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Cakes and Ale

by W. Somerset Maugham

Paperback, 308 pages, Random House Inc, List Price: $14.95 |


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The bitter, witty novel about the business of writing and London literary society between the two World Wars focuses on the lives of a famous writer and his two contrasting wives. Reprint. 12,500 first printing.


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