The Delightful Undoing of Patricia Enid Guppy
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The Delightful Undoing of Patricia Enid Guppy

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Patricia Enid Guppy is in a pickle. With the aid of her husband, Benjamin, she has lied, swindled and blackmailed her way into positions of power and influence, ruining reputations and lives along the way whilst maintaining an outward show of respectability, for most of her eighty years of life. But when Benjamin is silly enough to go and get himself killed, Pat is left to...more
Paperback, First, 234 pages
Published June 2nd 2010 by Nezu Press
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