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The moon and sixpence

Author: W Somerset Maugham
Publisher: New York : Wildside Press, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : 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"--Page 4 of cover.
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Biographical fiction
Romans à clef
Fiction
Named Person: Paul Gauguin; Paul Gauguin
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: W Somerset Maugham
ISBN: 9781434401311 1434401316
OCLC Number: 235544929
Description: 179 pages ; 23 cm
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"--Page 4 of cover.

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