The Birds and Other Stories by Daphne Du Maurier buy used Used & Rare price $23.16 new from$12.15 shop with confidence SPECIAL SHIPPING CONSIDERATIONS FOR USED & RARE ITEMS. Please see the special considerations for shipping Used & Rare items, including extended delivery times, possible import duties & taxes. Delivered in 3-5 weeks Format: Mass-market paperback Publisher: Virago Press Ltd Condition: The following ISBNs are associated with this title: ISBN - 10:1844080870 ISBN - 13:9781844080878 Seller Comments: The book has been read but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact and the cover is intact. Some minor wear to the spine. B-format paperback. 256 p. VMC. , 336. From the Publisher How long he fought with them in the darkness he could not tell, but at last the beating of the wings about him lessened and then withdrew . . . ''A classic of alienation and horror, ''The Birds'' was immortalised by Hitchcock in his celebrated film. The five other chilling stories in this collection echo a sense of dislocation and mock man''s sense of dominance over the natural world. The mountain paradise of ''Monte Verità'' promises immortality, but at a terrible price; a neglected wife haunts her husband in the form of an apple tree; a professional photographer steps out from behind the camera and into his subject''s life; a date with a cinema usherette leads to a walk in the cemetery; and a jealous father finds a remedy when three''s a crowd . . .