Cocktail time, Volume 265

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Simon and Schuster, 1958 - Fiction - 219 pages
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If Lord Ickenham had not succumbed to the temptation to dislodge the hat of Beefy Bastable, the irascible QC, with a well-aimed Brazil nut, the latter's famous legal mind might never have been stimulated to literature. But the incident provoked Beefy to write his expose of the younger generation, a novel so shocking that it caused endless repercussions for its hapless author, and sparked off a whole series of outrageous misunderstandings, that it would take the inventive talents of Lord Ickenham himself to resolve.--Container.

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User Review  - the.ken.petersen - LibraryThing

If you have read any PG Wodehouse, you will know what to expect from this book. It is not, in my humble opinion, one of his better works but still contains a good smattering of laugh out loud lines ... Read full review

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User Review  - shabacus - LibraryThing

Disclaimer: I'm a huge Wodehouse fan. My default rating is four stars. Your mileage may vary. Uncle Fred, who takes more or less a starring role in this novel, is (in my opinion) one of Wodehouse's ... Read full review


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