in The Master, Colm Tóibín presents here a fictionalized portrait of Thomas Mann. Growing up in a provincial German city at the turn of the 20th century, young Thomas must hide his conflict over his sexual identity. Marrying into a cultured Jewish family, he fathers six children, even as he pens Death in Venice, the tale of a middle-aged man obsessed with an adolescent boy. As Hitler consolidates power, however, Mann—by then, one of the world's most respected authors—will step into the unfamiliar role of exile.


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