Lawrence Durrell


originally published:
London : Faber & Faber

We offered this fine copy of the first edition in our List 59.


  • Burgess 99(1958)
  • Modern Library 100 Best Novels(070)

reference info

bio notes:
born: 2/27/1912
died: 11/7/1990
born as: Lawrence Durrell

English writer who is best known as the author of The Alexandria Quartet, a series of four interconnected novels. - Merriam-Webster's Encyclopedia of Literature

Durrell's brother, Gerald, was a well-known naturalist who wrote several books on the subject.

Collecting tips:

Email us to request a printed copy of our catalog of Lawrence Durrell Rare Books and First Editions (or download it via the link as a 4.29 MB pdf file), that also includes a few works by and about his brother, the naturalist Gerald Durrell.