The Custody of the Pumpkin
P. G. Wodehouse
THE CUSTODY OF THE PUMPKIN
P.G. Wodehouse is quite well-known for his portrayal of eccentric, snobbish and socially-parasitic aristocrats in his different chronicles.Lord Emsworth is the main character of the Blandings Castle...
THE CUSTODY OF THE PUMPKIN
By P.G. Wodehouse
Sir Pelham Grenville Wodehouse: 5 October 1881 (Surrey, England) ~ 14 February 1975 (Southampton, New-York), died of a heart attack English humorist, playwright, and lyricist: novels, short stories, plays, poems, song lyrics and numerous...
Analysis of the Custody od the Pumpkin
The Custody of the Pumpkin falls in the genre of comic fiction. PG Wodehouse is famous for his involved plots where layer upon layer of complications unfold. Here there are only three problems – Freddie’s engagement to Aggie, McAllister’s departure and Lord...
The Custody of the Pumpkin
The Custody of the Pumpkin is a humorous piece written by P.G. Wodehouse that mocks the aristocrats of England in that time. In the story, the main character is Lord Emsworth, who represents the upper class and their eccentric nature. The humorous behavior of Lord Emsworth...
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1920s and 30s, P.G. Wodehouse created a county full of English “toffs” whose brains were considerably less imposing than their titles. P.G. Wodehouse was born in Victorian London and lived to witness both world wars, though staying as far away as he possibly could from both. Wodehouse is unique when compared...
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Custody Of The Pumpkin
1. Who was Lord Emsworth? What was he doing that fateful morning?
Lord Emsworth was the ninth earl of Emsworth and a member of Threepwood Family. He was the owner of the Blanding’s castle. He was forgetful and absent-minded.
Lord Emsworth was not a man of action he just used...
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Welcome to your “how-to” guide for carving a great pumpkin for Halloween! In the next few pages you will find a step by step guide on how to turn your ordinary pumpkin into a spooky Halloween Jack-o-lantern. We will guide you from start to finish; starting with what you will need to get...
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wishful. He is innocent, and smart. Here is a quote about him thinking about his relationship with his brothers:
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grew a pumpkin and entered it in the contest at the county fair. When he showed his mother she passed out and he showed his father.
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no. 14 V.S. Pritchett, ‘The Fly in the Ointment’
no. 15 P.G. Wodehouse, ‘The Custody of the Pumpkin’
no. 20 Graham Greene, ‘The Destructors’
no. 27 R.K. Narayan, ‘A Horse and Two Goats’
no. 29 Ted Hughes, ‘The Rain Horse’
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