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The secret lives of Somerset Maugham

Author: Selina Hastings
Publisher: London : John Murray, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Biographer Selina Hastings has had access to Maugham's extensive private correspondence as well as to important family testimony, to shed new light on this complex and extraordinary writer.
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Genre/Form: Biographie
Biography
Biographies
Named Person: W Somerset Maugham; W Somerset Maugham; William Somerset Maugham; William Somerset Maugham
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Selina Hastings
ISBN: 9780719565540 0719565545 9780719565557 0719565553
OCLC Number: 390673543
Description: 614 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Selina Hastings.

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'excellent...wholly convincing and always interesting...an outstanding biography' -- The Scotsman '[Hastings] provides a searing emotional history...her closing chapter...is so powerfully written, Read more...

 
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