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5.0 out of 5 stars This novel is surely the best work of the late Thomas mann
This is surely the finest work that Thomas mann has produced. From Felix's early life through his adult years Mann has the ability to convey exactly how Felix graduated from a fantasy world in his youth to re-enacting these fantasies in his adult world. I think everyone wishes they possessed some of the qualities of Felix Krull in their personalities!! It is a...
Published on 16 Jan. 2000

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2.0 out of 5 stars Not great
Fanciful meandering tale, too passive and whimsical for my liking but if you're a fan of Mann, maybe it will float your boat.
Published on 14 Jun. 2010 by Mr. F. I. Dudaniec


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9 of 9 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars This novel is surely the best work of the late Thomas mann, 16 Jan. 2000
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This is surely the finest work that Thomas mann has produced. From Felix's early life through his adult years Mann has the ability to convey exactly how Felix graduated from a fantasy world in his youth to re-enacting these fantasies in his adult world. I think everyone wishes they possessed some of the qualities of Felix Krull in their personalities!! It is a wonderfully written novel and hugely enjoyable
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5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars, 10 Feb. 2015
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This review is from: Confessions of Felix Krull, Confidence Man (Modern Classics) (Paperback)
Loved it. Excellent translation of a fantastic novel.
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1 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Mann's most readable book., 16 Nov. 2013
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This review is from: Confessions of Felix Krull, Confidence Man (Modern Classics) (Paperback)
He's written such a lot that is unreadable-this makes a change. Very interesting plot , well expressed. Would recommend enthusiastically.
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2.0 out of 5 stars Not great, 14 Jun. 2010
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Fanciful meandering tale, too passive and whimsical for my liking but if you're a fan of Mann, maybe it will float your boat.
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