Tobias Mindernickel

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"Tobias Mindernickel"
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Thomas Mann in 1900, two years after the publication of "Tobias Mindernickel"
Author Thomas Mann
Genre(s) Short story
Published in Neue Deutsche Rundschau
Publication dateJanuary 1898

"Tobias Mindernickel" is an early short story by Thomas Mann. Written in 1897, while Mann was living in Rome with his elder brother Heinrich it was first published in January 1898 in the German literary magazine Neue Deutsche Rundschau . It has subsequently appeared in several anthologies of Mann's short stories and novellas.


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