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The Black Book

A Novel

The Black Book( )
Author: Durrell, Lawrence
Introduction by: Pierre, DBC
Afterword by: Miller, Henry V.
ISBN:978-1-4532-6150-7
Publication Date:Jun 2012
Publisher:Open Road Integrated Media, Inc.
Book Format:Ebook
List Price:USD $9.99
Book Description:

"The first piece of work by a new English writer to give me any hope for the future of prose fiction." --T. S. Eliot   As over-the-top as it is inventive, Durrell's breakthrough novel is a series of sordid vignettes drawn from the lives of decadent artists, doomed bohemians, and continental rascals inhabiting a shabby London hotel, narrated in turns by the unforgettable Lawrence Lucifer and Gregory Death. Together, these...
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Pages:250
Author Biography
Durrell, Lawrence (Author)
Lawrence Durrell was born on February 27, 1912 in Jullundur, India to British parents. During World War II, he served as a British press officer. His first novel, Pied Piper of Lovers, was published in 1935, but was considered a failure. Some of his other works include The Black Book, The Alexandria Quartet, The Avignon Quintet, and Caesar's Vast Ghost: A Portrait of Provence. Bitter Lemons won the Duff Cooper Prize in 1959. He died on November 7, 1990 at the age of 78.

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