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Helen George to star in <em>My Cousin Rachel</em>
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Helen George to star in <em>My Cousin Rachel</em>Helen George to star in My Cousin Rachel
Helen George to star in <em>My Cousin Rachel</em>
Helen George, who is most well known for her role in the television series Call the Midwife, has been cast in the leading role of a new stage adaptation of Daphne du Maurier’s My Cousin Rachel, which will run at the Theatre Royal Bath in November.... More >>
Helen George to star in <em>My Cousin Rachel</em>
Review of Fowey Festival 2019
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Review of Fowey Festival 2019Review of Fowey Festival 2019
Review of Fowey Festival 2019
Head over to our Festival news page at the link below to read our review of the 2019 Fowey Festival.... More >>

http://www.dumaurier.org/news_details.php?id=575&nc=1


Review of Fowey Festival 2019
A reminder about the Tywardreath Players performance of <em>The House on the Strand</em>
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A reminder about the Tywardreath Players performance of <em>The House on the Strand</em>A reminder about the Tywardreath Players performance of The House on the Strand
A reminder about the Tywardreath Players performance of <em>The House on the Strand</em>
19th May 2019: An important reminder for all du Maurier followers in the Fowey area. Daphne du Maurier’s novel The House on the Strand is celebrating is fiftieth anniversary this year and to honour such an important moment the Tywardreath Players will be performing their play of the book at Marsh Villa Gardens, Par from Tuesday 21st to Saturday 25th May 2019. ... More >>
A reminder about the Tywardreath Players performance of <em>The House on the Strand</em>
Celebrating Daphne du Maurier’s birthday
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Celebrating Daphne du Maurier’s birthdayCelebrating Daphne du Maurier’s birthday
Celebrating Daphne du Maurier’s birthday
13th May 2019: Today we celebrate Daphne du Maurier’s birthday. She was born on 13th May 1907, the second daughter to Gerald du Maurier and his wife Muriel (née Beaumont)... More >>
Celebrating Daphne du Maurier’s birthday
Kristin Scott Thomas to play Mrs Danvers
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Kristin Scott Thomas to play Mrs DanversKristin Scott Thomas to play Mrs Danvers
Kristin Scott Thomas to play Mrs Danvers
10th May 2019: It has just been announced that Kristin Scott Thomas (The English Patient, Four Weddings and a Funeral, Sarah’s Key) is to join the cast of Ben Wheatley’s new adaptation of Rebecca... More >>
Kristin Scott Thomas to play Mrs Danvers
Fowey Festival of Arts and Literature 10th – 18th May 2019
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Fowey Festival of Arts and Literature 10th – 18th May 2019Fowey Festival of Arts and Literature 10th – 18th May 2019
Fowey Festival of Arts and Literature 10th – 18th May 2019
9th May 2019: The Fowey Festival of Arts and Literature begins tomorrow. Copies of the programme can be picked up in lots of locations around Fowey and it is also available on the Fowey Festival website. Check on our Fowey Festival news page regularly because we will be highlighting the Daphne du Maurier related events that are taking place day by day.... More >>
Fowey Festival of Arts and Literature 10th – 18th May 2019
The Ely Standard newspaper report on the auction of Maureen Baker-Munton’s Daphne du Maurier related archive
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The Ely Standard newspaper report on the auction of Maureen Baker-Munton’s Daphne du Maurier related archiveThe Ely Standard newspaper report on the auction of Maureen Baker-Munton’s Daphne du Maurier related archive
The Ely Standard newspaper report on the auction of Maureen Baker-Munton’s Daphne du Maurier related archive
7th May 2019: The Ely Standard has published a report on the Maureen Baker-Munton auction which took place at Rowley’s Auction House, Ely on Saturday 27th April. Maureen Baker-Munton had been PA to Lieutenant General Sir Fredrick Browning ... More >>

https://www.elystandard.co.uk/news/du-maurier-typewriter-sold-for-40-times-estimate-1-6037469


The Ely Standard newspaper report on the auction of Maureen Baker-Munton’s Daphne du Maurier related archive
Tywardreath Players to perform The House on the Strand
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Tywardreath Players to perform The House on the StrandTywardreath Players to perform The House on the Strand
Tywardreath Players to perform The House on the Strand
3rd May 2019: Daphne du Maurier’s novel The House on the Strand is celebrating is fiftieth year this year and to honour such an important anniversary the Tywardreath Players will be performing their play of the book at Marsh Villa Gardens, Par from Tuesday 21st to Saturday 25th May 2019. Performances begin at 7.30pm and tickets are available from the Cornish Riviera Box Office (CRBO) on their website www.crbo.co.uk or by telephone 01726 879500.... More >>
Tywardreath Players to perform The House on the Strand
How writing to Daphne du Maurier encouraged Julie Myerson to become a writer
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How writing to Daphne du Maurier encouraged Julie Myerson to become a writerHow writing to Daphne du Maurier encouraged Julie Myerson to become a writer
How writing to Daphne du Maurier encouraged Julie Myerson to become a writer
1st May 2019: An article in The Guardian this week tells us how Julie Myerson was encouraged to become a writer because of the responses she received from authors that she wrote to as a teenager.... More >>
How writing to Daphne du Maurier encouraged Julie Myerson to become a writer
<em>Daphne’s Ghost</em>, a novel by D.L. Baylis
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<em>Daphne’s Ghost</em>, a novel by D.L. Baylis Daphne’s Ghost, a novel by D.L. Baylis
<em>Daphne’s Ghost</em>, a novel by D.L. Baylis
30th April 2019: Daphne’s Ghost, the first novel from writer D.L. Baylis has just been published. For a review of this romantic tale with an unexpected twist, and information about availability click here: ... More >>

http://www.dumaurier.org/menu_page.php?id=148


<em>Daphne’s Ghost</em>, a novel by D.L. Baylis
Looking back at the Maureen Baker-Munton auction of Daphne du Maurier related items
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Looking back at the Maureen Baker-Munton auction of Daphne du Maurier related itemsLooking back at the Maureen Baker-Munton auction of Daphne du Maurier related items
Looking back at the Maureen Baker-Munton auction of Daphne du Maurier related items
28th April 2019: On Saturday 27th April, the Du Maurier archive belonging to Maureen Baker-Munton, PA to Lt Gen Sir Frederick ‘Boy’ Browning, was sold at auction at Rowley’s Fine Art in Ely, Cambridgeshire. It took just over five hours for auctioneer Will Axon to make his way through more than 350 lots, including handwritten and typed letters by Daphne du Maurier, Royal photographs and memorabilia, and military items belonging to Boy Browning. ... More >>
Looking back at the Maureen Baker-Munton auction of Daphne du Maurier related items
Article about Daphne du Maurier's hidden poems on 'The Conversation' website
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Article about Daphne du Maurier's hidden poems on 'The Conversation' websiteArticle about Daphne du Maurier's hidden poems on 'The Conversation' website
Article about Daphne du Maurier's hidden poems on 'The Conversation' website
23rd April 2019: In this article about the newly discovered du Maurier poems, Dr Laura Varnam tells us about the discovery and explains how they shed light on a talented writer honing her craft... More >>
Article about Daphne du Maurier's hidden poems on 'The Conversation' website
<em>Daphne du Maurier: sur les traces de Rebecca</em>
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<em>Daphne du Maurier: sur les traces de Rebecca</em>Daphne du Maurier: sur les traces de Rebecca
<em>Daphne du Maurier: sur les traces de Rebecca</em>
22nd April 2019: The French documentary Daphne du Maurier: sur les traces de Rebecca, first shown on the Arte culture channel on television in France and Germany in 2017 is to be show again, in both countries, this Sunday (28th April).... More >>
<em>Daphne du Maurier: sur les traces de Rebecca</em>
An amazing discovery of previously unseen poems by Daphne du Maurier
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An amazing discovery of previously unseen poems by Daphne du MaurierAn amazing discovery of previously unseen poems by Daphne du Maurier
An amazing discovery of previously unseen poems by Daphne du Maurier
16th April 2019: News of the discovery of some of Daphne du Maurier's early poetry, hidden behind a beautiful photograph of her for 90 years, has come from Rowley’s Auction House, Ely, where the forthcoming action of Maureen Baker-Munton’s Daphne du Maurier archive goes under the hammer on 27th April. ... More >>
An amazing discovery of previously unseen poems by Daphne du Maurier
Maureen Baker-Munton's Daphne du Maurier archive auction catalogue is now available
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Maureen Baker-Munton's Daphne du Maurier archive auction catalogue is now availableMaureen Baker-Munton's Daphne du Maurier archive auction catalogue is now available
Maureen Baker-Munton's Daphne du Maurier archive auction catalogue is now available
15th April 2019: Excitement about the auction of Daphne du Maurier items, from the archive of Maureen Baker-Munton, which takes place at Rowley’s Auction House, Ely, Cambridgeshire on Saturday 27th April is mounting now that the catalogue is available on line... More >>
Maureen Baker-Munton's Daphne du Maurier archive auction catalogue is now available
Maureen Baker-Munton's du Maurier archive to go to auction
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Maureen Baker-Munton's du Maurier archive to go to auctionMaureen Baker-Munton's du Maurier archive to go to auction
Maureen Baker-Munton's du Maurier archive to go to auction
15th March 2019: Maureen Baker Munton (née Luschwitz) was Staff Officer and later PA to Lieutenant General Sir Fredrick Browning and a family friend to the du Maurier Browning family for many years. Her archive of du Maurier related ephemera goes up for auction in April ... More >>
Maureen Baker-Munton's du Maurier archive to go to auction
Daphne du Maurier documentary is the Sunday Times Critics' Choice
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Daphne du Maurier documentary is the Sunday Times Critics' Choice Daphne du Maurier documentary is the Sunday Times Critics' Choice
Daphne du Maurier documentary is the Sunday Times Critics' Choice
17th February 2019: We are delighted to tell you that the Daphne du Maurier documentary In Rebecca’s Footsteps is the Sunday Times Critics’ Choice for television viewing this Wednesday, 20th February at 9pm on @PBSAmerica. ... More >>
Daphne du Maurier documentary is the Sunday Times Critics' Choice
Daphne du Maurier documentary to be shown on British television
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Daphne du Maurier documentary to be shown on British televisionDaphne du Maurier documentary to be shown on British television
Daphne du Maurier documentary to be shown on British television
15th February 2019: Daphne du Maurier: In Rebecca’s Footsteps, the documentary made in France and the UK in 2017, is to make its British television premiere on the PBS America channel on Wednesday 20th February at 9pm. ... More >>
Daphne du Maurier documentary to be shown on British television
Jamaica Inn is presented with an award for helping snow-bound motorists
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Jamaica Inn is presented with an award for helping snow-bound motoristsJamaica Inn is presented with an award for helping snow-bound motorists
Jamaica Inn is presented with an award for helping snow-bound motorists
8th February 2019: Highways England, the company which maintains and manages the A30 route through Devon and Cornwall, presented an award to the staff of Jamaica Inn yesterday, in recognition of the help and support that they gave to motorists in the bad weather last week.... More >>
Jamaica Inn is presented with an award for helping snow-bound motorists
Daphne du Maurier's literary agent celebrates 120 years of business
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Daphne du Maurier's literary agent celebrates 120 years of businessDaphne du Maurier's literary agent celebrates 120 years of business
Daphne du Maurier's literary agent celebrates 120 years of business
7th February 2019: From the beginning of Daphne du Maurier’s writing career Curtis Brown has been her literary agent. This year Curtis Brown celebrates 120 years of business, having been founded by Albert Curtis Brown in 1899, making them one of the oldest literary agents in Europe. During this celebratory year Curtis Brown are looking back at the many talented writers that they have represented from the earliest days to the current authors whose work they represent.... More >>

http://www.curtisbrowncreative.co.uk/from-nancy-mitford-to-daphne-du-maurier-great-curtis-brown-debut-novels-from-1930/


Daphne du Maurier's literary agent celebrates 120 years of business
Jamaica Inn in the news as snow engulfs the A30
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Jamaica Inn in the news as snow engulfs the A30Jamaica Inn in the news as snow engulfs the A30
Jamaica Inn in the news as snow engulfs the A30
The celebrated inn on Bodmin moor, made famous by Daphne du Maurier's 1936 novel 'Jamaica Inn', was in the news this week as they offered hospitality to motorists who were stranded by snow on the A30. This article in the Guardian describes Jamaica Inn's staffs' brilliant efforts to assist travellers and refers to Daphne's celebrated novel. They might not have received such a warm welcome if Joss Merlyn, from the novel, had been the landlord! Well done to everyone at Jamaica Inn for their wonderful work and kindness.... More >>

https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2019/feb/01/snow-room-at-jamaica-inn-after-more-than-100-motorists-seek-shelter


Jamaica Inn in the news as snow engulfs the A30
Daphne du Maurier’s books in Bhutan, South East Asia
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Daphne du Maurier’s books in Bhutan, South East AsiaDaphne du Maurier’s books in Bhutan, South East Asia
Daphne du Maurier’s books in Bhutan, South East Asia
12th January 2019: We know that Daphne du Maurier has followers all over the world. At Bookends of Fowey we send her books to customers in many different countries. One of our customers, Cuthbert, who lives in Australia, buys Daphne du Maurier titles regularly and ... More >>
Daphne du Maurier’s books in Bhutan, South East Asia
New Interview Essay on Du Maurier by Dr Laura Varnam
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New Interview Essay on Du Maurier by Dr Laura VarnamNew Interview Essay on Du Maurier by Dr Laura Varnam
New Interview Essay on Du Maurier by Dr Laura Varnam
We are delighted to share this in-depth interview essay by Festival regular Dr Laura Varnam on the website Five Books. Looking beyond 'Rebecca' and 'Jamaica Inn', Laura discusses lesser known works by Du Maurier, showing why Daphne should be reevaluated as one of the twentieth century's most prodigious and versatile literary talents. Discussing Daphne's life, works, love for Cornwall, literary influences, and Hitchcock's adaptations of her works, this long essay is a fascinating read for all Du Maurier fans. (Please note, does contain some plot spoilers).... More >>

https://fivebooks.com/best-books/daphne-du-maurier/


New Interview Essay on Du Maurier by Dr Laura Varnam

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