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Daphne du Maurier

Biography

Daphne du Maurier

Daphne du Maurier (1907-1989) has been called one of the great shapers of popular culture and the modern imagination. Among her more famous works are THE SCAPEGOAT, JAMAICA INN, REBECCA, and the short story THE BIRDS, all of which were subsequently made into films, the latter three directed by Alfred Hitchcock.

Daphne du Maurier

Books by Daphne du Maurier

by Daphne du Maurier - Horror

The second Mrs. Maxim de Winter arrives at an immense estate on the windswept Cornish coast. Here she is drawn into the life of the first Mrs. de Winter, the beautiful Rebecca, dead but never forgotten. And as an eerie presentiment of evil tightens around her heart, the second Mrs. de Winter begins her search for the real fate of Rebecca.