TITLE

PROFILES: CHAP WITH GOOD STORY TO TELL

AUTHOR(S)
Wind, Herbert Warren
PUB. DATE
May 1971
SOURCE
New Yorker;5/15/1971, Vol. 47 Issue 13, p43
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article profiles Pelham Grenville Wodehouse, an English-born humorist. Wodehouse has now churned out seventy-odd novels, including nine about his two best-known characters, Bertie Wooster and his valet Jeeves; more than three hundred short stories, including some thirty about Wooster and Jeeves; and around five hundred sprightly essays and articles.
ACCESSION #
19378286

 

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