The Book and the Brotherhood: A Story about Love and Friendship and Marxism (Penguin Fiction)

The Book and the Brotherhood: A Story about Love and Friendship and Marxism (Penguin Fiction)

Iris Murdoch


A tale approximately love and friendship and Marxism

Many years in the past Gerard Hernshaw and his pals “commissioned” one among their quantity to put in writing a political book.

Time passes and reviews switch. “Why should still we cross on aiding a e-book which we detest?” Rose Curtland asks. “The brotherhood of Western intellectuals as opposed to the booklet of history,” Jenkin Riderhood indicates. The robbery of a spouse extra embroils the placement. ethical indignation needs to be separated from political disagreement.

Tamar Hernshaw has a unique hassle and a negative mystery. Can one die of disgrace? In one other area a suicide pact turns out the answer. Duncan Cambus thinks that because it is a tragedy, somebody needs to die. anyone dies. Rose, who has long past on loving with out wish, no less than merits a present.

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