Book: Du Maurier Daphne «Jamaica Inn (+ Audio CD)»

Jamaica Inn (+ Audio CD)

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When her mother dies, Mary Yellan goes to live with her aunt and uncle at Jamaica Inn. Strange things happen there at night, and Mary slowly discovers that she and her aunt are in terrible danger. Can she save herself and her aunt before it is too late?

Издательство: "Pearson Education (Longman)" (2011)

ISBN: 978-1-4082-7639-6

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Du MAURIER, Daphne

(1907-1989)
   UK writer, granddaughter of George DU MAURIER, famous for dark-hued romances (like Rebecca [1938]), usually set in Cornwall and often - like her first, The Loving Spirit (1931), a ghost story - tinged with the supernatural; drugs send the protagonist of The House on the Strand (1969) into medieval Cornwall. Her one sf novel, Rule Britannia (1972), subjects a NEAR FUTURE Cornwall to US INVASION, during which the natives rebel against the tasteless Yankees. Among DDM's short stories are "The Birds", from The Apple Tree: A Short Novel and Some Stories (coll 1952; vt Kiss Me Again, Stranger 1953 US; vt The Birds and Other Stories 1963 UK), which was made by Alfred Hitchcock into The BIRDS (1963), and "Don't Look Now", from Not After Midnight (coll 1971; vt Don't Look Now 1971 US), which Nicholas Roeg filmed as Don't Look Now (1973).
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   Other works include: The Breaking Point: Eight Stories (coll 1959; vt The Blue Lenses, and Other Stories 1970); Echoes from the Macabre: Selected Stories (coll 1976); Classics of the Macabre (coll 1987; vt Daphne Du Maurier's Classics of the Macabre 1987 US).

Источник: Du MAURIER, Daphne

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