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DURRELL: Balthazar (Nicolas Soames/ Nigel Anthony) (Naxos Audio Books: NA304612)


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The politics of love, the intrigues of desire ... love and murder, moved obscurely in the dark corners of Alexandria's streets and squares, brothels and drawing-rooms - moved like a great congress of eels in the slime of plot and counter-plot...' In Balthazar, the second volume in Durrell's Alexandria Quartet, the story and the characters come more clearly into focus. Darley, the reflective Englishman, receives from Balthazar, the pathologist, a mass of notes which attempt to explain what really happened between the tempestuous Justine, her husband Nessim, Clea the artist, Pursewarden the writer; new figures emerge and play key roles. Balthazar, in his 'Interlinear', explains and warns.
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Item number NA304612
Barcode 9789626340462
Release date 26/05/2000
Category Classic Fiction & Modern Classics | AudioBooks
Label Naxos AudioBooks
Media type CD
Number of units 3
Performers
Artists Nigel Anthony
Composers Lawrence Durrell
Producers Nicolas Soames
Disc: 1
Balthazar
1 'A memory catches sight of itself in the mirror'
2 Balthazar returns with a large packet
3 The Interlinear - new truths, painful truths
4 The literary society in the Ptolemaic parlour
5 Scobie and some secrets
6 Nessim, Mountolive - and Justine
7 Balthazar warns Clea
8 Justine - A painting and a kiss
9 'The most dangerous thing in the world is a love f
10 Nessim leaves for Karm Abu Girg
11 Narouz - the younger brother
12 Their mother, Leila
13 Leila, once beautiful and rich
Disc: 2
Balthazar
1 A gallop - Nessim confides in Narouz
2 Nessim leaves for the city
3 The Interlinear: 'To imagine is not necessarily to
4 Pursewarden - the writer
5 Justine - a love affair begins
6 Love - a whole vocabulary of adjectives
7 Justine's laughter
8 Narouz decides to act
9 Magzub and a vision
10 Narouz reports to Nessim
Disc: 3
Balthazar
1 The death of Scobie
2 Pombal's complications
3 Balthazar's Interlinear continues
4 The carnival in Alexandria
5 With dominoes in place, they set out for fun
6 Toto, Pursewarden, Spumante, Mountolive
7 An expected surprise - a death
8 Justine's echo: Time immemorial
9 Clea reveals her encounter with Narouz
10 A letter from Clea
11 A letter from Pursewarden
12 The oil in the lamp is low
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