Lawrence Durrell

noun
English writer of Irish descent who spent much of his life in Mediterranean regions (1912-1990)
Instance Hypernyms: ↑writer, ↑author

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Lawrence Durrell [Lawrence Durrell]
(1912–90) an English author and ↑poet, best known for his sequence of four novels ↑Alexandria Quartet. Born in India, Durrell lived most of his life in the eastern Mediterranean, where many of his books are set. He was the older brother of Gerald Durrell.

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  • Lawrence Samuel Durrell — (September 23, 1884 April 16, 1928) was a British Indian subject and engineer, and is best remembered as the father of novelist Lawrence Durrell and naturalist Gerald Durrell. He was an Anglo Indian in the sense that he was an Englishman born and …   Wikipedia

  • Lawrence George Durrell — (* 27. Februar 1912 in Darjiling, Indien; † 7. November 1990 in Sommières, Département Gard, Frankreich) war ein anglo indischer Schriftsteller. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Leben 2 Werke 2.1 …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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