Iris Murdoch


originally published:
Cambridge : Bowes and Bowes

We offered this copy of the first edition in our Catalog 141.


  • Booker Prize(1978)
  • Burgess 99(1958)
  • First Book(1953)
  • Modern Library 100 Best Novels(095)
  • Time Magazine 100 Novels(1954)

reference info

bio notes:
born: 7/15/1919
died: 2/8/1999
born as: Jean Iris Murdoch
nationality: Ireland

British writer and university lecturer, who attained recognition as a prolific and talented novelist. - Merriam-Webster's Encyclopedia of Literature


We offered this copy of the first American edition in our Catalog 79.