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  • Rumpole At Christmas
  • John Mortimer
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  • 11 February 2020
  • 9780141039770

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Read & Download Rumpole At Christmas ↠ E-book, or Kindle E-pub Download ¶ E-book, or Kindle E-pub Ä John Mortimer Farm where the great barrister is gloomily restricted to a diet of yak's milk and steamed spinach to please She Who Must Be ObeyedThese seven wonderful Rumpole stories show the great man at his sharpest wittiest and best Readers of Sherlock Holmes PD James and PG Wodehouse will love this book'One of the great comic creations of modern times' Evening Standard'There is a truth in Rumpole that is told with brilliance and grace' Daily Telegraph'Rumpole remains and absolute delight' The Times Sir John Mortimer was a barrister playwright and novelist His fictional political trilogy of Paradise Post. I waited to Christmas Eve to read this collection for fairly obvious reasons and it hasn t disappointed While a few of the stories are on the flimsy side both in size and in plot they all exude what many of us really really want which is simply our beloved Rumpole a witty imp resigned to everything around him except every defendant s right to a decent defence This collection definitely delivers on that simple need I know that I am not alone in feeling that Leo McKern is the definitive Rumpole despite many fine and enjoyable performances of R

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Read & Download Rumpole At Christmas ↠ E-book, or Kindle E-pub Download ¶ E-book, or Kindle E-pub Ä John Mortimer Poned Titmuss Regained and The Sound of Trumpets has recently been republished in Penguin Classics together with Clinging to the Wreckage and his play A Voyage round My Father His most famous creation was the barrister Horace Rumpole who featured in four novels and around eighty short stories His books in Penguin include The Anti social Behaviour of Horace Rumpole; The Collected Stories of Rumpole; The First Rumpole Omnibus; Rumpole and the Angel of Death; Rumpole and the Penge Bungalow Murders; Rumpole and the Primrose Path; Rumpole and the Reign of Terror; Rumpole and the Younger Generation;. I m undertaking a Christmas reading challenge as you do Thankfully it s so hot this weekend that all I can do is hide in air conditioning and read These short stories are deeply consoling I enjoy reading about Rumpole and She Who Must be Obeyed rubbing up against each other like sandpaper The ritual exchange of lavendar water and ties the nicknaming of odious work colleagues the eternal optimism of the criminal class all are succour to the world weary

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Read & Download Rumpole At Christmas ↠ E-book, or Kindle E-pub Download ¶ E-book, or Kindle E-pub Ä John Mortimer Rumpole at Christmas the hilarious festive stories of John Mortimer's greatest character'Without Rumpole the world would be a poorer place' Daily MailHorace Rumpole is not overfond of the rituals of Christmas turkey tinsel and the like But happily the festive season is not one respected by the criminal fraternity; meaning that celebrations in the Rumpole household are freuently disturbed in most welcome waysThere's the suspicious Father Christmas at Euity's Court's festive party The actor who goes missing from the panto on the night of a major crime As well as the body cluttering up the health. If you are looking for a bit of humour tales that have an outcome that involves great insight into human character and heavy doses of coincidence and a bit of humbug then this is a great book to consume against the backdrop of tinsel and fairy lightsThis collection brings together a series of seven yuletide themed stories that have not been collected together like this before Rumpole is the old but wise barrister who manages to win cases despite most of the legal establishment being against him She who must be obeyed his wife Hilda provides ligh