The Maugham Enigma

By: Jonas, Klaus W.

Price: $20.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Fine


Nice clean book in unclipped original dust jacket. Clean beige cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with clean endpapers - no names, writing or bookplates. 217 pages with bibliography. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped (4.00 on front inside flap), no chips, small v-shaped closed tear on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A fascinating discussion of Maugham's life and work in celebration of his eightieth birthday. Biography, personal reminiscences of his close friends, discussions of all the author's works, and a bibliography are included in this book. Contributors include Evelyn Waugh, Charles Morgan, Graham Greene, V. S. Pritchett, Theodore Dreiser, Ludwig Lewisohn among others.

Title: The Maugham Enigma

Author Name: Jonas, Klaus W.

Categories: Literature, Biography, authors,

Edition: First

Publisher: New York, The Citadel Press: 1954

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: Very Good+ Jacket

Seller ID: 027774

Keywords: literary criticism, M. Somerset Maugham, biography, critique, first edition, authors,