Rumpole for the Defence

Rumpole for the Defence

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Horace Rumpole is the lovable, irreverent, claret-swigging, poetry-spouting criminal lawyer immortalized on TV. By the author of "Rumpole and the Golden Thread" and "In Character".show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 192 pages
  • 111.76 x 175.26 x 5.08mm | 113.4g
  • Penguin Books Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • 014006060X
  • 9780140060607

Author information

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.show more

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