Bruno is nearly ninety. Obsessed with his past and a passion for spiders, he is the centre of a complex web of relationships involving his estranged son Miles; Danby, his hapless son-in-law; Danby's mistress, Adelaide; and her twin cousins, the vengeful Will and the mischievous, sinister Nigel.
"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.
"She is incapable of writing without fascinating and beautiful colour." --The TimesAbout the Author:
Iris Murdoch was born in Dublin in 1919 of Anglo-Irish parents. She is the author of 26 novels and several works of philosophy. Among her many honours and awards are the CBE, the DBE, the James Tait Black Memorial Prize, the Whitbread Literary Award and the Booker Prize. She died in 1999.
"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.
Book Description Penguin Books, 1976. Book Condition: New. Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service!. Bookseller Inventory # ABE_book_new_0140031766
Book Description Penguin Books, 1976. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110140031766
Book Description Penguin Books, 1976. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0140031766
Book Description Penguin Books. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0140031766 We guarantee all of our items - customer service and satisfaction are our top priorities. Please allow 4 - 14 business days for Standard shipping, within the US. Bookseller Inventory # TM-0140031766