Caesar's Vast Ghost: Aspects of Provence
Lawrence Durrell lived in Provence for 30 years. It is the motif of this, his last work, which was published just before his death in 1990. Preserving memories from his intimate experience of the Midi, the book also includes 19 poems inspired by the region.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - richardderus - LibraryThing
Rating: 3.5* of five The Publisher Says: Before Peter Mayle there was Lawrence Durrell, who for more than 30 years made Provence his home. In this, his last book, he distills the affection and ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - nemoman - LibraryThing
This is one of my two favorite books on Provence, the other being Ford Maddoxx Ford's book "Provence". Durell spent his last years in Provence and this book does a great job of capturing its history ... Read full review