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About the Author
Robert McCrum, now literary editor of London's Observer, was the editor-in-chief of the publishing firm Faber & Faber in London for nearly 20 years. The author of six highly acclaimed novels and coauthor of the bestselling The Story of English, his latest work is an illuminating look at the life of one of his literary heroes, P. G. Wodehouse.
Date of Birth:July 7, 1953
Place of Birth:Cambridge, England
Education:Corpus Christi College, Cambridge, England, 1972-75; University of Pennsylvania, 1975-76