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Strong poison

Author: Dorothy L Sayers; Edward Petherbridge
Publisher: London : Hodder, 2016. ©1930
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The sixth book in Dorothy L Sayers' classic Lord Peter Wimsey series, introduced by actor Edward Petherbridge - a must-read for fans of Agatha Christie's Poirot and Margery Allingham's Campion Mysteries. Can Lord Peter Wimsey prove that Harriet Vane is not guilty of murder - or find the real poisoner in time to save her from the gallows? Impossible, it seems. The Crown's case is watertight. The police are adamant  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Named Person: Peter Wimsey, Lord (Fictitious character); Peter Wimsey, Lord (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dorothy L Sayers; Edward Petherbridge
ISBN: 147362133X 9781473621336 9780061043505 0061043508 9780450549724 0450549720
OCLC Number: 947925891
Notes: First published in Great Britain in 1930 by Victor Gollancz.
Description: 291 pages ; 20 cm.
Responsibility: Dorothy L. Sayers ; with an introduction by Edward Petherbridge.

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The sixth book in the classic British detective series featuring amateur sleuth Lord Peter Wimsey, with a new introduction by actor Edward Petherbridge who played Wimsey in the classic 1980s BBC TV  Read more...

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I admire her novels . . . she has great fertility of invention, ingenuity and a wonderful eye for detail. - P.D. JamesShe combined literary prose with powerful suspense, and it takes a rare talent to Read more...

 
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