Gussie Fink-Nottle must marry Madeleine Bassett or Bertie will be obliged to proffer the ring in his stead, so Jeeves and Bertie visit Totleigh Towers, a rural leper colony. It's suicide, but Gussie's engagement to that drip, Madeleine, must somehow be saved.
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Steadfast, reassuring Jeeves is back, and in this uproarious novel his superior mind rises effortlessly to the occasion. "Everything is just mildly idiotic, and there is lots of purely physical comedy, and lots of conversation."--NewsweekFrom the Back Cover:
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. 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. If he fails, Bertie's bachelor days -- not to mention Jeeves's leisure time -- will be at an end.
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Book Description Penguin Books Ltd, U.S.A., 1966. Mass Market Paperback. Book Condition: New. Square, solid, perfect spine, unread -- what more could you ask for? Whenyou receive this book, you'll feel as though you've received a rare giftfrom one of Scheherazade's fabled djinn! You MAY even cartwheel withglee! NOTE: Lightly aged. Bookseller Inventory # 021016
Book Description Penguin Books, 1966. Paperback. Book Condition: New. reprint. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0140024794