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Jeeves & Wooster. The purity of the turf

Author: P G WodehouseRobert YoungHugh LaurieStephen FryGranada Television.All authors
Publisher: New York, NY : A & E Home Video : New Video Group [distributor], [1999]
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When her brother George falls for a young waitress, Aunt Agatha deputizes Wooster in her effort to scuttle the romance. But Jeeves has other plans, and he manages to get his master out of the line of fire by accepting a long-standing invitation to the country. There, Wooster occupies himself by betting on sporting events at the village fair, where all his wagers fail. Suspicious of foul play, Jeeves discovers the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Drama
Named Person: Bertie Wooster, (Fictitious character); Jeeves, (Fictitious character); Jeeves, (Fictitious character); Bertie Wooster, (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: P G Wodehouse; Robert Young; Hugh Laurie; Stephen Fry; Granada Television.; Picture Partnership.; A & E Home Video (Firm); New Video Group.
ISBN: 0767019342 9780767019347
OCLC Number: 42827152
Notes: Title from cassette.
Based on the stories of P.G. Wodehouse.
Originally produced for television in 1990.
"Cat. No. AAE-17384."
Credits: Director of photography, Peter Jessup ; editor, Andrew Nelson ; music, Anne Dudley.
Cast: Hugh Laurie, Stephen Fry.
Description: 1 videocassette (50 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Other Titles: Purity of the turf
P.G. Wodehouse's The very first Jeeves & Wooster.
Very first Jeeves & Wooster.
Responsibility: a Picture Partnership production for Granada Television ; producer, Brian Eastman ; dramatized by Clive Exton ; director, Robert Young.

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When her brother George falls for a young waitress, Aunt Agatha deputizes Wooster in her effort to scuttle the romance. But Jeeves has other plans, and he manages to get his master out of the line of fire by accepting a long-standing invitation to the country. There, Wooster occupies himself by betting on sporting events at the village fair, where all his wagers fail. Suspicious of foul play, Jeeves discovers the guilty party and plots his revenge.

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