The Razor’s Edge by W. Somerset Maugham (1945)


"The Razor's Edge" by W. Somerset Maugham is a profound exploration of the human search for meaning and enlightenment. Set in the aftermath of World War I, the novel follows the journey of Larry Darrell, a disillusioned war veteran who rejects conventional society to pursue a spiritual quest. Through Larry's encounters with a diverse cast of characters and his travels around the world, Maugham delves into themes of love, loss, philosophy, and the pursuit of truth. The novel's introspective narrative and richly drawn characters make it a timeless masterpiece that continues to resonate with readers seeking deeper insight into the complexities of existence.

Hardcover in good condition. Cover boards and spine are intact and solid. Interior pages are clean and free of any marks. Third printing published in 1945 by the Blackiston Company.

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