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

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

Part of the Short Lives S. series

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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.

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

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