London: Galahad Books, 1993-1995. Darkening of the gilt sub-title on the front cover of Book 1; otherwise fine. Item #3718
A complete collection of twelve booklets containing twenty-five hard-to-find Wodehouse short stories. Introductions by Wodehouse scholar Tony Ring. The stories originally appeared in various magazines but had not previously been published in a Wodehouse collection.
The twelve titles are: Wodehouse, Detective Writer; Unrepublished Reggie Pepper; Theatrical Stories; Keggs, The Butler; First Impressions, Mature Reflections; There but for the Grace of God Goes Baxter; Self-Derivatives Par Excellence; Bertie's Friends; "In that Shape, Rotten"; Ethics and Eugenics; Wrykyn Havoc; First Drafts.
Published in a limited edition of 250, of which this is set number 106. Uncommon in the trade. Addendum to McIlvaine: A108.2a - A108.2l. [Item no. 3277.].