Lord Peter views the body

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Payson & Clarke , New York
Private investigators, Lord Wimsey, Peter (Fictitious character), Fi
Statementby Dorothy Sayers
ContributionsRouben Mamoulian Collection (Library of Congress)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR6037.A95 L67 1929
The Physical Object
Pagination317 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24899525M
LC Control Number2011658229

Lord Peter Views the Body is a collection of From his humorous name and distinctively British upper class mannerisms and speech, to his ‘ugly, beaky appearance’ and passion for books, especially old rare ones, he entertains me like no other detective and few other literary characters/5.

Dorothy L. Sayers is a genius. And Lord Peter is the epitome of eloquence and detective finesse. Sherlock Holmes and Lord Peter Wimsey are the two best literary detectives you could ever have the pleasure of reading/5().

Lord Peter Views the Body is the 4th 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/5().

Lord Peter Views the Body is a collection of the early adventures of Lord Peter Wimsey, Sayers's upper-class detective. Those already familiar with Wimsey's foibles and illustrious career from Sayers's full-length novels, will meet the "early" Lord Peter here/5().

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This ebook features an illustrated biography of Dorothy L. Sayers including rare images from the Marion E. Wade Center at Wheaton College. Lord Peter views the body Item Preview remove-circle Wimsey, Peter, Lord (Fictitious character), Detective and mystery stories, English Publisher [New York, Avon Books] Collection Internet Archive Books.

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"The Bibulous Business of a Matter of Taste": Lord Peter's famous palate is the deciding factor in acquiring wartime intelligence. "The Learned Adventure of the Dragon's Head": Viscount St. George appears as a boy as Lord Peter uses clues from a rare book to find a treasure.

'Lord Peter Views the Body' comprises twelve short stories of mystery. They are well-structured, well-written little puzzlers, though some are definitely more engaging than others. There are no bad stories here (of course not. this is Dorothy L.

Sayers, after all), but a couple leave only a mark of complancency, rather than by: 3. Lord Peter Views the Body is the 4th 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/5(21). Lord Peter Views The Body (A Lord Peter Whimsy Mystery) by Sayers, Dorothy L and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at OCLC Number: Description: pages ; 20 cm.

Contents: The abominable history of the man with copper fingersThe entertaining episode of the article in questionThe fascinating problem of Uncle Meleager's willThe fantastic horror of the cat in the bagThe unprincipled affair of the practical jokerThe undignified melodrama of the bone of contentionThe.

Lord Peter Views the Body is the 4th 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.4/5(9).

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Lord Peter Views the Body | Folio Society JavaScript seems to be disabled in your browser. It’s not easy being a gentleman sleuth, but Lord Peter is the man for the job. Lord Peter Views the Body is the 4th 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.

Get this from a library. Lord Peter views the body. [Dorothy L Sayers] -- Lord Peter Wimsey - expert on subjects as diverse as crosswords and cats - displays his detective genius in this collection of twelve cases of murder.

One solution requires expertise in fine wines. Lord Peter views the body in 12 tantalizing and bizarre ways in this outsanding collection.

He deals with such marvels as the man with copper fingers, Uncle Meleager's missing will, the cat in the bag, the foosteps that ran, the stolen stomach, the man without a face and with such clues as cyanide, jewels.

Lord Peter views the body. [Dorothy L Sayers] Contains 12 classic detective stories featuring Lord Peter Wimsey. By the author of "The Nine Tailors" and "Whose Body".

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Rating: (not yet rated) Book: All Authors / Contributors: Dorothy L Sayers. Find more information about: ISBN. First published inLord Peter Views the Body is the first collection of short stories about Lord Peter Wimsey by Dorothy L. Sayers. The stories included in this title include: * ”The Abominable History of the Man with Copper Fingers": An artist's jealous nature leads to an investigation of his mistress' disappearance.5/5(1).

An alternate cover edition can be found here. Lord Peter Wimsey, eccentric amateur sleuth. I Lord Peter Views the Body () 12 stories: The. 1 Abominable History of the Man with Copper Fingers/5. In contrast, Lord Peter Views the Body portrays a wide range of stories with a dynamic younger Wimsey solving crimes from the macabre opening of The Abominable History of the Man With Copper Fingers through to his proto-James Bond in The Adventurous Exploit of the Cave of Ali Baba.

That closing story has Wimsey single-handedly defeating a proto /5(31). Lord Peter Views the Body (Lord Peter Wimsey Mysteries, #4) Published June by Avon Books Mass Market Paperback, pagesCited by: 3. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Lord Peter Views the Body: Lord Peter Wimsey Book 5 at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users/5(89).

Lord Peter Views the Body A Lord Peter Wimsey Mystery By Dorothy L. Sayers The Stories 1. The Abominable History of the Man with Copper Fingers 2. The Entertaining Episode of the Article in Question 3. The Fascinating Problem of Uncle Meleager’s Will 4 The Fantastic Horror of the Cat in the Bag 5.

The Unprincipled Affair of the Practical Joker /5(32). Lord Peter Views the Body | Sayers Dorothy L | download | B–OK. Download books for free. Find books. Lord Peter Wimsey Book 4. By: Lord Peter Views the Body.

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By: Dorothy L. Sayers. Narrated by: Jane McDowell. Free with day trial $/month after 30 days. Cancel anytime. LORD PETER VIEWS THE BODY,Lord Peter short stories, nicely twisted; latest reread was from the audio edition, Chivers Audio Books, read by Ian Carmichael - this contains most, but not all, of the stories from this early edition/5.

Lord Peter views the body. [New York, Avon Books,©] (OCoLC) Named Person: Peter Wimsey, Lord (Fictitious character); Peter Wimsey, Lord (Fictitious character) Material Type: Fiction: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Dorothy L Sayers.

Lord Peter Views the Body by Dorothy L. Sayers,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(K). Lord Peter Views the Body: In these early adventures, Lord Peter confronts a stolen stomach, a man with copper fingers, and a deadly adventure at Ali Baba’s cave, among other conundrums that tax his intellect, humor, acting talent, knowledge of metallurgy, and taste for fine wines.

It’s not easy being a gentleman sleuth, but Lord Peter was Brand: Open Road Media."Lord Peter Views the Body" Is part of the Lord Peter Wimsey Mysteries Series. There are twelve mysteries. I will not pull them apart as the fun is watching them unfold.

"The Abominable History of the Man with Copper Fingers" "The Entertaining Episode of the Article in Question" "The Fascinating Problem of Uncle Mileage's Will"/5().