The Blue Lenses has 59 ratings and 5 reviews. Книги знаменитой английской писательницы Дафны Дю Морье () уже более полувека. The Breaking Point is a collection of eight short stories by Daphne du Maurier first published in by Victor Gollancz in the UK and Doubleday in the US. It has also been published under the title The Blue Lenses and Other Stories. What is it about the work of Daphne du Maurier that continues to hold to our collective consciousness? On some level, we must recognize that.

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Initially she can see nothing and forms her impressions of her nurses and carers from their voices.

A prestigious publishing house accepted her first novel when she was in her early twenties, and its publication brought her not only fame but the attentions of a handsome soldier, Major later Lieutenant-General Sir Frederick Browning, whom she married.

Daphne du Maurier weaves a short, intriguing story about a woman in hospital for an operation on her eyes. One starts to think, who might I have misjudged in my own life?

Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. In ‘Rebecca’, on the other hand, du Maurier fuses psychological realism with a sophisticated version of the Cinderella story. See all 3 reviews.


Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. Samantha Kanisius rated it liked it Aug 12, I had a dream about my migraines and doctors transplanting a new head of an animal and another person told me to be sure to read the short story “The Blue Lenses” from this book and that I would find it particularly interesting. An amusing tale, maurjer finished.

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Also like Marda West, we come to conclusions about the characters based on this limited information. We learn how characters sound, how they smell, how they move, but not how they look. Yasemin Levine rated it liked it Jul 23, Maria rated it really liked it Feb 01, This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Return to Book Page. In some of her novels, however, she went beyond the technique of the formulaic romance to achieve a powerful psychological realism reflecting her intense feelings about her father, and to a lesser degree, her mother.

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Stella Star rated it really liked it Dec 27, What is it about the work of Daphne du Maurier that continues to hold to our collective consciousness? To leses what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Marda immediately begins to dismiss what she has seen. Natalia rated it it was amazing Nov 15, The story concerns Marda West, a woman recuperating from eye surgery. Notify me of new xaphne via email.

When the bandages are removed the woman is astonished that everyone she sees has the head of an animal.

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Like Marda, we have never seen what these characters actually look like. Thanks for telling us about the problem.

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