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kohozynapo.tk Galway, Ireland. Published by Everyman. There are more copies of this book View all search results for this book. Confronted with one, I feel the urge to step on him or drop things on him from a height. Heck yes. It's just such a preposterous thing to say, so it makes one laugh. Wodehouse is also a master of subtle wit, as in this quote from " Ring for Jeeves ".
Sorry, I can't remember which characters were involved.
Oh, I see what you mean. A black patch over his left eye and a ginger moustache on the upper lip. I thought for a moment It takes some finessing for Jeeves to work out all the problems. The Mating Season--Bertie has to pretend he's Gussie and his friend has to pretend to be his butler, but t 3 Jeeves books in one: Ring for Jeeves--Bertie Wooster is absent from this tale, but his friend Bill, who Jeeves is temporarily working for, gets into a muddle when a former female acquaintance, his fiancee, his sister and brother-in-law and a man who is very angry with him all end up in the same house which he is needs to sell.
Jeeves explains to Captain Biggar that Bill does not have the money yet. Rather, we feel that the author is mistaken. On her way, Mrs. Death at the Excelsior. This book lacks a dust jacket, and is not in pristine condition, but it appears to be a genuine first edition. Publisher: Herbert Jenkins Limited. The real problem I had with this book was that the characters all feel like minor characters in a Jeeves and Wooster novel, they're the people you'd meet out at the country house while Bertie gets into trouble.
The Mating Season--Bertie has to pretend he's Gussie and his friend has to pretend to be his butler, but then Gussie shows up pretending to be Bertie and more muddles ensue. It takes a lot of tricking for Jeeves to work out all the problems. Very Good, Jeeves--A series of short stories about Bertie Wooster and his pals getting into trouble with all kinds of people. Jeeves has to sort the problems out.
This 4 star rating is because Bertie is not present in the first book. I like the Jeeves stories better when Bertie is narrating them. Always enjoy the writing, the wit and the muddles of this pair. Aug 12, Siri added it. If you've read a few Jeeves stories, you've read them all: Bertie Wooster is called down to a country estate, where troubles - usually caused by a lovers' tiff - have arisen.
Jeeves may or may not be called upon to find a solution to the complications, depending on Bertie's mood, but the loyal gentleman's gentleman always finds a way of making the events work out for the best for all parties involved, though Bertie is sometimes left appearing a bit This omnibus is comprised of Ring for If you've read a few Jeeves stories, you've read them all: Bertie Wooster is called down to a country estate, where troubles - usually caused by a lovers' tiff - have arisen.
Best enjoyed with tea and sandwiches, or one or two rather stiff whisky and sodas with a bit of lemon. Jan 25, angrykitty rated it really liked it Shelves: short-stories , its-tv , Feb 19, AJW rated it really liked it Shelves: humour.
It is the only Jeeves novel in which his employer, Bertie Wooster, does not appear (though he is mentioned). Wodehouse adapted the story from a play, Come On, Jeeves, that he had written with his lifelong friend and collaborator Guy Bolton. Ring for Jeeves features Jeeves without. Editorial Reviews. Review. Martin Jarvis brings the madcap world of Bertie Wooster and his Ring for Jeeves: (Jeeves & Wooster) (Jeeves & Wooster Series Book 10) - Kindle edition by P.G. Wodehouse. Download it once and read it on your.
This volume gets marked down from the usual 5 stars as it contains 'Ring for Jeeves' which is the worst Jeeves story IMO. I get so much pleasure from looking at the world through Bertie Wooster's eyes. Aug 24, Cameron rated it it was amazing. I am not sure if I read this as omnibus or individual books - but I remember 2 of the stories from the blurb.
Bertie is Bertie and Jeeves is Jeeves even without Bertie and I love the stories but even though they did get a bit repetitive I was always in stitches. Sep 12, Nisha-Anne rated it really liked it. Ring For Jeeves: Quite quite hilarious but I missed Bertie soooo much, that waffling googly-eyed stoat.
The Mating Season: Utter perfection in structure. Much snorting and guffawing was occasioned. The collection of stories that was the last book didn't do much for me.
Oct 26, David Donald rated it really liked it. I was late discovering Wodehouse, Jeeves and Bertie. More woes me for my delay. I found the show after the book, but went back and enjoyed a few rereads with their voices added.
Oct 02, Aditya Mallya rated it it was amazing. Any collection of Jeeves and Wooster stories is bound to be a treasure - this isn't an exception. Sep 03, Roxandra rated it it was amazing. What a shame I can only give Plum 5 stars. Sep 28, Sammy rated it really liked it Shelves: comedy. Seems odd not to include the books in chronological order but, other than that, you really can't go wrong. Devina rated it it was amazing Mar 01, Paula rated it it was amazing Nov 22, David Boland rated it it was amazing Mar 23, Nile rated it really liked it Jul 26, Paul Gibbs rated it it was amazing Feb 24, Jennie rated it it was amazing Dec 07, Archita Mitra rated it it was amazing Jul 06, Sam Anthony rated it really liked it Mar 13, Aditya Patankar rated it it was amazing Oct 17, David Bryson rated it it was amazing Jan 10, Troy Black rated it it was amazing Dec 18, There are no discussion topics on this book yet.
Readers also enjoyed. About P. Sir Pelham Grenville Wodehouse, KBE, was a comic writer who enjoyed enormous popular success during a career of more than seventy years and continues to be widely read over 40 years after his death.