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    Sale 5315

    Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts including Modern First Editions

    13 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 174

    DURRELL, Lawrence (1912-90). Justine. Balthazar. Mountolive. Clea. London: Faber & Faber, 1957-58-58-60. 4 volumes, 8°. Half titles. Original vari-coloured cloth gilt, dust-jackets (small pieces torn away from head and feet of backstrips not affecting letters, a few short tears and some light staining, backstrips a little discoloured). Provenance: S. Morton-Evans (pencil signature to front free endpaper of Justine). FIRST EDITIONS of the four novels which together comprise "The Alexandria Quartet." (4)

    Price Realised  

    DURRELL, Lawrence (1912-90). Justine. Balthazar. Mountolive. Clea. London: Faber & Faber, 1957-58-58-60. 4 volumes, 8°. Half titles. Original vari-coloured cloth gilt, dust-jackets (small pieces torn away from head and feet of backstrips not affecting letters, a few short tears and some light staining, backstrips a little discoloured). Provenance: S. Morton-Evans (pencil signature to front free endpaper of Justine). FIRST EDITIONS of the four novels which together comprise "The Alexandria Quartet." (4)


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