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Jurisfiction

Jurisfiction

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Published by Harrison Co. in Norcross, Ga. (3110 Crossing Park, Norcross 30071) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Law -- Philosophy.,
  • Jurisprudence.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statement[edited] by J. Stanley McQuade ; illustrations by David Summers.
    ContributionsMcQuade, J. Stanley 1929-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsK240 .J87 1982
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 266 p. :
    Number of Pages266
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3130407M
    LC Control Number82243653

    In his latest "fiction within fiction" book, Something Rotten, Jasper Fforde offers up more literary devices, stock characters, wishy-washy Danes, and violent bouts of croquet than you can shake a stick ing Rotten is the fourth book in the Thursday Next series, and it appears to be the final one. Ongoing plots are wrapped up and the novel seems to have a definitive ending for .   Lost in A Good Book A Novel (Book): Fforde, Jasper: Thursday Next, a Special Operative in literary detection in a time-altered Great Britain in which messing with the classics is a punishable offense, sets out to find out who drowned her husband of a month thirty-eight years ago while interacting with classic literature.

      Lost in A Good Book A Novel (Book): Fforde, Jasper: "If Thursday Next thought she could avoid the spotlight after her heroic escapades in the pages of Jane Eyre, she was sorely mistaken . The love of her life has been eradicated by the corrupt multinational Goliath, and to rescue him Thursday must retrieve a supposedly vanquished enemy from the pages of . Lost in a Good Book: The Adventures of Thursday Next Series by Jasper Fforde Thursday's hopes for a quiet life with her new husband, Landen, are dashed when a seemingly impossible string of coincidences involving a falling car, a disgruntled Neanderthal, and a mysterious young woman leads to some extremely close brushes with death.

    Thursday Next is grappling with a host of problems in BookWorld: a recalcitrant new apprentice, the death of Sherlock Holmes, and the inexplicable departure of comedy from the once-hilarious Thomas Hardy novels, to name just a few—all while captaining the ship Moral Dilemma and facing down her most vicious enemy yet: herself.   Lost in A Good Book A Novel (Book): Fforde, Jasper: Her adventures as a renowned Special Operative in literary detection have left Thursday Next yearning for a rest. But when the love of her life is eradicated by the corrupt multinational Goliath Corporation, Thursday must bite the bullet and moonlight as a Prose Resource Operative in the secret world of .


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