- The White Feather
name = The White Feather
P. G. Wodehouse
language = English
publisher = Adam & Charles Black (1st edition)
release_date = October 9, 1907
media_type = Print (Serial)
isbn = NA
"The White Feather" is a
novelby P. G. Wodehouse, first published on October 9 1907by Adam & Charles Black, London. It is set at Wrykynschool, scene of Wodehouse's earlier book " The Gold Bat" (1904), and the later "Mike" (1909). Like many early Wodehouse novels, the story first appeared as a serial in the boys' magazine The Captain, between October 1905 and March 1906.
When Sheen, a quiet and studious boy, finds himself facing a street brawl between boys of Wrykyn and those of St. Jude's, their sworn enemies, he slips away to safety to avoid the wrath of his masters. However, his cowardliness is noticed by his fellows, who send him to Coventry. In order to save his reputation, he must train secretly under
boxinglegend Joe Bevan. Can he overcome the many obstacles in his path, and restore the school's honour in the ring?
* [http://wodehouse.ru/08.htm The Russian Wodehouse Society's page] , with photos of book covers and a list of characters
* [http://www.gutenberg.org/etext/6927 Free eBook of "The White Feather"] at
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