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Wodehouse on Crime

P. G. Wodehouse

Wodehouse on Crime

A Dozen Tales of Fiendish Cunning (Library of Crime Classics)

by P. G. Wodehouse

  • 2 Want to read
  • 11 Currently reading

Published by International Polygonics .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mystery/Suspense,
  • Fiction - Mystery/ Detective,
  • Short stories,
  • Mystery & Detective - General,
  • Fiction,
  • Crime,
  • Humorous stories, English

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages282
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8608308M
    ISBN 101558820809
    ISBN 109781558820807
    OCLC/WorldCa22626626

      Wodehouse: A Life by Robert McCrum Viking £20, pp The facts, briefly, are these: Pelham Grenville Wodehouse (two unremarkable British .   P.G. (Pelham Grenville) Wodehouse () was one of the great writers of comic literature of the twentieth century. I never travel far from home without one of his volumes tucked in a pocket somewhere. Wodehouse wrote over 70 novels and short stories, lyrics and libretti for dozens of musical comedies (early in his career),.

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    The Wodehouse short stories Now including short-short stories, humorous essays in story form, and narrative verse P. G. Wodehouse wrote so much, so well, and for so long that trying to compile a complete listing of his short fiction is a daunting task.   "A Joan Kohn book." Strychnine in the soup -- The crime wave at Blandings -- Ukridge starts a bank account -- The purity of the turf -- The smile that wins -- The purification of Rodney Spelvin -- Without the option -- The romance of a bulb squeezer -- Aunt Agatha takes the count -- The fiery wooing of Mordred -- Ukridge's accident :


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Wodehouse on Crime by P. G. Wodehouse Download PDF EPUB FB2

Wodehouse on Crime is a collection of 12 Wodehouse tales, all dealing with larceny or deception in some way. My favorite is The Crimewave at Blandings. Emsworth's grandson brings an air rifle to the castle and the ensuing shooting spree shakes the castle to its very foundation.

Fun stuff/5. *This Book is annotated (it contains a detailed biography of the author). *An active Table of Contents has been added by the publisher for a better customer experience.

*This book has been checked and corrected for spelling errors. This Publication Contains 34 of P. Wodehouse's All Time Greatest Works. Wodehouse On Crime Hardcover – January 1, by P G Wodehouse (Author) › Visit Amazon's P G Wodehouse Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more.

See search results for this author. Are you an author. Learn about Author Central. P 5/5(3). Wodehouse inaged Cover of Wodehouse's first published novel, Cover of William Tell Told Again, Cover of Love Among the Chickens, Initially in chronological order by UK publication date, even when the book was published first in the US or serialised in a magazine in advance of publication in book tions↙: P.G.

Wodehouse was one of the most widely renowned humorists of the 20th century. +BIOGRAPHY. Wodehouse was born Octo ; and he died on February 14th, in a Southampton Hospital, New York, from a long illness that eventually culminated in a heart attack at the age of The Crime Wave at Blandings book.

Read 20 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. One of P.G. Wodehouse's most gloriously funny stories, /5. Genre/Form: Fiction Detective and mystery fiction: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Wodehouse, P.G.

(Pelham Grenville), Wodehouse on crime. About this Item: The Book League of America, In., New York, Hardback. Condition: Good. No Jacket. Hardback bound in green cloth-covered boards with black title on the spine and black illustration on spine and front. Book has sun darkened spine and edge with minor bumps at corners.

Humorous short stories by Wodehouse. pages. Make Offer - Adventures of Sally by P. Wodehouse Hardcover Book Collector's Wodehouse NO NUDES IS GOOD NUDES - FIRST AMERICAN EDITION BY P.G. WODEHOUSE EX-LIB TIGHT $ Sir Pelham Grenville Wodehouse () was an English author of comic short stories and novels, best known for his Jeeves and Blandings Castle series.

Widely considered a master of prose in the English language, the prolific author was admired by fellow contemporary authors such as Hilaire Belloc, Evelyn Waugh and Rudyard Kipling and modern authors such as Douglas Adams, J.K. Rowling and. Your next Wodehouse book, Summer Lightning, has a poor chorus girl for the heroine.

Summer Lightning is a detective story crossed with a romantic farce. It’s set in Blandings Castle, Wodehouse’s famous fictional country idyll.

There’s lots going on. A wide variety of Wodehouse masterpieces that contain some degree of humorous crime. In "The Crime Wave at Blandings" a child's toy air rifle quickly becomes an instrument of black deeds.

In "The Purity of the Turf" gambling and bribery defile the girls egg and spoon race at a country gathering/5(4). The first full-fledged Jeeves book was My Man Jeeves, published in The first full-length Jeeves novel was ’s Thank You, Jeeves. The overall Jeeves canon consists of 35 short stories and 11 novels.

The character’s final appearance was in the novel Aunts Aren’t Gentlemen (Wodehouse’s final completed work). Below is a list. The best of PG Wodehouse Wodehouse began his literary career as a freelance journalist.

All his life, he never lost a taste for deadlines, or the promise of. Wodehouse on Crime: A Dozen Tales of Fiendish Cunning by Wodehouse, P. edited by D. Bensen w/foreword by Isaac Asimov and a great selection of related books.

I love reading P.G. Wodehouse, especially on the bus in audio format on the way to work, it puts me in the right frame of mind for t more - John - /5(K). P.G. Wodehouse, The Jeeves and Bertie series of novels Article continues after advertisement These light and lovely books are escapist fiction at its best and the ones that taught me the most about the use of language—word choice, tone, the Author: Inman Majors.

Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project by: 4. The B. & J. books (Bertie’s love of abbreviations can be a little infectious) often betray the speed of their construction. I recently reread the ten novels and two collections of B.

& J. : Brad Leithauser. Don't get your hopes up, Wodehouse fans: this isn't a treasure-trove of hitherto-unknown detective stories by the great Plum.

No, these are mostly very well-known Wodehouse items, with only the slightest, most whimsical connections to ""crime"" fiction. The Wodehouse novels As with my story page, this compilation is designed to show the origins and versions of Wodehouse’s novels.I follow Daniel H.

Garrison’s Who’s Who in Wodehouse (see this page. for details of the new third edition) and Eileen McIlvaine’s Wodehouse bibliography in generally giving precedence to the title of the first hardcover edition, whether English or American.P.G. Wodehouse was a comic writer who enjoyed enormous popular success during a career of more than seventy years and continues to be widely read.

Despite the political and social upheavals that occurred during his life, much of which was spent in France and the United States, Wodehouse’s main canvas remained that of pre-war English upper-class society, reflecting his birth, education, and.

When we discovered that Overlook Press was reissuing the complete P.G. Wodehouse, in individual editions, with brand-new covers, we thought it was some kind of hoax.

It was not. In what may be our favorite year-end list of books yet, please find below 99 Author: Literary Hub.