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The Moon and Sixpence is a novel by W. Somerset Maugham first published in 1919.
It is told in episodic form by a first-person narrator, in a series of glimpses into the mind and soul of the central character Charles Strickland, a middle-aged English stockbroker, who abandons his wife and children abruptly to pursue his desire to become an artist. The story is in part based on the life of the painter Paul Gauguin.
Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Minimal handling wear. Only flaw is a small spot top rear edge. Dust Jacket with price of $2.95 is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve has light shelf handling. No titles on the inside indicating the Dust Jacket is after 1963.
[ref: Toledano] Also has an ISBN so after 1973.
Title: The Moon and Sixpence
Publisher: New York:, Modern Library / Random House,: 1973.
Binding: Hardcover in Dust Jacket.
lb: 2.00 lb
Seller ID: 008101