Very Good Jeeves !

WODEHOUSE, P. G.

£45.00

Publisher

Herbert Jenkins Limited, 3 York Street, St. James's, S.W.1.

Place

London

Date

1930

Item Description

FIRST EDITION. 8vo. 5.25 x 7.5 inches. 312 pp. + [8] pp. publisher's advertisements. Bound in original orange cloth with black titles and publisher's device on spine and rear board. Extremities worn and head and tail of spine neatly repaired without loss. Fly leaves browned and foxing, especially of edges, but otherwise a very good copy. 1930 inscription on first free endpaper. Decorated by publisher's device on verso of title. First UK edition of the third collection of Jeeves short stories, by P. G. Wodehouse, which appeared in the Strand, 1926-27. The first US edition preceding it by a month, had a few variations in text, noted by Jasen. (McIlvaine A42b; Jasen 43a).

[Stock No. 26411]

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