W. Somerset Maugham's Cakes and Ale (Vintage International) PDF

By W. Somerset Maugham

ISBN-10: 0375725024

ISBN-13: 9780375725029

Cakes and Ale is a scrumptious satire of London literary society among the Wars. Social climber Alroy Kear is flattered while he's chosen through Edward Driffield's spouse to pen the reliable biography of her lionized novelist husband, and made up our minds to write down a bestseller. yet then Kear discovers the nice novelist's voluptuous muse (and not likely first wife), Rosie. The full of life, loving heroine as soon as gave Driffield sufficient fabric to final a life-time, yet now her reminiscence casts an embarrissing shadow over his occupation and decent image.  Wise, witty, deeply gratifying, Cakes and Ale is Maugham at his best.

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