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Buddenbrooks by Thomas Mann

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Published by Knopf in New York .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

StatementThomas Mann ; translated from the German by H. T. Lowe-Porter.
ContributionsLowe-Porter, H. T. 1876-1963, tr.
The Physical Object
Pagination604 p. ;
Number of Pages604
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22477449M

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This book covers so many things including class and materialism but it does so in a way that still shows you that the Buddenbrooks could be any family. The decline that this family is shown to have is one that happens gradually and though luck and bad choices; it is a . 86 rows · Open Library is an initiative of the Internet Archive, a (c)(3) non-profit, building a digital . Buddenbrooks is the first novel published by German author and philosopher Thomas Mann. The book was published in to great acclaim. Buddenbrooks is regarded as Mann’s greatest work and was cited as the primary reason for Mann being awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in The novel details the lives of the bourgeois German family. Feb 12,  · There are literally hundreds of pages devoted to this book and this author all over the internet; so I am not going into great detail on the storyline itself, except to say that Mann literally becomes each character in a book that covers four generations of a Northern German family: the Buddenbrooks. In , as the book opens;Johann 4/4(24).

Free download or read online Buddenbrooks: The Decline of a Family pdf (ePUB) book. The first edition of the novel was published in , and was written by Thomas Mann. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Hardcover format. The main characters of this classics, fiction story are Antonie Buddenbrook, Johann Buddenbrook. The /5. Buddenbrooks regularly produces high quality catalogs including new acquisitions, themes, and seasonal offerings. We're proud to offer our catalogs online. If you prefer, we've also included PDF versions of all of our offerings. If you'd prefer to recieve a physical catalog, please contact us. Jan 01,  · Buy a cheap copy of Buddenbrooks: Verfall einer Familie book by Thomas Mann. A Major Literary Event: a brilliant new translation of Thomas Mann's first great novel, one of the two for which he was awarded the Nobel Prize in literature in Free shipping over $Cited by: A Major Literary Event: a brilliant new translation of Thomas Mann's first great novel, one of the two for which he was awarded the Nobel Prize in literature in Buddenbrooks, first published in Germany in , when Mann was only twenty-five, has become a classic of modem literature -- the story of four generations of a wealthy bourgeois family in northern Germany.4/5(25).