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The complete Fawlty Towers

Author: John Cleese; Connie Booth
Publisher: New York : Pantheon Books, ©1989.
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Fawlty Towers is the hotel of every traveler's nightmare. Basil Fawlty -- ill-tempered, henpecked, and conniving -- tries in vain to be master of his house under the disapproving and ever-watchful eye of his wife, Sybil. The hotel offers service by Manuel, the incompetent Spanish waiter whose feeble grasp of English makes for hilarious misunderstandings, and Polly, the unflappable chambermaid who is Fawlty Towers'  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Cleese; Connie Booth
ISBN: 0679721274 9780679721277
OCLC Number: 17878389
Notes: Originally published: Methuen London, 1988.
Scripts to the cult classic British television show, Fawlty Towers.
Description: 333 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: A touch of class --
The builders --
The wedding party --
The hotel inspectors --
Gourmet night --
The Germans --
Communication problems --
The psychiatrist --
Waldorf salad --
The kipper and the corpse --
The anniversary --
Basil the Rat.
Other Titles: Fawlty Towers.
Fawlty Towers (Television program)
Responsibility: John Cleese and Connie Booth.
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Fawlty Towers is the hotel of every traveler's nightmare. Basil Fawlty -- ill-tempered, henpecked, and conniving -- tries in vain to be master of his house under the disapproving and ever-watchful eye of his wife, Sybil. The hotel offers service by Manuel, the incompetent Spanish waiter whose feeble grasp of English makes for hilarious misunderstandings, and Polly, the unflappable chambermaid who is Fawlty Towers' only sane employee. Meals are scorched in the kitchen while adulterers consort upstairs and chaos reigns all around. For countless fans, Fawlty Towers is the best-loved bad hotel in the world.

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