Maugham, William Somerset

(b. 1874)
   Novelist. Liza of Lambeth (1897), The Making of a Saint (1898), The Hero (1901), Mrs. Craddock (1902), The Land of the Blessed Virgin (1905), The Bishop's Apron (1906). Plays: Lady Frederick, Mrs. Dot, Smith, etc.

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  • Maugham, William Somerset — ► (1874 1965) Escritor británico. Sus obras son de estilo realista y tono irónico. Autor de Servidumbre humana (1915) …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Maugham, W. Somerset — ▪ British writer in full  William Somerset Maugham   born Jan. 25, 1874, Paris, Fr. died Dec. 16, 1965, Nice  English novelist, playwright, and short story writer whose work is characterized by a clear unadorned style, cosmopolitan settings, and… …   Universalium

  • Maugham, W. Somerset — (1874 1965)    Born William Somerset Maugham in Paris, this distinguished British novelist also wrote several plays. Jack Straw (1908), the first of his sophisticated comedies produced in New York, starred John Drew. Charles Frohman s productions …   The Historical Dictionary of the American Theater

  • William Somerset Maugham — Nacimiento 25 de enero de 1874 París …   Wikipedia Español

  • William Somerset Maugham — Pour les articles homonymes, voir William Somerset. William Somerset Maugham William Somerset Maugham [ˈsʌməsɪt mɔːm] OCE (Paris, 25 janvier …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Somerset Maugham, William — VER Maugham, William Somerset …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • William Somerset Maugham — 1934 Fotograf: Carl van Vechten William Somerset Maugham [ˈsʌməsɪt mɔːm] (* 25. Januar 1874 in Paris; † 16. Dezember 1965 in Saint Jean Cap Ferrat bei Nizza), auch bekannt als W. Some …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • William Somerset — may refer to:*Seven (film) s main character, William Somerset *William Somerset Maugham (1874 – 1965) was an English playwright, novelist and short story writer *William Somerset, 3rd Earl of Worcester (1526 1589), Enhglish nobleman and courtier …   Wikipedia

  • William Somerset Maugham — noun English writer (born in France) of novels and short stories (1874 1965) • Syn: ↑Maugham, ↑Somerset Maugham, ↑W. Somerset Maugham • Instance Hypernyms: ↑writer, ↑author …   Useful english dictionary

  • William Somerset —  Cette page d’homonymie répertorie différentes personnes partageant un même nom. William Somerset peut se référer à : William Somerset (v. 1526 1589), 3e comte de Worcester, chevalier de la Jarretière. William Somerset Maugham,… …   Wikipédia en Français

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