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the book was awarded the duff cooper prize for 1957, the second year the prize was awarded. justine is the first volume in the alexandria quartet, four interlinked novels set in the sensuous, hot environment of alexandria just before the second world war.
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A critical and commercial success, the first three books present three perspectives on a single set of events and characters in alexandria ( ), before and during the second world war.