Honourable Member: An Inside Look at the House of Commons - Richard NeedhamPatrick Stephens, 1983, Hardback in Dustwrapper..
Condition: Good+ — in Good+ Dust Wrapper. Heavily faded at the spine of the dust wrapper and more lightly so onto the margins of the panels. Price Clipped. Pages lightly age-tanned.
From the cover: “Richard Needham, twice elected MP for Chippenham (now called North Wiltshire), has now produced that rarest of commodities, a book which not only gives a thorough guide to the workings of Parliament but does so in a style which is informative, humorous and entertaining. With the aid of his characters Pringle and Daphne Dempster, a couple of young hopefuls aspiring to success in the political arena, he explores the life and work of an MP. How does he get selected by a Party? How does he fight an election? The anecdotes about canvassing during election time are mainly taken from actual incidents and provide hilarious reading.
Size: 9½" x 6¼"
Number of Pages: 160
Cover Art By: Peter Hurst