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Greene on Capri : a memoir

Author: Shirley Hazzard; Lois Verrall
Publisher: North Hobart : Hear A Book, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on Cassette : Cassette recording : English
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For millennia the cliffs of Capri have sheltered pleasure-seekers and refugees alike and hosts of eccentrics and outcasts. Here in the 1960s Graham Greene became friends with the author Shirley Hazzard, their friendship lasting until Greene's death in 1991. In Greene on Capri, Hazzard uses their ever volatile intimacy as a prism through which to illuminate Greene's mercurial character, his work and the extraordinary  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Shirley Hazzard; Graham Greene; Graham Greene; Shirley Hazzard
Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Shirley Hazzard; Lois Verrall
ISBN: 1740541200 9781740541206
OCLC Number: 222572845
Performer(s): Narrator : Lois Verrall.
Description: 5 audiocassettes (approximately 6 hr., 30 min.) : 2 track, mono
Responsibility: Shirley Hazzard.

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For millennia the cliffs of Capri have sheltered pleasure-seekers and refugees alike and hosts of eccentrics and outcasts. Here in the 1960s Graham Greene became friends with the author Shirley Hazzard, their friendship lasting until Greene's death in 1991. In Greene on Capri, Hazzard uses their ever volatile intimacy as a prism through which to illuminate Greene's mercurial character, his work and the extraordinary literary culture that long thrived on this enchanted island.

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