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Policeman of the Lord

Beresford Egan

Policeman of the Lord

a political satire

by Beresford Egan

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Published by Sophistocles Press in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Brentford, William Joynson-Hicks, -- Viscount, -- 1865-1932.,
  • Censorship, Literary -- Great Britain,
  • Satire, Political -- Great Britain

  • Edition Notes

    Statementthe drawings by Beresford Egan ; the preface and lampoon by P. R. Stephensen.
    ContributionsStephensen, P. R. 1901-1965.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[32] p. :
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15454405M

    “Lord,” said the angel, touching His sleeve, “rest and work on this tomorrow.” “I can’t”, said the Lord, “I already have a model that can talk a pound drunk into a patrol car without incident and feed a family of five on a civil service paycheck.” The angel circled the model of the Police Officer very Size: 21KB. fiction, Lord Peter Wimsey (Fictional character), mystery: Description: The story of the poor policeman who saw a house numbered thirteen where no thirteen ought to be and a murdered man where no one has been murdered. Lord Peter helps him prove that he wasn't drunk nor delusional. [Suggest a different description.].

      All feature the dapper Lord Peter Wimsey, a member of the British These range from the very slight couple of pages to some that run pages. All are constructed with intelligence, some very highbrow indeed/5. Retired Policeman Builds Lord of the Ring Inspired Box Truck Conversion - February 2, The Acorn Tiny House by Humble Handcraft - February 2, Her Dream Tiny House Come True - February 1,

    Gifts for policemen, police, public servant; thank you for your service. Christian words of thanks, blessings, prayer for policeman.   Lord Comstock is a barbarous newspaper tycoon with enemies in high places. His murder in the study of his country house poses a dilemma for the Home Secretary. In the hours before his death, Lord Comstock&#x;s visitors included the government Chief Whip, an Archbishop, and the Assistant Brand: Luneta Press LLC ().


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POLICEMAN OF THE LORD: A Political Satire. First trade edition. Publisher's original pink card wrappers with title printed in black. Illustrated with 7 black and white full-page drawings by Beresford Egan. Art Books Recent Acquisitions Politics / Philosophy Contact us. Lucius Books Micklegate York YO1 6JX United Kingdom.

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The Last Policeman presents a fascinating portrait of a pre-apocalyptic United Policeman of the Lord book. The economy spirals downward while crops rot in the fields. Churches and synagogues are packed. People all over the world are walking off the job—but not Hank Palace.4/4(51).

Ask a Policeman is written by members of The Detection Club. Four members are asked to come up with a solution of who killed Lord Comstock, a newspaper tycoon, found shot dead in his study. The authors and their detectives are jumbled so that each member uses anothers detective/5(51).

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Unable to acknowledge the signs that something is amiss, she plunges into/5. The Library Policeman tells of Sam Peebles and his battle against an age-old fear. Peebles is asked to give a speech to his local Rotary Club.

An office assistant (Naomi Higgins) directs him to the public library to check out books that might help with his speechwriting. At the library, he receives a library card and assistance in finding books from an elderly librarian, Ardelia : Stephen King.

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Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Book of the Lord: The great revelation before the final harvest/5(6). The Funniest, and Scariest, Book Ever Written Writer Charles Baxter offers praise for Flann O'Brien's The Third Policeman, which can be confusing, comical and harrowing."Novels like The Third.

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Author: Ben H. Winters. Striding Folly is a collection of short stories by Dorothy L. Sayers featuring Lord Peter Wimsey. First published init contains the final three Lord Peter stories. The first two, "Striding Folly" and "The Haunted Policeman", were previously published in Detection Medley (), an anthology of detective stories.

The third one, "Talboys", was unpublished. The Third Policeman is a novel by Irish writer Brian O'Nolan, writing under the pseudonym Flann O'Brien.

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The story takes place in Junction City, Iowa. Plot Summary. Sam Peebles is a local businessman asked to give a speech to the Rotary Club.

To do research for his speech, Sam goes to the local library to rent books. The book „I Get to Know the Occupations: Policeman" creates an opportunity for children to learn about work at a police station.

The book is designed in such a way that children read the story first, and then verify and consolidate the new knowledge by doing simple activities. A set of stickers is a bonus add-on. Ask a Policeman is well-worth reading for fans of the genre, and thankfully, HarperCollins has reissued it in both print form and on the Kindle.

I bought a Kindle edition for this review, and although I enjoyed the book itself tremendously, I have *major* issues with it/5(44). Written by Ben H. Winters, and published by Quirk Books in Philadelphia inthis book is the third, and final, novel in the Last Policeman series.

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Fox tells the narrator that he's found the missing moneybox, which can be found at the narrator's home. However, when the narrator reaches his farmhouse, he finds that it's sixteen years later.Striding Folly is the 15th book in the Lord Peter Wimsey Mysteries, but you may enjoy the series by reading the books in any order.

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