“WHEN YOU FOUND THE MANDOLIN, DID IT HAVE FOUR STRINGS MISSING?”
DE BERNIÈRES, Louis. Captain Corelli’s Mandolin. London: Secker & Warburg, (1994). Thick octavo, original white paper boards, original dust jacket. $1200.
“Brims with all the grand topics of literature-love and death, heroism and skull-duggery, humor and pathos, not to mention art and religion? A good old-fashioned novel” (Washington Post).