The First Rumpole Omnibus
Publisher: Viking/Allen Lane
Pages no: 556
Edition language: English
Series: Rumpole of the Bailey omnibus
Rumpole certainly has a way with words. He's an easy character to get attached to.
After reading Mortimer's memoirs and his Titmuss books, I was surprised that I didn't like Rumpole more. I found the stories formulaic and repetitive. Perhaps that always happens when there is a recurring character; the author feels compelled to reintroduce the main quirks of the character over and ...