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Ashenden

(1928)
Or the British Agent
A novel by

 
 
Inspired by Maughams's own experiences as a British secret agent in World War I, this series of stories features a fictional spy, John Ashenden, whose dangerous assignments entangle him with traitors, assassins and beautiful but treacherous women.


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"The modern writer who has influenced me most." - George Orwell

"A fine narrative craft... an author who has always been completely, honestly himself." - J B Priestley


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Hardback Editions

June 1940 : USA Hardback
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Title: Ashenden: Or the British Agent
Author(s): W Somerset Maugham
ISBN: 0-89190-213-9 / 978-0-89190-213-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Amereon Ltd
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February 2001 : USA Hardback
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Title: Ashenden, Or, the British Agent (Transaction Large Print Books)
Author(s): W Somerset Maugham
ISBN: 0-7658-0779-3 / 978-0-7658-0779-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Transaction Pub Large Print
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March 1992 : UK Hardback
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Title: Ashenden, or, The British Agent (Large Print Edition)
Author(s): William Somerset Maugham
ISBN: 1-85290-034-2 / 978-1-85290-034-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Isis Large Print Books
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December 1951 : UK Hardback
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Title: Ashenden, or, The British Agent
Author(s): William Somerset Maugham
ISBN: 0-434-45605-5 / 978-0-434-45605-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: William Heinemann Ltd
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June 1928 : USA Hardback
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Title: Ashenden (Short story index reprint series)
Author(s): W Somerset Maugham
ISBN: 0-8369-4052-0 / 978-0-8369-4052-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Ayer Co Pub
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Paperback Editions

December 2009 : USA Paperback
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Title: Ashenden: The British Agent
Author(s): W Somerset Maugham
ISBN: 1-4128-1172-4 / 978-1-4128-1172-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Transaction Large Print
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July 2000 : UK Paperback
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Title: Ashenden, or, The British Agent
Author(s): William Somerset Maugham
ISBN: 0-09-928970-9 / 978-0-09-928970-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Vintage Classics
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November 1991 : UK Paperback
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Title: Ashenden or The British Agent
Author(s): William Somerset Maugham
ISBN: 0-7493-1040-5 / 978-0-7493-1040-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Mandarin
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April 1976 : UK Paperback
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Title: Ashenden
Author(s): W Somerset Maugham
ISBN: 0-14-017431-1 / 978-0-14-017431-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin
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1988 : USA Paperback

Title: Ashenden
Author(s): W Somerset Maugham
ISBN: 1-55690-032-5 / 978-1-55690-032-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Recorded Books Inc.
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November 1977 : UK Paperback
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Title: Ashenden, or, The British Agent
Author(s): William Somerset Maugham
ISBN: 0-14-004493-0 / 978-0-14-004493-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin
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September 1965 : UK Paperback
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Title: Ashenden (Modern English Language Texts)
Author(s): W Somerset Maugham
ISBN: 0-435-29570-5 / 978-0-435-29570-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Heinemann Educational Publishers
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Audio Editions

December 2012 : USA Audio edition
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Title: Ashenden
Author(s): W Somerset Maugham
Publisher: Audible Studios
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December 2012 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: Ashenden
Author(s): W Somerset Maugham
Publisher: Audible Studios
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December 2012 : UK Audio edition
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Title: Ashenden
Author(s): W Somerset Maugham
Publisher: Audible Studios
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October 1990 : UK Audio Cassette
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Title: Ashenden: Complete & Unabridged
Author(s): W Somerset Maugham
ISBN: 1-85089-749-2 / 978-1-85089-749-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: ISIS Audio Books
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Kindle Editions

October 2009 : Australia, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Ashenden (Vintage Classics)
Author(s): W Somerset Maugham
Publisher: Vintage Digital
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