Rumpole à la carte

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Six new tales featuring everyone's favorite barrister, Horace Rupole--disheveled, polemical, and immensely fond of cigars, Wordsworth, and Chateau Thames Embankment. "One of the immortals of mystery fiction" (San Francisco Chronicle), Mortimer's Rumpole has also been featured on the popular PBS series, "Mystery!"
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Grouping Title rumpole à la carte
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author Mortimer, John, 1923-2009.
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display_description Here are six delightful tales featuring everyone's favorite barrister for the defense, Horace Rumpole. Eccentric characters such as his wife, Hilda, otherwise known as "She Who Must Be Obeyed," and his philandering colleague Claude Erskine-Brown are back as Rumpole visits a snooty restaurant where he engages in a battle of wills over his adored mashed spuds, takes the unaccustomed role of prosecutor, and ventures-unwillingly-onto a ship, where he confronts, of all things, a detective novelist. Included are: "Rumpole ̉la Carte," "Rumpole and the Summer of Discontent," "Rumpole and the Right to Silence," "Rumpole at Sea," "Rumpole and the Quacks," and "Rumpole for the Prosecution." This masterly blend of humor and mystery makes for irresistible listening.
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series Rumpole of the Bailey
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subject_facet Detective and mystery stories, English, Lawyers -- England -- London -- Fiction, Legal stories, Legal stories, English, London (England) -- Fiction, Mystery fiction, Rumpole, Horace (Fictitious character) -- Fiction
title_display Rumpole à la carte
title_full Rumpole à la carte [electronic resource] / John Mortimer, Rumpole à la carte / John Mortimer
title_short Rumpole à la carte
topic_facet Detective and mystery stories, English, Lawyers, Legal stories, English, Rumpole, Horace (Fictitious character)