Questions tagged [p-g-wodehouse]

For questions about the works of P. G. Wodehouse and his life as a writer.

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Who was Wodehouse’s intended audience for Jeeves and Wooster?

(Regarding the books featuring these characters) Was PG Wodehouse writing for peers of Wooster who would relate to his escapades? Or to literate lower classes who would enjoy laughing at an upper ...
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What does “the orchestra broke out” mean?

The short story The Man, the Maid and the Miasma by P.G. Wodehouse ends with the following paragraphs: He bent across the table. 'Isn't this like the old times?' he said. 'Do you remember the first ...
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What did Wodehouse say about writing in the first-person?

P. G. Wodehouse is known as a consumate stylist, and a lot is known about how he plotted and wrote his novels. Did he ever say anything about his writing in the first person? I'm particularly curious ...