In this dizzyingly rich novel of ideas, Mann uses a sanatorium in the Swiss Alps--a community devoted exclusively to sickness--as a microcosm for ...Show synopsisIn this dizzyingly rich novel of ideas, Mann uses a sanatorium in the Swiss Alps--a community devoted exclusively to sickness--as a microcosm for Europe, which in the years before 1914 was already exhibiting the first symptoms of its own terminal irrationality. "The Magic Mountain" is a monumental work of erudition and irony, sexual tension and intellectual ferment, a book that pulses with life in the midst of death.Hide synopsis
Description:Very Good. The book has been read, but is in excellent condition...Very Good. The book has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Sewn binding. Cloth over boards. 854 p.
Description:Good. Ships from UK in 48 hours or less (usually same day)....Good. Ships from UK in 48 hours or less (usually same day). Your purchase helps support the African Children's Educational Trust (A-CET). Ex-library, so some stamps and wear, but in good overall condition. 100% money back guarantee. We are a world class secondhand bookstore based in Hertfordshire, United Kingdom and specialize in high quality textbooks across an enormous variety of subjects. We aim to provide a vast range of textbooks, rare and collectible books at a great price. Through our work with A-CET we have helped give hundreds of young people in Africa the vital chance to get an education. We provide a 100% money back guarantee and are dedicated to providing our customers with the highest standards of service in the bookselling industry.
Description:Good. Ships from the UK. Former Library book. Shows some signs...Good. Ships from the UK. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Your purchase also supports literacy charities.
Description:Fine in Fine jacket. Translated from German into English by H.T...Fine in Fine jacket. Translated from German into English by H.T. Lowe-Porter that was first published in German in 1924. Thomas Mann's masterpiece about Hans Castorp, a man who spent several years in an Alpine sanatorium for TB patients before becimng a soldier in the First World War. Dark brown leather with gilt lettering, decorated end leaves, gold gilt to all page edges.
Description:An EX LIBRARY copy in VERY GOOD condition. May have some library...An EX LIBRARY copy in VERY GOOD condition. May have some library identification marks/stamps. This book is in VERY GOOD overall condition, with only minor signs of previous ownership.
Description:Good. The Magic Mountain (Everyman's Library Contemporary...Good. The Magic Mountain (Everyman's Library Contemporary Classics) This book is in Good condition. Buy with confidence. We ship from multiple location.
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