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eBook Rumpole Rests His Case ePub

by John Mortimer

  • ISBN: 0670910856
  • Subcategory: Suspense and Obscurity
  • Author: John Mortimer
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Viking; Complete Numbers Starting with 1, 1st Ed edition (November 1, 2001)
  • Pages: 224
  • ePub book: 1607 kb
  • Fb2 book: 1985 kb
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  • Rating: 4.4
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I picked up this Rumpole book from John Mortimer after hearing about the series for a long time but never actually reading any of the books.

Only 4 left in stock (more on the way). I picked up this Rumpole book from John Mortimer after hearing about the series for a long time but never actually reading any of the books. Apparently, Mortimer has been writing about Rumpole since the early 1970s! This book was written by Mortimer after a 6 year hiatus of writing about Rumpole so fans of his from what I have read seemed quite happy that he chose to bring this character back into existence. The book is laid out as a series of six short stories; all about Rumpole who is a lawyer in England.

Once they were lived in and alive venings, lights glowed from the.

Once they were lived in and alive venings, lights glowed from the stained-glass portholes in their front doors. Now their blind windows are stuffed with hardboard, their front doors nailed up, their gardens piled with rubble and their garages collapsed. They are derelict victims of a long-delayed scheme to widen the main road, and some of these houses have already been pulled out like rotten teeth.

The Old Bailey's greatest advocate shows disturbing signs of wear and tear. Whenever She Who Must Be Obeyed addressed me in such shrill terms, it usually presaged the announcement of the dubious pleasures of another trip to admire the latest watercolour daubs of her friend Dodo Mackintosh. Yes, Hilda," I replied wearily. What followed quickly dispelled the lingering after-effects of the half-bottle of Chateau Fleet Street. You're a disgrace," She Who Must Be Obeyed continued

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бесплатно, без регистрации и без смс. Rumpole Rests His Case - seven hilarious stories starring John Mortimer's unforgettable barristerThe comic, courageous, and corpulent Horace Rumpole reenters the fray in these seven fresh and funny stories in which the "e;great defender of muddled and sinful humanity"e; triumphs over the forces of prejudice and mean-mindedness while he tiptoes precariously through the domestic territory of his wife, Hilda-She Who Must Be Obeyed! With his passion for poetry, and a nose equally sensitive to the whiff of wrongdoing and the bouquet of a Ch teau.

Rumpole Rests His Case book. As much as I enjoy watching Leo McKern play at Rumpole of the Bailey on PBS, this book by creator John Mortimer is only tolerable

Rumpole Rests His Case book. As much as I enjoy watching Leo McKern play at Rumpole of the Bailey on PBS, this book by creator John Mortimer is only tolerable. McKern adds so much to the characterization of Rumpole that it's enjoyable. Reading Mortimer's prose, however, isn't much of a pleasure.

Rumpole Rests His Case is a 2002 collection of new short stories by John Mortimer about defence barrister Horace Rumpole. The stories were freshly written and not adapted from any previous scripts he had written for the Rumpole TV series (1978-1992). The stories were: Rumpole and the Old Familiar Faces. Rumpole and the Remembrance of Things Past. Rumpole and the Asylum Seekers. Rumpole and the Camberwell Carrot. Rumpole and the Actor Laddie. Rumpole and the Teenage Werewolf. Rumpole Rests His Case.

Rumpole Rests His Case - seven hilarious stories starring John Mortimer's unforgettable barristerThe comic, courageous, and corpulent Horace Rumpole reenters the fray in these seven fresh and funny stories in which the "great defender of muddled and sinful humanity" triumphs over th.

Rumpole Rests His Case - seven hilarious stories starring John Mortimer's unforgettable barristerThe comic, courageous, and corpulent Horace Rumpole reenters the fray in these seven fresh and funny stories in which the "great defender of muddled and sinful humanity" triumphs over the forces of prejudice and mean-mindedness while he tiptoes precariously through the domestic territory of his wife, Hilda-She Who Must Be Obeyed!

Mortimer brings the first new volume of Rumpole stories in six years, returning the comic British legal defender to modern times with seven new, funny stories of his court appearances

Mortimer brings the first new volume of Rumpole stories in six years, returning the comic British legal defender to modern times with seven new, funny stories of his court appearances. Say it isn?t so! By Thriftbooks. com User, January 4, 2003. Rumpole fans, John Mortimer has rewarded us generously with seven new "thrills and spills in the life of an Old Bailey hack".

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Rumpole rests his case. by. Mortimer, John, 1923-2009. Books for People with Print Disabilities. Rumpole, Horace (Fictitious character), Legal stories, English. Internet Archive Books.

Horace Rumpole, one of the finest barristers ever to defend a client, weaves his way elegantly among the intricacies of the courtroom and the human heart, only to find that advancing years catch up with even the most indomitable spirit.