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
Durrell's prose is gorgeous. - Goodreads
Amazing landscape writing - Goodreads
This novel has some densely evocative prose. - Goodreads

Review: Justine (Alexandria Quartet #1)

User Review  - Shelley - Goodreads

What an insufferable yet strangely irresistible novel this is. Within the first few pages, I found myself wading through swaths of overwritten, melodramatic prose: "I tasted, with the glowing pleasure ... Read full review

Review: Justine (Alexandria Quartet #1)

User Review  - Craig - Goodreads

Read this ages ago, but it is one of my all-time favourites. Tried to read this when I was younger and couldn't. Though I don't think that it requires any special maturity, you just need to be in a ... Read full review

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