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message 1: by Dot (last edited Jun 04, 2016 01:23AM) (new)

Dot | 139 comments This book: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/2...

The author of these short stories is W. Somerset Maugham. The three people listed are the writers who adapted the stories into screenplays. See WorldCat for details:

http://www.worldcat.org/title/encore-...

If there's any way this could be tidied up, I'd appreciate it!


message 2: by Dobby (new)

Dobby (dobby0390) | 3620 comments Thanks for the WorldCat link; that helped. I was also able to find a passable cover image on an AbeBooks listing, along with enough details to create a useful description: Encore: Stories by W. Somerset Maugham


message 3: by lethe (new)

lethe | 13669 comments But if they're adaptations, shouldn't Somerset Maugham be listed as a secondary author according to Goodreads policy, never mind what WorldCat says?


message 4: by Dobby (last edited Jun 04, 2016 12:17PM) (new)

Dobby (dobby0390) | 3620 comments The book contains both the short stories and the screenplays. (ETA: I had the same question, Lethe!)


message 5: by lethe (new)

lethe | 13669 comments Ah! Okay :)


message 6: by Dot (new)

Dot | 139 comments Thanks! Sorry, I'd totally forgotten the adaptations were in there too.


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