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A damsel in distress.

P. G. Wodehouse

A damsel in distress.

by P. G. Wodehouse

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Published by Jenkins in London .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination206p.,19cm
Number of Pages206
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18829083M

Get this from a library! A damsel in distress. [P G Wodehouse] -- When Maud Marsh flings herself into George Benson's cab in Piccadilly, he starts believing in damsels in distress. But when George traces his mysterious traveling companion to Belpher Castle, home of. What other book might you compare A Damsel in Distress to and why? This novel seems to be a precursor to the Blandings Castle series by the same author. How could the performance have been better? I would have preferred that the narrator keep the funny voices to the dialog.

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A Damsel in Distress is neither, but it's one of Wodehouse finest. It could be made to fit the Blandings Castle mold, and of course it is love (=marriage, in Wodhouse) that is at it's center. Only that the Damsel of the title is already in love, or so she thinks, and in any /5().

A DAMSEL IN DISTRESS on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers/5(). A Damsel in Distress is a very early novel by P.G. Wodehouse, so early it is astonishing that it gives no hint there ever was a World War I.

It contains only glimmers of the deft comedy that has made him such an enduring favorite, and it is less stylized and less uproarious/5. A Damsel in Distress is not only a well-plotted novel – it is also well-written.

The style is typically Wodehousian, light, entertaining, witty – the best of Brit humor, indeed. The dialogues are exceptionally well-crafted – fast flowing and high spirited/5(). A Damsel in Distress [P. Wodehouse] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Books for All Kinds of Readers.

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Books shelved as heroine-damsel-in-distress: Smiley by Laurann Dohner, Fae's Consort by Lily Archer, Hunted by Erica Woods, Eyes of Silver, Eyes of Gold. A Damsel in Distress Book Summary and Study Guide. P.G. Wodehouse Booklist P.G.

Wodehouse Message Board. Detailed plot synopsis reviews of A Damsel in Distress; American composer George Bevan finds himself embroiled in a comedy of errors and mistaken identities when he falls in love with an aristocratic young Englishwoman.

George Bevan is an. A Damsel in Distress Language: English: LoC Class: PR: Language and Literatures: English literature: Subject: Humorous stories Subject: Nobility -- Fiction Subject: Blandings Castle (England: Imaginary place) -- Fiction Subject: Shropshire (England) -- Fiction audio books.

A Damsel in Distress is a novel by P. Wodehouse, first published in the U.S. on October 4, by George H. Doran, New York, and in the U.K. by Herbert Jenkins, London, on October 17 It had previously been serialised in The Saturday Evening Post, between May and June that year.5/5(6).

Books shelved as damsel-in-distress-heroine: Securing the Odds by Sarah Curtis, Danger Next Door by Katie Reus, Let It Be Me by Toni Aleo, The Saint by A. A Damsel in Distress is an early novel from comic genius, P.G.

Wodehouse, about the aristocratic Marshmoreton family—a precursor to the Blandings series. When American composer George Bevan comes to an English lady’s rescue, he is instantly smitten. Unfortunately, the lady is in love with another/5(4). The Paperback of the A Damsel in Distress by P.

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Book Annex Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events Help Publish your book /5(42). When Maud Marsh flings herself into George Bevan's cab in Piccadilly, he starts believing in damsels in traces his mysterious travelling companion to Belpher Castle, home of Lord Marshmoreton, where things become severely muddled.

Maud's aunt, Lady Caroline Byng, wants Maud to marry Reggie, her step-son/5(9). Download A Damsel In Distress free in PDF & EPUB format.

Download P. Wodehouse.'s A Damsel In Distress for your kindle, tablet, IPAD, PC or mobile. LATEST NOVEL CHAP. A Damsel in Distress - Page /; A Damsel in Distress - Page /; A Damsel in Distress - Page /; A Damsel in Distress - Page // When Maud Marsh flings herself into George Bevan's cab in Piccadilly, he starts believing in damsels in distress.

George traces his mysterious traveling companion to Belpher Castle, home of Lord Marshmoreton, where things become severely muddled. Maud's aunt, Lady Caroline Byng, wants Maud to marry Reggie, her stepson.

Men are painted to be independent while women are rendered dependent on men; men are depicted as heroic saviours and women as damsels in distress. Prince Charming delivers Cinderella from a life of rags to riches, Prince Phillip liberates Aurora from the sleeping curse and Prince Eric rescues Ariel from the evil sea : Shagun Gupta.

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FREE Shipping on $35 or /5(12). Life and works of comic writer PG Wodehouse. When George Bevan, bored year-old American composer of successful musical comedies, hailed a taxi on London's Piccadilly, he had no idea that, almost immediately, he would be sharing the vehicle with a damsel inthough the distressed damsel disappears almost as suddenly, George discovers that he has fallen in love with her.

Written inA Damsel in Distress has all the elements of a classic Wodehouse farce: a titled aristocrat or two, an imperious butler, an American interloper and, of course, a charming heroine being prevented from marrying the hero by a bossy, interfering aunt .A Damsel in Distress By P.G.

Wodehouse. 2 CHAPTER 1. Inasmuch as the scene of this story is that historic pile, Belpher Castle, in the county of Hampshire, it would be an agreeable task to open it with a leisurely description of the place, followed byFile Size: KB. A Damsel in Distress is a novel by P.

G. Wodehouse, first published in the U.S. on October 4, by George H. Doran, New York, and in the .