This book is entitled 'The Bible Of Peckham Volume One', and it holds the scripts from the first five series of the great comedy programme that is only known to the majority of us as Only Fools And Horses. Of course every series had the usual five or six shows as per usual for any comedy series, ... Read review
Join the family Trotter with their get rich quick scheming and back of a lorry sales ... more
Series 6 and 7 Six scripts from each Including "Yuppy Love" where Del Boy falls through the open bar top. Also many on set photographs. The back pages (Turn the book around and upsidedown) Whos Who 2000
The 80s yielded few more memorable comic characters than Derek "Del Boy" Trotter, the ... more
obstinately proud salesman of goods of dodgy quality and even dodgier legality. Humiliating his dopey brother, whining grandfather and leech-like uncle, he insisted that "this time next year we'll be millionaires". What made Only Fools and Horses so appealing was the very real affection that writer John Sullivan felt for all these characters and, with stories that were often as moving as they were hilarious, the show was both a celebration and critique of Thatcherite Britain.Much of the first five series is on video, but for those who feel embarrassed travelling with a TV and video recorder on their lap, their scripts now exist in this more portable volume. Without visuals and vocals, they may not make many converts, but highlights abound, such as Rodney's date with a policewoman and a slasher movie send-up, and the book ends with the moving episode where Del Boy turns down a job in Australia.Mildly let down by a rather meagre two-page Trotter to English dictionary, this is nevertheless a treat. "Pas de calais" as Del would say. --Stephen Portlock
"...great comedy programme that is only known to the majority of us as Only Fools And Horses. Of course every series had the usual five or six shows as per usual for any comedy series, and this book does also include any added Christmas extras and the like. Along with the already mentioed information, it does also include various other extra pieces of comedy greatness that all helps to bulk out the book. This includes various adverts ..."
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This is the first volume of scripts from the popular TV comedy series Only Fools and Horses." It features episodes from the first five series and includes specially-written original material such as the Trotter Dictionary Rodney's CV and the Trotter Guide to Seduction."