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The Dark Labyrinth (Cefalu)

by Durrell, Lawrence

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1964
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Fine
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1st Pbk Edition
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New York: E.P.Dutton, 1964 "During the early part of June, 1947, a small party of sightseers found itself trapped in what was then the newly-discovered labyrinth of Cefalu, in the island of Crete." (Originally published under the title "Cefalu" 1947) 266p.Crisp vintage copy. 1st Pbk Edition. Pbk. Fine.
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The Dark Labyrinth (Cefalu)

by Durrell, Lawrence

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Published
2001
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As New
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Re-issue
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9780571207435
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London: Faber & Faber, 2001 "During the early part of June, 1947, a small party of sightseers found itself trapped in what was then the newly-discovered labyrinth of Cefalu, in the island of Crete."Originally published 1947 under the tile "Cefalu"). Crisp tight copy . Re-issue. Pbk. As New.
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The Dark Labyrinth (Cefalu)

by Durrell, Lawrence

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1964
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London: Faber & Faber, 1964 "During the early part of June, 1947, a small party of sightseers found itself trapped in what was then the newly-discovered labyrinth of Cefalu, in the island of Crete."Originally published 1947 under the tile "Cefalu") Vintage copy, text neat and tight, paper covers slightly scuffed.. Reprint. Trade Paperback. Good > Very Good.
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The Last Temptation (The Last Temptation of Christ)

by Kazantzakis,Nikos

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Published
1975
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Very Good +
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9780571178568
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London: Faber & Faber, 1975 The novel depicts the life of Jesus and his struggles with various forms of temptation, including fear, doubt, depression, reluctance, and lust. "According to the English translator, Peter A. Bien, the psychology in The Last Temptation is based on the idea that every person, Jesus included, is evil by nature as well as good, violent… Read more
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The Moonspinners

by Stewart,Mary

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Published
1978
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Very Good +
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9780340013618
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London: Coronet/Hodder & Stoughton, 1978 While hiking through the beautiful, desolate hills of Crete, Nicola Ferris stumbles across the prone form of a critically injured man. His name is Mark, and he and his brother Colin are on the run after witnessing a murder. Nicola tends to Mark and insists on joining him in his search for his brother, who… Read more
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Sun of Death.

by Prevelakis,Pandelis

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1965
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As New
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1st UK Edition
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London: John Murray., 1965 Aunt Roussaki takes the orphaned 14 year old Yorgaki to her small village in Crete during WWI - where he where he has many lessons to learn "A novel of rare simplicity,beauty and compelling strength". 206p. . 1st UK Edition. Hard Cover. As New/As New. Illus. by Trans. Phillip Sherrard.
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Talking About O'Dwyer

by Stead, C.K.

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2000
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New
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1st UK Ed..
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9781860467103
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London: Harvill Press, 2000 What really happened to a soldier in the infamous Maori battalion, killed in the battle for Crete during World War II? Half a century later, two Oxford dons attend the funeral of expatriate New Zealander O'Dwyer, and one reveals that O'Dwyer spent his life haunted by a secret Maori curse. . 1st UK Ed... Hard Cover.… Read more
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The Island

by Hislop, Victoria

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2006
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9780755329649
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London: Headline/ Review, 2006 "On the brink of a life-changing decision, Alexis Fielding longs to find out about her mother's past. But, Sofia has never spoken of it. All she admits to is growing up in a small Cretan village before moving to London. When Alexis decides to visit Crete, however, Sofia gives her daughter a letter to take to… Read more
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The Dark Labyrinth (Cefalu)

by Durrell, Lawrence

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Published
1962
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Near Fine
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4th Printing
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New York: E.P.Dutton, 1962 "During the early part of June, 1947, a small party of sightseers found itself trapped in what was then the newly-discovered labyrinth of Cefalu, in the island of Crete." (Originally published under the title "Cefalu" 1947) 266p.Edges of DJ slighty scuffed, now in protective sleeve. 4th Printing. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good, Slightly Scuffed.
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The Dark Labyrinth (Cefalu)

by Durrell, Lawrence

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Published
1961
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First Thus.
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London: Faber & Faber, 1961 "During the early part of June, 1947, a small party of sightseers found itself trapped in what was then the newly-discovered labyrinth of Cefalu, in the island of Crete." (Originally published 1947 under the tile "Cefalu") 266p. Slight shelf wear, edges of dj slightly scuffed. Now in plastic sleeve. First Thus.. Hard Cover. Very… Read more
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Ariadne

by Brindel,June Rachuy

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Published
1980
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Near Fine
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Uncorrected Proof
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9780312049119
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New York: St.Martin's Press., 1980 Ancient Crete and the story of Ariadne, Priestess of the Goddess (a sort of counterpoint to the legend of Theseus as described in Mary Renault's novel "The King Must Die.") Pbk. 240p. bibliography. Uncorrected Proof. Soft Cover. Near Fine.
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The Maze Maker.

by Ayrton,Michael

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Published
1967
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Fine
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1st.US Ed..
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New York: Holt.Rinehart & Winston. 1st.US Ed.1967 (ISBN 0-533-0435-8), 1967 British Artist and sculptor tells of the legendary Daedalus,the creation of the Labyrinth for the Minotaur, of Ariadne & Theseus, and of the flight of Icarus. HC. 277p. Condition :V. Good/V.Good. 1st.US Ed... Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine.
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Greece and Crete 1941

by Buckley, Christopher

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2002
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Near Fine
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Re-issue.
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9789602260418
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Athens: Efstathiadis., 2002 After the Second World War the British HMSO issued a series of short military histories based on official documents and written for the general reader . This volume recounts the campaigns in Greece and Crete in 1941 that were overwhelmed by the Nazi invasion of Greece "In the campaign in Greece and the battle for Crete… Read more
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Ahish Shel Sofiia =The Island

by Hislop, Victoria

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Published
2008
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As New
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Reprint
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9789654824446
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Tel Aviv: Yediot Aharonot, 2008 ranslated into Hewbrew by Sharon Preminger.. "On the brink of a life-changing decision, Alexis Fielding longs to find out about her mother's past. But, Sofia has never spoken of it. All she admits to is growing up in a small Cretan village before moving to London. When Alexis decides to visit Crete, however, Sofia gives… Read more
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Zorba the Greek

by Kazantzakis,Nikos

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Published
2000
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Near Fine
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Reprint
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9780571203130
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London: Faber & Faber, 2000 "Everyman with a Greek Accent ...a long,lean fierce mustached Greek whose 65 years have neither dimmed his hawk eyes or dulled his pagan laughter ." 315p.. Reprint. Soft Cover. Near Fine. Illus. by Trans. Carl Wildman.
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Zorba the Greek

by Kazantzakis,Nikos

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1965
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New York: Ballantine, 1965 "Everyman with a Greek Accent ...a long,lean fierce mustached Greek whose 65 years have neither dimmed his hawk eyes or dulled his pagan laughter:". Mass Market Paperback. Very Good. Illus. by Trans. Carl Wildman.
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Violent Retreat

by Bradley, Vernon

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Published
1959
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Very Good
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1st UK Edition.
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London: G.M.Smith Publishing, 1959 War story about a group of British soldiiers in Crete during the Nazi invasion. Combat Library Series # 3. 64p. UK pulp fiction format. Text block is clean and complete, stapled inside rather flimsy paper covers. (This item not listed anywhere online or in WorldCat. It may have been distributed as a subscription series since Combat… Read more
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Christ Recrucified ( US title " The Greek Passion")

by Kazantzakis,Nikos

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Published
1966
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Fine
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Reprint.
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Oxford: Bruno Cassirer, 1966 Residents of a Greek village, ruled by the Turks, " plan to enact the life of Christ in a mystery play. But when a group of refugees, fleeing from the ruins of their plundered homes, arrive asking for protection - suddenly the drama of the Passion becomes reality." Exceptionally clean crisp copy. DJ has a triangular… Read more
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Glaukos of Crete: Into the Wind

by Glinfort, Elo K.

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Published
2004
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As New
Edition
1st Can Ed.
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9781412028240
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Victoria BC: Trafford Publishing, 2004 Novel set in ancient Crete. Author inscription on title page. Signed by Author. 1st Can Ed.. Softcover. As New.
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The Sun of Death

by Prevelakis,Pandelis

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Published
1965
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Fine
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1st UK Edition.
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London: John Murray., 1965 Aunt Roussaki takes the orphaned 14 year old Yorgaki to her small village in Crete during WWI - where he where he has many lessons to learn "A novel of rare simplicity,beauty and compelling strength". 206p.. 1st UK Edition.. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. Illus. by Trans. Phillip Sherrard.
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