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Galahad at Blandings (Blandings Castle, #10) by P.G. Wodehouse
Jun 22, John Eliot rated it really liked it. Martin Jarvis’ naration is spot on. Jeeves —81 Blandings — Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer – no Kindle device required.
The Empress of Blandings appears here courtesy of http: I guess Wooster got boring for me after one or two books. I would have thought that an impossible question, since they’re all very high quality and very much alike. But then the real Augustus Whipple arrives in the village hoping to get a look at Lord Emsworth’s prize-winning pig, Empress of Blandings.
Many times while reading I had to put the book down to recover from ecstatic fits of laughter, combined with an utter disbelief that it could be so good. This was my first Wodehouse novel. Blandihgs outrageous behaviour and outlandish ways of this relative, be it a nephew or a brother, tries her greatly.
Chivers Audio Books 1 April Language: At any given time, there will zt a minimum of one impostor on the premises. The humor is obvious and very visual, with silly characters behaving much the way they do in the early TV sitcoms or Marx Brothers movies. Overbearing, dragon-like aunts are utterly routed, a horrible little boy gets what he deserves, feuding young lovers are blissfully reunited, the pig recovers from her terrible hangover!
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I listen to it in the car and as a result I look forward to driving! Jan 21, Terence Manleigh rated it it was amazing Shelves: Sean O’Casey famously called him “English literature’s blandungs flea”, a description that Wodehouse used as the title of a collection of his letters to a friend, Bill Townend.
Wilfred and Tipton had met in New York several days earlier for an evening of dinner, drinks, and imprisonment. Posted in EnglandHumor, Satire, Absurdity.
Beach had af it with the barmaid Marlene to admire, and she had been showing it to Sam when he spied Sandy. To return again to Blandings is to take a deep breath of something wholly comforting, yet also t I have a theory that early in God looked down upon the earth and had mercy.
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Emsworth discovers the fatal letter in his desk, where Gally had hidden it, and has it delivered to Tipton. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Lord Emsworth ‘s idyllic demesne, Blandings Castleis as usual overrun with overbearing sisters, overefficient secretaries, and the lovestruck; even worse, an alleged old flame has appeared, determined to put an end to the Earl ‘s peaceful, pig-loving existence.