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The Summer of a Dormouse

Mortimer, John

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ISBN 10: 0670899860 / ISBN 13: 9780670899869
Published by Viking Press, New York, New York, U.S.A., 2001
Condition: Fine Hardcover
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1st US Edition/1st Printing. SIGNED by author on a bookplate affixed to front end page (author's slightly shaky signature was signed several months before his death). $24.95 price present on DJ flap. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 019895

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Title: The Summer of a Dormouse

Publisher: Viking Press, New York, New York, U.S.A.

Publication Date: 2001

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition:Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Signed: Signed by Author

Edition: 1st Edition

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In the third installment of his memoirs, the former barrister, playwright, novelist, and creator of the Rumpole stories discusses what it is like to reach the age of seventy-seven, capturing his energetic, passionate, and whimsical approach to life that allows him to embrace an array of new projects, championing favorite causes, traveling, and more. 15,000 first printing.

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John Mortimer is a playwright, novelist, and former practicing barrister who has written many film scripts as well as stage, radio, and television plays, the Rumpole plays, for which he received the British Academy Writer of the Year Award, and the adaptation of Evelyn Waugh’s Brideshead Revisited. He is the author of twelve collections of Rumpole stories and three acclaimed volumes of autobiography.

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