THE THROWBACK  

By (author)TOM SHARPE

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First meet young Lockhart Flawse from Flawse Hall on Flawse Fell. Then hear his story of gassing, whipping, blowing up, killing and stuffing – in fact, the everyday tale of a wild child of nature plunged into the genteel mock-Tudor world of surburban Surrey.
ISBN: 0099435527
Publisher: ARROW BOOKS
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Author: TOM SHARPE

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0099435527

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2002

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348

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Tom Sharpe was born in 1928 and educated at Lancing College and Pembroke College, Cambridge. He did his National Service in the Marines before going to South Africa in 1951, where he did social work before teaching in Natal. He had a photographic studio in Pietermaritzburg from 1957 until 1961, when he was deported… From 1963 to 1972 he was a lecturer in History at the Cambridge College of Arts and Technology. In 1986 he was awarded the XXXIIIème Grand Prix de l’Humour Noir Xavier Forneret. He is married and lives in Cambridge.

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