The Old Reliable

The Old Reliable

"The Old Reliable" is a novel by P.G. Wodehouse, first published in the United Kingdom on April 18 1951 by Herbert Jenkins, London and in the United States on October 11 1951 by Doubleday Doran, New York.

The story is set in Hollywood, and follows the romantic and financial difficulties of various film stars, writers, movie moguls, butlers and safe-crackers.

External links

* [http://wodehouse.ru/70.htm The Russian Wodehouse Society's page] , with a list of characters


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