Magic Mountain, The

Magic Mountain, The

sanatorium as escape from “insane world.” [Ger. Lit.: The Magic Mountain, Magill I, 545–547]
See: Irony

Magic Mountain, The

suspended in time, which exists in flat world below. [Ger. Lit.: The Magic Mountain, Magill I, 545–547]
Allusions—Cultural, Literary, Biblical, and Historical: A Thematic Dictionary. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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