Category: Modern First Editions

THE ALEXANDRIA QUARTET Justine, Balthazar, Mountolive and Clea. Stock code: 7470

Author / Artist:

Durrell, Lawrence


London: Faber and Faber. 1962


First single volume edition. Signed by the author. Limited to 500 copies. Bound in the publisher's orange boards, with original acetate and black and gold slipcase. A fine copy, with the slightest of fading to the spine. Housed in a purpose-made folding box.




The author had always intended the Alexandria Quartet to be read as one novel. This printing also allowed him to correct and amend the text of the first editions.