7 Bibliography
from a biography of LAWRENCE DURRELL by by G.S. Fraser
(Place of publication London, unless stated otherwise)

LAWRENCE DURRELL: A Checklist, compiled by R. A. Potter and B. Whiting; Los Angeles (1961).

LAWRENCE DURRELL: A Study, by G. S. Fraser (1968) contains a bibliography by A. G. Thomas which includes books, translations, prefaces and miscellaneous articles by and about Durrell, as well as lists of recordings and television appearances.

Collected and Selected Works:

SELECTED POEMS (1956) an enlarged paperback edition was issued in 1964 as Selected Poems, 1953-63

COLLECTED POEMS (1960).

THE ALEXANDRIA QUARTET: Justine, Balthazar, Mountolive, Clea (1962). Fiction the four novels in one volume, with numerous revisions in the text and a new Preface.

Separate Works:

TEN POEMS (1932).

BALLADE OF SLOW DECAY (1932).

TRANSITION (1934). Poems

PIED PIPER OF LOVERS (1935). Fiction

PANIC SPRING (1937). Fiction published under the pseudonym Charles Norden.

THE BLACK BOOK; Paris (1938). Fiction

A PRIVATE COUNTRY (1943). Poems

PROSPERO'S CELL: A Guide to the Landscape and Manners of the Island of Corcyra (1945).

ZERO, AND ASYLUM IN THE SNOW: Two Excursions into Reality; privately printed, Rhodes (1946).

CITIES, PLAINS AND PEOPLE (1946). Poems

CEFALU (1947). Fiction republished in 1958, with minor revisions, as Tat Dark Labyrinth.

ON SEEMING T0 PRESUME (1948). Poems

SAPPHO: a Play in Verse (1950).

DEUS LOCI: a Poem; Ischia (1950).

KEY TO MODERN POETRY (1952). Criticism

REFLECTIONS ON A MARINE VENUS: A Companion to the Landscape of Rhodes (1953).

THE TREE OF IDLENESS, and other poems (1955).

PRIVATE DRAFTS; privately printed, Nicosia (1955). Poems

SELECTED POEMS (1956) an enlarged paperback edition was issued in 1904 as Selected Poems, 1953-63

BITTER LEMONS (1957). Travel

ESPRIT DE CORPS: Sketches from Diplomatic Life (1957). Stories

JUSTINE (1957). Fiction

WHITE EAGLES OVER SERBIA (1957). Fiction

BALTHAZAR (1958). Fiction

MOUNTOLIVE (1958). Fiction

STIFF UPPER LIP: Life Among the Diplomats (1958). Stories illustrated by Nicolas Bendey.

ART AND OUTRAGE: A Correspondence about Henry Miller between Alfred Perles and Lawrence Durrell, with an intermission by Henry Over (1959)-

CLEA (1960). Fiction

BECCAFICO; Montpellier, Leghorn (1963).

LAWRENCE DURRELL HENRY MILLER: A Private Correspondence, ed. G. Wickes (1963). Literary and Philosophy correspondence

AN IRISH FAUSTUS: a Morality in Nine Scenes (1963). Verse Play

ACTE (1964). Verse Play

SAUVE QUI PEUT (1966). Stories

THE IKONS, and other poems (1966).

TUNC (1968). Fiction

SPIRIT OF PLACE: Letters and Essays on Travel, ed. A. G. Thomas (1969).

NUNQUAM (1970). Fiction a sequel to Tunc.

Some Biographical and Critical studies:

LEAVES IN THE STORM: a Book of Diaries, ed. S. Schimanski and H. Treece (1947 contains 'Athens in Spring (Katsimbalis and Durrell)' by Sir J. Wailer.

THE PENGUIN BOOK OF CONTEMPORARY VERSE, ed. K. Allott (1950) contains a biocritical sketch by the editor, introducing his selection from Durrelles poems.

MY FAMILY AND OTHER ANIMALS, by G. Durrell (1956) contains sketches by his brother of Lawrence Durrell as a young man in Corfu.

MY FRIEND LAWRENCE DURRELL, by A. Perles (196I).

THE WORLD OF LAWRENCE DURRELL, ed. H. T. Moore; Carbondale (1962).

LAWRENCE DURRELL, by J. Unterecker; New York (1964).

LAWRENCE DURRELL, by J. A. Weigel; New York (1965).

LAWRENCE DURRELL: A Study, by G. S. Fraser, with a bibliography by A G Thomas (1968).

Note: An unpublished dissertation entitled Lawrence Darrell: Time in 'The Alexandria Quartet', by Chan Soo Ping was submitted in 1969 to the Department of English in The University of Malaya for the degree of MA. This contains both the clearest elucidation of Durrell's space-time theories and the closest and most elegant structural analysis of The Alexandria Quartet yet written.

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