The English Novel The Painted Veil is written by W. Somerset Maugham Published in 1925 by Heinemann in United Kingdom. And published in United States by George H. Doran, First edition is published in United Kingdom. The title of this novel is taken from Percy Bysshe Shelley book sonnet. The novel is first published in serialized from November 1924 to March 1925. And published in united Kingdom in eight parts in Nash’s Magazine.
Kitty is the main character who got married in young age by his mother. She is never happy with her marriage she married with a scientist Walter Fane, She is not happy with married so she have a affair with Charlie Townsend a young man. They have tension in their relation and Kitty become pregnant. The story is all about Kitty and her affair at the end of novel kitty mother died and she return home with her father.
William Somerset Maugham
He was a British playwright, novelist and short story writer. Born in 25 January 1874 in France. His noteable work is Of Human Bondage, The Moon and Sixpence, Cakes and Ale and The Razor’s Edge. Married with Syrie Wellcome in 1917.