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The Resource A life in letters, P. G. Wodehouse ; edited by Sophie Ratcliffe

A life in letters, P. G. Wodehouse ; edited by Sophie Ratcliffe

Label
A life in letters
Title
A life in letters
Statement of responsibility
P. G. Wodehouse ; edited by Sophie Ratcliffe
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 823/.912
  • B
Index
index present
LC call number
PR6045.O53
LC item number
Z48 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
A life in letters, P. G. Wodehouse ; edited by Sophie Ratcliffe
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Previously published: London : Hutchinson, 2011
  • "The definitive edition of the letters-many previously unpublished . . . . Wodehouse corresponded with relatives, friends, and some of the greatest figures of the twentieth century: Agatha Christie, Ira Gershwin, Evelyn Waugh, George Orwell, and Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. The letters are arranged chronologically with intersecting sections of biography written by Sophie Ratcliffe"--Publisher's note
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Childhood -- Dulwich -- 1899/1900: "Set thy beetle-crusher on the ladder of fame" -- Early career -- 1901/1909: "Got a plot, thanks" -- New York -- 1909/1914: "American hustle" -- Love on Long Island -- 1914/1918: "Something fresh" -- The roaring Twenties -- 1919/1930: "This, I need scarcely point out to you, is jolly old fame" -- Wodehouse in Hollywood -- 1930/1931: "This place is loathsome" -- Wodehouse in the Thirties -- 1932/1940: "A jolly strong position" -- Internment -- 1940/1941: "Am quite happy here" -- The broadcasts -- Berlin -- 1941/1943: "So little to tell" -- Paris -- 1943/1947: "Under surveillance" -- Return to America -- 1947/1954: "New York is overwhelming" -- Final years -- 1954/1975: "He did take trouble."
Control code
ocn783162495
Dimensions
cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
p.
Isbn
9780393088991
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2012019989
System control number
(OCoLC)783162495
Label
A life in letters, P. G. Wodehouse ; edited by Sophie Ratcliffe
Publication
Note
  • Previously published: London : Hutchinson, 2011
  • "The definitive edition of the letters-many previously unpublished . . . . Wodehouse corresponded with relatives, friends, and some of the greatest figures of the twentieth century: Agatha Christie, Ira Gershwin, Evelyn Waugh, George Orwell, and Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. The letters are arranged chronologically with intersecting sections of biography written by Sophie Ratcliffe"--Publisher's note
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Childhood -- Dulwich -- 1899/1900: "Set thy beetle-crusher on the ladder of fame" -- Early career -- 1901/1909: "Got a plot, thanks" -- New York -- 1909/1914: "American hustle" -- Love on Long Island -- 1914/1918: "Something fresh" -- The roaring Twenties -- 1919/1930: "This, I need scarcely point out to you, is jolly old fame" -- Wodehouse in Hollywood -- 1930/1931: "This place is loathsome" -- Wodehouse in the Thirties -- 1932/1940: "A jolly strong position" -- Internment -- 1940/1941: "Am quite happy here" -- The broadcasts -- Berlin -- 1941/1943: "So little to tell" -- Paris -- 1943/1947: "Under surveillance" -- Return to America -- 1947/1954: "New York is overwhelming" -- Final years -- 1954/1975: "He did take trouble."
Control code
ocn783162495
Dimensions
cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
p.
Isbn
9780393088991
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2012019989
System control number
(OCoLC)783162495

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