Dorothy L. Sayers was born in 1893. She was one of the first women to be awarded a degree by Oxford University, and later she became a copywriter at an ad agency. In 1923 she published her first novel featuring the aristocratic detective Lord Peter Wimsey, who became one of the world's most popular fictional heroes. She died in 1957.
I bought this collection for the story "Talboys," because I've been reading and rereading the Lord Peter-Harriet stories in chronological order. Read morePublished 4 months ago by lawworks
An interesting read with good background commentaries. I have not read any of the books before, only seen the DVD collections, so it is a credit to the author that you can so... Read morePublished 6 months ago by Ruth Gregor
Book arrived promptly in like new condition. It is a delightful collection of lightly humorous mystery stories. So charmingly British.Published 7 months ago by Glenda R. Bounds
This collection is new, though it might have been written earlier. It was very good. Only 3 stories were ones which had appeared in another collection. Thoroughly enjoyed it.Published 9 months ago by Chitra Ragulan