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The painted veil

Author: W Somerset Maugham
Publisher: New York : Vintage International, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First Vintage International editionView all editions and formats
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"The story of the beautiful but love-starved Kitty Fane. When her husband discovers her adulterous affair, he forces her to accompany him to the heart of a cholera epidemic. Stripped of the British society of her youth and the small but effective society she fought so hard to attain in Hong Kong, she is compelled by her awakening conscience to reassess her life and learn how to love"--Page 4 of cover.
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Domestic fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: W Somerset Maugham
ISBN: 1400034213 9781400034215 0307277771 9780307277770
OCLC Number: 53306638
Notes: "Originally published in hardcover in the United States by G.H. Doran, New York, in 1925"--Title page verso.
Description: 246 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: W. Somerset Maugham.
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"The story of the beautiful but love-starved Kitty Fane. When her husband discovers her adulterous affair, he forces her to accompany him to the heart of a cholera epidemic. Stripped of the British society of her youth and the small but effective society she fought so hard to attain in Hong Kong, she is compelled by her awakening conscience to reassess her life and learn how to love"--Page 4 of cover.

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