Rumpole of the Bailey

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Penguin Books, 1978 - Detective and mystery stories - 208 pages
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Review: Rumpole of the Bailey (Rumpole of the Bailey #1)

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A truly British wit and still a firm favourite in my bookshelf. Not for all tastes I'm sure but for me a laugh out loud exploration of British society. Read full review

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Contents

Rumpole and the Younger Generation
7
Rumpole and the Alternative Society
48
Rumpole and the Honourable Member
79
Copyright

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About the author (1978)

John Mortimer is a playwright, novelist, and former practicing barrister who has written many film scripts as well as stage, radio, and television plays, the Rumpole plays, for which he received the British Academy Writer of the Year Award, and the adaptation of Evelyn Waugh's Brideshead Revisited. He is the author of twelve collections of Rumpole stories and three acclaimed volumes of autobiography.

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