Origin of Svengali
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But one look at the film is enough to dispel all notions of Svengali.The Legend With The Look: Remembering Lauren Bacall|Teo Bugbee|August 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Well, he was no Svengali, no alchemist and, obviously, they would have happened without him.What It Was Like to Watch the Beatles Become the Beatles—Nik Cohn Remembers|Nik Cohn|February 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Like One Direction, The Shirelles were groomed by an industry Svengali.
Just after Presley's death on August 16, 1977, his Svengali-like manager, Col. Tom Parker, was asked for a comment.
Clarke was terrible when he said it—he is a regular Svengali, I believe, and the mother is completely dominated by him.The Tyranny of the Dark|Hamlin Garland
Frohman was curiously fascinated by "Bengali," as he insisted upon calling Svengali.Charles Frohman: Manager and Man|Isaac Frederick Marcosson and Daniel Frohman
That the story of Svengali and of Trilby's voice is a good story only a duffer would deny.Adventures in Criticism|Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
"It is called the 'Rosemonde' of Schubert, matemoiselle," replied Svengali.
Nobody knew exactly how Svengali lived, and very few knew where (or why).