Cocktail Time

Cocktail Time

by P. G. Wodehouse
     
 

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“Wodehouse is the greatest comic writer ever.”—Douglas Adams
A Brazil nut playfully flung through the window of the Drones Club catapults Uncle Fred into action in P. G. Wodehouse’s jab at the publishing industry. An anonymously penned novel about the nut incident has nobody suspecting the culprit and everybody scrambling for the royalties

Overview

“Wodehouse is the greatest comic writer ever.”—Douglas Adams
A Brazil nut playfully flung through the window of the Drones Club catapults Uncle Fred into action in P. G. Wodehouse’s jab at the publishing industry. An anonymously penned novel about the nut incident has nobody suspecting the culprit and everybody scrambling for the royalties . . . then the movie rights come up for sale.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780393345605
Publisher:
Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.
Publication date:
07/01/2013
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
224
Sales rank:
716,792
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.20(h) x 0.70(d)

Meet the Author

P. G. Wodehouse (1881–1975) spent much of his life in Southampton, New York, but was born in England and educated in Surrey. He became an American citizen in 1955. In a literary career spanning more than seventy years, he published more than ninety books and twenty film scripts, and collaborated on more than thirty plays and musical comedies.

Brief Biography

Date of Birth:
October 15, 1881
Date of Death:
February 14, 1975
Place of Birth:
Guildford, Surrey, England
Place of Death:
Southampton, New York
Education:
Dulwich College, 1894-1900

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