The Inimitable Jeeves
Publisher: Findaway Voices
Date: July 2019
Duration: 5 hours 51 minutes
It's the height of the Jazz Age, and the roaring twenties are in full-roar in and around London and the English countryside. Bingo Little, the twins, Steggles, and Aunt Agatha are among the banes of young Bertie Wooster's casual existence; but fortunately, Bertie has his gentleman's gentleman, his valet, the forever-ready Jeeves to come to his rescue. This novel - or more accurately this narrative collection of brief interludes - is the perfect introduction to the writings of P.G. Wodehouse, the comedic voice of a generation and time nearly a century hence, but as familiar and ever-present as Orphan Annie and Charlie Chaplain.
First published in 1923, The Inimitable Jeeves has finally entered the public domain, and this audio production, originally recorded for the Thrills and Mystery Podcast, is here just in time to usher in the next decade of "roaring" twenties. So dust off your spats, don your finest flapper dress, pour some bathtub gin, and surround yourself in deco architecture as you immerse yourself into Bertie Wooster's world again for the first time.