By Theodor W. Adorno,Thomas Mann,Henri Lonitz
The resulting correspondence among the 2 males files a unprecedented come across of artistic stress among literary culture and aesthetic modernism which might be sustained correct up until eventually the novelists loss of life in 1955. within the letters, Thomas Mann brazenly stated his involved studying of Adornos Minima Moralia and commented intimately at the Essay on Wagner, which he used to be as desirous to learn because the one within the ebook of Revelation consumes a booklet which tastes as candy as honey. Adorno in flip provided targeted observations upon and often enthusiastic commendations of Manns later writings, reminiscent of The Holy Sinner, The Betrayed One and The Confessions of Felix Krull. Their correspondence additionally touches upon problems with nice own importance, particularly the delicate dialogue of the issues of strolling back from exile to postwar Germany.
The letters are widely annotated and supply the reader special notes about the writings, occasions and personalities referred or alluded to within the correspondence.
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