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The Moon and Sixpence.

Author: W Somerset Maugham
Publisher: Auckland : Floating Press, 1919.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Moon and Sixpence is a 1919 novel by William Somerset Maugham based on the life of the painter Paul Gauguin. The story is told in episodic form by the first-person narrator as a series of glimpses into the mind and soul of the central character, Charles Strickland, a middle aged English stock broker who abandons his wife and children abruptly in order to pursue his desire to become an artist. Strickland first  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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
ISBN: 9781775415169 1775415163
OCLC Number: 437139271
Description: 1 online resource (420 pages)
Contents: Chapter XlivChapter Xlv; Chapter Xlvi; Chapter Xlvii; Chapter Xlviii; Chapter Xlix; Chapter L; Chapter Lii; Chapter Liii; Chapter Liv; Chapter Lv; Chapter Lvi; Chapter Lvii; Chapter Lviii; Endnotes.

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The Moon and Sixpence is a 1919 novel by William Somerset Maugham based on the life of the painter Paul Gauguin. The story is told in episodic form by the first-person narrator as a series of glimpses into the mind and soul of the central character, Charles Strickland, a middle aged English stock broker who abandons his wife and children abruptly in order to pursue his desire to become an artist. Strickland first goes to Paris and lives a destitute but defiantly content life there as an artist, lodging in run-down hotels and falling prey to both illness and hunger ...

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