Franklin

Death in Venice / by Thomas Mann. Translated from the German by Kenneth Burke.

Author/Creator:
Mann, Thomas, 1875-1955.
Standardized Title:
Tod in Venedig. English
Publication:
New York, Alfred A. Knopf : [Distributed by Random House], 1965 [c1924].
Format/Description:
Book
[6], 118, [4] pages illustrations 26 cm.
Subjects:
Middle-aged men -- Fiction.
Homosexuality -- Fiction.
Venice (Italy) -- Fiction.
Place of Publication:
United States New York (State) New York.
Notes:
"This is a Borzoi Book, published by Alfred A. Knopf, Inc."
"Borzoi Books Fifty Years"--Slipcase.
"This edition of 'Death in Venice,' newly designed in its entirety by George Salter, is issued as part of the fiftieth anniversary of the publication of the first Borzoi Book. It restores to print the much-admired translation of 'Der Tod in Venedig' by Kenneth Burke."--Slipcase.
"The Principal Works of Thomas Mann. American Editions in Translation published by Alfred A. Knopf, New York": pages 115-118.
"The text of this edition was set on the Monotype in a type face called Walbaum. One of the original group of modern faces, Walbaum is reminiscent of Didot, its French counterpart, which may actually have been its inspiration."--A Note on the Type.
"Typography, decorations, binding, and jacket design by George Salter."
Local notes:
Gotham Book Mart Collection copy has slipcase retained.
Potok Collection copy presented to the Penn Libraries by Adena Potok.
Potok Collection copy: dust jacket and slipcase retained.
Potok Collection copy has autograph of "Chaim Potok".
Penn Provenance:
Gotham Book Mart (former owner) (Gotham Book Mart Collection copy)
Potok, Adena (donor) (Potok Collection copy)
Potok, Chaim (autograph) (Potok Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
1965
1924
Contributor:
Burke, Kenneth, 1897-1993, tr.
Salter, George, 1897-1967.
Gotham Book Mart Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
The Library of Chaim Potok (University of Pennsylvania)
OCLC:
295403
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