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The moon and sixpence.

Author: W Somerset Maugham; Frederic Dorr Steele; Paul Gauguin
Publisher: New York, Heritage Press [©1941]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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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.
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: W Somerset Maugham; Frederic Dorr Steele; Paul Gauguin
OCLC Number: 888383
Notes: Illustrated lining-papers in colors.
Description: 282 pages illustrations (some color), portrait 25 cm
Responsibility: by W. Somerset Maugham. Illustrated by Frederic Dorr Steele and Paul Gauguin.

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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.

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