The razor's edge, a novel, by W. Somerset Maugham.

By: Maugham, W. Somerset (William Somerset), 1874-1965Material type: TextTextPublication details: Garden City, New York, Doubleday, Doran, 1944. Description: 3 p. l., 258 p. 20 cmSubject(s): Americans -- Europe -- FictionSummary: The story of a young American's quest for a faith. Larry Darnell, impelled by what he has seen of death in the war, renounces his fiancee, Isabel Bradley, and the opportunity for wealth and position, to seek knowledge and a faith above and beyond human mortality. His search takes him all over the world and reaches its climax in India, where he attains the experience of the Absolute which he has been seeking.
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The story of a young American's quest for a faith. Larry Darnell, impelled by what he has seen of death in the war, renounces his fiancee, Isabel Bradley, and the opportunity for wealth and position, to seek knowledge and a faith above and beyond human mortality. His search takes him all over the world and reaches its climax in India, where he attains the experience of the Absolute which he has been seeking.

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