Book #34159

A Sketch of My Life - 1st UK Edition/1st Printing

Thomas Mann
A Sketch of My Life - 1st UK Edition/1st Printing. Thomas Mann.

Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: 1st UK Edition; First Printing
Size: 8vo ; [4], 5-87, [1] pages
Publisher: London: Secker & Warburg, 1961.

A lovely first British edition/first printing in Fine condition in alike dust-jacket.

The Nobel Prize winner's tale of a young solitary's rise to world fame. Translated from the original German 1930 publication "Lebensabriss" by H. T. Lowe-Porter. Subsequently published in English in 1930 in a limited edition by Harrison of Paris.

Price: $110.00

Author Bio

Thomas Mann

German author Thomas Mann (June 6, 1875- August 12, 1955) gained international recognition as a writer of novels, short stories, and essays. In 1929 Mann won the Nobel Prize in Literature. His works are noted for their insight into the psyche of the artist and intellectual. Mann’s most recognized works include Holy Sinner and Magic Mountain.