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The Corfu Trilogy
Language: en
Pages: 768
Authors: Gerald Durrell
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-08-03 - Publisher: Penguin UK

The trilogy that inspired ITV's six part television series The Durrells. Three classic tales of childhood on an island paradise - My Family and Other Animals, Birds, Beasts and Relatives and The Garden of the Gods by Gerald Durrell - are available in a single edition for the first time
My Family and Other Animals
Language: en
Pages: 0
Authors: Gerald Durrell
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-09-26 - Publisher: National Geographic Books

My Family and Other Animals is the bewitching account of a rare and magical childhood on the island of Corfu by treasured British conservationist Gerald Durrell. Escaping the ills of the British climate, the Durrell family - acne-ridden Margo, gun-toting Leslie, bookworm Lawrence and budding naturalist Gerry, along with their
Birds, Beasts and Relatives
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Gerald Durrell
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-04-06 - Publisher: Penguin UK

The follow up to My Family and Other Animals and the second book in The Corfu Trilogy, the beloved books that inspired ITV's television series The Durrells. In this second collection of tales concerning the Durrell family on the island of Corfu, young Gerry continues to be captivated by the
Islands of the Mind
Language: en
Pages: 282
Authors: Richard Pine
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-02-05 - Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing

730 million people—almost 10% of the world’s population—inhabit islands. One quarter of the states represented at the United Nations are islands. Islands constitute almost twenty percent of the total land area of Greece, and exhibit more significant aspects of biodiversity than other global contexts. They are both occasions of triumph
The Corfu Trilogy
Language: en
Pages: 768
Authors: Gerald Durrell
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-08-03 - Publisher: ePenguin

The Corfu Trilogy consists of the popular classic My Family and Other Animals and its delightful sequels, Birds, Beasts and Relatives and The Garden of the Gods. All three books are set on the enchanted island of Corfu in the 1930s, and tell the story of the eccentic English family