Mann – Mendelssohn, Peter de. Der Zauberer. Drei Briefe über Thomas Mann’s “Doktor Faustus” an einen Freund in der Schweiz. 1st-5th thousands. Berlin + Munich, Heinz Ullstein – Helmut Kindler, (1948). 48 pp. Orig. covers.
Jonas 2795. – FIRST SEPARATE EDITION . Before, strongly abridged, in the weekly “sie” January 1948. Also published in Mendelssohn’s “Überlegungen”, Hamburg, Krüger, 1948, pp. 109-162. – Dedicated to Edwin Redslob. – Front cover tear repaired. Especially in the marginal parts brownish.
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