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William Somerset Maugham

Sven Arnold Jensen

William Somerset Maugham

some aspects of the man and his work

by Sven Arnold Jensen

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Published by Norwood Editions in Norwood, Pa .
Written in English

  • Maugham, W. Somerset 1874-1965.,
  • Authors, English -- 20th century -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementSven Arnold Jensen.
    LC ClassificationsPR6025.A86 Z615 1976
    The Physical Object
    Pagination81, [1] p. ;
    Number of Pages81
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4880730M
    ISBN 100848212584
    LC Control Number76009072

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He was born at the British Embassy in Paris. He was the highest paid author of the s. Maugham trained as a medical doctor at St.

Thomas's hospital's medical school, London, but.