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Elegy for Iris
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Hardcover
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Reprint edition from Picador USA (November 1, 1999)
9780312253820 | details & prices | 5.50 × 7.00 × 0.75 in. | 0.60 lbs | List price $22.00
About: The author describes life with his wife, Iris Murdoch, and her struggle with Alzheimer's disease
Large print edition from G K Hall & Co (May 1, 1999)
9780783885643 | details & prices | 283 pages | 6.50 × 9.50 × 1.00 in. | 1.35 lbs | List price $29.95
from Diane Pub Co (April 1, 1999)
9780756756413 | details & prices | 275 pages | 5.50 × 7.00 × 1.00 in. | 0.80 lbs | List price $23.00
from St Martins Pr (January 1, 1999)
9780312198640 | details & prices | 275 pages | 5.75 × 7.50 × 1.25 in. | 0.80 lbs | List price $22.95
About: A moving memoir by the husband of the great contemporary writer Dame Iris Murdoch captures the ineffable mystery and fascination that she has exerted on both him and her readers and chronicles her recent sad struggle with Alzheimer's disease.
Paperback
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from St Martins Pr Special (November 1, 2001)
9780312421113 | details & prices | 5.75 × 8.50 × 1.00 in. | 0.65 lbs | List price $13.00
About: The author describes life with his wife, Iris Murdoch, and her struggle with Alzheimer's disease
Cassette/Spoken Word
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Unabridged edition from Books on Tape (July 1, 1999)
9780736644723 | details & prices | 4.00 × 7.00 × 1.75 in. | 0.50 lbs | List price $29.95
About: A melodious, affecting tribute to one of the greatest writers of her time--now stricken with Alzheimer's disease--by her devoted husband of over forty years "I was living in a fairy story--the kind with sinister overtones and not always a happy ending--in which a young man loves a beautiful maiden who returns his love but is always disappearing into some unknown and mysterious world, about which she will reveal nothing.