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    W. Somerset Maugham. Three Books By or About Members of Maugham's Family, including: Richard B. Fisher. Syrie Maugham. London, 1978. Maugham's ex-wife. Dust jacket. [and:] Rt. Hon. Viscount Maugham. At the End of the Day. London, 1954. Inscribed by the Viscount. Dust jacket. [and:] Henry Neville Maugham. The Husband of Poverty. London, 1896. Inked name. All in good or better condition.

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    Complete details: Richard B. Fisher. Syrie Maugham. London: Duckworth, 1978. A biography of Maugham's ex-wife that examines her influence as an interior decorator. Dust jacket. [and:] Rt. Hon. Viscount Maugham. At the End of the Day. London: Heinemann, 1954. Inscribed by the Viscount to his daughter Honor, on the front endpaper. Laid in is a postcard of Adolf Hitler sent by Robin Maugham to his father, the Viscount, dated 1936. The Viscount was W. Somerset Maugham's older brother. Dust jacket. [and:] Henry Neville Maugham. The Husband of Poverty. A Drama of the Life of Francis of Assisi. London: Elliot Stock, 1896. Previous owner's name on front free endpaper. Henry (Harry) was Maugham's older brother who committed suicide in 1904. All books in this lot are in good or better condition.

     

    Morgan, p. 270.

    From the Collection of Norman F. Moore.



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