We all know Jeeves and Wooster, but which is the best Jeeves story? We all know Blandings, but which is the funniest tale about Lord Emsworth and his adored prize-winning pig? And would the best of Ukridge, or the yarns of the Oldest Member, or Wodehouse's Hollywood stories outdo them? This bumper anthology allows you to choose, bringing you the cream of the crop of stories by the twentieth century's greatest humorous writer.
There are favourites aplenty in this selection, which has been compiled with enthusiastic support from P.G. Wodehouse societies around the world. With additional material including novel extracts, working drafts, articles, letters and poems, this anthology provides the best overall celebration of side-splitting humour and sheer good nature available in the pages of any book.
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, xxiii, 560 pages, introduction by Stephen Fry, published to mark the 25th anniversary of his deathReview:
"Sublime comic genius . . . light as a feather, but fabulous" (Ben Elton)
"P.G. Wodehouse wrote the best English comic novels of the century" (Sebastian Faulks Independent on Sunday)
"Wodehouse is the greatest comic writer" (Douglas Adams)
"The funniest writer writer ever to put words on paper" (Hugh Laurie)
"Witty and effortlessly fluid. His books are laugh-out-loud funny" (Arabella Weir)
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Book Description Hutchinson, 2000. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110091801400
Book Description Hutchinson. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 0091801400 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW6.1035468