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The Resource The razor's edge, W. Somerset Maugham, (sound recording)

The razor's edge, W. Somerset Maugham, (sound recording)

Label
The razor's edge
Title
The razor's edge
Statement of responsibility
W. Somerset Maugham
Title variation
razors edge
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Feeling disillusioned and depressed after World War I, Larry Darrell doesn't feel able to rejoin the mainstream of American life. He goes on a personal quest to seek the answers to questions that plague him. What is the best way to live? What constitutes a good life? From Illinois to Paris to India, Darrell - and everyone around him - try to find what it is they should be looking for
Member of
Summary
In 1918, Larry Darrell returns home from World War I disillusioned with his materialistic society. The quest for inner peace leads Larry to reject his rich fiancee, Isabel, and go searching for truth in the Himalayas. But, Larry learns that the path to enlightenment is as painful and narrow as treading the sharp edge of a razor
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Audio
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10242440
Cataloging source
GEC
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1874-1965
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Maugham, W. Somerset
Credits note
Director, J.C. Howe ; engineer, Hunter Chapman
Dewey number
823.912
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
PR6025.A86
LC item number
R39 2005
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Michael Page
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Page, Michael
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True
Series statement
The classic collection
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  • Upper class
  • World War, 1914-1918
Target audience
adult
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
The razor's edge, W. Somerset Maugham, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Compact disc
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocm60884163
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
10 sound discs (11 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781597371438
Other control number
9781597371438
Other physical details
digital
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)60884163
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The razor's edge, W. Somerset Maugham, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
Compact disc
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocm60884163
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
10 sound discs (11 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781597371438
Other control number
9781597371438
Other physical details
digital
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)60884163
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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