The Real Tadzio : Thomas Mann's "Death in Venice" and the Boy Who Inspired it, Paperback

The Real Tadzio : Thomas Mann's "Death in Venice" and the Boy Who Inspired it Paperback

Part of the Short Lives S. series

Description

Whilst visiting Venice in 1911 Thomas Mann's eye was drawn to a young sailor-suited boy of almost supernatural beauty, and was inspired to write Death in Venice.

This is a biography of that boy, who went on to lead a life as rich and as full of twists as any piece of fiction.

Information

  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 104 pages, portraits
  • Publisher: Short Books Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Biography: general
  • ISBN: 9781904095071

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