24 September 2002
DU MAURIER, Daphne, Dame (1907-1989). Rebecca. London: Victor Gollancz, 1938.
8o. Original black cloth; dust jacket (spine panel a little darkened and with small chips to head, some light staining, a few short tears to bottom edge).
FIRST EDITION of Du Maurier's most important work, a Cinderella story gone awry. Lawrence Olivier and Joan Fontain starred as the ill-fated De Winters in Hitchcock's psychological thriller of 1940. A Haycraft-Queen Cornerstone. Illustrated on page 8.
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