By Lawrence Durrell
The magnificent 3rd providing in Durrell's Alexandria Quartet, a richly certain and remarkable growth of the occasions of Justine and Balthazar
David Mountolive is a British diplomat who perspectives love as simply one other daily transaction. yet as romance turns to betrayal and mystery alliances are uncovered, Mountolive's affair will deliver the genuine complexity of up to date like to the vanguard amid the swirling political weather of Alexandria.
carrying on with to push past the bounds of the conventional novel, Lawrence Durrell continues his unwavering concentration in Mountolive. He recasts the romantic affairs and liaisons he so skillfully demonstrated in Justine and Balthazar in the course of the eyes of the younger Mountolive, construction towards the series' beautiful conclusion.
This booklet incorporates a new advent by means of Jan Morris.