My Cousin Rachel Author:Daphne du Maurier My Cousin Rachel tells the story of an enigmatic and fascinating woman, and of the two Englishmen who so desperately loved her. Ambrose met the Countess Rachel Sangalletti in Italy, married her, and never returned home. But his letters to his cousin Philip soon hinted of strange troubles, even of the suspicion that he was being poisoned. Fina... more »lly a letter begged Philip to come at once. When Philip reached Italy, Ambrose was dead and Rachel had gone away.
Then Rachel came to England. At first outraged, Philip soon succumbed to her hypnotic charm. Passionately and overwhelmingly in love, he was also torn by doubt for he began to suffer from the very same symptoms Ambrose had described. Was he being drugged? Was Rachel devoted to him or was she trying to murder him? Was she an angel or a fiend?« less