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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
A young American, vaguely conscious that he is "missing something," goes to Paris and India in search of God and the infinite
Member of
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
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
043494
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
  • Wilson's Senior High School
  • Wilson's Fiction
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1874-1965
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Maugham, W. Somerset
Dewey number
823/.912
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Adult
LC call number
PR6025.A86
LC item number
R3 1992
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1926-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Curtis, Anthony
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Penguin twentieth-century classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Americans
  • God
  • Paris (France)
  • India
Target audience
adult
Label
The razor's edge, W. Somerset Maugham ; introduction by Anthony Curtis
Instantiates
Publication
Note
First published 1944
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page xxvii)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
13952090
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xxvii, 314 pages
Isbn
9780140185232
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
92190033 //r93
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (InCu)1D398717D18F11D684F400E018312359
  • (IMchF)fol00806275
Label
The razor's edge, W. Somerset Maugham ; introduction by Anthony Curtis
Publication
Note
First published 1944
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page xxvii)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
13952090
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xxvii, 314 pages
Isbn
9780140185232
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
92190033 //r93
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (InCu)1D398717D18F11D684F400E018312359
  • (IMchF)fol00806275

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