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date: 18 October 2019

Wodehouse, Sir P. G. (Pelham Grenville) (1881–1975) Novelist and short story writer, born in Guildford, 

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The Oxford Companion to English Literature
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Dinah BirchDinah Birch

the son of a civil servant who became a judge in Hong Kong. He spent much of his childhood in England in the care of various aunts, and was educated at Dulwich College, which he always remembered with affection; sporting schoolboys and formidable aunts would feature frequently in his fiction. He soon abandoned a career with the Hong Kong Bank for literature, writing short stories for boys' magazines, and later published extensively in the ... ...

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