Spectacular mayhem ensues when Timothy Brights, in typically dim fashion, lands in bed with the Chief Constable’s wife. And things go seriously wrong when the Chief Constable tries to frame his old adversary, the upright Miss Midden.
"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.
Tom Sharpe was born in 1928 and educated at Lancing College and Pembroke College, Cambridge. He did his national service in the Marines before going to South Africa in 1951, where he did social work before teaching in Natal. He had a photographic studio in Pietermaritzburg from 1957 until 1961, and from 1963 to 1972 he was a lecturer in History at the Cambridge College of Arts and Technology. He is the author of sixteen bestselling novels, including Porterhouse Blue and Blott on the Landscape which were serialised on television, and Wilt which was made into a film. In 1986 he was awarded the XXIIIeme Grand Prix de l'Humour Noir Xavier Forneret and in 2010 he received the inaugural BBK La Risa de Bilbao Prize. He is married and divides his time between Cambridge, England and northern Spain.
"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.
Book Description Martin Secker & Warburg Ltd. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Light shelf wear and minimal interior marks. Bookseller Inventory # G0436204045I3N00
Book Description Martin Secker & Warburg Ltd. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fair. Bookseller Inventory # G0436204045I5N00
Book Description Martin Secker & Warburg Ltd. Hardcover. Book Condition: POOR. Acceptable: Possible ex-library copy with the library's markings. May have moderate notes or highlighting. Will no longer have its dust jacket if applicable and accessories may no longer be included. Bookseller Inventory # 2513547164
Book Description Martin Secker & Warburg Ltd. Book Condition: Good. 1996. Hardcover. Well-read paperback in good condition. Some shelf wear. . . . . Books ship from the US and Ireland . Special Offer: This seller is offering an exclusive discount of 25% on all prices for AbeBooks customers. Original Price: 6.70 EUR. Order now to avoid disappointment. Bookseller Inventory # KRF0021917
Book Description Secker & Warburg/Andre Deutsch, 1996. Hardcover. Book Condition: good. Bookseller Inventory # W1-L3-R258-MB002-D5-00059
Book Description Hardback. Book Condition: Very Good. Product dispatched in UK within 48 hours. Thanks. Bookseller Inventory # PB31C02VB3736
Book Description Secker & Warburg/Andre Deutsch. Book Condition: used-good. Bookseller Inventory # BM-L1-R117-MB002-G3-00061
Book Description Random House of Canada, Limited, Mississauga, ON, Canada. Trade Paperback. Book Condition: Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very light spine and corner crease, text is lightly toned. Bookseller Inventory # 22973
Book Description Secker & Warburg/Andre Deutsch, 1996. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. The Midden This book is in good or better condition. It has no tears to the pages and no pages will be missing from the book. The spine of the book is still in great condition and the front cover is generally unmarked. It has signs of previous use but overall is in really nice, tight condition. Shipping is normally same day from our UK warehouse. We offer a money back guarantee if you are not satisfied. Bookseller Inventory # W3-L3-R234-MB002-F25-00027
Book Description Paperback. Book Condition: Fair. Bookseller Inventory # PL01094763B