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Dorothy L. Sayers () was an English author of crime fiction novels, poetry, plays, essays, translations and Christian humanism.

Sayers is considered part of the Golden Age of Detective Fiction. She is best known for her mystery novels featuring Peter Wimsey, an amateur sleuth. Sayers has influenced many different major authors.

Dorothy used to love studying modern and classical languages during her growing years. As far as her career as a novelist is concerned, Dorothy L. Sayers best known for writing her mystery novel series, which were a series of thriller novels and.

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Sayers including rare images from the Marion E. Wade Center at Wheaton College. First published in Dorothy L Sayers had a hit on her hands with her fictional sleuth Lord Peter Wimsey, who appeared in more novels and short stories by the author, although she didn’t write as much crime fiction as some of her peers/5().

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Sayers created aristocratic sleuth Lord Peter Wimsey. Though best known for her entertaining crime novels, the lively minded Sayers also wrote plays, poetry and essays on Christianity. With her first book Whose Body. (), Dorothy L. Sayers introduced her famous detective Lord Peter Wimsey, or "Sherlock Holmes, disguised as a walking gentleman", and established herself as a mistress of Dorothy L Sayers book detective gh Lord Peter Wimsey is here perhaps too bright and breezy, he proves to be an entertaining companion to crime, despite his suffering from /5(5).

A book to share Gaudy Night by Dorothy L Sayers – a weighty novel that still thrills. This is a mystery that encompasses large questions of life and love – and your verdict on the case will.

Dorothy L. Sayers Although best known for the popular and witty Lord Peter Wimsey mystery series, Dorothy Leigh Sayers (¿) was also a noted poet, playwright, essayist, and translator. With sly wit, Sayers used Lord Peter Wimsey, an English aristocrat and amateur sleuth, to gently satirize the British class system.

Dorothy L Sayers may not be quite as much of a household name worldwide as Agatha Christie, but is thought by many to be the better writer. Funnier, more nuanced and unafraid to address social issues, Sayers is often cited as an inspiration by authors like PD James, Ruth Rendell and Elizabeth George.

“Gaudy Night stands out even among Miss Sayers’s novels. And Miss Sayers has long stood in a class by herself.”—Times Literary Supplement (London).

Dorothy L. Sayers’s Gaudy Night takes mystery writer Harriet Vane to Oxford University, Harriet’s alma mater, for a reunion, only to find herself the target of a nightmare of harassment and mysterious. Dorothy L. Sayers. 11K likes. The official Facebook Fan Page for Dorothy L. Sayers: Playwright, scholar, and author of the acclaimed Lord Peter Wimsey series.

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The book can be purchased by contacting the Society. The Nine Tailors is the 11th book in the Lord Peter Wimsey Mysteries, but you may enjoy the series by reading the books in any order. This ebook features an illustrated biography of Dorothy L. Sayers including rare images from the Marion E.

Wade Center at Wheaton College. Lord Peter Wimsey is a fictional character created by British novelist Dorothy L. Sayers, featured in a series of detective novels.

Wimsey is an amateur sleuth who solves mysteries that usually involve murders. The character’s hobbies include playing the piano, fashion and collecting cars. The Lord Peter Wimsey character debuted in with.

Dorothy Leigh Sayers was born at Oxford on 13th Junethe only child of the Rev. Henry Sayers, of Anglo-Irish descent. Her father was at the time headmaster of Christ Church Cathedral School, and she was born in the headmaster's house.

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Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles. Dorothy L. Sayers: the Complete Stories (; all 21 Lord Peter short stories, the 11 Montague Egg stories, and 12 others) Sayers also wrote the scenario for the film The Silent Passenger (), a Lord Peter story which was never published in book form, and whose script was altered greatly by the film company from her original.

So, if Dorothy L. Sayers was enjoying herself so much—why did she stop. Let’s back up a little. * * * Sayers was born in and grew up in a vicarage. Her father was a chaplain at Christ Church Cathedral in Oxford, but soon became the rector in the small village of Bluntisham-cum-Earith in : Neil Nyren.

The Nine Taylors by Dorothy L. Sayers and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   DesperateReader’s post about this book draws particular attention to Sayers’ presentation of race and sexuality and I would certainly recommend taking a look at it.

They also note that, aside from the problematic use of language, this is a really entertaining book to read – especially in comparison with some of the drier Wimsey stories. The elegant, intelligent amateur sleuth Lord Peter Wimsey is one of detective literature's most popular creations.

Ian Carmichael is the personification of Dorothy L. Sayers' charming investigator in this BBC Radio 4 full-cast dramatisation.

The eighth book in Dorothy L Sayers' classic Lord Peter Wimsey series, introduced by bestselling thriller writer Lee Child - a must-read for fans of Agatha Christie's Poirot and Margery Allingham's Campion Mysteries. Sayers is one of the best detective story writers' Daily Telegraph/5(K).

"Oh, damn!" said Lord Peter Wimsey at Piccadilly Circus. "Hi, driver!" The taxi man, irritated at receiving this appeal while negotiating the intricacies of turning into Lower Regent Street across the route of a 19 'bus, a B and a bicycle, bent an unwilling ear.Free download or read online Gaudy Night pdf (ePUB) (Lord Peter Wimsey Series) book.

The first edition of the novel was published inand was written by Dorothy L. Sayers. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format.

The main characters of this mystery, fiction story are Lord Peter Death /5. “Gaudy Night stands out even among Miss Sayers’s novels.

And Miss Sayers has long stood in a class by herself.” —Times Literary Supplement The great Dorothy L. Sayers is considered by many to be the premier detective novelist of the Golden Age, and her dashing sleuth, Lord Peter Wimsey, one of mystery fiction’s most enduring and endearing protagonists.