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These 30 short stories, comprising Somerset Maugham's first collection, are set in locations ranging from England, France and Spain to the silver sands of the South Pacific. They include "Rain,""The Three Fat Women of Antibes,""The Voice of the Turtle," and "Before the Party."For more than seventy years, Penguin has been the leading publisher of classic literature in the English-speaking world. With more than 1,700 titles, Penguin Classics represents a global bookshelf of the best works throughout history and across genres and disciplines. Readers trust the series to provide authoritative texts enhanced by introductions and notes by distinguished scholars and contemporary authors, as well as up-to-date translations by award-winning translators.
Collects all of the stories the author wanted to preserve, providing a rich view of his prolific talent, wide-ranging views, and engaging style
Number of Pages: 4
Genre: Fiction + Literature Genres
Series Title: Penguin Twentieth-Century Classics
Publisher: Penguin Group USA
Volume number: 001
Author: W. Somerset Maugham
Street Date: June 1, 1977
Item Number (DPCI): 248-04-9904
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