"I wrote a novel called The Moon and Sixpence"

The Moon and Sixpence
Public DomainThe Moon and Sixpence
W. Somerset Maugham wrote the novelĀ The Moon and Sixpence based on the life of painter Paul Gauguin. It was published in 1919.

The Moon and Sixpence is not copyrighted in the United States and is available for download at Project Gutenberg.