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Publisher: Penguin; New Ed edition (October 2, 2003)
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Rumpole and the Primrose course - six hilarious crime capers starring John Mortimer's iconic character'Rumpole, like Jeeves and Sherlock Holmes, is immortal' P. D James, Mail on Sunday'I thank heaven for small mercies. the 1st of those is Rumpole' Clive James, ObserverRumpole was once final visible in his health facility mattress after his unexpected cave in in court docket. Now our hero unearths himself within the Primrose direction nursing domestic - or a hospice as he persists in describing it. issues are usually not having a look strong for Rumpole - until eventually abruptly he starts to experience there is something fallacious with where, and all his intelligence and bold perception into human behaviour come to the fore back. And as soon as he has solved the secret of the Primrose course nursing domestic, Rumpole unearths the briefs fly thick and quick again.This pleasant number of six Rumpole tales indicates the mythical suggest on most sensible shape. Readers of Sherlock Holmes, P.D. James and P.G. Wodehouse will love this ebook. Sir John Mortimer used to be a barrister, playwright and novelist. His fictional political trilogy of Paradise Postponed, Titmuss Regained and The Sound of Trumpets has lately been republished in Penguin Classics, including Clinging to the Wreckage and his play A Voyage around My Father. His most famed construction was once the barrister Horace Rumpole, who featured in 4 novels and round 80 brief tales. His books in Penguin comprise: The Anti-social Behaviour of Horace Rumpole; The gathered tales of Rumpole; the 1st Rumpole Omnibus; Rumpole and the Angel of demise; Rumpole and the Penge Bungalow Murders; Rumpole and the Primrose direction; Rumpole and the Reign of Terror; Rumpole and the more youthful iteration; Rumpole at Christmas; Rumpole Rests His Case; the second one Rumpole Omnibus; perpetually Rumpole; In different phrases; rather truthfully and Summer's rent.