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Vanishing Cornwall
By Du Maurier and Christian Browning (photographer)
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Virago Pr
Publication date June 1, 2008
Pages 200
Binding Hardcover
Edition New
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9781844083947
ISBN-10 1844083942
Dimensions 1.25 by 6.50 by 8.50 in.
Weight 1.55 lbs.
Availability§ Out of Print
Published in Great Britain
Original list price $24.95
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Beautiful, mysterious, Cornwall exerts a potent spell on all who visit it.
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"There was a smell in the air of tar and rope and rusted chain, a smell of tidal water. Down harbour, around the point, was the open sea. Here was the freedom I desired, long sought-for, not yet known. Freedom to write, to walk, to wander, freedom to climb hills, to pull a boat, to be alone . . . I for this, and this for me." Daphne du Maurier lived in her beloved Cornwall for most of her life. Its rugged coastline, wild terrain and tumultuous weather inspired her imagination, and many of her works are set there, including Rebecca, Jamaica Inn, and Frenchman’s Creek. In Vanishing Cornwall she celebrates the land she loved, exploring its legends, its history, and its people, eloquently making a powerful plea for Cornwall’s preservation.


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9781844083947 | details & prices | 200 pages | 6.50 × 8.50 × 1.25 in. | 1.55 lbs | List price $24.95
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