A LANDMARK GONE. Lawrence Durrell.


Los Angeles: Privately Printed, (Reuben Pearson), 1949.

1st Edition. Soft cover. First Edition, Limited to 125 Copies printed by Reuben Pearson for friends of Lawrence Clark Powell. A fine copy of this Durrellian homage to Corfu, reprinted from, Middle East Anthology, in green wrappers over beige card covers, printed paper label to the front. 8vo. 7 pp. With 'A Note On Lawrence Durrell' by Lawrence Clark Powell. "Entering Greece is like entering a dark crystal; the form of things becomes irregular, refracted. Mirages suddenly swallow islands and if you watch you can see the trembling curtain of the atmosphere. Corfu is all Venetian green and spoiled by the sun." [From a comprehensive TBCL Durrell collection of first editions in superb condition].

Item #31303    Price: US$325.00