“A Fairly Honourable Defeat” by Iris Murdoch was the first published novel of the writer. Iris Murdoch, an Irish British author, came into limelight with this work of hers.
Like most of... More > the works written by Murdoch, the characters in this novel carry a load of surface information with them too. Through her characters and the information they have with them, the author very successfully acquaints the readers with many other details of the story, which are not narrated specifically by the narrator.
A Quick Guide to “A Fairly Honourable Defeat”
Chapter One: About Iris Murdoch
About Iris Murdoch
Chapter Two: Introduction to “A Fairly Honourable Defeat
Chapter Three: Characters
Chapter Four: Summary of the Novel
Chapter Five: Major Themes< Less