Classical Music Home

Welcome to Naxos Records

 
Keyword Search
 
Classical Music Home > DURRELL, L.: Mountolive (Abridged)

DURRELL, L.: Mountolive (Abridged)

    
      

 

Reviews
About this Recording

DURRELL, L.: Mountolive (Abridged)

‘With the open sesame of language ready to hand, he suddenly began to find himself really penetrating a foreign country’ In Mountolive the third volume in Durrell’s Alexandria Quartet, the events surrounding the interwoven community of Nessim, Justine, Narouz, Pursewarden and the other major characters are given a very different perspective. The intrigues and complex relationships are seen through the political prism of a world plunging towards war. David Mountolive, once emotionally involved with Nessim’s set, now returns to Egypt as the British ambassador…



Disc 1

  Mountolive
1.   Play with flash player Across the waters of Mareotis 00:07:49
2.   Play with flash player Leila - lips brush wrist 00:05:36
3.   Play with flash player The home of the Coptic squire 00:09:35
4.   Play with flash player The love of the inexperienced 00:10:00
5.   Play with flash player Itinerant diplomacy - and letters from Egypt 00:09:06
6.   Play with flash player The writer, Ludwig Pursewarden 00:08:44
7.   Play with flash player Promotion - and the long - awaited posting 00:05:10
8.   Play with flash player Berlin: a malignant euphoria 00:05:07
9.   Play with flash player The Foreign Office - a warning 00:11:06
10.   Play with flash player Deep in snow, the memories 00:07:17


Disc 2

  Mountolive
1.   Play with flash player A briefing from Pursewarden 00:10:32
2.   Play with flash player Nessim's discourse on Coptic politics 00:12:15
3.   Play with flash player Ambassador David Mountolive 00:09:09
4.   Play with flash player Arrival in Alexandria 00:09:03
5.   Play with flash player Alexandrian images as Clea paints 00:05:40
6.   Play with flash player In the bubble of the Etoile - Melissa 00:09:04
7.   Play with flash player An unexpected liaison 00:11:59
8.   Play with flash player Mystery or simply a betrayal 00:10:17


Disc 3

  Mountolive
1.   Play with flash player A very private understanding 00:12:08
2.   Play with flash player The conspirators at home 00:05:13
3.   Play with flash player Narouz - treading on quicksand 00:07:28
4.   Play with flash player Proof from Maskelyne 00:10:14
5.   Play with flash player Memlik - incurably venal 00:05:36
6.   Play with flash player According to plan 00:08:38
7.   Play with flash player An invitation from Leila 00:07:58
8.   Play with flash player A stiff whisky 00:05:34
9.   Play with flash player 'The day of his death' 00:13:51

Total Playing Time: 03:54:09






Author(s):
Durrell, Lawrence

Reader(s):
Anthony, Nigel

Label: Naxos AudioBooks

Genre: Classic Fiction

Catalogue No: NA306112

Barcode: 0730099006125

Boxset: NAX24012

Release Date: 08/1995

For U.S. only:
Buy from Amazon.com
For Germany:
Buy from Amazon.de
For Canada only:
Buy from Amazon.ca
For Worldwide:
Buy from Presto Classical
For Germany and Europe:
Buy from www.jpc.de
For U.S. only:
Buy from Tower.com
For U.S. and Canada:
Buy from arkivmusic.com
For Germany:
Buy from NaxosDirekt.de
For U.S. only:
Naxos Direct
For Spain Only:
For U.S.:
Barnes & Nobles

 

Naxos Records, a member of the Naxos Music Group