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The moon and sixpence

Author: W Somerset Maugham
Publisher: New York : Collier by special arrangement with Doubleday, Doran, ©1919.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Based on the life of the painter Paul Gauguin, this book relates the life of a Paris stockbroker who abandons his home, family, and business to live as an artist in Tahiti.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Named Person: Paul Gauguin
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: W Somerset Maugham
OCLC Number: 8319759
Description: 314 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: by W. Somerset Maugham.

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Based on the life of the painter Paul Gauguin, this book relates the life of a Paris stockbroker who abandons his home, family, and business to live as an artist in Tahiti.

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