W. Somerset Maugham – US version

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One of the most popular writers of Interwar Britain, W. Somerset Maugham earned vast sums as a playwright, novelist and master of the short story. His work is characterised by a clear unadorned style, cosmopolitan settings and a perceptive understanding of human nature. The novel ‘Of Human Bondage’ (1915) is generally regarded as his masterpiece, offering a semi-autobiographical account of a young medical student’s painful progress toward maturity. This eBook presents Maugham’s collected works, with numerous illustrations, informative introductions and the usual Delphi bonus material. (Version 1)

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CONTENTS OF THE US VERSION:

Please note: due to US copyright restrictions, post-1924 novels, non-fiction and stories are not included.

CONTENTS:

The Novels
LIZA OF LAMBETH
THE MAKING OF A SAINT
THE HERO
MRS CRADDOCK
THE MERRY-GO-ROUND
THE BISHOP’S APRON
THE EXPLORER
THE MAGICIAN
OF HUMAN BONDAGE
THE MOON AND SIXPENCE

The Short Stories
INTRODUCTION TO THE SHORT STORIES
THE SHORT STORIES IN CHRONOLOGICAL ORDER
THE SHORT STORIES IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER

The Plays
A MAN OF HONOUR
LADY FREDERICK
JACK STRAW
MRS DOT
PENELOPE
THE EXPLORER
THE TENTH MAN
LANDED GENTRY
THE LAND OF PROMISE
THE UNKNOWN
THE CIRCLE
CAESAR’S WIFE
EAST OF SUEZ

Selected Non-Fiction
THE LAND OF THE BLESSED VIRGIN
ON A CHINESE SCREEN