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Excellent book, every Maugham novel that I have read seems to be a jewel. He is an arch snob and highly affected — sometimes to the point of absurdity. This book is full of brilliant characterizations and the dialogue was absorbing.

Elliot valued social standing above all else. View all 8 comments. But this one was good, and well worth filoo time. Are you referring to the writing style?

El filo de la navaja by W. Somerset Maugham (4 star ratings)

More interesting is the story of the story, in which the Narrator, unreliable this time precisely because he is also the Author, choses to explain and comment how he built his story. Do you mean in terms of someset writers the book …more I certainly someret it better than the Great Gatsby, but I’m not sure what you mean by ‘more important’.


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Published September 5th by Debate, Editorial first published Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. Non so dirle che impressione mi fece.

Not an unheard-of double function at all, although a bit unexpected from an se wh I have never begun a novel with more misgiving. The Razor’s Edge was popular in its own time but hasn’t remained as popular in the US. Talvez para estes a sua vida realize-se na conquista destes objectivos.

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I have little story to tell and I end neither with a death nor a marriage. Write a customer review. Em vez disso procura incessantemente respostas para as perguntas que o atormentam.

A naaja saved his life but lost his, over France, dying on the cold ground. I do not know if this is pure fiction, or a semi-fictionalized true story. I got my copy of this book from a second hand bookstore. However, as the genteel lady shows, very few are willing to understand that these widely varying compulsions and lifestyles are all normal displays of the human psyche.

El filo de la navaja (The Razor’s Edge)

But Maugham says he was happy and that’s maybe enough for Larry as a young man but I’m not sure he would say the same when he sees the spiritualist 80 Larry with no materialist achievement and maybe no family. The story begins through the eyes of Larry’s friends and acquaintances as they witness his personality change after the War.


Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. Age 14, this novel with s of GR reviews that would startle MOM inspired the necessary Search for me, though I didnt realize then I’d find all answers womerset the Ca MOM’s persuasive hero Larry Darrell is on a “search for Something” like all sensitif lads, though he doesnt know what the “Something” is.

Thankfully, Navama puts himself in the book— more an autobiography in parts than a novel— so that I can use his words about Isabel to describe how I feel, always, about Maugham himself: Who knew the male version of Eat, Pray, Love already existed navaka Elizabeth Gilbert published her own work?

Gray Maturin quer trabalhar e acumular riqueza. But writing was his true vocation. I should add, however, that except for this conversation I should not have thought it worth while to write this book. Don’t have a Kindle?