Marc Krovetz

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  • Death in Venice and Other Tales

  • By: Thomas Mann
  • Narrated by: Paul Hecht
  • Length: 12 hrs and 54 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
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  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 83
  • Story
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Joachim Neugroschel’s brilliant new translation lets you enjoy the work of Nobel-Laureate Thomas Mann as never before. By using creative, contemporary language, Neugroschel reinterprets Mann for modern English-speaking readers. The author’s superb literary craftsmanship, his psychological insight, and the deeply erotic content of his work shine forth in this definitive English-language version of some of his most celebrated short works. This collection features the world masterpiece Death in Venice....

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Beautifully done

  • By Zaubermond on 02-05-13

I bought a copy of the book

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Reviewed: 10-19-18

A wonderful performance of some great literature that inspires. It must be well translated, because it flows and sounds lyrical. The imagery is poignant and tangible. I bought a copy of the book so I can revisit in print. Thanks!

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