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Breaking Point, the (1959) [Collection]
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  • The Blue Lenses - The terrifying post-operative nightmare of a woman who 'sees' anew...
  • Ganymede - A cameo of an ageing homosexual's experiences with a young boy and his predatory relatives.
  • The Alibi - A would-be murderer turned artist is hoist with his own petard.
  • The Pool - Delicately evokes the fantasy world of a young girl on the brink of puberty.
  • The Lordly Ones - A simple, poignant tale of a dumb child.
  • The Archduchess - An ironical fable about revolution and change in the perfect mini-duchy.
  • The Mendee and The Chamois - Each throw a different light on aspects of modern sexuality.

Original title: The Breaking Point
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionGeneral FictionEccentric People
FictionGeneral FictionTroubled Lives

The following works are contained within this one:
     Blue Lenses, the (1959) [Short Story]
      Author: Daphne du Maurier

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Breaking Point, the (1959)
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Language: English

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Breaking Point, the (1959)

ISBN: 0671781227

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