Growing Pains The Shaping of a Writer: Daphne Du Maurier Growing Pains The Shaping of a Writer: Daphne Du Maurier Growing Pains The Shaping of a Writer: Daphne Du Maurier

Growing Pains The Shaping of a Writer

Daphne Du Maurier

Published by Gollancz, 1977
Used Condition: Very Good ++ Hardcover
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1st Edition 1977. Presentation inscription to Ursula Beamont (Pike) on the outer endpaper. Bookplate of Ursula Pike to inner page. This book came from the family of Cynthia Peniston-Bird (nee. Beaumont) and Ursula Pike (nee Beaumont) who were sisters. Daphne Du Maurier was their first cousin. Ursula and Daphne were particular friends and often holidayed together. They spent many hours as children discovering the Cornish coastline. According to the family, Ursula and Daphne discovered the house that became Manderley in her most famous book Rebecca. Signed or inscribed books by the author are very un-common especially something as personel as this. Book is very good++ and bright. Pages edges a little dusty. Tape to the outer endpaper. The complete wrapper is very good++ and bright. More images can be taken upon request. Ref 9397 Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 011740

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Title: Growing Pains The Shaping of a Writer

Publisher: Gollancz

Publication Date: 1977

Binding: Cloth

Book Condition:Very Good ++

Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good++

Signed: Signed by Author

Edition: First Edition.

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