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Forever Rumpole : the best of the Rumpole stories —Mortimer, John, 1923-2009.

"Horace Rumpole lives alongside Sherlock Holmes, Pickwick and Jeeves as one of the immortal characters of English fiction. With his curmudgeonly wit, his literary allusions, his disdain for personal ambition and his lack...

The anti-social behaviour of Horace Rumpole —Mortimer, John, 1923-2009.

Whether defending twelve-year-old Peter Timson, who is given an anti-social behaviour order for playing football in the street, or a hapless young bachelor accused of murder, barrister Horace Rumpole battles against inju...

Rumpole and the primrose path —Mortimer, John, 1923-2009.

We last saw Rumpole in his hospital bed after his sudden collapse in court. Now lodged in a nursing home, his formidable insight into human behaviour alerts him that something is not right about the place. Six new storie...

Rumpole —Mortimer, John, 1923-2009.
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2008

Rumpole is the oldest Junior in Chambers, a barrister who never prosecutes, is apt to quote poetry, and has a wife known as "She Who Must Be Obeyed". The stories in this collection were previously published as "Rumpole o...

Rumpole and the Penge Bungalow murders —Mortimer, John, 1923-2009.

Horace Rumpole often speaks of the great murder trial which revealed his talents as an advocate and made his reputation down at the Bailey when he was still a young man. Here for the first time, the sensational story of ...

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