Maugham, W. Somerset (William Somerset) 1874-1965
Most widely held works about W. Somerset Maugham
Most widely held works by W. Somerset Maugham
Of human bondage by W. Somerset Maugham ( Book )
601 editions published between 1900 and 2011 in 27 languages and held by 5,815 libraries worldwide
A young man struggling for self-realization, Philip Carey becomes caught in a destructive love affair with a waitress, in a novel about sexual obsession, self-discovery, and the complexities of human relationships.
The moon and sixpence by W. Somerset Maugham ( Book )
499 editions published between 1919 and 2011 in 34 languages and held by 4,854 libraries worldwide
Based on the life of the painter Paul Gauguin, this book relates the life of a Paris stockbroker who abandons his home, family, and business to live as an artist in Tahiti
The razor's edge by W. Somerset Maugham ( Book )
362 editions published between 1943 and 2011 in 24 languages and held by 4,261 libraries worldwide
Leaving wealth and loved ones behind, Larry Darrell journeys to the mountains of India in search of spiritual wisdom.
Cakes and ale by W. Somerset Maugham ( Book )
183 editions published between 1930 and 2011 in 17 languages and held by 2,494 libraries worldwide
Presents the satiric novel that many claim as their favorite among Maugham's works, about a man born of English peasants who gained fame only after he became old.
Then and now, a novel by W. Somerset Maugham ( Book )
87 editions published between 1946 and 2008 in 18 languages and held by 2,483 libraries worldwide
El gran novelista inglés Somerset Maugham usó como base para su picaresca novela "Entonces y ahora", una popular obra de teatro de Maquiavelo, el mismo filósofo de "El príncipe", llamada "La mandrágora" y quien creó dentro de las tradiciones de la Comedia del Arte una irónica farsa, en la que los viejos acaban derrotados por el amor joven.
The painted veil by W. Somerset Maugham ( Book )
273 editions published between 1925 and 2010 in 19 languages and held by 2,457 libraries worldwide
Kitty Fane is the beautiful but shallow wife of Walter, a bacteriologist stationed in Hong Kong. Unsatisfied by her marriage, she starts an affair with Charles Townsend, a man whom she finds charming, attractive and exciting. But when Walter discovers her deception, he exacts a strange but terrible vengeance: Kitty must accompany him to his new posting in remote mainland China, where a cholera epidemic rages.
Complete short stories of W. Somerset Maugham by W. Somerset Maugham ( Book )
90 editions published between 1923 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 2,357 libraries worldwide
The summing up by W. Somerset Maugham ( Book )
216 editions published between 1934 and 2008 in 11 languages and held by 2,289 libraries worldwide
This book represents Maugham's life and philosophy in his own words. It is autobiographical in nature, though most of the work is concerned with Maugham's unique and fascinating opinions on the theatre, writing, metaphysics and the interesting people he encountered in his long and successful career.
Catalina, a romance by W. Somerset Maugham ( Book )
153 editions published between 1947 and 2010 in 19 languages and held by 2,236 libraries worldwide
A story of Spain during the Inquisition in which the people were concerned with the miracle of how Catalina regained the full use of her leg.
Ashenden, or: The British agent by W. Somerset Maugham ( Book )
115 editions published between 1927 and 2010 in 9 languages and held by 2,014 libraries worldwide
Based on the author's experience in the Intelligence Department during the First World War. All stories feature Ashenden, a writer by profession, drawn into the events of war through the undercover intelligence.
Christmas holiday by W. Somerset Maugham ( Book )
114 editions published between 1938 and 2010 in 14 languages and held by 1,984 libraries worldwide
Charley Mason's trip to Paris is haunted by his meeting with Lydia, a wayward girl whose family was displaced by the Russian Revolution and who "pines for a man half a world away, a dope dealer and murderer whose sins Lydia seeks to absolve through her own self-destruction."--Cover.
Liza of Lambeth by W. Somerset Maugham ( Book )
136 editions published between 1895 and 2011 in 9 languages and held by 1,841 libraries worldwide
A writer's notebook by W. Somerset Maugham ( Book )
95 editions published between 1949 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 1,658 libraries worldwide
The narrow corner by W. Somerset Maugham ( Book )
175 editions published between 1932 and 2010 in 20 languages and held by 1,594 libraries worldwide
L'aventure d'un docteur en exil, d'un capitaine de navire à mauvaise réputation et d'un jeune homme fuyant la justice. Ils se retrouvent ensemble sur le même bateau, et trouvent pour seul refuge une île de l'archipel Malais. La vie de ces exilés va être bouleversée par la rencontre d'une étrange et exotique jeune fille d'origine anglaise...
Mr. Maugham himself by W. Somerset Maugham ( Book )
4 editions published between 1951 and 1954 in English and held by 1,541 libraries worldwide
Maugham's choice of Kipling's best by Rudyard Kipling ( Book )
5 editions published between 1953 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 1,500 libraries worldwide
Presents sixteen stories by British author Rudyard Kipling, many examining life in British-ruled India, as selected by noted English writer W. Somerset Maugham.
Up at the villa by W. Somerset Maugham ( Book )
109 editions published between 1940 and 2010 in 13 languages and held by 1,340 libraries worldwide
Over a handful of days in 1938, a penniless English widow, on vacation near Florence, considers the marriage proposal of an aging British aristocrat who is the newly-appointed governor of Bengal, accepts a pistol that he presses on her for safety, takes pity on an Austrian refugee, stands up to a Fascist police chief, and gets in harm's way with an American playboy. After a good deed results in tragedy, she must choose between dependability and love.
The trembling of a leaf by W. Somerset Maugham ( Book )
148 editions published between 1921 and 2011 in 14 languages and held by 1,330 libraries worldwide
Little stories of the South Sea islands. For contents and other editions, see Author Catalog.
The art of fiction : an introduction to ten novels and their authors by W. Somerset Maugham ( Book )
80 editions published between 1900 and 2008 in 9 languages and held by 1,210 libraries worldwide
Kritisk gennemgang af 10 romaner.
Collected short stories by W. Somerset Maugham ( Book )
183 editions published between 1951 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 934 libraries worldwide
Actresses Adultery Artists Authors Authors, English Authors' spouses Bibliography Biographers Biography Borgia, Cesare,--1476?-1507 British British--Foreign countries China Criticism, interpretation, etc. Drama England England--London English fiction English literature Europe--Papal States Feature films Fiction Fiction Film adaptations France France--Paris French Polynesia--Tahiti (Island) Gauguin, Paul,--1848-1903 History Italy Literature Machiavelli, Niccolò,--1469-1527 Manners and customs Man-woman relationships Married people Maugham, W. Somerset--1874-1965 Nobility Notebooks, sketchbooks, etc. Orphans Painters People with disabilities Physicians Short stories Spain Statesmen Travel Upper class World War (1914-1918) World War (1939-1945) Young men
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