[ilds] RG Justine 1.27 -- distrust

Michael Haag michaelhaag at btinternet.com
Sun May 6 18:32:11 PDT 2007


Not by a Faber editor.

:Michael



On Monday, May 7, 2007, at 02:27  am, william godshalk wrote:

> Just goes to show you that the narrator is not to be trusted! He had 
> to be corrected by an editor or possibly Durrell himself
>
> Bill
>
> At 09:18 PM 5/6/2007, you wrote:
>
> On 5/6/2007 9:07 PM, william godshalk wrote:
> In 1.27, the narrator writes that Moeurs "enjoyed numerous reprintings 
> in the early thirties." In the next paragraph he says that it is "a 
> diary of Alexandrian life as seen by a stranger in the middle 
> thirties." So how does this work? It was reprinted numerous times 
> before it was written.
>
>
> LD (I mean "Claude") did catch that one, Bill.  See that the later 
> Fabers--
>
> a diary of Alexandrian life as seen by a foreigner in the early 
> thirties
>
> Charles
>
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