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Morte D'Urban / J.F. Powers ; introduction by Elizabeth Hardwick.

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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Jefferson Co PL - Madison Main Branch AWARD NTL 1963 (Text) 39391006756850 Award - Fic Available -
West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette FIC POW (Text) 31951002313887 Main Floor - Fiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 0940322234
  • ISBN: 9780940322233
  • Physical Description: xviii, 336 pages ; 21 cm
  • Publisher: New York : New York Review Books, [2000]

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Summary, etc.: "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."--Page 4 of cover.
Awards Note: National Book Award, 1963
Subject: Catholics > Fiction.
Clergy > Fiction.
Genre: Religious fiction.
Satirical literature.

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