Wodehouse

A Life

by Robert McCrum

Hardcover, 530 pages, W W Norton & Co Inc, List Price: $27.95 | purchase

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Wodehouse
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A Life
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Robert McCrum

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An affectionate portrait of the prolific twentieth-century comic writer discusses his creation of such characters as Jeeves, Psmith, and the Empress of Blandings; describes his contributions to Broadway and the London stage; details his internment in Berlin during World War II; and reveals a following of literary figures who are among his top fans. 15,000 first printing.