A Fairly Honourable Defeat
London, C & W, 1970
First Edition. Near Fine copy (slightly dusty to top page edges) in a Fine loosely protected dustjacket. No inscriptions, no price-clipping. A bright, clean copy
August 2015 The BBC is broadcasting several items on Iris Murdoch in recognition of the renewed interest in the author's work. These include a short play by Robin Brooks, a discussion on Woman's Hour with Dr. Anne Rowe which includes the dramatisation in five episodes of A Severed Head and the serialisation of the Booker prize-winning novel The Sea, The Sea on Sunday afternoons.
February 2018. The new Iris Murdoch Research centre at Chichester University, under its Director, Dr. Miles Leeson, holds regular events, more details of which may be found on the Iris Murdoch Research Centre website. Research continues as the Archive now houses Iris Murdoch's Journals and a wealth of additional material from the estate.