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Bluebeard's Legacy: Death and Secrets from Bartók to Hitchcock

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The tale of the serial wife-murderer Bluebeard, his defiant, and surviving, final wife, a bloodied key and a secret chamber of horrors, has fascinated writers, composers, artists and film-makers throughout modern times. It is a unique story that dares to disclose and explore masculine violence: the homme fatal.

This transdisciplinary book explores the deep appeal of the Blu
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Paperback, 256 pages
Published March 15th 2009 by I. B. Tauris (first published January 20th 2008)
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Stephanie McGarrah
The head of one of the real "Bluebeard's" floating in a jar at the Museum of Death in L.A. led me to check this book out. It is too academic and heavy with the art and musical theory/history for me at the moment.
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