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Of Human Bondage

Random House, Inc / 1991 / Paperback

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One of the great novels of the twentieth century, Of Human Bondage tells a fascinating tale of sexual obession. The story taking its title from Spinoza's Ethics; "Of human bondage, or the strength of the emotions" follows Philip Carey in his search for freedom from the strict, oppressive Christian upbringing he suffered as an orphan in an English vicarage. Philip sets out on a journey of discovery that leads him to Heidelberg and to Paris. But it is back in London that Philip's enthrallment with Mildred the slatternly, pale waitress who makes him a slave to desire awakens him to the world of obsessive love, deep passion, and true self-discovery. The unforgettable love story is as timeless as it is involving; an intimate tale of human relationships that Theodore Dreiser called "a work of genius."

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Format: Paperback
Vendor: Random House, Inc
Publication Date: 1991
Dimensions: 6.86 X 4.13 X 1.09 (inches)
ISBN: 055321392X
ISBN-13: 9780553213928
UPC: 076783005952
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Publisher's Description

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.

Author Bio

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.

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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

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