Short Of Glory

Judd, Alan

Published by Viking Press, 1985
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New York. 1985. Viking Press. 1st American Edition. Very Good In Dustjacket. 6. 319 pages. hardcover. 067080438x. keywords:. inventory # 3886. FROM THE PUBLISHER - A satirical romp through the corridors of the Foreign Office as Patrick Stubbs is posted as third secretary in the British Embassy in Lower Africa. Mayhem awaits him - an absent-minded ambassador, a bullying first secretary with a dipsomaniac wife, and a crush on the police chief's wife! The author won the 1981 Royal Society of Literature Award for 'A Breed of Heroes'. In 1983 he was chosen as one of the Best of Young British Novelists. Bookseller Inventory #

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Synopsis: Young diplomat Patrick Stubbs finds himself in chaotic Lower Africa, where he bumps from one calamity to the next, dealing with diverse undiplomatic Englishmen and Lower Africans

About the Author: Alan Judd's `Ford Madox Ford' won the Royal Society of Literature and Heinemann Awards; his novella, `The Devil's Own Work', won the Guardian fiction prize. His celebrated novel `A Breed of Heroes' was recently screened on BBC1. He is the author of three other novels, and has recently retired from the Foreign Office.

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Title: Short Of Glory
Publisher: Viking Press
Publication Date: 1985
Binding: hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good In Dustjacket
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