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Cakes and Ale

Cakes and Ale
Author: W. Somerset Maugham
ISBN 13: 9780375725029
ISBN 10: 375725024
Edition: Reprint
Publisher: Vintage
Publication Date: 2000-12-05
Format: Paperback
Pages: 320
List Price: $15.95

Cakes and Ale roused a storm of controversy when it was first published in 1930. It is both a wickedly satirical novel about contemporary literary poseurs and a skillfully crafted study of freedom. It is also the book for which Maugham wanted most to be remembered.