Of Human Bondage

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Forgotten Books, 1977 - 941 pages
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Breathtaking. Master of storytelling. - LibraryThing
Philip's plight (like the plot) plods along painfully. - LibraryThing
The ending was predictable, but still very sweet. - LibraryThing
... easy to read, fast, but intense and full of depth. - LibraryThing
This illustrates Maugham's gift for characterisation. - LibraryThing

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User Review  - Lisa.Johnson.James - LibraryThing

I'm not sure I agree with it being the greatest novel of our time, but it WAS very good. Phillip is a boy who grows into a young man who seems to be spoiled & easily bored, & can't stick to one thing ... Read full review

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User Review  - tercat - LibraryThing

I'm usually pretty stingy about giving 5-star ratings, but I just really enjoyed this book. The end wasn't quite as excellent as I wanted it to be, but it's hard to complain. After reading this, I want to read more of Maugham's work. His style appeals to me. Read full review

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