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MURDOCH, Iris.

Rare books by Iris Murdoch, including first editions and signed first editions of Under The Net.

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  1. 132556comp
    First edition of the first monograph study on Sartre in English and Murdoch's first book, first impression, signed by the author on the title page. This exploration of Sartre "reveals a novelist's capacity to sink and merge her personality within the mind of another, and criticizes Sartre's ideas and novels' accessibly".... Learn More
    £600

    Stock Code: 132556

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  2. 48515
    First edition, first impression. Learn More
    £1,250

    Stock Code: 48515

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  3. 132453comp
    First edition, first impression, with an inscribed postcard loosely inserted, "with love & best Christmas wishes from Iris" with a manuscript drawing of a cat above the inscription, perhaps in reference to Mrs Tinckham, a cat-loving shopkeeper featured in the work. Under the Net was Murdoch's first novel and was hailed as... Learn More
    £750

    Stock Code: 132453

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  4. 133511
    First edition, first impression, of the author's third novel. Learn More
    £150

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  5. 133313
    The Bell brought Murdoch fame and commercial success; "she was praised as 'the foremost novelist of her generation', her book a 'joy... running over with purpose..."> First edition, first impression. This work "which some thought Murdoch's best novel, explores the hunger for the spiritual in a post-theistic age" (ODNB). The Bell brought Murdoch fame and commercial success; "she was praised as 'the foremost novelist of her generation', her book a 'joy... running over with purpose... Learn More
    £125

    Stock Code: 133313

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  6. 125188
    First edition, first impression. Learn More
    £75

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  7. 133307comp
    First edition, first impression, signed by the author on the title page. This work is uncommon signed. Learn More
    £450

    Stock Code: 133307

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  8. 133510comp
    First edition, first impression, signed by the author on the title page. The Red and the Green is a study of the Easter rising, and includes a description of Blessington Street in Dublin, the house in which Murdoch was born (ODNB). Learn More
    £200

    Stock Code: 133510

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  9. 132967comp
    First edition, first impression, signed by the author on the title page. An Accidental Man was Murdoch's fourteenth novel. Learn More
    £150

    Stock Code: 132967

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  10. 132921comp
    First edition, first impression. Inscribed by the author on the title page: "For Tom McCoog with best wishes Iris Murdoch". Learn More
    £200

    Stock Code: 132921

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  11. 125422
    First edition, first impression. Murdoch's novel won the Booker Prize in 1978. Learn More
    £150

    Stock Code: 125422

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  12. 129552
    First edition, first impression. The Sea, The Sea was the Booker Prize Winner for 1978. Learn More
    £250

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  13. Nuns and Soldiers.
    First edition, first impression. Learn More
    £50

    Stock Code: 101151

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  14. 132558comp
    First edition, first impression, signed by the author on the title page. Learn More
    £275

    Stock Code: 132558

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  15. 133318comp
    First edition, signed limited issue, number 51 of 250 copies signed by the author. The Good Apprentice, one of Murdoch's "marvellous late novels" reworks the biblical tale of the prodigal son (ODNB). Learn More
    £125

    Stock Code: 133318

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  16. 133509comp
    First edition, first impression, signed by the author on the title page. Learn More
    £200

    Stock Code: 133509

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