All the Lord Peter Wimsey stories are here, in a single volume, including the one about Harriet, Peter and their three sons!
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Dorothy L. Sayers is the author of novels, short stories, poetry collections, essays, reviews and translations. Although she was a noted Christian scholar, she is most known for her detective fiction. Born in 1893, she was one of the first women to be awarded a degree from Oxford University. Her first book featuring Lord Peter Wimsey, Whose Body?,ÿ was published in 1923 and over the next 20 years more novels and short stories about the aristocratic amateur sleuth appeared. Dorothy L. Sayers is recognized as one of the greatest mystery writers of the 20th century.
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Dorothy L. Sayers is recognized as one of the greatest mystery writers of the 20th century. In 1923, Whose Body?,ÿ her first book, featuring the aristocratic amateur sleuth, Lord Peter Wimsey, was published , and over the next 20 years more novels and short stories appeared. All 15 of Sayers' mysteries are available from HarperPaperbacks.
Now there is a new Dorothy L. Sayers novel. A long-lost partial manuscript titled Thrones,Dominionsÿ was discovered last year, and acclaimed mystery writer Jill Paton Walsh has completed it. St. Martin's Press will publish this book in February. This is a signal publishing event, and HarperCollins congratulates St. Martin's Press.ÿ
We are sure that Thrones,Dominionsÿ will delight Sayers' fans and find new ones for her, and in the process whet appetites for Sayers' other mysteries. A list of these books is attached.In the words of Dorothy L. Sayers herself, "Murder must advertise." So, in addition to an announcement about Thrones,Dominionsÿ in a recent issue of Publisher's Weekly, the next edition of the HarperCollins mystery newsletter, Deadline, will include a piece on the Sayers books, as will St. Martin's Press' newsletter, Murder at the Flatiron Building. HarperCollins will also feature information about the Sayers' backlist on its web page.
Dorothy L. Sayers died in 1957, but her books continue to enthrall readers today. Please help us celebrate the doyenne of the Golden Age of the Mystery, Dorothy L. Sayers.
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Book Description HarperTorch, 1995. Mass Market Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0061043613
Book Description HarperTorch, 1995. Mass Market Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0061043613
Book Description HarperTorch. MASS MARKET PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0061043613 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW4.0018226
Book Description HarperTorch, 1995. Book Condition: New. Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: One of the founding mothers of mystery, Dorothy Sayers first introduced the popular character Lord Peter Wimsey in 1923 with the publication of Whose Body? Over the next twenty years, more novels and short stories about the aristocratic amateur sleuth appeared, each one as cunningly written as the next.Now in single volume, here are all the Lord Peter Wimsey stories, a treasure for any mystery lover. From "The Fantastic Horror of the Cat in the Bag" to "The Image in the Mirror" and "Talboys," this collection is Lord Peter at his best -- and a true testament to the art of detective fiction. Bookseller Inventory # ABE_book_new_0061043613
Book Description HarperTorch, 1995. Mass Market Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110061043613
Book Description Book Condition: Brand New. Book Condition: Brand New. Bookseller Inventory # 97800610436111.0