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The holy sinner

Author: Thomas Mann
Publisher: Berkeley : University of California Press, 1992.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : State or province government publication : English : 1st California edView all editions and formats
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Mann's humorous life of Pope Gregory provides an ironic take on medieval beliefs, and examines the relationship between religion and magic. The story, published in 1951, can also be read as a critique of the condition of Europe after WorldWar II.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Named Person: Gregory, Pope; Gregory, Pope
Material Type: Fiction, Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Mann
ISBN: 0520076729 9780520076723 0520076710 9780520076716
OCLC Number: 24009919
Notes: Translation of: Die Erwählte.
Description: xxi, 336 pages ; 20 cm
Other Titles: Erwählte.
Responsibility: Thomas Mann ; translated from the German by H.T. Lowe-Porter ; introduction by Russell Berman.
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Mann's humorous life of Pope Gregory provides an ironic take on medieval beliefs, and examines the relationship between religion and magic. The story, published in 1951, can also be read as a critique of the condition of Europe after WorldWar II.

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