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The razor's edge

Author: W Somerset Maugham
Publisher: London : Vintage : [distributor] TBS The Book Service Ltd, 2008.
Series: Vintage classics
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : New edView all editions and formats
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Larry Darrell is a young American in search of the absolute. The progress of this spiritual odyssey involves him with - his fiancee Isabel, whose choice between love and wealth have lifelong repercussions, and Elliot Templeton, her uncle, a classic expatriate American snob.
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Genre/Form: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: W Somerset Maugham
ISBN: 9780099284864 0099284863
OCLC Number: 851781628
Language Note: English.
Notes: Publisher63s recommended alternative: 9781600832277.
Target Audience: General (US: Trade).
Description: 352 pages ; 20 x 13 x 2 cm.
Series Title: Vintage classics
Responsibility: W. Somerset Maugham.

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"One of my favourite writers" -- Gabriel Garcia Marquez "A formidable talent, a formidable sum of talents...precision, tact, irony and total absence of pomposity" * Spectator *

 
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