In almost the time it takes you to say By Jeeves, Josephine Ive can show you just how a butler would pack a suitcase to creaseless perfection.
Let’s face it, most of us could do with a little... More > professional advice on packing suitcases so that our clothes don’t look like they have come from the lower reaches of the laundry basket. Or even how to iron the perfect shirt.
As you’d have guessed by now, there is an art to packing your baggage, even it is your old battered travelling companion………….. True to her style Josephine leaves nothing to chance, excellent instructions on pressing trousers, ironing shirts, cleaning shoes and even tying a bow tie.
“Butlers have a few tricks,” says Josephine Ive “and after following the instructions in the book, no-one will ever again be tempted to simply throw everything into a suitcase and run!”< Less
Jeeves & Wooster” - Most enjoyable characters ever invented!
Bertie Wooster, a young gentleman with a "distinctive blend of airy nonchalance and refined gormlessness", and Jeeves,... More > his improbably well-informed and talented valet.
Wooster is a bachelor, a minor aristocrat and member of the idle rich. He and his friends, who are mainly members of The Drones Club, are extricated from all manner of societal misadventures by the indispensable valet ("gentleman's personal gentleman"), Jeeves.
The stories are set in the United Kingdom and the United States in the 1930s.< Less
Many of us love the Jeeves and Wooster stories of P G Wodehouse, but unfortunately he isn't writing any more of them! Here are nine more, written in the style of Wodehouse, which I hope will appeal... More > to Jeeves fans.< Less
My Man Jeeves was first published in 1919, and introduced, in book form, the gentle characters of Bertie Wooster and his valet Jeeves. It also included Reggie Pepper, who was a "prototype"... More > of the character Bertie.
All of the stories in My Man Jeeves were originally published in either the Saturday Evening Post or the Strand, where they were very popular. Indeed, the characters of Bertie and Jeeves eventually spawned a number of movies, plays, and television serials.
Today, the stories are just as fresh and enjoyable as when they were first written, nearly a century ago. This edition should be especially enjoyable as it was printed in a large, easy-to-read typestyle, with a beautiful hard cover that will make a lovely gift for a cherished relative or friend.
This gift edition of P.G. Wodehouse's amusing stories has been prepared as a vehicle to help care for a severely autistic young man. Bertie would likely be very proud of that.
(For sale in U.S.A. only.)< Less
My Man Jeeves is a collection of short stories by P. G. Wodehouse, first published in the United Kingdom in May 1919 by George Newnes. Of the eight stories in the collection, half feature the popular... More > characters Jeeves and Bertie Wooster, while the others concern Reggie Pepper, an early prototype for Wooster.< Less
When Jeeves suggests dreamy, soulful Gussie Fink-Nottle don scarlet tights and a false beard in his bid to capture the affections of Madeline Bassett, Bertie Wooster decides matters have definitely... More > got out of hand, especially when it comes to a disagreement over a certain white mess jacket with brass buttons! Taking Jeeves off the case, he embarks on a plan of his own to bring Madeline and Gussie together. But when things go disastrously wrong who can Bertie turn to?< Less
My Man Jeeves is a collection of short stories by P. G. Wodehouse. Of the stories in the collection, half feature the popular characters Jeeves and Bertie Wooster, while the others concern Reggie... More > Pepper, an early prototype for Wooster. Who can forget our beloved gentleman's personal gentleman, Jeeves, who ever comes to the rescue when the hapless Bertie Wooster falls into trouble. My Man Jeeves is sure to please anyone with a taste for pithy buffoonery, moronic misunderstandings, gaffes, and aristocratic slapstick. Contents:
"Leave It to Jeeves"
"Jeeves and the Unbidden Guest"
"Jeeves and the Hard-boiled Egg"
"Rallying Round Old George"
"Doing Clarence a Bit of Good"
"The Aunt and the Sluggard"< Less