2 Ungluers have Faved this Work
Login to Fave
In Paris around 1900, Arthur and Margaret are engaged to be married. Everyone approves and everyone seems to be enjoying themselves. Until Oliver Haddo appears. Sinister and repulsive, Haddo fascinates Margaret's spinster friend, Susie Boyd. Yet it is not Susie who ultimately falls prey to his peculiar charm. It is Margaret, and a fate worse than death awaits her in the form of the evil Haddo. "The Magician" is one of Somerset Maugham's most complex and perceptive novels. Running through it is the theme of evil, deftly woven into a story as memorable for its action as for its astonishingly vivid characters.
This book is included in Project Gutenberg.
Why read this book? Have your say.
You must be logged in to comment.
Rights InformationAre you the author or publisher of this work? If so, you can claim it as yours by registering as an Unglue.it rights holder.
This work has been downloaded 123 times via unglue.it ebook links.
- 8 - pdf (0.1) (PD-US) at Github.
- 4 - epub (0.1) (PD-US) at Github.
- 7 - mobi (0.1) (PD-US) at Github.
- 104 - epub (PD-US) at Project Gutenberg.
- English Authors
- Good and evil
- Magic -- Fiction
- Paris (France) -- Fiction
Copy/paste this into your site: