Lord Peter Wimsey: BBC Radio Drama Collection Volume 1: Three classic full-cast dramatisations


Author: Dorothy L. Sayers

Ian Carmichael stars as Lord Peter Wimsey in these definitive BBC radio dramatisations of Dorothy L Sayers’ classic crime novels,,Aristocratic amateur sleuth Lord Peter Wimsey was the master creation of Dorothy L Sayers, widely acknowledged as one of the four original ‘Queens of Crime’. These full-cast adaptations – first broadcast on BBC radio in the 1970s, and presented he….Read More

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Thrones, Dominations

Dorothy L. Sayers began writing Thrones, Dominations, her thirteenth Lord Peter Wimsey novel, in 1936, then set it aside. When a fragment, forgotten for many years, was found in her… Continue Reading Posted in: Detective And Mystery Stories, France Paris, Mystery Fiction

The Unpleasantness at the Bellona Club

Lord Peter Wimsey bent down over General Fentiman and drew the Morning Post gently away from the gnarled old hands. Then, with a quick jerk, he lifted the quiet figure.… Continue Reading Posted in: England London, Fiction, Mysteries

Whose Body?

The stark naked body was lying in the tub. Not unusual for a proper bath, but highly irregular for murder -- especially with a pair of gold pince-nez deliberately perched… Continue Reading Posted in: English Fiction, Mystery Fiction, Police

Clouds of Witness (A Lord Peter Wimsey Mystery)

Rustic old Riddlesdale Lodge was a Wimsey family retreat filled with country pleasures and the thrill of the hunt -- until the game turned up human and quite dead. He… Continue Reading

Murder Must Advertise

Victor Dean fell to his death on the stairs of Pym's Advertising Agency. No one was sorry—until Dorothy Sayers’ unique detective, Lord Peter Wimsey, joins the firm and asks some… Continue Reading Posted in: Action & Adventure Short Stories, Crime Action & Adventure, Detective And Mystery Stories, English, Fiction

Unnatural Death

The wealthy Agatha Dawson is dead--a trifle sooner than expected--but there are no apparent signs of foul play. Lord Peter Wimsey, however, senses that something is amiss and refuses to… Continue Reading Posted in: Amateur Sleuth Mysteries, Detective And Mystery Stories, Fiction In English, Lord (Fictitious Character), Noir Crime, Peter, Wimsey

Strong Poison

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… Continue Reading Posted in: Detective And Mystery Stories, English Fiction, Harriet (Fictitious Character), Vane

The Nine Tailors

When his sexton finds a corpse in the wrong grave, the rector of Fenchurch St Paul asks Lord Peter Wimsey to find out who the dead man was and how… Continue Reading Posted in: Detective And Mystery Stories, Fiction In English, Mysteries

Have His Carcase

A young woman falls asleep on a deserted beach and wakes to discover the body of a man whose throat has been slashed from ear to ear...The young woman is… Continue Reading Posted in: 15-Minute Mystery, Fiction In English, Harriet (Fictitious Character), Mysteries, Private Investigators, Thriller & Suspense Short Reads, Vane

Cabin Pressure: From A to Z

Every episode of the hit BBC Radio 4 airline sitcom is collected together in this special box set, including the Christmas special final episode and several bonus features.,,Cabin Pressure is… Continue Reading Posted in: Humor

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