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Painted Veil

by William Somers Maugham

  • 364 Want to read
  • 17 Currently reading

Published by VINTAGE (RAND) .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages212
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7316962M
ISBN 100099286874
ISBN 109780099286875

The Painted Veil is simple, well told and enjoyable, but I wish there had been more descriptions of this area of China and its people. The main thrust of the book is Kitty's transformation after she and Walter (husband) move to a cholera-stricken region and she volunteers in a . The Painted Veil by Maugham, Painted Veil by W Somerset Maugham, First Edition. You Searched For: Author/Artist etc.: w somerset maugham, The book has been filmed twice, most recently in starring Naomi Watts and Edward Norton. Book is in Very Good Minus condition, binding is tight and gilt bright, but spine is well rubbed.

The Painted Veil by W. Somerset Maugham - Book, movie and radio program On the steamer that took them up the Western River Walter read incessantly, but . About the Book The Painted Veil. by W. Somerset Maugham. Set in England and Hong Kong in the s, THE PAINTED VEIL is the story of the beautiful but love-starved Kitty Fane. When her husband discovers her adulterous affair, he forces her to accompany him to the heart of a cholera epidemic. Stripped of the British society of her youth and the.

Dec 04,  · The Painted Veil is a novel written by W Somerset Maugham in The novel also inspired a drama movie of the same name (starring Edward Norton and Naomi Watts). It is a story of love, betrayal, hatred, revenge and redemption. “How can I be reasonable? To me our love was everything and you. First of all, you never have to twist my arm too bad to have me watch anything with Edward Norton in it. I think he is a brilliant actor and he came through again in Painted Veil. Book and movie are not the same. I wish, the book would have been written as the movie was. Yes, I just said that.


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Somerset Maugham. Edward Norton, Naomi Watts, Toby Jones, Anthony Wong Chau Sang and Liev Schreiber appear in the leading roles. This is the third film adaptation of the Maugham book, following a film starring Greta Garbo and Painted Veil book on: The Painted Veil, by W.

Somerset Maugham. Dec 29,  · Directed by John Curran. With Naomi Watts, Edward Norton, Liev Schreiber, Catherine An. A British medical doctor fights a cholera epidemic in a small Chinese village, while being trapped at home in a loveless marriage to an unfaithful wife/10(K).

Nov 14,  · The Painted Veil is a tragic tale of unrequited love in marriage. The main character, Kitty, is a selfish, vain woman with very few redeeming qualities.

This book is not a light read. If you enjoy classic literature along the lines of Wuthering Heights, you'll probably enjoy The Painted Veil. It certainly keeps you thinking long after it's done/5(). About The Painted Veil. Set in England and Hong Kong in the s, The Painted Veil is the story of the beautiful but love-starved Kitty Fane.

When her husband discovers her adulterous affair, he forces her to accompany him to the heart of a cholera epidemic. The Painted Veil study guide contains a biography of W. Somerset Maugham, literature essays, quiz questions, major themes, characters, and a full summary and analysis.

THE PAINTED VEIL * * * William Somerset Maugham was born in and lived in Paris until he was ten. He was educated at King’s School, Canterbury, and at Heidelberg University.

He spent some time at St. Thomas’s Hospital with the idea of practising medicine, but the success of his first novel, Liza of Lambeth, published inwon him 4/5(32). painted veil Download painted veil or read online books in PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, and Mobi Format. Click Download or Read Online button to get painted veil book now.

This site is like a library, Use search box in the widget to get ebook that you want. The Painted Veil Summary & Study Guide Description. The Painted Veil Summary & Study Guide includes comprehensive information and analysis to help you understand the book. This study guide contains the following sections.

Set in England and Hong Kong in the s, The Painted Veil is the story of the beautiful but love-starved Kitty Fane. When her husband discovers her adulterous affair, he forces her to accompany him to the heart of a cholera epidemic.

Stripped of the British society of her youth and the small but effective society she fought so hard to attain in Hong Kong, she is compelled by her awakening. This summary of The Painted Veil includes a complete plot overview – spoilers included. We’re considering expanding this synopsis into a full-length study guide to deepen your comprehension of the book and why it's important.

Apr 17,  · The storyline of The Painted Veil has some major changes between the movie and the novel. So I decided to point them out ;) - Link to the IMDB page for the f.

May 04,  · While I was in the midst of a Somerset Maugham obsession triggered by Selina Hastings's superb biography, I mentioned that I thought The Painted Veil would be an excellent choice for The Literary Ladies Book Club.

It was short, a fast read, and possessed of an intriguing setting. Above all, the characters were real and. Essays for The Painted Veil.

The Painted Veil essays are academic essays for citation. These papers were written primarily by students and provide critical analysis of The Painted Veil by W.

Somerset Maugham. Relationships in The Painted Veil; Kitty's Problematic Characterization: Gender, Sexuality, and History in The Painted Veil. Set in England and Hong Kong in the s, The Painted Veil is the story of the beautiful, but love-starved Kitty Fane.

When her husband discovers her adulterous affair, he. Jun 07,  · The Painted Veil ~ William Somerset Maugham This is a book to get lost in, not just in the usual way of books, but in a way that is haunting and will have you musing for days and days, long after you have turned the final page.

― W. Somerset Maugham, quote from The Painted Veil About the author. Somerset Maugham Born place: your new puppy (or adult) dog without the need for "Crate Training" in a very easy and fun to read format. This book also serves as a photo-journal (with high-quality (HQ) high-definition (HD) picture on every page) documenting week by.

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Dec 20,  · It’s no surprise that one of the best scenes in the latest and third film iteration of W. Somerset Maugham’s novel “The Painted Veil” doesn’t happen in the runrevlive.comor: John Curran.Mar 14,  · The Painted Veil by W.

Somerset Maugham Published by Vintage International on February 10, (originally published April ) Series: n/a Genre(s): fiction, classics, historical fiction Format & Length: paperback, Source: purchased Find on Goodreads Purchase at Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Book Depository Set in England and Hong Kong in the s, The Painted Veil is the story of .This Study Guide consists of approximately 34 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of The Painted Veil.

Compare and contrast the characters of Walter and Mr. Garstin, and their respective relationships to Kitty.