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Elegy for Iris is a 1999 memoir by John Bayley, about his marriage to fellow author Iris Murdoch, who suffered from Alzheimer's disease in her last years. Bayley also wrote two more books about his life with Murdoch, Iris and Her Friends and Widower's House.

In 2001, the film Iris was based on Bayley's book.

First edition

  • St. Martin's Press, 1999, ISBN 0-312-19864-7 (hardbound)


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