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The Time of the Angels

Iris Murdoch - Fiction - 2010 - 236 pages
An Anglican priest loses his faith and sends his family and parish spinning into chaos Father Carel Fisher’s London rectory—like his faith—is a shell. The rectory remains ...
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The Bell

Iris Murdoch - Fiction - 1958 - 296 pages
The story of a lay community of mixed-up people encamped outside Imber Abbey, home of an enclosed order of nuns, follows the lives of Dora Greenfield, an erring wife who ...
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A Fairly Honourable Defeat

Iris Murdoch - Fiction - 2001 - 412 pages
A ten guinea wager between a woman and her former lover threatens to disrupt the lives of all those close to them.
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A Fairly Honourable Defeat

Iris Murdoch - Fiction - 2001 - 412 pages
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The Sea, the Sea

Iris Murdoch - Fiction - 1978 - 495 pages
After a brilliant and fulfilling career, Charles Arrowby revels in his perfect refuge, an isolated home by the sea, but soon his complex past makes unbidden visits.
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The Good Apprentice

Iris Murdoch - Fiction - 2001 - 522 pages
Young Edward Baltram's prank of giving his friend Mark Wilsden a drug-infused sandwich and his stepbrother Stuart's decision to forsake a promising academic career for social ...
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The Black Prince

Iris Murdoch - Fiction - 1973 - 407 pages
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The Sovereignty of Good Over Other Concepts

Iris Murdoch - Philosophy - 1967 - 37 pages
It was obvious to Murdoch, and all those who read her work, that good transcends everything, even God. The framework for Murdoch's questions about good and bad, and her own ...
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From a Tiny Corner in the House of Fiction: Conversations with Iris Murdoch

Iris Murdoch - Literary Criticism - 2003 - 267 pages
From a Tiny Corner in the House of Fiction gathers into a single volume twenty-three interviews with the British novelist and philosopher Dame Iris Murdoch (1919-1999) by some ...
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Something Special: A Story

Iris Murdoch, Michael McCurdy - Fiction - 2000 - 55 pages
A story set in Dublin in the 1950s follows Yvonne, a young Irish woman, who becomes convinced that there is more to life than marriage to Sam, the dutiful young Jewish man who ...
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