|05-08-2010, 03:42 PM||#1|
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: Deep South of Germany
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Smith, Thorne: Topper takes a Trip. V1. 08 May 2010
The beloved characters--mortal and immortal--of Topper return in this uproarious romp through the south of France. One of Thorne Smith's best-loved comedies, it proves once again that he is the undisputed master of urbane wit and sophisticated repartee.
Cosmo Topper, the mild-mannered bank manager who was persuaded to take a walk on the wild side by the ghosts of George and Marion Kerby in Topper, finds himself reunited with his dyspeptic wife for an extended vacation on the Riviera. But he doesn't have long to enjoy the peace and quiet before the irrepressible Kerbys materialize once again and start causing fracases, confusing the citizenry, alarming the gendarmes, getting naked, and turning every occasion into revelry or melee. Soon Marion decides that Topper as a ghost would be even more laughs than Topper in the flesh. And all she needs to arrange is one simple little murder.
|05-14-2010, 01:04 PM||#3|
Join Date: Sep 2009
Location: Milton, On. Canada
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I remember watching black & white movies of Topper with the George & Marion, I loved them, can't wait to download these books Thanks so much!
|05-15-2010, 10:48 AM||#4|
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Rural NW Oregon
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Funny.. I don't remember any movies, but I grew up with the Topper TV series. I'll have to get this series.
|12-07-2010, 10:50 PM||#5|
Join Date: Jun 2008
Location: Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
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The Elegant Universe by Brian Greene
In Other Worlds by Sherrilyn Kenyon
Read on everyone!
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