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The moon and sixpence

Author: W Somerset Maugham; Steven Crossley
Publisher: [Old Saybrook, Conn.] : Tantor Audio, ©2010.
Series: Tantor unabridged classics.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Fiction : English : Library edView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
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"Inspired by the life of artist Paul Gauguin, The Moon and Sixpence is the complex story of Charles Strickland, a respectable London stockbroker who decides in middle age to abandon his wife and children and devote himself to his true passion: art. Strickland's destructive desire for self-expression takes him first to Paris to learn the craft of painting, and finally to Tahiti in the South Pacific"--Container.
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Fiction
Named Person: Paul Gauguin; Paul Gauguin
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: W Somerset Maugham; Steven Crossley
ISBN: 9781400117581 1400117585 9781400147588 1400147581
OCLC Number: 646343991
Notes: Unabridged.
Compact discs.
Duration: 8:30:00.
Includes companion eBook: Automatic start-up with full instructions; Easy keyword navigation and search; PDF format, printable, eReader friendly; Includes searchable table of contents.
Performer(s): Read by Steven Crossley.
Description: 7 audio discs (8 hr., 30 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Title: Tantor unabridged classics.
Responsibility: W. Somerset Maugham.

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"Inspired by the life of artist Paul Gauguin, The Moon and Sixpence is the complex story of Charles Strickland, a respectable London stockbroker who decides in middle age to abandon his wife and children and devote himself to his true passion: art. Strickland's destructive desire for self-expression takes him first to Paris to learn the craft of painting, and finally to Tahiti in the South Pacific"--Container.

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