Human Bondage

Human Bondage

Paperback Bantam Classic

By (author) W. Somerset Maugham

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  • Publisher: Bantam USA
  • Format: Paperback | 628 pages
  • Dimensions: 104mm x 172mm x 34mm | 340g
  • Publication date: 1 June 1991
  • Publication City/Country: New York
  • ISBN 10: 055321392X
  • ISBN 13: 9780553213928
  • Edition statement: Reprint
  • Sales rank: 82,267

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The first and most autobiographical of Maugham's masterpieces. It is the story of Philip Carey, an orphan eager for life, love and adventure. After a few months studying in Heidelberg, and a brief spell in Paris as a would-be artist, he settles in London to train as a doctor where he meets Mildred, the loud but irresistible waitress with whom he plunges into a tortured and masochistic affair. "From the Trade Paperback edition."

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W. Somerset Maugham was born in Paris in 1874. He trained as a doctor in London where he started writing his first novels. In 1926 he bought a house in Cap Ferrat, France, which was to become a meeting place for a number of writers, artists and politicians. He died in 1965. "From the Trade Paperback edition."

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"The modern writer who has influenced me the most." - George Orwell "One of my favourite writers." - Gabriel Garcia Marquez "A writer of great dedication." - Graham Greene "From the Trade Paperback edition."

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The first and most autobiographical of Maugham's masterpieces. It is the story of Philip Carey, an orphan eager for life, love and adventure. After a few months studying in Heidelberg, and a brief spell in Paris as a would-be artist, he settles in London to train as a doctor where he meets Mildred, the loud but irresistible waitress with whom he plunges into a tortured and masochistic affair. "From the Trade Paperback edition.