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The moon and sixpence

Author: W Somerset Maugham
Publisher: [Doylestown, Pa.] : Wildside Press, 2007.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Moon and Sixpence, originally published in 1919, is based on the life of the artist Paul Gauguin. The story is told in episodic form by the first-person narrator as a series of glimpses into the life of the central character, Charles Strickland, a middle-aged English stockbroker who abandons his wife and children to pursue painting.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
Historical fiction
Named Person: Paul Gauguin; Paul Gauguin
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: W Somerset Maugham
OCLC Number: 180967659
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Details: Requires Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 668 KB).
Responsibility: W. Somerset Maugham.

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The Moon and Sixpence, originally published in 1919, is based on the life of the artist Paul Gauguin. The story is told in episodic form by the first-person narrator as a series of glimpses into the life of the central character, Charles Strickland, a middle-aged English stockbroker who abandons his wife and children to pursue painting.

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