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by W. Somerset Maugham
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Title: Christmas Holiday Author: Maugham, W. Somerset (1874-1965) Date of first publication: 1939 . As part of the conversion of the book to its new digital format, we have made certain minor adjustments in its layout, and have added a table of contents.
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It was Christmas Eve and he was going to Paris. They had got through the mass of work that quarter-day brought with it, and his father, having no need to go to the office, drove him to Victoria. they were stopped for several minutes by a traffic block in Grosvenor Gardens Charley, afraid that he would miss the train, went white with anxiety. You’ve got the best part of half an hour. But it was a relief to arrive. Well, good-bye, old boy, his father said, have a good time and don’t get into more mischief than you can help.
William Somerset Maugham. To read this book, upload an EPUB or FB2 file to Bookmate. For Christmas, Charley Mason's father granted him a trip to Paris, all expenses paid. It should have been a lark, but on his first night Charley meets a woman whose story will forever change his life. For Lydia has seen tragedy.
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Christmas Holiday online. Somerset Maugham’s books. 1897 Liza of Lambeth 1915 Of Human Bondage 1919 The Moon and Sixpence. 1921 The Trembling of a Leaf: Little Stories of the South Sea Islands (short story collection) 1921 The Circle (play) 1922 On a Chinese Screen (travel book) 1923 Our Betters (play) 1925 The Painted Veil (novel) 1926 The Casuarina Tree: Six Stories 1927 The Constant Wife (play) 1928 Ashenden: Or the British Agent (short story collection) 1929 The Sacred Flame (play).
Christmas Holiday is a 1944 film noir crime film directed by Robert Siodmak starring Deanna Durbin and Gene Kelly. Based on the 1939 novel of the same name by W. Somerset Maugham, the film is about a woman who marries a Southern aristocrat who inherited his family's streak of violence and instability and soon drags the woman into a life of misery. After he is arrested, the woman runs away from her husband's family, changes her name, and finds work as a singer in a New Orleans dive.
William Somerset Maugham 25 January 1874(1874-01-25) UK Embassy, Paris, France. Some critics have assumed that the years Maugham spent studying medicine were a creative dead end, but Maugham felt the contrary. 16 December 1965(1965-12-16) (aged 91) Nice, France. He was living in the great city of London, meeting people of a "low" sort whom he would never have met otherwise, and seeing them at a time of heightened anxiety and meaning in their lives.
Home Browse Books Book details, Christmas Holiday. The Golden Arrow, powerful, rich and impressive, which stood there waiting for him, was no ordinary. Over 14 million journal, magazine, and newspaper articles.