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Format: Hardback with Jacket Printing Year: 1958
Language: English Special Attributes: 1st Edition
Author: Lawrence Durrell Subject: Fiction
Fiction Subject: Literary Fiction Fiction Type: Novels



This is a first edition in good condition.  It was published by Faber & Faber in 1958.


'David Mountolive is a British diplomat who views love as just another everyday transaction.  But as romance turns to betrayal and secret alliances are exposed, Mountolive's affair will bring the true complexity of contemporary love to the forefront amid the swirling political climate of Alexandria.'


This is a 1st Edition / 2nd Printing ( States - 'Second impresssion October mcmlviii ).


Book - Very Good - rubbing/bumping/wear to the corners (big bump to one corner) and edges, a spine lean, slight marking to the page edges, v.v.slight darkening to the top page edges and slight, but even, tanning to the pages.

Dust Jacket - Average - rubbing/bumping/wear to the corners and edges, numerous small tears and some marking, creasing and discolouration.

The DJ is not price clipped.

The DJ is in a protective plastic sleeve ( non-adhesive ).


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