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Vom zukünftigen Sieg der Demokratie Sonderheft der Zeitschrift ‘Mass und Wert‘ Dritte Auflage

By: Mann, Thomas

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Zürich [& New York], Verlag Oprech: 1938

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 41929

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


Publisher's stiff plain white wrappers, with dust jacket -- printed in white and black on a pale green background. Clean and unmarked, with some rubbing along the edges of the dust jacket, which has modest wear and tear at the spine ends. The text on the dust jacket adds "New York" to the imprint of Verlag Oprecht / Zürich -- (not repeated on the title page). Indeed, this speech had its origin and target audience in the United States. The verso of the title page contains the statement: " Leicht erweiterte Form eines Vortrags, der im Frühjahr 1938 in 15 Städten der USA gehalt... View more info

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The Magic Mountain

By: Mann, Thomas

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York, Heritage Press: 1962

Seller ID: 42327

Condition: Near Fine


343;366 pages; Clean and tight in original blue cloth and marbled boards in original slipcase. Two Volumes in One. Translated from the German by H.T. Lowe-Porter with an Introductory essay by the Author, Illustrated with wonderful wood engravings by Felix Hoffmann. In this dizzyingly rich novel of ideas, Mann uses a sanatorium in the Swiss Alps--a community devoted exclusively to sickness--as a microcosm for Europe, which in the years before 1914 was already exhibiting the first symptoms of its own terminal irrationality. The Magic Mountain is a monumental work of erudition and irony, sexu... View more info