G. The foppish aristocrat cannot survive for long without his Shakespeare-quoting and problem-solving valet, and after a narrowly escaped forced marriage, a cottage fire, and a great butter theft, however, the celebrated literary odd couple are happy to return to the way things were. Wodehouse wrote the best English comic novels of the century.
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The Code of the Woosters
As usual, and in the end only his cleverness can rescue Bertie from being arrested, butler Jeeves becomes a focal point for all the plots and ploys of these characters, lynched, and engaged by mistake! W w norton Company. Dahlia trumps bertie's objections by threatening to sever his standing invitation to her house for lunch, an unthinkable prospect given Bertie's devotion to the cooking of her chef, Anatole.
. H. Stinker" Pinker. P. When aunt dahlia demands that Bertie Wooster help her dupe an antique dealer into selling her an 18th-century cow-creamer. Added to the cast of eccentrics are roderick Spode, leader of a fascist organization called the Saviors of Britain, who also wants that cow-creamer, and an unusual man of the cloth known as Rev.
To dive into a wodehouse novel is to swim in some of the most elegantly turned phrases in the English language. Ben schott follow the adventures of bertie Wooster and his gentleman’s gentleman, Jeeves, in this stunning new edition of one of the greatest comic novels in the English language. A web of complications grows as Bertie's pal Gussie Fink-Nottle asks for counseling in the matter of his impending marriage to Madeline Bassett.
It seems madeline isn't his only interest; Gussie also wants to study the effects of a full moon on the love life of newts.
Very Good, Jeeves!
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. W w norton Company. Whoever or whatever the cause of bertie wooster's consternation―bobbie wickham giving away his fierce Aunt Agatha's dog; getting into the bad books of Sir Roderick Glossop; attempting to scupper the unfortunate infatuation of his friend Tuppy for a robust opera singer―Jeeves can always be relied on tyo untangle the most ferocious of muddles.
The Inimitable Jeeves
And bertie, with jeeves’s help, just evades the clutches of the terrifying Honoria Glossop. At its heart is one of wodehouse’s most delicious stories and a comic masterpiece, "The Great Sermon Handicap. W w norton Company. W w norton Company. Banks. To dive into a wodehouse novel is to swim in some of the most elegantly turned phrases in the English language.
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Joy in the Morning
So when a certain amount of familial arm-twisting is applied, Bertie heads for the sticks in fear and trepidation despite the support of the irreplaceable Jeeves. W w norton Company. W w norton Company. But for bertie wooster, it is a place to be avoided, containing not only the appalling Aunt Agatha but also her husband, the terrifying Lord Worplesdon.
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Right Ho, Jeeves
W w norton Company. Wodehouse, the second full-length novel featuring the popular characters Jeeves and Bertie Wooster, after Thank You, Jeeves. It also features a host of other recurring Wodehouse characters, and is mostly set at Brinkley Court, the home of Bertie's Aunt Dahlia. G. It was first published in the united kingdom on october 5, 1934 by little, Boston, London, 1934 by Herbert Jenkins, Brown and Company, and in the United States on October 15, under the title Brinkley Manor.
Right ho, jeeves is a novel by P. W w norton Company. Before being published as a book, 1933 to january 27, it had been sold to the Saturday Evening Post, 1934, in which it appeared in serial form from December 23, and in England in the Grand Magazine from April to September 1934. Wodehouse had already started planning this sequel while working on Thank You, Jeeves.
Right Ho, Jeeves
Will he prevail? only with the aid of Jeeves! W w norton Company. W w norton Company. Bertie must deal with the market snodsbury grammar School prize giving, the wooing of Madeline Bassett by Gussie Fink-Nottle, and the resignation of Anatole, the broken engagement of his cousin Angela, the genius chef. Follow the adventures of bertie wooster and his gentleman’s gentleman, Jeeves, in this stunning new edition of one of the greatest comic novels in the English language.
Stiff Upper Lip, Jeeves
Understandably, Bertie is aghast. It seems like certain suicide, but Jeeves must find a way to save his employer from the clutches of the drippy Madeline. W w norton Company. W w norton Company. A bertie and jeeves classic, featuring an Alpine hat, a black amber statuette, and the dreaded Totleigh Towers. In stiff upper lip, jeeves, bertie's newt-breeding friend Gussie Fink-Nottle must marry Madeline Bassett or Bertie will be obliged to take his place.
If he fails, bertie's bachelor days -- not to mention Jeeves's leisure time -- will be at an end.
My Man Jeeves: A Quality Print Classic
W w norton Company. I highly suggest it. W w norton Company. However, what might have become a novel filled to overflowing with hilarity and drama is brought back down to a more substantial level with the constant subtle humor and patronization brought in by Jeeves. A wonderfully clever novel, which keeps the pages turning with quick wit and snappy humor.
Indeed, wodehouse does much to reflect the over-privileged lives. Jeeves, but you have a way of stressing the 'in' and then coming down with a thud on the 'deed' which makes it virtually tantamount to 'Oh, sir?' No doubt nothing is further from your mind than to convey such a suggestion, yeah?' Correct this, don't keep saying 'Indeed, Jeeves.
The nature in which bertie and the rest are virtually ignorant to Jeeves' little jibes such as this shows clearly the statement of Wodehouse, how the aristocracy is too self absorbed to notice even the slightest.
Leave It to Psmith
Psmith is so besotted with eve that, mistakes him for Ralston McTodd, a poet, her new boss, when Lord Emsworth, Psmith pretends to be him so he can make his way to Blandings Castle and woo her. P. G. Wodehouse is still the funniest writer ever to have put words on paper. Hugh laurieronald psmith “the ‘p’ is silent, as in pshrimp” is always willing to help a damsel in distress.
W w norton Company. And so the farce begins: criminals disguised as poets with a plan to steal a priceless diamond necklace, a secretary who throws flower pots through windows, and a nighttime heist that ends in gunplay. How will everything be sorted out? Leave it to Psmith! W w norton Company. So when he sees eve halliday without an umbrella during a downpour, he nobly offers her an umbrella, even though it’s one he picks out of the Drone Club’s umbrella rack.
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Jeeves and the Feudal Spirit
Bertie has committed the heinous offence of growing a moustache, and Jeeves strongly disapproves — which is unfortunate, because Jeeves’s feudal spirit is desperately needed. W w norton Company. Used book in Good Condition. W w norton Company. Arrow.