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    W. Somerset Maugham. Two Notable Maugham-Related Magazine Issues, including: The Venture. 1903. Contains the story, Marriages are Made in Heaven. This magazine was edited by Maugham and Laurence Housman, but lasted only two issues. [and:] The Smart Set. April, 1921. Contains the story Miss Thompson. Both magazines are in very good condition.

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    The Venture. (Stott D4.)

     

    The Smart Set. Contains the story, Miss Thompson. This is the first appearance of Maugham's most famous character, Sadie Thompson. This story was later re-titled Rain and was collected into The Trembling of a Leaf. (Stott D22.)

     

    From the Collection of Norman F. Moore.



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