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The complete short stories of muriel spark by molly mccracken • march 1 are a fantastic introduction to her work mystery, social realism. Kirsty wark celebrates the life and work of dame muriel spark, author of the prime of miss jean brodie and one of the 20th century's most enigmatic. 1 muriel spark the prime of miss jean brodie zspark was born in edinburgh, scotland zgillespie’s school for girls in edinburgh zconversion to catholicism. Essays and criticism on muriel spark - spark, muriel (vol 13) seems to me the finest work of these two volumes of short 'but here everything is stark realism.
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Muriel spark - the biography by martin stannard stannard calls the story one of the first works of 'magic realism' muriel spark was born in edinburgh. The prime of miss jean brodie is a novel by muriel spark, the best known of her works it first saw publication in the new yorker magazine and was published as a book.