Doctor Faustus: the life of the German composer, Adrian Leverkühn, as told by a friend

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Vintage Books, 1971 - Germany - 510 pages
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User Review  - John Pappas - Goodreads

What an edifice of a novel this is to scale! Mann's tale of a composer who sells his soul and relinquishes his humanity to become a musical genius bigger than Beethoven is an allegory for Germany's ... Read full review

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User Review  - Elena - Goodreads

This is not a beach book. The literature on Thomas Mann's "Doktor Faustus" is huge, and I'm glad I didn't try to master it all. I tackled the novel (actually re-reading it after 40 years) with an ... Read full review

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