Murdoch Iris

Mur·doch

 (mûr′dŏk′), Dame (Jean) Iris 1919-1999.
Irish-born British writer whose intricate and philosophical novels include Under the Net (1954), The Sea, the Sea (1978), and Jackson's Dilemma (1995).
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