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Filled with keen observations, autobiographical notes, and the seeds of many of Maugham's greatest works, A Writer's Notebook is a unique and exhilarating look into a great writer's mind at work. From nearly five decades, Somerset Maugham recorded an intimate journal. In it we see the budding of his incomparable vision and his remarkable career as a writer. Covering the years from his time as a youthful medical student in London to a seasoned world traveler around the world, it is playful, sharp witted, and always revealing. Undoubtedly one of his most significant works, A Writer's Notebook is a must for Maugham fans and anyone interested in the creative process.
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From 1892, when he was eighteen, until 1949 when this book was first published, Somerset Maugham kept a notebook. It is without a doubt one of his most important works. Part autobiographical, part confessional, packed with observations, confidences, experiments and jottings it is a rich and exhilarating admission into this great writer's workshop.From the Back Cover:
“A lively and sympathetic intelligence...the practised hand of a master-craftsman.” –Malcolm Muggeridge
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Book Description Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1949. Hardcover. Condition: New. Never used!. Seller Inventory # P110405078323
Book Description Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1949. Hardcover. Condition: New. Seller Inventory # DADAX0405078323
Book Description Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1949. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # M0405078323
Book Description Condition: New. New. Seller Inventory # S-0405078323