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Author photo. The Freedom of Poetry, Derek Stanford Falcon Press, 1947

The Freedom of Poetry, Derek Stanford Falcon Press, 1947

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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. (Bowker Author Biography)
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Justine 2,507 copies, 48 reviews
The Alexandria Quartet 1,930 copies, 25 reviews
Balthazar 1,438 copies, 21 reviews
Mountolive 1,358 copies, 19 reviews
Clea 1,352 copies, 16 reviews
Bitter Lemons 815 copies, 20 reviews
The Black Book 484 copies, 7 reviews
The Dark Labyrinth 385 copies, 9 reviews
Prospero's Cell 379 copies, 7 reviews
The Greek Islands 317 copies, 4 reviews
Tunc 315 copies, 4 reviews
Reflections on a Marine Venus 282 copies, 4 reviews
Nunquam 255 copies, 2 reviews
The Avignon Quintet 245 copies, 5 reviews
Livia, or Buried Alive 191 copies, 2 reviews
Constance, or Solitary Practices 189 copies, 2 reviews
Esprit de Corps 185 copies, 3 reviews
Sicilian Carousel 182 copies, 3 reviews
Provence 163 copies, 2 reviews
White Eagles Over Serbia 161 copies, 4 reviews
Sebastian, or Ruling Passion 137 copies, 2 reviews
Antrobus Complete 127 copies, 3 reviews
Quinx, or The Ripper's Tale 112 copies, 2 reviews
Stiff Upper Lip 94 copies, 4 reviews
Collected Poems, 1931-74 82 copies, 1 review
Sauve Qui Peut 82 copies, 3 reviews
Blue thirst 49 copies, 1 review
Judith: A Novel 37 copies, 2 reviews
Selected Poems 35 copies
Collected Poems 32 copies
Selected Poems 1935-1963 26 copies, 1 review
An Irish Faustus 18 copies, 2 reviews
Selected Poems 17 copies
Brassaï (Introduction; Introduction) 16 copies
Acte 13 copies, 2 reviews
Trilogía mediterránea 9 copies, 1 review
Vega and Other Poems 6 copies, 1 review
Beccafico 2 copies
Vega 2 copies
I.A. 2 copies
Balthazar 1 copy
Artrobus 1 copy
Mountolive 1 copy
Poemas 1 copy
Carnival 1 copy
Ten poems 1 copy
Lady Chatterley's Lover (Preface, some editions) 12,346 copies, 196 reviews
The Colossus of Maroussi (Appendix, some editions) 1,157 copies, 23 reviews
The Outlaw Bible of American Poetry (Contributor) 543 copies, 3 reviews
The Assassin's Cloak: An Anthology of the World's Greatest Diarists (Contributor, some editions) 507 copies, 8 reviews
A Pocket Book of Modern Verse (Contributor, some editions) 406 copies, 1 review
Pope Joan (Translator, some editions) 348 copies, 3 reviews
The Olympia Reader (Contributor) 263 copies, 1 review
The Penguin Book of Contemporary Verse (Contributor, some editions) 245 copies, 3 reviews
The Gnostics (Foreword, some editions) 164 copies, 7 reviews
British Poetry Since 1945 (Contributor, some editions) 155 copies, 2 reviews
Brassai : Paris By Night 112 copies, 1 review
The Norton Book of Travel (Contributor) 106 copies, 1 review
Great Spy Stories From Fiction (Contributor, some editions) 69 copies
The Lucifer Society (Contributor) 34 copies, 1 review
A Dream in the Luxembourg (Preface, some editions) 16 copies
The Best of Henry Miller (Editor, some editions) 8 copies
Stroker anthology, 1974-1994 (Contributor) 6 copies
Justine [1969 film] (Original book) 6 copies, 4 reviews
Shakespeare (Contributor) 5 copies

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