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- Faber & Faber 2012; US$ 17.99
Lawrence Durrell was one of the best-selling, most celebrated English novelists of the late 20th century. The Alexandria Quartet is unquestionably his most admired work, at heart a sensuous and brilliant evocation of wartime Alexandria. In this world of corrupt glamour, L. G. Darley attempts to reconcile himself to the end of his affair with the... more...
- Faber & Faber 2012; US$ 10.99
The British Foreign Office is a timeless institution. Antrobus is the embodiment of everything that makes it what it is. His tales of diplomatic misadventure, accompanied by memorable and witty drawings, make a collection to cherish, for as long as the Foreign Office holds sway over far-flung British interests. 'Whatever wars there may be and... more...
- Faber & Faber 2015; US$ 20.40
<p>Rich in invention, psychological truth and sheer entertainment, the five short novels that comprise <b>The Avignon Quintet</b> form one of the key works of an undisputed modern master.</p><p></p><p>'Another constellation of Mediterranean mysteries and memories. This time it is not Alexandria, but Avignon:... more...
- Faber & Faber 2011; US$ 9.99
Bitter Lemons of Cyprus is Lawrence Durrell's unique account of his time in Cyprus, during the 1950s Enosis movement for freedom of the island from British colonial rule. Winner of the Duff Cooper Memorial Prize, it is a document at once personal, poetic and subtly political - a masterly combination of travelogue, memoir and treatise. 'He... more...
- Faber & Faber 2012; US$ 11.65
First published in Paris in 1938, Durrell's third novel is the story, told from the inside, of the lives and loves of a group of struggling writers and artists in a seedly London hotel.. Controversial at the time because of its sexual frankness, the book was finally published in its complete form only through the efforts of Henry Miller. more...
- Faber & Faber 2011; US$ 10.19
<p><div>Provence, where Lawrence Durrell lived for thirty years, is the motif of this final work, published just before his death. It is a highly personal and unusual book, part travelogue, part writer's notebook, part autobiography. It preserves memories from his intimate experience of the Midi, and scattered through the evocative text... more...
- Faber & Faber 2011; US$ 6.99
This captivating Mediterranean novel was written by Lawrence Durrell immediately after finishing his exquisite vignette about Corfu, Prospero's Cell , and a decade before Justine . The story is set on Crete just after the War, as an odd assortment of English travellers come ashore from a cruise ship to explore the island and in particular to examine... more...
- Faber & Faber 2012; US$ 7.99
The author of Bitter Lemons and the acclaimed novel Justine wrote a number of short sketches as a light-hearted jeu d'esprit which have been gathered together under the title Esprit de Corps . Here are entertainment and relaxation pure and simple. Except that there's a point where laughter can become painful . . . 'Whatever wars there may... more...
- Faber & Faber 2011; US$ 11.65
As every reader of Durrell knows, his writing is steeped in the living experience of the Mediterranean, and especially the islands of Greece. This captivating and highly unusual text, originally conceived as a picture book and now reset in paperback format, weaves together evocative descriptions, history and myth with Durrell's personal reminiscences.... more...
- Open Road Media 2012; US$ 14.99
A breathtaking novel of passion and politics, set in the hotbed of Palestine in the 1940s, by a master of twentieth-century fiction It is the eve of Britain?s withdrawal from Palestine in 1948, a moment that will mark the beginning of a new Israel. But the course of history is uncertain, and Israel?s territorial enemies plan to smother the... more...