D.A.N. Jones, 20 May 1982
Show More P.G. Wodehouse: A Literary Biography by Benny Green.
Joseph, 256 pp., £8.95, October 1981, 0 907516 04 1Show More
Wodehouse on Wodehouse: Bring on the girls (with Guy Bolton), Performing Flea, Over Seventy Penguin, 655 pp., £2.95, September 1981, 0 14 005245 3Show More P.G. Wodehouse: An Illustrated Biography by Joseph Connolly.
Eel Pie, 160 pp., £3.95, September 1981, 0 906008 44 1Show More
P.G. Wodehouse: A Centenary Celebration 1881-1981 edited by James Heineman and Donald Bensen.
Oxford, 197 pp., £40, February 1982, 0 19 520357 7Show More
The World of P.G. Wodehouse by Herbert Warren Wind.
Hutchinson, 256 pp., £5.95, October 1981, 0 09 145670 3Show More
“... Lying in bed with a cracked rib, I have been much consoled by these genial books about Wodehouse. The only dangerous one was Wodehouse on Wodehouse, since I was compelled to laugh aloud, boyishly, provoking the old knife-in-kidney sensation. Should any other member of the Ukridge idiot school chance upon this review, after being tipped off his bike by a London omnibus, let him heed this warning, as he lies in bed with his cracked specs and cracked rib ...”