Top Marketplace offers for ISBN

9781844080656

The Glass-Blowers (VMC)

Du Maurier, Daphne

3.58 avg rating
( 1,296 ratings by GoodReads )
Not the book you're looking for? Search for all books with this author and title
9781844080656: The Glass-Blowers (VMC)

Perhaps we shall not see each other again. I will write to you, though, and tell you, as best I can, the story of your family. A glass-blower, remember, breathes life into a vessel, giving it shape and form and sometimes beauty; but he can with that same breath, shatter and destroy it' Faithful to her word, Sophie Duval reveals to her long-lost nephew the tragic story of a family of master craftsmen in eighteenth-century France. The world of the glass-blowers has its own traditions, it's own language - and its own rules. 'If you marry into glass' Pierre Labbe warns his daughter, 'you will say goodbye to everything familiar, and enter a closed world'. But crashing into this world comes the violence and terror of the French Revolution against which, the family struggles to survive. The Glass Blowers is a remarkable achievement - an imaginative and exciting reworking of du Maurier's own family history.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

Daphne du Maurier was born in 1906 and educated at home and in Paris. She began writing in 1928, and many of her bestselling novels were set in Cornwall, where she lived for most of her life. She was made a DBE in 1969 and died in 1989.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Buy New View Book
List Price: US$
US$ 10.37

Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Du Maurier, Daphne
Published by Little, Brown Book Group, United Kingdom (2004)
ISBN 10: 184408065X ISBN 13: 9781844080656
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Seller
The Book Depository US
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Little, Brown Book Group, United Kingdom, 2004. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 196 x 126 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. Perhaps we shall not see each other again. I will write to you, though, and tell you, as best I can, the story of your family. A glass-blower, remember, breathes life into a vessel, giving it shape and form and sometimes beauty; but he can with that same breath, shatter and destroy it Faithful to her word, Sophie Duval reveals to her long-lost nephew the tragic story of a family of master craftsmen in eighteenth-century France. The world of the glass-blowers has its own traditions, it s own language - and its own rules. If you marry into glass Pierre Labbe warns his daughter, you will say goodbye to everything familiar, and enter a closed world . But crashing into this world comes the violence and terror of the French Revolution against which, the family struggles to survive. The Glass Blowers is a remarkable achievement - an imaginative and exciting reworking of du Maurier s own family history. Bookseller Inventory # AA29781844080656

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 10.37
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Du Maurier, Daphne
ISBN 10: 184408065X ISBN 13: 9781844080656
New Quantity Available: > 20
Seller
BWB
(Valley Stream, NY, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # 97818440806560000000

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 10.38
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Du Maurier, Daphne
Published by Little, Brown Book Group, United Kingdom (2004)
ISBN 10: 184408065X ISBN 13: 9781844080656
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Seller
The Book Depository
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Little, Brown Book Group, United Kingdom, 2004. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 196 x 126 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. Perhaps we shall not see each other again. I will write to you, though, and tell you, as best I can, the story of your family. A glass-blower, remember, breathes life into a vessel, giving it shape and form and sometimes beauty; but he can with that same breath, shatter and destroy it Faithful to her word, Sophie Duval reveals to her long-lost nephew the tragic story of a family of master craftsmen in eighteenth-century France. The world of the glass-blowers has its own traditions, it s own language - and its own rules. If you marry into glass Pierre Labbe warns his daughter, you will say goodbye to everything familiar, and enter a closed world . But crashing into this world comes the violence and terror of the French Revolution against which, the family struggles to survive. The Glass Blowers is a remarkable achievement - an imaginative and exciting reworking of du Maurier s own family history. Bookseller Inventory # AA29781844080656

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 10.50
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Du Maurier, Daphne
Published by Virago Press Ltd 2004-06-03 (2004)
ISBN 10: 184408065X ISBN 13: 9781844080656
New Paperback Quantity Available: 5
Seller
Chiron Media
(Wallingford, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Virago Press Ltd 2004-06-03, 2004. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # NU-GRD-00501195

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 9.45
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.92
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Du Maurier, Daphne
ISBN 10: 184408065X ISBN 13: 9781844080656
New Paperback Quantity Available: 7
Seller
Ria Christie Collections
(Uxbridge, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Paperback. Book Condition: New. Not Signed; Perhaps we shall not see each other again. I will write to you, though, and tell you, as best I can, the story of your family. A glass-blower, remember, breathes life into a vessel, giving it shape and form and sometimes beauty; but he can with that same breath, shatter and destroy it' Faithful to her word, Sophie Duval reveals to her long-lost nephew the tragic story of a family of master craftsmen in eighteenth-century France. The world of the glass-blowers has its own traditions, it's own language - and its own rules. 'If you marry into glass' Pierre Labbe warns his daughter, 'you will say goodbye to everything familiar, and enter a closed world'. But crashing into this world comes the violence and terror of the French Revolution against which, the family struggles to survive. The Glass Blowers is a remarkable achievement - an imaginative and exciting reworking of du Maurier's own family history. book. Bookseller Inventory # ria9781844080656_rkm

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 10.53
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.69
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Du Maurier, Daphne
Published by Little, Brown Book Group
ISBN 10: 184408065X ISBN 13: 9781844080656
New Softcover Quantity Available: 7
Seller
Kennys Bookstore
(Olney, MD, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Little, Brown Book Group. Book Condition: New. * A warm, human drama set against the events of the French Revolution Series: VMC. Num Pages: 384 pages. BIC Classification: FC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 125 x 26. Weight in Grams: 272. . 2004. Paperback. . . . . Bookseller Inventory # V9781844080656

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 14.39
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

Du Maurier, Daphne
Published by Little, Brown Book Group
ISBN 10: 184408065X ISBN 13: 9781844080656
New Softcover Quantity Available: 7
Rating
[?]

Book Description Little, Brown Book Group. Book Condition: New. * A warm, human drama set against the events of the French Revolution Series: VMC. Num Pages: 384 pages. BIC Classification: FC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 125 x 26. Weight in Grams: 272. . 2004. Paperback. . . . . Bookseller Inventory # V9781844080656

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 15.12
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From Ireland to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

Du Maurier, Daphne
Published by Little, Brown Book Group 2004-06-03, London (2004)
ISBN 10: 184408065X ISBN 13: 9781844080656
New paperback Quantity Available: 5
Seller
Blackwell's
(Oxford, OX, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Little, Brown Book Group 2004-06-03, London, 2004. paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # 9781844080656

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 12.58
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 2.99
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

9.

Du Maurier, Daphne
ISBN 10: 184408065X ISBN 13: 9781844080656
New Quantity Available: 3
Seller
Speedy Hen LLC
(Jacksonville, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # ST184408065X. Bookseller Inventory # ST184408065X

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 15.97
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

10.

Du Maurier, Daphne
Published by Virago (2004)
ISBN 10: 184408065X ISBN 13: 9781844080656
New Softcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Rating
[?]

Book Description Virago, 2004. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # EA9781844080656

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 11.58
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.48
From Germany to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book