Reviews

  • "A deep and highly complex drama of the psyche"

    Financial Times
  • "Mann's obsessive story explores the complex, haunted relationship between an ageing writer and a beautiful Polish boy"

    Express
  • "This complex fin-de-siecle masterpiece...seems eerily to pre-echo the destructive decadence that would shortly shatter European civilisation itself -"

    The Times
  • "A story of obsession and spiritual malaise"

    Observer

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