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The Moon and Sixpence

ISBN13: 9781434401366
ISBN: 1434401367
Binding: Hardcover
List Price: $29.95
Publisher: Wildside Press
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Pages: 180
Average Goodreads rating: 4.14/5 (5 ratings)

The Moon and Sixpence, originally published in 1919, is based on the life of the artist Paul Gauguin. The story is told in episodic form by the first-person narrator as a series of glimpses into the life of the central character, Charles Strickland, a middle-aged English stockbroker who abandons his wife and children to pursue painting.