The author of almost a hundred books and the creator of Jeeves, Blandings Castle, Psmith, Ukridge, Uncle Fred and Mr Mulliner, . Wodehouse was born in 1881 and educated at Dulwich College.
The author of almost a hundred books and the creator of Jeeves, Blandings Castle, Psmith, Ukridge, Uncle Fred and Mr Mulliner, . After two years with the Hong Kong and Shanghai Bank he became a full-time writer, contributing to a variety of periodicals. As well as his novels and short stories, he wrote lyrics for musical comedies, and at one stage had five shows running simultaneously on Broadway.
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Sir Pelham Grenville Wodehouse, KBE (/ˈwʊdhaʊs/; 1881–1975) was an English author, humorist and scriptwriter. After being educated at Dulwich College, to which he remained devoted all his life, he was employed by a bank, but disliked the work and wrote magazine pieces in his spare time. In 1902 he published his first novel, The Pothunters, set at the fictional public school of St. Austin's; his early stories continued the school theme.
Ring for Jeeves book. Ring for Jeeves features one of Wodehouse's best-known characters, Jeeves. It is the only Jeeves novel in which his employer, Bertie Wooster, does not appear (though he is mentioned). Wodehouse adapted the story from a play, Come On, Jeeves, that he had written with his lifelong friend and collaborator Guy Bolton. The story opens with Jeeves's employer, Bertie Wooster, Ring for Jeeves features one of Wodehouse's best-known characters, Jeeves.
This item:Ring for Jeeves by . If you have finished most of the Jeeves and Blandings books but have yet to wade into earlier Wodehouse efforts, pick up this book. Only 11 left in stock (more on the way). Much Obliged, Jeeves by . Written in 1953 (his 74th effort) near the height of his powers, Ring for Jeeves is unlikely to disappoint. 11 people found this helpful.
Wodehouse, bibliography. Ring for Jeeves The Return of Jeeves. Herbert Jenkins Simon & Schuster. UK USA. Bring on the Girls. Simon & Schuster Herbert Jenkins.
Wodehouse Pelham Grenville And then, just as you are feeling that you ought to ring up your lawyer and see . The situation obviously cries out for Jeeves
Wodehouse Pelham Grenville. Right Ho, Jeeves P. G. Wodehouse To RAYMOND NEEDHAM, . WITH AFFECTION AND ADMIRATION -1- Jeeves, I said, may I speak frankly? Certainly, sir. What I have to say may wound you. Not at all, sir. Well, then- No-wait. Hold the line a minute. The situation obviously cries out for Jeeves. If ever in the whole history of human affairs there was a moment when that lofty brain was required about the home, this is it.
As concerns Ring for Jeeves featuring Jeeves without Bertie Wooster, it is perhaps worth noting, as I mention in my post How to read P G Wodehouse: a new prescription, that although Bertie indeed does not appear in the book, his doppelgänger, Bill Rowcester, does
As concerns Ring for Jeeves featuring Jeeves without Bertie Wooster, it is perhaps worth noting, as I mention in my post How to read P G Wodehouse: a new prescription, that although Bertie indeed does not appear in the book, his doppelgänger, Bill Rowcester, does. There is of course no city called Rowcester but there is a city called Worcester – pronounced Wooster.
But Jeeves will prove just as resourceful without his young master, and brilliant brainwork may yet square the impossible circle for all concerned.