The Trembling of a Leaf Collection – Rain & Other South Sea Stories

The Trembling of a Leaf Collection – Rain & Other South Sea Stories
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This carefully edited collection has been designed and formatted to the highest digital standards and adjusted for readability on all devices. William Somerset Maugham (1874 – 1965) was a British playwright, novelist and short story writer. He was among the most popular writers of his era and reputedly the highest paid author during the 1930s. Content: The Trembling of a Leaf: Little Stories of the South Sea Islands The Pacific Mackintosh The Fall of Edward Barnard Red The Pool Honolulu Rain Envoi

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I. The Pacific

II. Mackintosh

III. The Fall of Edward Barnard

IV. Red

V. The Pool

VI. Honolulu

VII. Rain

VIII. Envoi

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William Somerset Maugham

II Mackintosh

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"Father's just unpacking some cases that have come in this morning. I'll tell him you're here."

He sat down and the girl went out behind the shop. In a moment her mother waddled in, a huge old woman, a chiefess, who owned much land in her own right; and gave him her hand. Her monstrous obesity was an offence, but she managed to convey an impression of dignity. She was cordial without obsequiousness; affable, but conscious of her station.

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