Daphne Du Maurier at Home



Daphne Du Maurier 1907 89 Is The Author Of Rebecca, Jamaica Inn, Frenchman S Creek, Don T Look Now And The Birds Among Many Others Which Continue To Thrill And Fascinate Readers Worldwide The Daughter Of Sir Gerald Du Maurier, The Leading Actor Manager Of His Day, She Grew Up In A Wildly Imaginative Peter Pan World Peopled By London S Leading Writers And Actors, Before Arriving In Cornwall At The Age Of 19 The Place And Its People Inspired Her To Write Her First Novel The Loving Spirit, A Work Which So Affected A Young Major In The Grenadier Guards, Later Lieutenant General Sir Frederick Browning, That He Travelled To Fowey In His Boat Ygdrasil To Meet And Eventually To Marry The Author This Bewitching Evocation Of Place Was To Remain A Feature Of Daphne Du Maurier S Writing, And The Source Of Much Of Her Enduring Popularity.Hilary Macaskill Explores The Homes And Landscapes Of Daphne Du Maurier S Life, And How These Relate To Her Work In Sometimes Unexpected Ways Generously Illustrated With Little Seen Material From The Family Archive As Well As New Color Photographs, This Is A Book Which Will Enrich And Transport Anyone Who Has Ever Lost Themselves Between The Covers Of A Daphne Du Maurier Novel.Daphne Du Maurier at Home

Is a well-known author, some of his books are a fascination for readers like in the Daphne Du Maurier at Home book, this is one of the most wanted Hilary Macaskill author readers around the world.

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  • Hardcover
  • 144 pages
  • Daphne Du Maurier at Home
  • Hilary Macaskill
  • English
  • 06 September 2018
  • 0711233721

10 thoughts on “Daphne Du Maurier at Home

  1. says:

    Beautiful book full of gorgeous photos from Daphne Du Mauriers life The book gives us details of her love of houses that she lived in that was so muchthan shelter to her They gave her inspiration for her writing Also a look into her family and people that meant to much to her.

  2. says:

    A very beautiful coffee table book Not quite as comprehensive as other biographies however this isthan compensated for by the wonderful photographs and writing style A visit to a much thought of area without leaving your chair Very refreshing.

  3. says:

    Getting to know one of my most favorite authors is always a delight.

  4. says:

    Lovely coffee table book filled with photos, some from family archives, that give readers an idea of how much Du Maurier s homes inspired her stories Makes me long to visit Cornwall.

  5. says:

    Mostly just looked at the pictures Interesting.

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