Wilt on high

by Tom Sharpe

Publisher: Random House in New York

Written in English
Published: Pages: 235 Downloads: 92
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    • England -- Fiction.
    • Edition Notes

      StatementTom Sharpe.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR6069.H345 W54 1984
      The Physical Object
      Pagination235 p. ;
      Number of Pages235
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2868333M
      ISBN 100394544803
      LC Control Number84045756

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Tom Sharpe was born in and educated at Lancing College and Pembroke College, Cambridge. He did his national service in the Marines before going to South Africa in , where he did social work before teaching in Natal. He had a photographic. Henry Wilt is still teaching at the Fenland Tech, attempting to drill English into plasterers, dozing, ISBN Buy the Wilt On High ebook. This acclaimed book by Tom Sharpe is available at soundsofgoodnews.com in several formats for your eReader. A Wilt Omnibus: "Wilt", "Wilt Alternative", "Wilt on High" by Sharpe, Tom and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at soundsofgoodnews.com Wilt in Nowhere by Sharpe, Tom and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at soundsofgoodnews.com Wilt by Tom Sharpe - AbeBooks soundsofgoodnews.com Passion for books.

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Apr 01,  · Which makes one wonder how he's going to get himself out of the situation he finds himself in in Tom Sharpe’s Wilt On High. In the first part of the book, we find Wilt accused at turns of being a drug dealer (By the police), a communist (By a visiting school official) and a soviet spy (By a US Air Force Base Major)/5(12).

May 08,  · Wilt on High Hardcover – February 1, by Tom Sharpe (Author)/5(12). Jan 01,  · This book is the third of five humourous books about the hapless Henry Wilt. Henry Wilt is Head of Liberal Studies at Fenland Technical College, husband of Eva and father of four demonic girl quads.

As well as his duties at the college he also teaches a serial criminal at /5. He is the author of sixteen novels, including Porterhouse Blue and Blott on the Landscape which were serialised on television, and Wilt which Wilt on high book made into a film.

In he was awarded the XXIIIème Grand Prix de l’Humour Noir Xavier Forneret and in he received the inaugural BBK La Risa de Bilbao Prize. Tom Sharpe died in /5(32). Booktopia has Wilt on High, The Wilt Series: Book 3 by Tom Sharpe.

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Wilt is a comedic novel by Tom Sharpe, first published by Secker and Warburg in Later editions were published by Pan Books, and Overlook TP.

The novel was a bestseller. Its success led to the author writing several soundsofgoodnews.com: Tom Sharpe. Apr 01,  · Wilt on High by Tom Sharpe,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(K).

May 26,  · Which makes one wonder how he's going to get himself out of the situation he finds himself in in Tom Sharpe’s Wilt On High. In the first part of the book, we find Wilt accused at turns of being a drug dealer (By the police), a communist (By a visiting school official) and a soviet spy (By a US Air Force Base Major)/5(12).

Wilt on High by Tom Sharpe Book Resume: Wilt is back - in form, and in a good deal of trouble. Henry Wilt is still teaching at the Fenland Tech, attempting to drill English into plasterers, dozing through tedious committee meetings and occasionally getting mildly plastered in 'The Pig in a Poke' with one of his few bearable colleagues.

Editions for Wilt On High: (Paperback published in ), (Paperback published in ), (Paperback published in ), Home My BooksAuthor: Tom Sharpe. Wilt On High. London: Pan Books Ltd, Reprint.

Paperback. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Very Good. Item # ISBN: Book is in very good condition. General shelf and handling wear; tanning to pages. Interior is clean with a tight spine. The third outragously funny Wilt novel from the British master of farce.

Wilt is back - in form, and in a good deal of trouble. Henry Wilt is still teaching at the Fenland Tech, attempting to drill English into plasterers, dozing through tedious committee meetings and occasionally getting mildly plastered in 'The Pig in a Poke' with one of his few bearable colleagues.

Ok I am on a bit of a Tom Sharpe run but this book introduced you Henry Wilt someone who you cannot help but feel is one of life's victims although some of it he does bring on himself - it is cutting, it is vulgar, it is insulting and you know you it is going to be hilarious but also just ever so slightly familiar.4/5.

Buy a cheap copy of Wilt On High book by Tom Sharpe. Wilt is back--in form and in trouble. He is still teaching English, dozing through tedious committee meetings /5(5).

Though The Wilt Alternative () made it dismally clear that Sharpe had pretty much exhausted the comic possibilities of the hapless, misanthropic Henry Wilt character, here they both are again—in another strained series of slapsticky, mildly satiric episodes.

As before, the better gags stem from Wilt's labors in the scruffiest regions of British academia: he's now Head of Liberal Studies. WILT ON HIGH by Sharpe, Tom and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at soundsofgoodnews.com Wilt by Tom Sharpe, Signed - AbeBooks soundsofgoodnews.com Passion for books.

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Tom Sharpe has 45 books on Goodreads with ratings. Tom Sharpe’s most popular book is Wilt (Wilt, #1). Books Advanced Search Today's Deals New Releases Amazon Charts Best Sellers & More The Globe & Mail Best Sellers New York Times Best Sellers Best Books of the Month Children's Books Textbooks Kindle Books3/5(1).

Wilt is the first book in a novel series of the same name. The main character Henry Wilt is tied to a ridiculous job and a domineering wife.

Ahead of him at the Polytechnic lies the years of trying to thump literature into the minds of the joiners, plasterers, butchers and the like. ‘I really think, Mr Wilt,’ he began, but Mr Scudd was staring maniacally through the glass pane at the class.

At the back, a youth had just passed what looked suspiciously like a joint to a girl with yellow hair in Mohawk style who could have done with a bra.4/5(32). Mar 13,  · At one point I was crying with laughter.

I will certainly be getting more books about Wilt and more books by Tom Sharpe. His way of writing is great, he writes as though these things really happen.

You can certainly believe that they could happen. I loved this book /5(). Jun 03,  · Elizabeth Acevedo is the author of The Poet X—which won the National Book Award for Young People’s Literature, the Michael L. Printz Award, the Pura Belpré Award, the Boston Globe–Horn Book Award, and the Walter Award—as well as With the Fire on High and Clap When You soundsofgoodnews.com is a National Poetry Slam champion and holds an MFA in creative writing from the University of Maryland/5().

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With Griff Rhys Jones, Mel Smith, Alison Steadman, Diana Quick. An unlucky lecturer's wife goes missing and he's accused of her murder/10(). According to Rod Roddewig, a contemporary of Wilt's, Chamberlain documented his love life using a Day-Timer. Every time Chamberlain went to bed with a different woman, he put a check in his Day-Timer.

Over a day period, there were 23 checks in the book, which would be a rate of women per soundsofgoodnews.come: Kansas (–). Continuing the knee slapping antics in "Wilt", "Wilt on High" sees Henry Wilt slipped some stimulants by his wife, resulting in a laser cutting erection for days.

As you can imagine, this causes some problems for our protagonist, especially as he is also facing a police investigation into two supposed murders/5(8).Get this from a library!

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