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The moon and sixpence

Author: W Somerset Maugham
Publisher: Charleston, SC : Bibliobazaar, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Large print book : Fiction : English : Large print edView 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: Psychological fiction
Biographical fiction
Romans à clef
Fiction
Named Person: Paul Gauguin
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: W Somerset Maugham
ISBN: 1426468113 9781426468117
OCLC Number: 263038736
Description: 251 p. (large print) ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: William 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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