Welcome to Peter Harrington Books

WODEHOUSE, P. G.

Rare books by P. G. Wodehouse, including first editions, signed, and finely bound copies of the Jeeves novels.

Showing items 1-20 of 62

List Grid

Page:
  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4
  1. The Pothunters.
    First edition, first impression of Wodehouse's first published book, in the first issue binding (the sheets were reissued in 1915 in a grey-blue cloth binding, lettered in gilt and blue). Scarce in such nice condition. Learn More
    £4,500

    Stock Code: 110687

    Reserve

  2. The Pothunters.
    First edition, first impression, of the author's rare first book. The first issue in blue cloth with silver lettering and cup designs. Loosely inserted together with the original envelope is an autograph letter signed by Wodehouse to Leslie Mead, a British author living in Buenos Aires. The letter, dated 19 September 1936,... Learn More
    £7,500

    Stock Code: 100642

    Reserve

  3. The Pothunters.
    First edition, first impression, of the author's rare first book. The first issue in blue cloth with silver lettering and cup designs. Learn More
    £6,500

    Stock Code: 87821

    Reserve

  4. Tales of St Austin's.
    First edition, first impression, first issue with unclosed quotation marks on the title page. Learn More
    £1,500

    Stock Code: 69337

    Reserve

  5. Tales of St Austin's.
    First edition, first impression, first issue with unclosed quotation marks on the title page. Learn More
    £2,250

    Stock Code: 65437

    Reserve

  6. A Prefect's Uncle.
    First edition, first impression. Learn More
    £1,500

    Stock Code: 66625

    Reserve

  7. The Gold Bat.
    First edition, first impression. Learn More
    £2,000

    Stock Code: 66628

    Reserve

  8. William Tell Told Again.
    First edition, first impression with only the early ads, as called for by McIlvaine. William Tell Told Again was one of Wodehouse's earliest books, published prior to his success with the Jeeves stories. Learn More
    £975

    Stock Code: 88882

    Reserve

  9. The Gold Bat.
    First edition, first impression, of this Wodehouse schoolboy classic. Learn More
    £3,750

    Stock Code: 88989

    Reserve

  10. The Swoop!
    First edition, first impression. Learn More
    £1,650

    Stock Code: 27759

    Reserve

  11. The Swoop! Or, How Clarence Saved England.
    First edition, first impression. McIlvaine couples this with the notoriously difficult The Globe by the Way Book as being "among the rarest Wodehousiana". A lovely copy of this fragile publication. Learn More
    £5,000

    Stock Code: 110692

    Reserve

  12. The Swoop! Or, How Clarence Saved England.
    First edition, first impression. McIlvaine couples this with the notoriously difficult The Globe by the Way Book as being "among the rarest Wodehousiana". Exceptionally scarce in this condition. Learn More
    £8,500

    Stock Code: 88495

    Reserve

  13. A Gentleman of Leisure.
    First UK edition, first impression. Originally published in the US a few months earlier under the title The Intrusion of Jimmy. Learn More
    £750

    Stock Code: 75435

    Reserve

  14. The Intrusion of Jimmy.
    First edition, preceding the UK edition by six months. Presentation copy inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper, "To Harrison Fisher with the author's compliments, P. G. Wodehouse. May 16 1910". Fisher (1877 Learn More
    £4,750

    Stock Code: 83723

    signed

    Reserve

  15. The Prince and Betty.
    First UK edition, first impression. Originally published in the US three months earlier. Learn More
    £3,750

    Stock Code: 86655

    Reserve

  16. My Man Jeeves.
    First edition, first impression, not to be confused with the later impression which is only distinguishable by the much redder colour of its binding. Half of the stories in this collection of eight feature Jeeves, the other half Reggie Pepper, an early prototype for Bertie Wooster. Learn More
    £1,500

    Stock Code: 110012

    Reserve

  17. Jill the Reckless.
    First UK edition, first impression. Jill the Reckless was originally published in the US the preceding year. Very uncommon. Learn More
    £500

    Stock Code: 91795

    Reserve

  18. Love Among the Chickens.
    Second edition, entirely rewritten, first issue. This title was Wodehouse's first novel for adults and the one in which he found his voice. Initially published in 1906 the author rewrote the work for publication in 1921 Learn More
    £1,250

    Stock Code: 41766

    Reserve

  19. Piccadilly Jim.
    Inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper: "To Arnold M. Strange, with best wishes from the author, P. G. Wodehouse, Feb 26. 1930". Piccadilly Jim was originally published in the US in 1917, and in the UK in 1918. This is the second reissue of the UK edition. Learn More
    £750

    Stock Code: 103916

    signed

    Reserve

  20. The Clicking of Cuthbert.
    First edition, first issue. Learn More
    £6,000

    Stock Code: 94901

    Reserve

Showing items 1-20 of 62

List Grid

Page:
  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4