Summer Of A Dormouse, The [Reading]

Rumpole creator John Mortimer's frank and honest story of severe illness.

John Mortimer reads from his latest volume of autobiography, abridged in five parts by Neville Teller.

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Rumpole creator John Mortimer's frank and honest story of severe illness.

John Mortimer reads from his latest volume of autobiography, abridged in five parts by Neville Teller.

02Time's Whirligig And The Ingenious Con-man In New York2001021320040330 (BBC7)
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03Shakespeare And Stoicism2001021420040331 (BBC7)
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John Mortimer regards his world with failing eyesight - and meets a con man in New York.

04The Empty Plinth2001021520040401 (BBC7)
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Rumpole creator John Mortimer's honest account of physical illness - and the death of his first wife Penelope.

05 LASTSo Much For Timor Mortis2001021620040402 (BBC7)
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John Mortimer concludes his honest account of severe physical illness - and remembers Dunbar the Good Time Monk.