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A Fairly Honourable Defeat

(1970)
A novel by

 
 
In this dark comedy of errors Iris Murdoch portrays the mischief wrought by Julius, a cynical intellectual who decides to demonstrate by a Machiavellian experiment how easily loving couples, caring friends, and devoted siblings can betray their loyalties.

Genre: Literary Fiction

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Hardback Editions

February 1970 : USA Hardback
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Title: A Fairly Honourable Defeat
Author(s): Iris Murdoch
ISBN: 0-670-30533-2 / 978-0-670-30533-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: The Viking Press
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January 1970 : UK Hardback
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Title: A Fairly Honourable Defeat
Author(s): Iris Murdoch
ISBN: 0-7011-1534-3 / 978-0-7011-1534-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Chatto & Windus
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Paperback Editions

July 2019 : UK Paperback
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Title: A Fairly Honourable Defeat: Vintage Classics Murdoch Series
Author(s): Iris Murdoch
ISBN: 1-78487-559-7 / 978-1-78487-559-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Vintage Classics
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April 2002 : UK Paperback
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Title: A Fairly Honourable Defeat (Vintage Classics)
Author(s): Iris Murdoch
ISBN: 0-09-928533-9 / 978-0-09-928533-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: Vintage Classics
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January 2001 : UK Paperback
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Title: A Fairly Honourable Defeat (Penguin twentieth-century classics)
Author(s): Iris Murdoch
ISBN: 0-14-118617-8 / 978-0-14-118617-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin Classics
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April 1972 : UK Paperback
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Title: A Fairly Honourable Defeat
Author(s): Iris Murdoch
ISBN: 0-14-003332-7 / 978-0-14-003332-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
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Audio Editions

December 2019 : USA Audio edition
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Title: A Fairly Honourable Defeat: Vintage Classics Murdoch Series
Author(s): Iris Murdoch, Garth Greenwell - introduction
Publisher: Penguin Audio
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December 2019 : Australia Audio edition
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Title: A Fairly Honourable Defeat: Vintage Classics Murdoch Series
Author(s): Iris Murdoch, Garth Greenwell - introduction
Publisher: Penguin Audio
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December 2019 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: A Fairly Honourable Defeat: Vintage Classics Murdoch Series
Author(s): Iris Murdoch, Garth Greenwell - introduction
Publisher: Penguin Audio
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December 2019 : UK Audio edition
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Title: A Fairly Honourable Defeat: Vintage Classics Murdoch Series
Author(s): Iris Murdoch, Garth Greenwell - introduction
Publisher: Penguin Audio
Availability: Amazon UK   


Kindle Editions

November 2008 : UK Kindle edition
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Title: A Fairly Honourable Defeat (Vintage Classics)
Author(s): Iris Murdoch
Publisher: Vintage Digital
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March 2001 : USA Kindle edition
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Title: A Fairly Honourable Defeat (Penguin Twentieth-Century Classics)
Author(s): Iris Murdoch
Publisher: Penguin Classics
Availability: Amazon