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      William Somerset Maugham CH (/ˈmɔːm/ mawm; 25 January 1874 – 16 December 1965) was a British playwright, novelist and short story writer. He was among the most popular writers of his era and reputedly the highest paid author during the 1930s.


      " Beauty is an ecstasy; it is as simple as hunger. There is really nothing more to be said about it. It is like the perfume of a rose: you can smell it and that is all." -W. Somerset Maugham

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      William Somerset Maugham (1874- 1965) was a British playwright, novelist and short story writer. He was among the most popular writers of his era and reputedly the highest paid author during the 1930s. He was a doctor whose first novel was so successful that he gave up medicine to write full time. He served as a doctor in WWI before being recruited into the British Intelligence Service. His works include 'Of Human Bondage' and 'The Razor's Edge'.

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      W. Somerset Maugham, 1874-1965. - British playwright, novelist and short story writer.

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      W. Somerset Maugham (from the New York Public Library Archives, Tucker Collection)

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      W. Somerset Maugham - deeper than a cookie tray and I could read him all day

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      W. Somerset Maugham - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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      W. Somerset Maugham, Writer

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