Secrets Beyond the Door: The Story of Bluebeard and His Wives

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The tale of Bluebeard's Wife--the story of a young woman who discovers that her mysterious blue-bearded husband has murdered his former spouses--no longer squares with what most parents consider good bedtime reading for their children. But the story has remained alive for adults, allowing it to lead a rich subterranean existence in novels ranging from Jane Eyre to Lolita and in films as diverse as Hitchcock's Notorious and Jane Campion's The Piano . In this fascinating work, Maria Tatar analyzes the many forms the ...

Secrets Beyond the Door: The Story of Bluebeard and His Wives 2006, Princeton University Press

ISBN-13: 9780691127835

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Secrets Beyond the Door: The Story of Bluebeard and His Wives 2004, Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ

ISBN-13: 9780691117072

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