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William Somerset Maugham英文简介

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in full William Somerset Maugham

born Jan. 25, 1874, Paris, Fr.

died Dec. 16, 1965, Nice

W. Somerset Maugham.

English novelist, playwright, and short-story writer whose work is characterized by a clear unadorned style, cosmopolitan settings, and a shrewd understanding of human nature.

Maugham was orphaned at the age of 10; he was brought up by an uncle and educated at King's School, Canterbury. After a year at Heidelberg, he entered St. Thomas' medical