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Doctor Faustus

Author: Thomas Mann; John E Woods
Publisher: New York : A.A. Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView 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
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Mann; John E Woods
ISBN: 0375400540 9780375400544
OCLC Number: 36520927
Description: 534 pages ; 24 cm
Other Titles: Doktor Faustus.
Responsibility: Thomas Mann ; translated from the German by John E. Woods.
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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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