Playing Off The Roof & Other Stories

Playing Off The Roof & Other Stories

Author: Simon Brown

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ISBN: 1527254267

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Page: 244

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Written with humour and insight, this informal memoir is a delightful celebration of the passions that have driven Simon Brown's life. Called to the Bar in 1961, he has enjoyed a distinguished career on the Bench (perhaps less so on the golf course!) and now sits in the House of Lords as a working crossbench peer.
Playing Off The Roof & Other Stories
Language: en
Pages: 244
Authors: Simon Brown
Categories:
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-02-16 - Publisher:

Written with humour and insight, this informal memoir is a delightful celebration of the passions that have driven Simon Brown's life. Called to the Bar in 1961, he has enjoyed a distinguished career on the Bench (perhaps less so on the golf course!) and now sits in the House of
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Language: en
Pages: 452
Authors: Roland Schmitt
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-08-01 - Publisher: Bobcat Books

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Language: en
Pages: 360
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Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-08-17 - Publisher: iUniverse

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Language: en
Pages: 357
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Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-11-14 - Publisher: Hachette UK

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Language: en
Pages: 66
Authors: H. G. Wells
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-09-02 - Publisher: Lindhardt og Ringhof

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