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The moon and sixpence

Author: W Somerset Maugham
Publisher: [New York] : Grosset & Dunlap by arrangement with George H. Doran, Company, [1919] ©1919.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Moon and Sixpence is a 1919 short novel by William Somerset Maugham based on the life of the painter Paul Gauguin. The story is told in episodic form by the first-person narrator as a series of glimpses into the mind and soul of the central character, Charles Strickland, a middle aged English stock broker who abandons his wife and children abruptly to pursue his desire to become an artist
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Genre/Form: Novels
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Maugham, W. Somerset (William Somerset), 1874-1965.
Moon and sixpence.
[New York] : Grosset & Dunlap ; c1919
(OCoLC)657001051
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: W Somerset Maugham
OCLC Number: 365836
Notes: Reprint of first American edition (New York: G.H. Doran, c.1918, 1919)?
Description: 314 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: W. Somerset Maugham.

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The Moon and Sixpence is a 1919 short novel by William Somerset Maugham based on the life of the painter Paul Gauguin. The story is told in episodic form by the first-person narrator as a series of glimpses into the mind and soul of the central character, Charles Strickland, a middle aged English stock broker who abandons his wife and children abruptly to pursue his desire to become an artist

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