Rebecca. Daphne Du Maurier.

Rebecca

New York: Doubleday, Doran and Company, Inc., 1938. Reprint. Hard Cover. Good / No Jacket. Item #2314391

1938 reprint with 1938 date on title page and CL code on copyright page. Spine and endpapers lightly soiled, small chip from spine head and two tiny internal holes along front joint, silver band a bit abraded, ink name and small dealer plate on front endpaper, flap of original jacket laid in reads '120th thousand' and has $2.75 price on corner.

457 pp. 8vo. Red cloth, silver decorative band across boards & spine with navy blue titles & illustration. "Last night I dreamt I went to Manderley again... With these words the reader is ushered into an isolated gray stone manse on the windswept Cornish coast, as the second Mrs. Maxim de Winter recalls the chilling events that transpired as she began her new life as the young bride of a husband she barely knew. For in every corner of every room in the immense, foreboding estate were phantoms of a time dead but not forgotten -- a past devotedly preserved by the sinister housekeeper, Mrs. Danvers: a suite immaculate and untouched, clothing laid out and ready to be worn, but not by any of the great house's current occupants. And with an eerie presentiment of evil tightening her heart, the second Mrs. de Winter walked in the shadow of her mysterious predecessor, determined to uncover the darkest secrets and shattering truths about Maxim's first wife -- the late and hauntingly beautiful Rebecca."

Price: $75.00

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