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By Daphne du Maurier

Sir Gerald du Maurier was once the preeminent actor-manager of his day, knighted in 1922 for his companies to the theater. released inside six months of her father's dying, Daphne du Maurier's frank portrait was once thought of surprising through lots of his admirers—but it was once an important luck, profitable her severe acclaim and launching her profession. right here, Daphne captures the spirit and style of the charismatic actor who performed the unique Captain Hook, amusingly recounting his eccentricities, his humor, in addition to his darker facet.

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