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Mountolive

by Lawrence Durrell

Mountolive Synopsis

The astounding third offering in Durrell's Alexandria Quartet, a richly detailed and extraordinary expansion of the events of Justine and BalthazarDavid 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.Continuing to push beyond the limits of the traditional novel, Lawrence Durrell maintains his unwavering focus in Mountolive. He recasts the romantic affairs and liaisons he so skillfully established in Justine and Balthazar through the eyes of the young Mountolive, building toward the series' stunning conclusion. This ebook contains a new introduction by Jan Morris.

Book Information

ISBN: 9781453261439
Publication date: 12th June 2012
Author: Lawrence Durrell
Publisher: Open Road Media Open Road Media
Format: eBook
Categories: Classic fiction (pre c 1945),

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