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Product Description: Modest, handsome and a fine poet, eccentric Englishman Frank Thompson made an unlikely soldier. Brother of E. P. Thompson and lover of Iris Murdoch, Frank was an intellectual idealist, a rare combination of brilliant mind and enormous heart...read more

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9781408802434 | Bloomsbury Pub Plc USA, October 30, 2012, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: Gentle, modest and handsome, a fine poet, proficient in nine languages, eccentric Englishman Frank Thompson made an unlikely soldier.

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9781408830925 | Bloomsbury Pub Ltd, August 1, 2013, cover price $18.70 | About this edition: Modest, handsome and a fine poet, eccentric Englishman Frank Thompson made an unlikely soldier.

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Product Description: These never before published writings comprise Iris Murdoch's passionate wartime correspondence with two early intimates: the poet Frank Thompson, brother of the historian E.P. Thompson, who was killed in 1944, and David Hicks, with whom she had a dramatic affair, engagement, and breakup...read more
By Peter J. Conradi (editor)

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9780199756032 | Oxford Univ Pr, March 23, 2011, cover price $38.95 | About this edition: These never before published writings comprise Iris Murdoch's passionate wartime correspondence with two early intimates: the poet Frank Thompson, brother of the historian E.

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Product Description: Based on the author’s visit in 1965, this unique volume is written as a love letter to the mid-Wales county of Radnorshire. Within its autobiographical frame, this account covers the history and religious life of the area as reflected through its local writers and its adjacent townships, from 1176 to the present day...read more

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9781854114907 | Seren Books/Poetry Wales Pr Ltd, November 30, 2009, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Based on the author’s visit in 1965, this unique volume is written as a love letter to the mid-Wales county of Radnorshire.

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Product Description: Most literary magazines focus on the craft of writing and cater to a highly select audience of writers, literary critics, and scholars of literature. In contrast, The Reader is a quarterly literary magazine aimed at the intelligent common reader...read more
By Peter J. Conradi (contributor), David Constantine (contributor), Jane Davis (editor) and Jonathan Meades (contributor)

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9780955116803 | Liverpool Univ Pr, May 31, 2006, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Most literary magazines focus on the craft of writing and cater to a highly select audience of writers, literary critics, and scholars of literature.

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About twenty years ago, the author's life hit the bumpers, and he began suffering from terrifying panic attacks. This book is his account of the new life-journey he embarked on back then, when, with the help of his friend and mentor, he began to explore Buddhism.

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9781904095637 | Short Books, October 30, 2004, cover price $17.00 | About this edition: It often takes a crisis to see what a life's shape has been, to show what really matters.

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9781904977018 | New edition (Short Books, January 1, 2005), cover price $15.00 | About this edition: About twenty years ago, the author's life hit the bumpers, and he began suffering from terrifying panic attacks.

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Drawing on hundreds of interviews, letters, and diaries, an authorized biography of the critically acclaimed philosopher and novelist traces her personal life and literary and philosophical career, from her student days at Oxford, through her marriage to John Bayley, to Murdoch's remarkable influence on literary England, from 1940 to the present day.

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9780393324013 | W W Norton & Co Inc, November 1, 2002, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Traces the life and career of the philosopher and novelist, from her student days at Oxford, through her marriage to John Bayley, to Murdoch's influence on literary England, from 1940 to the present day.

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Drawing on hundreds of interviews, letters, and diaries, an authorized biography of the critically acclaimed philosopher and novelist traces her personal life and literary and philosophical career, from her student days at Oxford, through her marriage to John Bayley, to Murdoch's remarkable influence on literary England, from 1940 to the present day. (view table of contents)

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9780393048759 | W W Norton & Co Inc, October 1, 2001, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: This biography of the critically acclaimed philosopher and novelist traces her personal life and literary and philosophical career, from her student days at Oxford, through her marriage to John Bayley, to Murdoch's influence on literary England, from 1940 to the present day.

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Product Description: Iris Murdoch, who died in 1999, was the author of 26 novels, including The Bell, A Fairly Honourable Defeat, The Black Prince, and the Booker Prize-winning The Sea, The Sea. In The Saint and the Artist, now fully revised and updated, distinguished literary critic Peter J...read more

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9780007120192 | Harper Uk, October 1, 2001, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Iris Murdoch, who died in 1999, was the author of 26 novels, including The Bell, A Fairly Honourable Defeat, The Black Prince, and the Booker Prize-winning The Sea, The Sea.

Product Description: An examination of Dostoevsky's understanding of psychological "doubleness". Referring to the four major novels, the author illustrates how Dostoevsky's understanding of suffering, guilt, repentance, paranoia and religious terrors has proved relevant in today's unbelieving age...read more

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9780312020538 | Palgrave Macmillan, January 1, 1989, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: An examination of Dostoevsky's understanding of psychological "doubleness".

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Analyzes the novels of the British writer, looks at how they make use of genre conventions, and assess Fowles place in modern literature

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9780416322507 | Routledge, July 1, 1982, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Analyzes the novels of the British writer, looks at how they make use of genre conventions, and assess Fowles place in modern literature

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