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Meet the Author: Raymond Hull

Author Bio and Details

Raymond Hull wrote many stage plays as well as articles for Punch, Maclean’s, and Esquire. He died in 1985.

Books by Raymond Hull

The Peter Principle

Why Things Always Go Wrong

Book cover image: The Peter Principle: Why Things Always Go Wrong

The Peter Principle has cosmic implications.” —New York Times Back in 1969, Lawrence J. Peter created a cultural phenomenon with his brilliant, outrageous, hilarious, and all-too-true treatise on business and life, The Peter Principle—and his words and theories are as true today as they were then. By posing—and answering—the eternal question, “Why do things always go wrong?” Peter explores the incompetence that runs so…  More »