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Irony in the short storie of Thomas Mann and Schnitzler.

Elizabeth Barclay Burton

Irony in the short storie of Thomas Mann and Schnitzler.

by Elizabeth Barclay Burton

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Written in English


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Thesis (M.A.) -- University of Toronto, 1934.

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Pagination1 v.
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Open LibraryOL18050775M

The genius of Thomas Mann is seen in his ability to transform his pervasive irony into a thousand things. Irony in Mann is a composite metaphor for all of his ambivalence towards both self and society. Study his works with this text, including "Death in V. Great German Short Stories (Dover Thrift Editions) by Arthur Schnitzler, Heinrich von Kleist, Franz Kafka, Thomas Mann, Gerhart Hauptmann, Rainer Maria Rilke, E. T. A. Hoffmann, Clemens Brentano and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at

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Published on the eve of World War I, a decade after Buddenbrooks had established Thomas Mann as a literary celebrity, Death in Venice tells the story of Gustav von Aschenbach, a successful but aging writer who follows his wanderlust to Venice in search of spiritual fulfillment that instead leads to his erotic doom.   Twentieth-century authors such as Arthur Schnitzler, Thomas Mann, and Franz Kafka continued to deepen and strengthen the five of the finest German short stories -- each a well-known pinnacle of the author's art -- have been specially chosen for this dual-language edition/5(52).


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A Retrieved Reformation is a short story by American author O. Henry. The purpose of the story is about the positive affects of falling in love and how it can change a person's bad habits.

Asked. Selected Short Works by Klaus Mann makes available for the first time a number of pieces by the author of Mephisto and The Turning Point. Klaus Mann () was an early opponent of Nazism, an émigré to the United States who enlisted in the U.S.

Army to fight the German fascists, and the eldest son of Nobel laureate Thomas Mann. Thomas Mann book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. The genius of Thomas Mann is seen in his ability to transform his pervasive ir /5(4).

The irony is both verbal and situational: Verbal irony because the intention of the book given as a gift is different from what the aliens claimed it to be. Situational irony because the result of humans leaving in the space ship is different from what was expected by the humans.

Author Biography: Thomas Mann (), winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature inwrote essays as well as some of the great novels of the twentieth century, including Buddenbrooks, The Magic Mountain, Death in Venice, Joseph and His Brothers, and Doctor Faustus. By Heinrich von Kleist, E T A Hoffman, Arthur Schnitzler, Thomas Mann and Franz Kafka Translated and edited by Stanley Appelbaum New York: Dover Publications, Inc., ISBN # (paper) pages.

Comments by Bob Corbett September The full title of this work is FIVE GERMAN SHORT STORIES /FUNF DEUTSCHE MEISTER-ERZAHLUNGEN. Thomas Mann's masterful short novel "Death in Venice" () tells the story of a distinguished German writer, Gustav Aschenbach, who, at the age of 53 while on holiday in Venice, develops a passion for a year old boy named Tadzio/5().

Paul Thomas Mann (UK: / ˈ m æ n / MAN, US: / ˈ m ɑː n / MAHN; German: [ˈpaʊ̯l ˈtoːmas ˈman]; 6 June – 12 August ) was a German novelist, short story writer, social critic, philanthropist, essayist, and the Nobel Prize in Literature laureate.

His highly symbolic and ironic epic novels and novellas are noted for their insight into the psychology of the artist and the Children: Erika, Klaus, Golo, Monika, Elisabeth, Michael.

What are the Paradox and Irony in the short story The Father by Bjornson. We need you to answer this question. If you know the answer to this question, please register to join our limited beta.

He was a member of Mensa and wrote a book of puzzles for geniuses. One day at the age of 52 when he got home after his daily run, he had a heart attack and died. An autopsy revealed he had coronary arteries 95%, 85%, and 50% blocked.

Understanding Thomas Mann offers a comprehensive guide to the novels, short stories, novellas, and nonfiction of one of the most renowned and prolific German writers.

In addition to analyzing Mann's most famous works, including Buddenbrooks, Death in Venice, The Magic Mountain, and Doctor Faustus, Hannelore Mundt introduces readers to lesser-known works, among them Joseph and His Brothers Cited by: 5.

Thomas Mann With this dizzyingly rich novel of ideas, Thomas Mann rose to the front ranks of the great modern novelists, winning the Nobel Prize in Literature in The Magic Mountain takes place in an exclusive tuberculosis sanatorium in the Swiss Alps–a community devoted to sickness that serves as a fictional microcosm for Europe in the.

These stories represent the cream of the crop. They are powerful, humorous, intelligent, and occasionally shocking, especially "Little Herr Friedemann" by Thomas Mann. Goethe, Arthur Schnitzler, and Friedrich Schiller are among the other contributors to this book.5/5(1).

Arthur Schnitzler, Heinrich von Kleist, Franz Kafka, Thomas Mann, Gerhart Hauptmann, Rainer Maria Rilke, E. Hoffmann, Clemens Brentano Published by Dover Publications () ISBN X ISBN The book itself may not be of superior quality, but neither is it of inferior quality.

The covers are beautiful and the paper quality is not altogether fine [rather flimsy in fact], but once again, it's value for money. The stories featured in this collection are: "Death in Venice" - Thomas Mann [translated by Kenneth Burke]/5(3). In Thomas Mann's "Death in Venice".

Aschenbach is a proto-Humbert Humbert. Mann has created an intensely romantic vision of obsession, soaked in summer fog, smelling of ammonia and the stench of the canals. Gerhart Hauptmann's "Flagman Thiel" uses the naturalism of a Chekhov story dealing with routine and death, /5.

How does Roald Dahl use Irony and humor in short story Lamb to the Slaughtrer. Unanswered Questions. How did Patrick wymark get his lip scar. Is Matthew dennison male or female. Plays and Stories: Arthur Schnitzler (German Library) 1st Edition My short-story group loves Schnitzler.

Can't go wrong with this book. Read more. Helpful. Comment Report abuse. See all reviews from the United States. Top international reviews R. Wood/5(4). Great German Short Novels And Stories book. Read 6 reviews from the world's largest community for readers/5(6).

What is a summary of Totem by Thomas Jeremy King. there is a totem pole in a museum representing the aboriginals, and the Canadian government is trying to move the totem pole like they tried to do. In Thomas Mann's short story, "The Infant Prodigy," the author describes the events of an hour-long recital by a young Greek boy named Bibi Saccellaphylaccas.

At the end of the recital, as people.Compra Mario and The Magician: & other stories. SPEDIZIONE GRATUITA su ordini idonei : Mario and The Magician: & other stories - Mann, Thomas - Libri in altre lingue5/5(2).Twentieth-century authors such as Arthur Schnitzler, Thomas Mann, and Franz Kafka continued to deepen and strengthen the tradition.

Now five of the finest German short stories — each a well-known pinnacle of the author's art — have been specially chosen for this dual-language edition.