Stiff Upper Lip, Jeeves (Simon & Schuster Classics) by P. G. Wodehouse

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  • Modern fiction,
  • Wodehouse, P. G. (Pelham Grenville), 1881-1975,
  • Fiction - General,
  • Fiction,
  • FIC004000,
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  • Classics,
  • Humorous,
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The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages224
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7926681M
ISBN 100743204107
ISBN 109780743204101

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What other book might you compare Stiff Upper Lip, Jeeves to, and why. The Code of the Woosters. Probably the best of all the Jeeves stories, and for this one I would recommend the one available here, as performed by Martin Jarvis. I don't think there is a Jonathan Cecil version available, though I might be wrong.

Start your review of The Jeeves Collection: "Stiff Upper Lip, Jeeves", "Inimitable Jeeves", "Carry on, Jeeves" Write a review Erin Boyington rated it /5. 11 rows    Stiff Upper Lip, Jeeves by P. Wodehouse; 24 editions; First. Michael Hordern stars as Jeeves with Richard Briers as Bertie in a BBC Radio full-cast dramatization.

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In Stiff Upper Lip, Jeeves, Bertie's newt-breeding friend Gussie Fink-Nottle must marry Madeline Bassett or Bertie will be obliged to take his place. Understandably, Bertie is aghast. It seems like certain suicide, but Jeeves must find a way to save his employer from the clutches of the drippy Madeline/5(5).

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This dramatization of "Stiff Upper Lip, Jeeves" is particularly good. I enjoy Michael Hordern's take on Jeeves but it's Richard Brier's Bertie Wooster that is the gem of this cast.

Overall, it's a great listen. However, one small note I feel obliged to add- I know abridgements require the sacrificing of certain dialogue and small plot manuevers.

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If it available for your country it will shown as book reader and user fully subscribe will benefit. In STIFF UPPER LIP, JEEVES, fate conspires to draw Bertie Wooster back to Totleigh Towers, the site of an earlier ordeal that nearly landed our hero in prison and, worse still, in continuing danger of marriage to Madeline Bassett, the svelte and sadly syrupy daughter of the house.

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A Bertie and Jeeves classic, featuring an Alpine hat, a black amber statuette, and the dreaded Totleigh Towers. In Stiff Upper Lip, Jeeves, Bertie's newt-breeding friend Gussie Fink-Nottle must marry Madeline Bassett or Bertie will be obliged to take his place.

Understandably, Bertie is aghast/5(74). Stiff Upper Lip, Jeeves by P.G. Wodehouse Stiff Upper Lip, Jeeves is a novel by P. Wodehouse, published in the United States on Ma by Simon & Schuster, Inc., New York, and in the United Kingdom on Aug by Herbert Jenkins, London.

It is the ninth of eleven novels featuring Bertie Wooster and his valet Jeeves. In Stiff Upper Lip, Jeeves, Bertie Book Edition: Jeeves & Wooster. A classic Jeeves and Wooster novel from P.G. Wodehouse, the great comic writer of the 20th century.

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Stiff Upper Lip, Jeeves by P. Wodehouse,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(K). Stiff Upper Lip, Jeeves Book Summary and Study Guide. P.G. Wodehouse Booklist P.G. Wodehouse Message Board. Detailed plot synopsis reviews of Stiff Upper Lip, Jeeves; Bertie Wooster finds himself at Totleigh Towers, trying to prevent art theft while ensuring that Madeline Bassett does not end up married to him, with Jeeves at his side to make.

Stiff Upper Lip, Jeeves Author Wodehouse, P.G Format/binding Soft cover Book condition Used - Near Fine Jacket condition No Jacket Quantity available 1 Edition 1st Edition Publisher Signet Book Date published Book Edition: 1st Edition.

For all its faults, this is a brave and necessary book. • Stiff Upper Lip is published by Weidenfeld & Nicolson. To order a copy for £ (RRP £) go to or call Author: Sam Leith.

Stiff Upper Lip, Jeeves by P. Wodehouse PDF Free Download Bertie Wooster vows that nothing will induce him to return to Totleigh Towers, lair of former magistrate Sir Watkyn Bassett.

Apart from Sir Watkyn himself, the place is infested with his ghastly daughter Madeline and her admirer, would-be dictator Roderick Spode.

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There are good eggs present, such as Gussie Fink-Nottle. What other book might you compare Stiff Upper Lip, Jeeves to, and why. The Code of the Woosters. Probably the best of all the Jeeves stories, and for this one I would recommend the one available here, as performed by Martin Jarvis.

I don't think there is a Jonathan Cecil version available, though I might be wrong.5/5(1). Stiff Upper Lip, Jeeves. Read. Add to shelf. Readers 16 Bookshelves 4 Impressions 65 Quotes. Readers 16 Bookshelves 4 Impressions 65 Quotes. Quotes from.

A satisfactory read - but Stiff Upper Lip, Jeeves is consistently funny, and actually moves along the plots of the wealth of recurring characters Wodehouse had compiled by this point. However, it feels a little bit like we're on autopilot.

Nothing is quite as outrageous as in the earlier novels, and often chapters will end with situations being salvaged rather than worsened!/5(31). Stiff Upper Lip, Jeeves by P. Wodehouse,Perennial Library edition, in English - 1st Perennial Library : After reading several book blogs referring to Wodehouse is laugh-out-loud funny, I was happy to see that our tiny school library had a copy of one of his books.

I must say I enjoyed Stiff Upper Lip, Jeeves, but I couldn’t take Wodehouse on a regular basis. After almost 20 years of deliberately choosing literary “health food”, this seemed. Stiff Upper Lips is a film directed by Gary Sinyor and starring Sean Pertwee, Georgina Cates, Robert Portal, Samuel West, Prunella Scales, Peter Ustinov, and Brian Glover in his final film role.

It is a broad parody of British period films, especially the lavish Merchant-Ivory productions of the s and early s. Although it specifically targets A Room with a View, Directed by: Gary Sinyor.PG Wodehouse - Stiff Upper Lip, Jeeves Adaptation of PG Wodehouse's novel featuring his famous characters, the valet Jeeves and his master Bertie Wooster.

Stars Richard Briers and Michael Hordern. Stiff Upper Lip, Jeeves. by P G Wodehouse. Jeeves & Wooster (Book 10) Share your thoughts Complete your review.

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