Original manuscript for 'Love, Freedom and Society', by John Middleton Murry, published 1957
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In the 1920s, Murry's interests shifted from literature to religious philosophy, and in the 1930s he converted to Marxism and then moved politically towards pacifism. His writing of the period reflected these shifts in interest.
John Middleton Murry died 12 March 1957. That year too saw the publication of his Love, Freedom and Society about the thought of his friend D. H. Lawrence. This work was believed by Murry to be his greatest.
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- Original manuscript for 'Love, Freedom and Society', by John Middleton Murry, published 1957
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