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Ten Novels and Their Authors

(1963)
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In this classic guide, Maugham introduces and discusses what he considers to be the ten greatest novels and their authors. Here are some of the formulae of greatness in the genre, as well as the flaws and heresies that enfeeble it. Maugham's choice list: Fielding's "Tom Jones"; Dickens's "David Copperfield"; Flaubert's "Madame Bovary"; Balzac's "Old Man Goriot"; "Wuthering Heights" by Emily Bronte, "The Brothers Karamazov" by Dostoevsky; "The Red and the Black" by Stendhal, "Pride and Prejudice" by Austen; Melville's "Moby Dick"; Tolstoy's "War and Peace".


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September 2001 : UK Paperback
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Title: Ten Novels And Their Authors (Vintage Classics)
Author(s): W Somerset Maugham
ISBN: 0-09-928678-5 / 978-0-09-928678-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Vintage Classics
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October 1991 : UK Paperback
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Title: Ten Novels and Their Authors
Author(s): W Somerset Maugham
ISBN: 0-7493-0432-4 / 978-0-7493-0432-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Mandarin
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February 1983 : UK Paperback
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Title: Ten Novels And Their Authors
Author(s): W Somerset Maugham
ISBN: 0-330-25497-9 / 978-0-330-25497-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Pan
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January 1969 : UK Paperback
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Title: Ten Novels and Their Authors
Author(s): W Somerset Maugham
ISBN: 0-14-002905-2 / 978-0-14-002905-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
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December 1963 : UK Paperback

Title: Ten Novels and Their Authors
Author(s): W Somerset Maugham
ISBN: 0-434-45671-3 / 978-0-434-45671-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: William Heinemann Ltd
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December 2010 : Canada Kindle edition
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Title: Ten Novels And Their Authors (Vintage Classics)
Author(s): W Somerset Maugham
Publisher: Vintage Digital
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