Death in Venice

Author: Thomas Mann
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486110648
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Celebrated novella of a middle-aged German writer's tormented passion for a Polish youth met on holiday in Venice, and its tragic consequences. New translation with extensive commentary.

Death in Venice

Author: Thomas Mann
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 0307772926
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Eight complex stories illustrative of the author's belief that "a story must tell itself," highlighted by the high art style of the famous title novella. From the Trade Paperback edition.

Death in Venice

Author: Will Aitken
Publisher: arsenal pulp press
ISBN: 1551524198
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A Queer Film Classic on Luchino Visconti's lyrical and controversial 1971 film based on Thomas Mann's novel about a middle-aged man (played by Dirk Bogarde) vacationing in Venice who becomes obsessed with a youth staying at the same hotel as a wave of cholera descends upon the city. The book analyzes its cultural impact and provides a vivid portrait of the director, an ardent Communist and grand provocateur. Will Aitken's novels include Realia and Terre Haute. Arsenal's Queer Film Classics series cover some of the most important and influential films about and by LGBTQ people.

Death in Venice and Other Tales

Author: Thomas Mann
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9780670874248
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Presents a new translation of the twentieth century's greatest novellas, the story of a German writer's affair with a Polish boy, along with eleven other stories.

Great German Short Stories

Author: Evan Bates
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486112799
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Translations of eight masterpieces by writers who defined the modern German short story. Includes works by Schnitzler, Kleist, Kafka, Mann, Hauptmann, Rilke, Hoffmann, and Brentano.

Venice is a Fish A Cultural Guide

Author: Tiziano Scarpa
Publisher: Profile Books
ISBN: 1847651720
Format: PDF, ePub
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Built on an inverted forest, paved with a tortoiseshell of boulders, Venice is a maze of tiny alleys, bridges and squares. Tiziano Scarpa wanders through the city, recounting the customs and secrets that only Venetians know. With everything from practical advice for aspiring Venetian lovers to hints at where to find the best bacaro, Scarpa waves the tourist in the right direction and, without naming a single restaurant, hotel or bar, relates the secret language needed to experience the real Venice. So ignore the street signs - why fight the labyrinth? Venice, the fish, is ready to swallow you whole.

The Merchant of Venice Thrift Study Edition

Author: William Shakespeare
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486112829
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Includes the unabridged text of Shakespeare's classic play plus a complete study guide that features scene-by-scene summaries, explanations and discussions of the plot, question-and-answer sections, author biography, historical background, and more.

Joseph and His Brothers

Author: Thomas Mann
Publisher: Everymans Library
ISBN: 1400040019
Format: PDF, Kindle
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A new translation of the complete text of the tetralogy on the life of the biblical hero of Joseph includes The Stories of Jacob, Young Joseph, Joseph in Egypt, and Joseph the Provider and follows Joseph from his early life and fall into slavery to his rise to power in Egypt.