Rumpole and the Angel of Death

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9780140861976: Rumpole and the Angel of Death

Mortimer's latest collection of Rumpole stories features six never-before-published tales of the "barrister who's as much a detective as Sherlock Holmes or Hercule Poirot"--(Boston Sunday Globe). In this work the hero achieves new, resounding triumphs over the forces of prejudice and meanmindedness.

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Horace Rumpole is the scourge of the British legal establishment, whose adventures have seen him almost thrown from the bench in disgrace. Here are six tales of the cigar-smoking, Wordsworth-loving, brusqe but kind-hearted Rumpole, presented on audiocassette.

About the Author:

JOHN MORTIMER is a novelist, playwright and former practising barrister. Among his many publications are several volumes of Rumpole stories and a trilogy of political novels (PARADISE POSTPONED, TITMUSS REGAINED and THE SOUND OF TRUMPETS) featuring Leslie Titmuss - a character as brilliant as Rumpole. John Mortimer received a knighthood for his services to the arts in 1998.

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Mortimer, Sir John
ISBN 10: 0140861971 ISBN 13: 9780140861976
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Castle Rock
(Pittsford, NY, U.S.A.)

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