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The comic style of P. G. Wodehouse

by Robert Anderson Hall

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Published by Archon Books in [Hamden, Conn.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wodehouse, P. G. 1881-1975 -- Literary style.,
  • Humorous stories, English -- History and criticism.,
  • English language -- 20th century -- Style.,
  • Comic, The.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 133-135.

    Statementby Robert A. Hall, Jr.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR6045.O53 Z68
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 147 p.
    Number of Pages147
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5423205M
    ISBN 100208014098
    LC Control Number73017163

    P. G. Wodehouse has always been regarded as a “popular” writer. The designation is just. “Every schoolboy,” wrote Ogden Nash, “knows that no one can hold a candle to P. G. Wodehouse.” Browse P. G. Wodehouse’s best-selling audiobooks and newest titles. short stories and other writings between and He died in , at the age of 93, in Southampton, New York. Wodehouse worked extensively on his books, sometimes having two or more in preparation simultaneously. and several literary techniques to produce a

      This Study Guide consists of approximately 43 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of The Most of P.G. Wodehouse. Wodehouse writes from several points of view, spanning much of the membership of the Drones Club but Thank You, Jeeves is a Jeeves comic novel by P.G. Wodehouse, first published in the United Kingdom on 16 March by Herbert Jenkins, London, and in the United States on 23 April by Little,

      Having read this book about 27 million times (that may be a slight exaggeration, but not by much), I still find things to laugh out loud at in this book This is P. G. Wodehouse at his very best. In the Jeeves and Wooster stories and the Blandings Castle books, Wodehouse achieved a level of comic writing that no-one else has, before or  › Fiction › Classics.   Right Ho, Jeeves is a novel by P. G. Wodehouse, the second full-length novel featuring the popular characters Jeeves and Bertie Wooster, after Thank You, was first published in the United Kingdom on 5 October by Herbert Jenkins, London, and in the United States on 15 October by Little, Brown and Company, Boston, under the title Brinkley ://,_Jeeves.


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