Doctor Faustus (Thomas Mann)


  1. ^ The scene is strongly reminiscent of Ivan Karamazov's breakdown in Dostoevsky's novel The Brothers Karamazov.
  2. ^ The use of 'Du' (for 'You') signified an intimate friendship.
  3. ^ In reality Thomas Mann lived at Palestrina in around 1930 with his brother Heinrich.
  4. ^ 'Figurae' in Latin possibly in the sense of 'vehicles of allusion'; or, of 'Spirits'; or, of 'Depictions' or 'Types'.
  5. ^ Mann, Thomas. Die Entstehung des Doktor Faustus, Roman eines Romanes (S. Fischer Verlag, Frankfurt am Main 1949): as The Story of a Novel: The Genesis of Doctor Faustus, translated by Richard Winston and Clara Winston (Alfred Knopf, New York 1961).
  6. ^ T. Mann, Doctor Faustus, First England Edition (Secker and Warburg, London 1949), Translator's note, p. vi.
  7. ^ rendering '... die Fortentwickelung der Kunst an die Duplicität des Apollonischen und des Dionysischen gebunden ist': Nietzsche, Friedrich. Die Geburt der Tragödie aus dem Geiste der Musik (1871), in Nietzsche's Werke. Taschen-Ausgabe Band I (C.G. Naumann Verlag, Leipzig 1906), p. 51.
  8. ^ Compare the roles of Settembrini and Naphta in Mann's novel The Magic Mountain.
  9. ^ A. Schoenberg, Harmonielehre (first published 1911). 3rd edition (Vienna: Universal Edition 1922). Translation by Roy E. Carter, based on the third edn., as Theory of Harmony (Berkeley, Los Angeles: University of California Press, 1978). ISBN 0-520-04945-4.
  10. ^ Claire Taylor-Jay, The Artist-Operas of Pfitzner, Krenek, and Hindemith: Politics and the Ideology of the Artist, Aldershot: Ashgate, 2004.
  11. ^ D. Fischer-Dieskau, 'Reflections on "Palestrina"', in Insert to Hans Piftzner, Palestrina, Raphael Kubelik (Polydor International, 1973).
  12. ^ H. Wölfflin, Principles of Art History 1915: Ch. 1, 'Architecture.

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