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The razor's edge, W. Somerset Maugham ; introduction by Anthony Curtis

Label
The razor's edge
Title
The razor's edge
Statement of responsibility
W. Somerset Maugham ; introduction by Anthony Curtis
Title variation
razors edge
Creator
Contributor
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1918, Larry Darrell returns home from World War I disillusioned with his materialistic society. The quest for inner peace leads Larry to reject his rich fiancee, Isabel, and go searching for truth in the Himalayas. But, Larry learns that the path to enlightenment is as painful and narrow as treading the sharp edge of a razor
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
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043494
Cataloging source
HCO
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1874-1965
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Maugham, W. Somerset
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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1926-
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Curtis, Anthony
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True
Series statement
Penguin twentieth-century classics
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  • Spiritual journeys
  • Purpose in life
  • Self-discovery in men
  • Veterans
  • World War I veterans
  • Expatriates
  • Disillusionment in men
  • Discontent in men
  • Men/women relations
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Label
The razor's edge, W. Somerset Maugham ; introduction by Anthony Curtis
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. xxvii)
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xxvii, 314 p.
Isbn
9780140185232
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780140185232
  • (OCoLC)25695874
Label
The razor's edge, W. Somerset Maugham ; introduction by Anthony Curtis
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. xxvii)
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xxvii, 314 p.
Isbn
9780140185232
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780140185232
  • (OCoLC)25695874

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