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The painted veil, W. Somerset Maugham

Label
The painted veil
Title
The painted veil
Statement of responsibility
W. Somerset Maugham
Title variation
Seventh sin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A story of the beautiful but love-starve Kitty Fane who is forced to accompany her husband to the heart of a cholera epidemic. She is compelled by her awakening conscience to reassess her life and learn how to love
Summary
Set in England and Hong Kong in the 1920s, <i>The Painted Veil</i> is the story of the beautiful but love-starved Kitty Fane. When her husband discovers her adulterous affair, he forces her to accompany him to the heart of a cholera epidemic. Stripped of the status she fought so hard to attain in Hong Kong, she reassesses her life and ability to love
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
043493
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1874-1965
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Maugham, W. Somerset
Dewey number
823/.912
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • British
  • Bacteriologists
  • Married people
  • Adultery
  • Cholera
  • China
  • Adultery
  • Bacteriologists
  • British
  • Cholera
  • Married people
  • China
Target audience
adult
Label
The painted veil, W. Somerset Maugham
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm53306638
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Vintage International edition.
Extent
246 pages
Isbn
9781400034215
Lccn
2003065798
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)53306638
Label
The painted veil, W. Somerset Maugham
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm53306638
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Vintage International edition.
Extent
246 pages
Isbn
9781400034215
Lccn
2003065798
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)53306638

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