From one of the last century's greatest storytellers, Lawrence Durrell, comes a sumptuous collection of essays that describe the author's unique and cherished approach to life, with its pagan enjoyments as well as its intellectual pursuits. The book contains Durrell's articles about the Mediterranean and Aegean islands he loved so much, along with ...
From one of the last century's greatest storytellers, Lawrence Durrell, comes a sumptuous collection of essays that describe the author's unique and cherished approach to life, with its pagan enjoyments as well as its intellectual pursuits. The book contains Durrell's articles about the Mediterranean and Aegean islands he loved so much, along with passages from his letters. My books are always about living in places, Durrell wrote, not just rushing through them.
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Good Condition in Fair jacket. Ex-library with typical marks, light wear; yellowing to pages; good sound book. Edited by Alan G. Thomas. The jacket has some creasing and discoloring; large cut on the back; taped to covers. Contents includes Corfu and England; Greece; Egypt; Rhodes; South America-Yugoslavia; Yugoslavia; Cyprus; The Midi; Some Notes on My Friends John Gawsworth; Thinking about 'Smartie'; Landscape and Character; Pied Piper of Lovers; A Landmark Gone; Panic Spring; Zero and Asylum in the Snow; Delphi; Troubadour; Beccaficl: A Tragic History; Oil for the Saint, Return to Corfu; In Praise of Fanatics; The River Rhone; Laura, a Portrait of Avignon; Across Secret Provence; Old Methieu; Women of the Mediterranean; Three Roses of Grenoble; The Gascon Touch; Solange; Down the Styx; Reflections on Travel. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Standard Weight. Category: Countries & Travel; Inventory No: 099707.
Very Good / Good Jacket. 1969 E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc. First Edition, stated. Dust jacket states second printing. NOT Remaindered. NOT ex-library. Hardcover has blue cloth-covered boards with beige cloth-covered spine and dark blue spine lettering. Small blind-stamped floral decoration on front cover. Black and white plates. Binding tight. Hinges NOT cracked. Spine ends lightly bumped. Pages clean and unmarked. 430 pages. Color illustrated dust jacket has light edge and surface wear, with a one inch closed tear at the top of the front panel and two smaller ones. Dust jacket is NOT price clipped. Carefully packed, shipped in a box. Includes dust jacket.
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