Last Call in the Menagerie
ISBN10: 1771400161 ISBN13: 9781771400169 Contributors: Horton, Mark (Editor) Publisher: Master Point Pr Published: Mar 15 2015 Pages: 230 Weight: 0.70lbs. Height: 8.50" Width: 5.50" Depth: 0.75" Language: English
Just about every bridge player over forty has read Victor Mollo's Bridge in the Menagerie, a book that is on any list of the all-time top ten on the game. Towards the end of his life, Mollo continued to write stories about the same well-loved characters (the Hideous Hog, the Rueful Rabbit, Oscar the Owl, and the rest), but they appeared in various magazines around the world, and if you weren't a subscriber, you didn't get to read them. This is the final MPP anthology of these lost Menagerie gems, collected for the first time in book form (following The Hog Takes to Precision, Diamonds are the Hog's Best Friend and Swings and Arrows). Victor Mollo is everyone's favorite bridge humorist, and a genuinely new book from him will be greeted as something to be treasured. Illustrations by bridge cartoonist Bill Buttle add to the fun.