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Women in Wodehouse: Stories

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Scientific research demonstrates conclusively that as a drugless antidepressant, there is nothing to compare with the works of P.G. Wodehouse. These 11 stories show Wodehouse at his therapeutic best, dealing with such medical matters as Jeeves's infallible hangover cure, Bobbie Wickham's treatment for extreme nervousness, self improvement through hypnotism, and what its' l ...more
Unknown Binding, 324 pages
Published August 18th 1995 by Barnes & Noble Books (first published 1995)
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Valerie
?'Unknown' binding? The one I've got is a hardback.

This is truly a mixed bag. The only common element is that the main characters have to be women.

The preface is by D R Benson, who apparently did the selection, as well. Since the book was published in 1991, and Wodehouse died in 1975, the odds are pretty good Wodehouse played no part in the selection.

The book is divided into sections, which I'll note as well as the titles of the stories.

I: Dragons And Other Perils

The Indian Summer of An Uncle: (
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Readitnweep
PH Wodehouse was one of the wittiest writers, and this anthology proves that. Funny, easy, smart read.
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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. Despite the political and social upheavals that occurred during his life, much of which was spent in France and the United States, Wodehouse's main canvas remained that of prewar English upper-class so ...more
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