Trapped in Steeple Bumpleigh, a lesser man than Bertie Wooster would have given way. Ex-fiancee Florence Cray is present, as is "Stilton" Cheesewright, her new fiance. But the biggest blot on the landscape has to be Edwin the Boy Scout whose acts of kindness resembled those of sheer malevolence.
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Fans of P.G. Wodehouse's comic genius are legion, and their devotion to his masterful command of the hilarity borders on obsession. The Overlook Press is pleased to feed their obsession by returning his funniest books to print: Heavy Weather, Jeeves and the Feudal Spirit, Mating Season, Laughing Gas, Lord Emsworth and Others, Meet Mr. Mulliner, The Clicking of Cuthbert, and more.From the Back Cover:
A Jeeves and Wooster novel
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Trapped in rural Steeple Bumpleigh, a man less stalwart than Bertie Wooster would probably give way at the knees. For among those present were Florence Craye, to whom Bertie had once been engaged and her new fiancé ‘Stilton’ Cheesewright, who sees Bertie as a snake in the grass. And that biggest blot on the landscape, Edwin the Boy Scout, who is busy doing acts of kindness out of sheer malevolence.
All Bertie’s forebodings are fully justified. For in his efforts to oil the wheels of commerce, promote the course of true love and avoid the consequences of a vendetta, he becomes the prey of all and sundry. In fact only Jeeves can save him...
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Book Description Penguin Books Ltd, 1999. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110140281177
Book Description Penguin Books Ltd. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0140281177 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW7.0963062
Book Description Penguin Books Ltd, 1999. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0140281177