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2 edition of summer of a dormouse. found in the catalog.

summer of a dormouse.

Monica Stirling

summer of a dormouse.

by Monica Stirling

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Published by Collins in London .
Written in English


Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.S8625 Su, PR6037.T527 Su
The Physical Object
Pagination240 p.
Number of Pages240
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5581667M
LC Control Number67096908

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He expects the rest of his life to pass as quickly as "the summer of a dormouse." More a diary in book form than an autobiography with a series of strong controlling themes, Mortimer comments on recent events in his life, jumping from topic to topic, then backing up and revisiting those topics when events change or he learns something new/5(12).

The Summer of a Dormouse book. Read 24 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. The time will come in your life when the voice of God wil /5. The Summer of a Dormouse John Mortimer Viking £, pp Buy it at BOL. According to PG Wodehouse, who had thought deeply about the thing, there are 'two ways of writing'.

The Summer of a Dormouse is a warm and charming chronicle of one year in a rich and very full life. When most people his age are in full retirement, John Mortimer is still motoring through life, taking on new projects-working on a film with Zeffirelli in a house in Rome, contriving the renovation of the Royal Court Theatre building, and.

He expects the rest of his life to pass as quickly as "the summer of a dormouse." Summer of a dormouse. book a diary in book form than an autobiography with a series of strong controlling themes, Mortimer comments on recent events in his life, jumping from topic to topic, then backing up and revisiting those topics when events change or he learns something new/5(10).

In the third installment of his autobiography, the ex-barrister Mortimer (The Sound of Trumpets,etc.) focuses on a year spent as a scriptwriter for hire, fundraiser for the Royal Court Theater, advocate for penal reform, and crippled, nearly blind old liberal staggering around Tony Blair’s new a more literate time—the 18th century, say, or the s—this brief, witty.

Buy a cheap copy of The Summer Of A Dormouse book by John Mortimer. In this, the third installment of his memoirs, John Mortimer, best known as the creator of the Rumpole stories, describes what it is like to be seventy-seven years Free shipping over $/5(3).

Get this from a library. The summer of a dormouse. [John Mortimer] -- Taking as his title Byron's description of what life is ("a mere summer of a dormouse"), John Mortimer describes what it is like to be 75 years of age, and feel He has all of the afflictions that.

THE SUMMER OF A DORMOUSE: Another Part of Life User Review - Kirkus. In the third installment of his autobiography, the ex-barrister Mortimer (The Sound of Trumpets,etc.) focuses on a year spent as a scriptwriter for hire, fundraiser for the Royal Court Theater Read full review/5(2).

Get this from a library. The summer of a dormouse. [John Mortimer] -- John Mortimer chronicles what it is like to be seveny-seven years old but to feel like an eleven-year-old at heart. Though he suffers from the afflictions such as asthma and glaucoma, he continues to.

The summer of a dormouse." Although life is fleeting, Sir John at 77 keeps active. His physical ailments slow him down — an ulcerated leg, bronchial asthma, glaucoma, and a tendency for his retinas to become displaced. The summer of a dormouse.” Mortimer adopted this not only as his title but, when he was Knighted inas the animal on his coat of arms, and words on the banner suitability put into Latin of course.

He does not mention if he also chose to become Lord Dormouse/5(3). The Summer of a Dormouse is book number two, and I have just made a discovery that, although entirely fitting, has me somewhat indignant.

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The Summer of A Dormouse (Book): Mortimer, John: Baker & TaylorIn 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.

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