Justine

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Faber & Faber, 1957 - Alexandria (Egypt) - 253 pages
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Lushly poetic writing. - Goodreads
The prose here, however, feels bloated. - Goodreads
The book itself has extremely well written imagery. - Goodreads
Hence the 'pretentious' writing. - Goodreads
Durrell's prose is gorgeous. - Goodreads
This novel has some densely evocative prose. - Goodreads

Review: Justine (Alexandria Quartet #1)

User Review  - Conrad Wesselhoeft - Goodreads

I'm just now remembering this book as I flip through Durrell's many-layered travel book on Greece (THE GREEK ISLANDS). I read JUSTINE years ago--on the enthusiastic recommendation of several writer ... Read full review

Review: Justine (Alexandria Quartet #1)

User Review  - Tim - Goodreads

I have read some of Durrell's travel writing, and I found that very poetic and engaging. This is considered his masterpiece, so I took the book with me on vacation, expecting great things. Woahwee ... Read full review

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Section 2
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