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Heart of a goof

P. G. Wodehouse

Heart of a goof

by P. G. Wodehouse

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Published by Vintage in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementP. G. Wodehouse.
The Physical Object
Pagination192p. ;
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14909547M
ISBN 100099818507

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Heart of A Goof offers nine of Wodehouse s ripest stories from the s, the characters are united by their worship of golf. From Rodney Spelvin, the sickeningly good-looking romantic poet who comes to his senses when he discovers the game, to Rollo Podmarsh, who finishes his round even when he thinks himself fatally poisoned, and Chester Meredith who discovers eloquence on the eighteenth /5(32).

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The thoughtful reader, comparing this book with The Clicking of Cuthbert, will, no doubt, be struck by the poignant depth of feeling which pervades the present volume like the scent of muddy shoes in a locker-room: and it may be flat he will conclude that, like so many English writers, I have fallen under the spell of the great Russians/5(32).

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the use of golf as a metaphor for life is nothing new but /5(32). Heart of a Goof, by P.G. Wodehouse To my daughter Leonora without whose never-failing sympathy and encouragement this book would have been finished in half the time. A Series of Unfortunate Events (books 1–13), by Lemony Snicket.

The Heart of a Goof is a collection of nine short stories by English comic writer P. Wodehouse. It was first published in the UK on Ap by Herbert Jenkins, and in the U.S. on March 4, by George H. Doran, New York, under the title Divots.

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Mulliner tales. 2 people found this helpful Overall. The heart of a goof --High stakes --Keeping in with Vosper --Chester forgets himself --The magic plus fours --The awakening of Rollo Podmarsh --Rodney fails to qualify --Jane gets off the fairway --The purification of Rodney Spelvin.

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The heart of a goof. [P G Wodehouse] -- Nine short stories centred round a golf club and related by the Oldest Member who sits in a corner observing the highs and lows of younger members in matters of golf and love.

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