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Barbara Flynn reads from Selina Hastings' biography of Somerset Maugham, which sheds new light on his complex character.

In 1915, with the codename Somerville, Maugham is despatched to Geneva to work for British intelligence.

Abridged by Libby Spurrier.

A Pier production for BBC Radio 4.

15 minutes

Last on

Thu 5 Nov 2009 00:30

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