Carry On, Jeeves: (Jeeves & Wooster)

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Random House, Mar 26, 2009 - Fiction - 288 pages
280 Reviews

A classic collection of Jeeves and Wooster stories from P.G. Wodehouse, the great comic writer of the 20th century

In his new role as valet to Bertie Wooster, Jeeves's first duty is to create a miracle hangover cure. From that moment, the partnership that is Jeeves and Wooster never looks back...

'A cavalcade of perfect joy.' - Caitlin Moran

Sunlit perfection... Bask in its warmth and splendour. - Stephen Fry

'The best English comic novelist of the century.' - Sebastian Faulks

'The greatest chronicler of a certain kind of Englishness' - Julian Fellowes

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PG Wodehouse is a fine comic writer. - Goodreads
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Review: Carry on, Jeeves (Jeeves #3)

User Review  - Nicole Field - Goodreads

I must admit to feeling fairly underwhelmed by this novel. Called Carry on, Jeeves, it was nothing more than a set of short stories where Jeeves saved the day. Of course, anyone who knows anything ... Read full review

Review: Carry on, Jeeves (Jeeves #3)

User Review  - Alessandro Brioschi - Goodreads

This is my first time reading Wodehouse. After watching most of the episodes of the excellent "Jeeves and Wooster" series, I bought two short story collections (the other one being "Very good Jeeves ... Read full review

About the author (2009)

P.G. WODEHOUSE wrote more than ninety novels and some three hundred short stories over 73 years. Perhaps best known for the escapades of Bertie Wooster and Jeeves, Wodehouse also created the world of Blandings Castle, home to Lord Emsworth and his cherished pig, the Empress of Blandings. His stories include gems concerning the irrepressible and disreputable Ukridge; Psmith, the elegant socialist; the ever-so-slightly-unscrupulous Fifth Earl of Ickenham, better known as Uncle Fred; and those related by Mr Mulliner, the charming raconteur of The Angler's Rest, and the Oldest Member at the Golf Club.

In 1936 he was awarded The Mark Twain Medal for 'having made an outstanding and lasting contribution to the happiness of the world'. He was made a Doctor of Letters by Oxford University in 1939 and in 1975, aged 93, he was knighted by Queen Elizabeth II. He died shortly afterwards, on St Valentine's Day.

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