The Book And The Brotherhood..
Bound in original lilac cloth, gilt in pictorial dust wrapper, which is priced clipped with slightly sunned spine. Some browning of edges but otherwise a very good copy. Undated note signed by author loosely inserted.
FIRST EDITION IRIS MURDOCH WITH NOTE FROM AUTHOR
Chatto and Windus.,
FIRST EDITION. 8vo. 5.5 x 8 inches. [vi] + 601 pp.
Decorated by device on half title.
First edition of one of Iris Murdoch's later novels; considered to be among the author's best, it was shortlisted for the 1987 Booker Prize. The plot features a group of friends who are living in Oxford and supporting a charismatic figure who is completing a major theoretical work on Marxism.
[Stock No. 24012]