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W. Somerset Maugham

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    • The Painted Veil

    • By: W. Somerset Maugham
    • Narrated by: Kate Reading
    • Length: 7 hrs and 19 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1,883
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,436
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,426

    When beautiful but shallow young Kitty Fane's husband discovers her adulterous affair, he forces her to accompany him to a remote region of China ravaged by a cholera epidemic....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • What An Unexpected Delight!

    • By Cathy on 10-22-08

    Regular price: $17.47

    • The Razor's Edge

    • By: W. Somerset Maugham
    • Narrated by: Michael Page
    • Length: 11 hrs and 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 278
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 253
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 251

    The Great War changed everything and everyone, and Larry Darrell is no exception. Though his physical wounds from the war heal, his spirit is changed almost beyond recognition....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Brilliant and easy to read

    • By Winnie on 08-04-16

    Regular price: $27.27

    • Of Human Bondage

    • By: W. Somerset Maugham
    • Narrated by: Steven Crossley
    • Length: 25 hrs and 53 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 173
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 143
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 148

    One of the most widely read novels of the 20th century, W. Somerset Maugham's masterpiece, Of Human Bondage, gives a harrowing depiction of unrequited love....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • You won't want it to end!

    • By Rbjurnee on 04-18-11

    Regular price: $34.99

    • The Moon and Sixpence

    • By: W. Somerset Maugham
    • Narrated by: Frederick Davidson
    • Length: 7 hrs and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 48
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 15
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 15

    This is the story of an artist who was willing to sacrifice everything for the sake of art....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • great, simply great

    • By reggie p on 10-10-05

    Regular price: $17.47

    • Far Eastern Tales

    • By: W. Somerset Maugham
    • Narrated by: Robert Powell
    • Length: 9 hrs and 13 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 118
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 60
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 60

    Far eastern Tales is a collection of Maugham's short stories, all born of his experiences in Malaysia, Singapore, and other outposts of the former British Empire....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Gimlet eyed view of human folly & human compassion

    • By Elena on 10-19-10

    Regular price: $19.10

    • Complete Short Stories, Volume 3

    • By: W. Somerset Maugham
    • Narrated by: Charlton Griffin
    • Length: 27 hrs and 15 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 61
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 56
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 56

    In volume three of this series, we present all of the remaining short stories which Maugham published after World War I and which he subsequently caused to be republished in various collections....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Complete list of Short Stories

    • By Julieta de los espíritus on 03-11-17

    Regular price: $44.80

    • The Complete Short Stories, Volume One

    • By: W. Somerset Maugham
    • Narrated by: Charlton Griffin
    • Length: 19 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 98
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 94
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 93

    re have been few masters of the short story as popular as W. S. Maugham....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A masterful production of Maugham's short stories.

    • By J. J. Kuzma on 09-07-13

    Regular price: $44.80

    • The Summing Up

    • By: W. Somerset Maugham
    • Narrated by: Charlton Griffin
    • Length: 9 hrs and 9 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 74
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 41
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 40

    William Somerset Maugham (1874�1965) was born at the height of British imperial power. When he died, the British Empire was all but a memory....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Portrait of the artist as an old man

    • By Eric Chevlen on 10-30-05

    Regular price: $30.80

    • Cakes and Ale

    • By: W. Somerset Maugham
    • Narrated by: James Saxon
    • Length: 6 hrs and 33 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 98
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 84
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 85

    When Cakes and Ale was first published in 1930 it roused a storm of controversy....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A classic worth reading

    • By edteach3r on 01-06-16

    Regular price: $14.97

    • Ashenden

    • By: W. Somerset Maugham
    • Narrated by: Christopher Oxford
    • Length: 9 hrs and 17 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 10
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 9

    When war broke out in 1914, Somerset Maugham was dispatched by the British Secret Service to Switzerland under the guise of completing a play....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • a jolly gay time at the spying business

    • By tom on 01-29-13

    Regular price: $15.48

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