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Doctor Faustus; the life of the German composer, Adrian Leverkühn,

Author: Thomas Mann; H T Lowe-Porter
Publisher: New York, A.A. Knopf, 1948.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : [1st American ed.]View all editions and formats
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A new translation of a 1948 novel by a German writer based on the Faust legend. The protagonist is Adrian Leverkuhn, a musical genius who trades his body and soul to the devil in exchange for 24 years of triumph as the world's greatest composer.
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Genre/Form: Political fiction
Allegories
Historical fiction
Fiction
History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Mann, Thomas, 1875-1955.
Doctor Faustus.
New York, A.A. Knopf, 1948
(OCoLC)609504972
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Mann; H T Lowe-Porter
OCLC Number: 295407
Description: vi, 510 pages 22 cm
Other Titles: Doktor Faustus.
Responsibility: as told by a friend. Tr. from the German by H.T. Lowe-Porter.

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A new translation of a 1948 novel by a German writer based on the Faust legend. The protagonist is Adrian Leverkuhn, a musical genius who trades his body and soul to the devil in exchange for 24 years of triumph as the world's greatest composer.

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