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Author: Edward PetherbridgeHarriet WalterChristopher HodsonDorothy L SayersBBC Video (Firm)All authors
Publisher: [United States] : Warner Home Video, [2002]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The third installment of Dorothy L. Sayers's famous Harriet Vane mysteries, unfolds at the all female Shrewsbury College at Oxford. Upon returning to Oxford for the first time in years for a school reunion, Harriet Vane is asked by her old professors to turn her talents as a detective writer to practical use. Someone is terrorizing the faculty and students of the college by sending vicious anonymous letters,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Television programs
Video recordings
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Detective drama
Drama
Named Person: Peter Wimsey, Lord (Fictitious character); Peter Wimsey, Lord (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Edward Petherbridge; Harriet Walter; Christopher Hodson; Dorothy L Sayers; BBC Video (Firm); Warner Home Video (Firm); WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
ISBN: 0790768240 9780790768243
OCLC Number: 49716808
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: Originally produced for television broadcast in 1987.
Based on the novel by Dorothy L. Sayers.
Credits: Directed by Christopher Hodson.
Cast: Edward Petherbridge, Harriet Walter.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: Not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (150 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD.
Other Titles: Dorothy L. Sayers mysteries
Responsibility: BBC in association with WGBH ; dramatised by Philip Broadley ; directed by Christopher Hodson.

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The third installment of Dorothy L. Sayers's famous Harriet Vane mysteries, unfolds at the all female Shrewsbury College at Oxford. Upon returning to Oxford for the first time in years for a school reunion, Harriet Vane is asked by her old professors to turn her talents as a detective writer to practical use. Someone is terrorizing the faculty and students of the college by sending vicious anonymous letters, eventually leading to the destruction of collegiate property and the attack of faculty members. Harriet struggles with the realization that the perpetrator may be a professor as well as the realization of her growing feelings for Lord Peter Wimsey.

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