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  • Stiff Upper Lip, Jeeves., Wodehouse, P. G.
  • Stiff Upper Lip, Jeeves., Wodehouse, P. G.
  • Stiff Upper Lip, Jeeves., Wodehouse, P. G.
  • Stiff Upper Lip, Jeeves., Wodehouse, P. G.
  • Stiff Upper Lip, Jeeves., Wodehouse, P. G.

Author Name    Wodehouse, P. G.

Title   Stiff Upper Lip, Jeeves.

Binding   Hardcover

Book Condition   Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket

Edition   1st

Publisher   London Herbert Jenkins 1963

Seller ID   37934

First English edition. Small 8vo, original red buckram; light wear, dust jacket (price clipped, minor wear). Tight, bright copy. McIlvaine 86b. [Jeeves and Wooster ; 0

Price = 46.95 USD


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