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Justine by Lawrence Durrell( Book )
474 editions published between 1002 and 2017 in 21 languages and held by 4,071 libraries worldwide
Story of the modern Egyptian city of Alexandria, in which an Irish schoolmaster, a passionate, tormented Jewess, a Greek cabaret dancer, and a Coptic financier play out their destinies amid decadent surroundings symbolic of an erotic world
Mountolive : a novel by Lawrence Durrell( Book )
321 editions published between 1957 and 2014 in 18 languages and held by 3,701 libraries worldwide
British Ambassador David Mountolive enters the intrigues of the interwoven community of characters
Balthazar : a novel by Lawrence Durrell( Book )
327 editions published between 1958 and 2016 in 23 languages and held by 3,491 libraries worldwide
Once again Durrell writes of Justine, Melissa, Clea, Nessim, Pursewarden, Scobie, Pombal-but from a fresh point of view. THe new insights are provided by the psychiatrist, Balthazar, who convinces the narrator that the first volume of the story was almost wholly inaccurate. So this second volume is a correction and an expansion of the first
Clea : a novel by Lawrence Durrell( Book )
308 editions published between 1959 and 2016 in 17 languages and held by 3,455 libraries worldwide
Darley returns to a war-fevered Alexandria as the stories of the many characters move toward conclusion
The black book by Lawrence Durrell( Book )
94 editions published between 1959 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 1,720 libraries worldwide
The setting is a moldering residential hotel in London which shelters a group of strange, impassioned people--sensualists, idealists, self-searchers, sex-seekers. They are seen through the eyes of Lawrence Lucifer, the young narrator who has moved into the hotel for the winter
Nunquam; a novel by Lawrence Durrell( Book )
79 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in 10 languages and held by 1,624 libraries worldwide
In the second half of the work, Nunquam, Iolanthe [Felix Charlock's lover in the first novel, Tunc] is resurrected as a robot, which ultimately destroys itself along with the director of the Firm, Julian. The novel ends with the burning of the Firm's contracts, but no one knows if this will cause any change. --wikipedia.com
The Alexandria quartet: Justine, Balthazar, Mountolive, Clea by Lawrence Durrell( Book )
159 editions published between 1957 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,587 libraries worldwide
Consisting of Justine, Balthazar, Mountolive and Clea - The Alexandria Quartet explores the sexual and political intrigues of a group of expatriates in Egypt before and after the Second World War
The Henry Miller reader by Henry Miller( Book )
17 editions published between 1959 and 1969 in English and held by 1,360 libraries worldwide
The dark labyrinth by Lawrence Durrell( Book )
100 editions published between 1947 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,341 libraries worldwide
About a quest for peace of mind by a group of English people
Livia : or, Buried alive by Lawrence Durrell( Book )
63 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,189 libraries worldwide
Love and youth in the world, which ended with the Nazi War, are placed against the timeless backdrop of Provence. Both real and imaginary people enter the drama which is written by a member of the cast
Constance, or, Solitary practices by Lawrence Durrell( Book )
28 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,096 libraries worldwide
Roman der bl.a. foregår under 2. verdenskrig i det tysk okkuperede Sydfrankrig
A key to modern British poetry by Lawrence Durrell( Book )
24 editions published between 1952 and 1970 in English and held by 1,057 libraries worldwide
Monsieur by Lawrence Durrell( Book )
33 editions published between 1974 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,054 libraries worldwide
Three lovers and comrades seek happiness in a dilapidated chateau near history-enveloped Avignon, but must contend with madness, eerie obsessions, and darker demonic forces
Sebastian : or, Ruling passions by Lawrence Durrell( Book )
33 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,006 libraries worldwide
With Europe reduced to rubble after the Second World War, Constance must seek knowledge beyond the modern in order to heal her patients--and herself In Durrell's fourth installment of the Avignon Quintet, Constance returns to Europe after the end of World War II. A Freudian analyst, she treats the shell-shocked, the battle-fatigued, and other despairing survivors in Geneva. She also treats the traumatized, autistic son of her former lover, Sebastian--a situation that draws her back into the mysterious cult that the sensitive and charismatic Sebastian led in the deserts of Egypt. In Sebastian, Constance's pursuit of wisdom in the midst of Europe's blackest night is rendered as a gorgeous and heartbreaking quest for truth in a world full of illusion
The ikons, and other poems by Lawrence Durrell( Book )
20 editions published between 1946 and 1981 in English and held by 1,002 libraries worldwide
White eagles over Serbia by Lawrence Durrell( Book )
78 editions published between 1957 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 975 libraries worldwide
Methuen, a seasoned survivor of countless spy missions thrust upon him by the Old Etonians running the Awkward Shop (as the British Secret Service was called), feels he needs a respite from it all. He is looking forward to some trout fishing in Scotland. But when his superior, Dombey, explains that something strange is afoot in the Balkans, Methuen's curiosity is immediately aroused. A fellow British spy has been murdered on a remote mountainside in Serbia by the White Eagles - underground Royalists - presumably because he fell afoul of their life-or-death struggle against Tito and the Communists. What the Royalists are up to is a mystery Dombey wants Methuen to solve. The Cold War - weary Methuen feels his blood stir. At the very least, he thinks, the trout fishing ought to be excellent. Setting up camp in a cave deep in the Serbian countryside, Methuen baits his hooks and waits for the contact who will lead him into the deeper water of the mystery. He finds out soon enough that his mission involves far more than sport fishing - his life is the one on the line. Hunted by both the Communists and the White Eagles, Methuen is played to his limit. He fights for his life, summoning every ounce of his strength as he gets pulled into a roaring cataract of events that eventually lands him on a dizzying mountain peak - and reels readers in for a tour-de-force climax that will leave them breathless
Bitter lemons by Lawrence Durrell( Book )
129 editions published between 1942 and 2000 in 5 languages and held by 947 libraries worldwide
"Lawrence Durrell's autobiographical story of growing tensions in Cyprus. Cyprus, 1953-1956, Lawrence Durrell, a UK ex-pat living in the country records his memoirs of a time when Turks and Greeks lived side-by-side in a beautiful and laid-back atmosphere. Written during the gradual uprising of Greek Cypriots who wanted union with Greece, Durrell's memories paint a poignant, picturesque and sad picture of the happy realities of a time that now seems hard to imagine, and draws contrasts between his images of a past society and the segregated situation of the country at present"--Publisher's description
Collected poems, 1931-1974 by Lawrence Durrell( Book )
49 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 947 libraries worldwide
Spirit of place; letters and essays on travel by Lawrence Durrell( Book )
43 editions published between 1969 and 1998 in English and held by 142 libraries worldwide
Lawrence Durrell's articles about Mediterranean and Aegean islands along with passages from his letters were first published in 1969. This edition, edited by Durrell's friend and bibliographer Alan C. Thomas, comprises letters spanning thirty years, excerpts from his first two novels (neither available in the U.S.), short fiction, and travel essays. "My books are always about living in places, not just rushing through them.... the important determinant of any culture is after all -- the spirit of place"
Caesar's vast ghost : aspects of Provence by Lawrence Durrell( Book )
13 editions published between 1990 and 2016 in English and Polish and held by 23 libraries worldwide
Durrell, a thirty year resident of Provence, offers a guidebook, a writer's journal, and a letter to prosperity, capturing the essential spirit of the area and its array of human history through the centuries
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Norden, Charles

Darel, Lorens
Darels, Lorenss 1912-1990
D̲arrel, Lōrens
Darrel, Lorens 1912-1990
Durell, Lawrence
Durrel, Lawrence George
Durrell, Larry.
Durrell, Larry 1912-1990
Durrell, Lawrence 1912-1990
Durrell, Lawrence G. 1912-1990
Durrell Lawrence George
Durrell, Lawrence George 1912-1990
L. D 1912-
Lawrence Durrell britischer Schriftsteller
Lawrence Durrell Brits toneelschrijver (1912-1990)
Lawrence Durrell écrivain britannique
Lawrence Durrell Novelista, poeta e dramaturgo británico de éxito do século XX
Lawrence Durrell Novelista, poeta y dramaturgo británico de éxito del siglo XX
Lawrence Durrell scrittore e poeta britannico
Lorens Darrell
Lorensas Darelas
Lorenss Darels
Norden, Chales
Norden, Charles.
Norden Charles 1912-1990
Ntarel, Lōrens.
Λώρενς Ντάρελ
Даррел Л. Д
Даррел Л. Д. 1912-1990
Даррел, Лоренс Джордж
Даррелл, Лоренс
Даррелл, Лоренс 1912-1990
Лорънс Дърел
Лорэнс Дарэл
דארל, לורנס
דרל, לורנס
דרל, לורנס, 1912-1990
לורנס דארל
לורנס דארל סופר בריטי
داريل, لورانس.
لورانس داريل
لورانس داريل، 1912-1990
لورانس داریل
لورنس داريل، 1912-1990
ലോറൻസ് ജോർജ് ഡ്യൂറൽ
더럴, 로렌스 1912-
로런스 더럴
ダレル, ロレンス
ロレンス・ダレル
Languages
English (1,459)
French (226)
Spanish (221)
German (167)
Danish (46)
Italian (45)
Catalan (33)
Swedish (28)
Japanese (22)
Portuguese (22)
Polish (20)
Turkish (17)
Romanian (13)
Arabic (11)
Russian (10)
Dutch (9)
Croatian (6)
Finnish (5)
Norwegian (4)
Serbian (2)
Greek, Modern [1453- ] (1)
Hebrew (1)
Esperanto (1)
Hungarian (1)
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