About this book
A selection of the best Rumpole stories, in one bumper volume. It contains 7 stories that Mortimer chose as his favourites in 1993, with a further 7 from after this date. There is also the fragment of a Rumpole novel that Mortimer was working on when he died in 2009. 'Rumpole, like Jeeves and Sherlock Holmes, is immortal' P.D. James
Horace Rumpole lives alongside Mr Pickwick and Bertie Wooster as one of the immortal comic characters in English fiction. This title contains seven stories chosen by the author as his favourites, together with a further seven from the later period and the opening chapters of a Rumpole novel that Sir John was working on when he died in 2009.