Justine

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Faber & Faber, 1957 - Alexandria (Egypt) - 253 pages
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Lushly poetic writing. - Goodreads
Durrell's prose is gorgeous. - Goodreads
The book itself has extremely well written imagery. - Goodreads
This novel has some densely evocative prose. - Goodreads
Amazing landscape writing - Goodreads
Durrell is such a masterful writer. - Goodreads

Review: Justine (Alexandria Quartet #1)

User Review  - Will - Goodreads

Swim through this book: looking downwards, bobbing for jewels; surface and see it glitter behind you, forming its own horizons. Read full review

Review: Justine (Alexandria Quartet #1)

User Review  - Renee Wolcott - Goodreads

This is not a story so much as a philosophical treatise on human selfishness and pleasure-seeking, which bring not pleasure but pain. The narrator's guilty memories of his prolonged adulterous affair ... Read full review

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Section 2
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Section 3
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