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The Rapstone Chronicles
John Mortimer
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The Rapstone Chronicles (Rapstone Chronicles omnibus)

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The acclaimed creator of Rumpole of the Bailey gives us a hugely entertaining chronicle of English life since World War II in these two novels published together for the first time. Both dramatized on the popular PBS Masterpiece Theater series, these stories present a brilliant commentary on the England of yesterday and today.
685 pages
Published 1992 by Penguin
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John Clifford 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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Rapstone Chronicles (3 books)
  • Paradise Postponed
  • Titmuss Regained
  • The Sound of Trumpets

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