Bertram Wilberforce Wooster

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Bertie Wooster; Ephraim Gadsby
Bertram Wilberforce "Bertie" Wooster is a recurring fictional character in the Jeeves novels of British author P. G. Wodehouse. An English gentleman, one of the "idle rich" and a member of the Drones Club, he appears alongside his valet, Jeeves, whose genius manages to extricate Bertie or one of his friends from numerous awkward situations. As the first-person narrator of ten novels and over 30 short stories, Bertie ranks as one of the most vivid comic creations in popular literature. Bertie’s middle name, “Wilberforce”, is the doing of his father, who won money on a horse named Wilberforce in the Grand National the day before Bertie was born and insisted on Bertie carrying that name (mentioned in Much Obliged, Jeeves).

Family

Bertie's family relationships provide recurring motifs in the stories and novels in which he appears, particularly the relationships with his aunts. Due to the volume of stories and time span over which Wodehouse wrote them, there are a number of inconsistencies an…more

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My Man Jeeves (Jeeves, #1)

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Right Ho, Jeeves (Jeeves, #6)

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4.31 avg rating — 16,530 ratings — published 1934 add/edit characters
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The Code of the Woosters (J...

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4.36 avg rating — 15,251 ratings — published 1938 add/edit characters
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Carry on, Jeeves (Jeeves, #3)

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4.28 avg rating — 13,454 ratings — published 1925 add/edit characters
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The Inimitable Jeeves (Jeev...

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4.26 avg rating — 12,570 ratings — published 1923 add/edit characters
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Thank You, Jeeves (Jeeves, #5)

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4.26 avg rating — 9,747 ratings — published 1934 add/edit characters
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Very Good, Jeeves! (Jeeves,...

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4.36 avg rating — 6,557 ratings — published 1930 add/edit characters
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Stiff Upper Lip, Jeeves (Je...

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4.29 avg rating — 6,200 ratings — published 1963 add/edit characters
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Joy in the Morning (Jeeves,...

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4.35 avg rating — 5,649 ratings — published 1947 add/edit characters
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Jeeves and the Feudal Spiri...

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4.31 avg rating — 4,320 ratings — published 1954 add/edit characters
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