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A brief guide to Jeeves and Wooster

Author: Nigel Cawthorne
Publisher: London : Robinson, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Good-hearted but weak-willed Wooster and the omniscient, efficient and, above all, loyal Jeeves exist in an enchanted world of sunshine, champagne and country houses, where Jeeves is continually rescuing his master from romantic and other misadventures. Wodehouse was regarded by Evelyn Waugh as a master for the brilliance and originality of his writing. Here you will find ... insights into the author's life on Long  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: P G Wodehouse; Bertie Wooster, (Fictitious character); Jeeves, (Fictitious character); Jeeves, (Fictitious character); P G Wodehouse; Bertie Wooster, (Fictitious character)
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nigel Cawthorne
ISBN: 9781780338248 1780338244
OCLC Number: 820110139
Description: ix, 246 pages ; 20 cm
Contents: 1. P.G. Wodehouse --
2. Birth of Jeeves and Wooster --
3. Short stories --
4. Novels --
5. Bertram Wilberforce Wooster --
6. Jeeves --
7. Aunts and uncles --
8. Fiancées and sweethearts --
9. Drones and other acquaintances --
10. Old hardened arteries and rozzers --
11. Stage and screen.
Responsibility: Nigel Cawthorne.

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A comprehensive guide to P. G. Wodehouse's two best-loved comic characters, Bertram Wilbeforce Wooster and his valet Jeeves, Bertie's friends and relatives and their world of sunshine, country houses  Read more...

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