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Collected short stories. Volume 1

Author: W Somerset Maugham
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Penguin, 1977.
Series: Penguin twentieth-century classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents thirty Maugham works of short fiction including the short tragedy "Rain" as well as "The Lion's Skin" and "A Man From Glasgow."
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Genre/Form: Short stories
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: W Somerset Maugham
ISBN: 0140185895 9780140185898
OCLC Number: 44450401
Description: 440 pages ; 20 cm.
Contents: Rain --
The fall of Edward Barnard --
Honolulu --
The luncheon --
The ant and the grasshopper --
Home --
The pool --
Mackintosh --
Appearance and reality --
The three fat women of Antibes --
The facts of life --
Gigolo and Gigolette --
The happy couple --
The voice of the turtle --
The lion's skin --
The unconquered --
The escape --
The judgement seat --
Mr. Know-all --
The happy man --
The romantic young lady --
The point of honour --
The poet --
The mother --
A man from Glasgow --
Before the party --
Louise --
The promise --
A string of beads --
The yellow streak.
Series Title: Penguin twentieth-century classics.
Responsibility: W. Somerset Maugham.

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Presents thirty Maugham works of short fiction including the short tragedy "Rain" as well as "The Lion's Skin" and "A Man From Glasgow."

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