Unusual Uses for Olive Oil (Professor Dr von Igelfeld Series)

Unusual Uses for Olive Oil (Professor Dr von Igelfeld Series)

Alexander McCall Smith


Welcome to the insane and rarified international of Professor Dr Moritz-Maria von Igelfeld of the Institute of Romance Philology. Von Igelfeld is engaged in a endless quest to win the glory he feels definite he's due—a quest which has the tendency to move hilariously astray.
 
In Unusual makes use of for Olive Oil, von Igelfeld stories a series of new adventures.  First, he reveals that his educational rival Detlev-Amadeus Unterholzer has been successful undeserved attractiveness, a scenario that has to be addressed. Then von Igelfeld stumbles towards a romance with Frau Benz, an enthralling widow who owns her own Schloss and a fleet of good-looking cars—that is, until eventually a faux pas lands him at the lessen. Later, whereas at the annual pupil research retreat within the Alps, von Igelfeld fearlessly plunges 3000 toes into climbing historical past, and turns his survival into the topic of inspirational lectures. eventually, at a cocktail party, he's the one type soul who can reduction an unlucky dachshund whose sticky wheels are wanting lubrication.
 
Alexander McCall Smith’s Professor von Igelfeld is his so much splendidly maddening, ridiculous, and completely encouraged comedian production.

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