Nuns and Soldiers.

  • Murdoch, Iris
  • London: Chatto & Windus 1980


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FIRST EDITION, 8vo, pp. [vi], 505, [1]. Publisher’s grey cloth, dustjacket printed in red and black. Dustjacket a little creased at head, a few faint pressure marks. Ink ownership inscription to front flyleaf.


A bright copy of the novel published following Murdoch's Booker Prize win, which was slated by the critics. Graham Hough wrote for the LRB that 'The title promises more than the performance. There is only one nun and no soldiers at all.'

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