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The moon and sixpence

Author: W Somerset Maugham
Publisher: [S.I.] : Duke Classics, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Moon and Sixpence is a fictional novel heavily influenced by the life of French painter Paul Gauguin. The novel is told first-person, dipping episodically into the mind of the artist. Charles Strickland is an English stock broker, who leaves everything behind him in his middle age to live in defiant squalor in Paris as an artist. His genius is eventually recognized by a Dutch painter.
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Electronic books
Fiction
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: W Somerset Maugham
ISBN: 9781620111345 1620111349
OCLC Number: 795577708
Notes: "First published in 1919"--T.p. verso.
Description: 1 online resource.
Responsibility: W. Somerset Maugham.

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The Moon and Sixpence is a fictional novel heavily influenced by the life of French painter Paul Gauguin. The novel is told first-person, dipping episodically into the mind of the artist. Charles Strickland is an English stock broker, who leaves everything behind him in his middle age to live in defiant squalor in Paris as an artist. His genius is eventually recognized by a Dutch painter.

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