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Morte d'Urban

Author: J F Powers
Publisher: London : Hogarth, 1985, ©1962.
Series: Hogarth fiction
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Father Urban is a man of the cloth who is also a man of the world. Charming, with an expansive vision of the spiritual life and a high tolerance for moral ambiguity, Urban enjoys a national reputation as a speaker on the religious circuit and has big plans for the future. But then the provincial head of his dowdy religious order banishes him to a retreat house in the Minnesota hinterlands."--P. [4] of cover.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: J F Powers
ISBN: 0701205865 9780701205867
OCLC Number: 11630504
Notes: Originally published: London : Gollancz, 1962.
Description: 336 pages ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Hogarth fiction
Responsibility: J.F. Powers ; new introduction by Mary Gordon.

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"Father Urban is a man of the cloth who is also a man of the world. Charming, with an expansive vision of the spiritual life and a high tolerance for moral ambiguity, Urban enjoys a national reputation as a speaker on the religious circuit and has big plans for the future. But then the provincial head of his dowdy religious order banishes him to a retreat house in the Minnesota hinterlands."--P. [4] of cover.

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