The Alexandria Quartet
Lawrence Durrell’s novel The Alexandria Quartet about events in and around the second world war. The setting is Alexandra Egypt during the 1940’s. Also includes events in Egypt before world war two. The fourth book carries the story into the war years. Indeed the story is told through the eyes of L.G Darley a narrator, his observes. And communicates and gathers information from his lovers, friends,as well as acquaintances in Alexandra.