The Razor's Edge (Google eBook)
Larry Darrell is a young American in search of the absolute. The progress of his spiritual odyssey involves him with some of Maugham's most brilliant characters - his fiancée Isabel whose choice between love and wealth have lifelong repercussions, and Elliott Templeton, her uncle, a classic expatriate American snob. Maugham himself wanders in and out of the story, to observe his characters struggling with their fates.
From the Trade Paperback edition.
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Review: The Razor's EdgeUser Review - Bruce - Goodreads
The Razor's Edge is one of W. Somerset Maugham's last novels. Subtitled The Story of a Man Who Found a Faith, it is an uneven work. Maugham was a playwright as well as a novelist, and this novel reads ... Read full review
Review: The Razor's EdgeUser Review - Jamie - Goodreads
Maugham, you son of a bitch. “You know, at one time I made quite a little reputation for myself as a humorist by the simple process of telling the truth. It came as such a surprise to most people that ... Read full review