[E-Book] ↠ Free Download ☆ Three Complete Lord Peter Wimsey Novels: Whose Body?, Murder Must Advertise, Gaudy Night : by Dorothy L. Sayers Ò #2020


  • Title: Three Complete Lord Peter Wimsey Novels: Whose Body?, Murder Must Advertise, Gaudy Night
  • Author: Dorothy L. Sayers
  • ISBN: 9780517077771
  • Page: 500
  • Format: Hardcover

  • Three Complete Lord Peter Wimsey Novels: Whose Body?, Murder Must Advertise, Gaudy Night By Dorothy L. Sayers Whose Body The stark naked body was lying in the tub.Not unusual for a proper bath, but highly irregular for murder especially with a pair of gold pince nez deliberately perched before the sightless eyes What s , the face appeared to have been shaved after death The police assumed that the victim was a prominent financier, but Lord Peter Wimsey, who dabbled in Whose Body The stark naked body was lying in the tub.Not unusual for a proper bath, but highly irregular for murder especially with a pair of gold pince nez deliberately perched before the sightless eyes What s , the face appeared to have been shaved after death The police assumed that the victim was a prominent financier, but Lord Peter Wimsey, who dabbled in mystery detection as a hobby, knew better In this, his first murder case, Lord Peter untangles the ghastly mystery of the corpse in the bath Murder Must Advertise When advertising executive Victor Dean dies from a fall down the stairs at Pym s Publicity, Lord Peter Wimsey is asked to investigate It seems that, before he died, Dean had begun a letter to Mr Pym suggesting some very unethical dealings at the posh London ad agency Wimsey goes undercover and discovers that Dean was part of the fast crowd at Pym s, a group taken to partying and doing drugs Wimsey and his brother in law, Chief Inspector Parker, rush to discover who is running London s cocaine trade and how Pym s fits into the picture all before Wimsey s cover is blown Gaudy Night When Harriet Vane attends her Oxford reunion, known as the Gaudy, the prim academic setting is haunted by a rash of bizarre pranks scrawled obsentities, burnt effigies and poison pen letters including one that says, Ask your boyfriend with the title if he likes arsenic in his soup Some of the notes threaten murder all are perfectly ghastly yet in spite of their scurrilous nature, all are perfectly worded And Harriet finds herself ensnared in a nightmare of romance and terror, with only the tiniest shreds of clues to challenge her powers of detection, and those of her paramour, Lord Peter Wimsey.
    Dorothy L. Sayers
    Dorothy Leigh Sayers was a renowned British author, translator, student of classical and modern languages, and Christian humanist.Dorothy L Sayers is best known for her mysteries, a series of novels and short stories set between World War I and World War II that feature English aristocrat and amateur sleuth Lord Peter Wimsey However, Sayers herself considered her translation of Dante s Divina Commedia to be her best work She is also known for her plays and essays.

    Three Complete Lord Peter Wimsey Novels: Whose Body?, Murder Must Advertise, Gaudy Night By Dorothy L. Sayers

    Commentaires:

    Lisa (Harmonybites)
    Gaudy Night was actually the first Sayers novel I ever read, and still my favorite, but I don t recommend reading it first At the very least, before tackling it, I d read the two previous novels featuring Harriet Vane, Strong Poison and Have His Carcase I think Sayers Wimsey novels are different than say Christie s Poirot because they re not really standalones with no character development in the detective There s an arc to and emotional life to Wimsey Having said that, the later novels in my op [...]

    Emily
    Reading three books in one was a bit of a slog, and I did put it down between books two and three to cleanse the palate so to speak However, that being said, it was fascinating watching Sayer s style develop over the course of the three novels The first one had a very staccato tone which took a little patience on my end to follow although the results were well worth it This mellowed over the course of the two others books Gaudy Night was remarkable in many respects, and highly recommended Perfec [...]

    Beau
    Perfect for a stormy night with ones feet by the fire, and a glass or, two of fine Tokay.Though I love all the Wimsey books, this one is a bit unwieldy for being a three in one volume I prefer the single volume which I find handy.

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