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The complete stories / Dorothy L. Sayers.

Author/Creator:
Sayers, Dorothy L. (Dorothy Leigh), 1893-1957.
Publication:
New York, NY : Bourbon Street Books, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, 2013.
Format/Description:
Book
xvi, 810 pages ; 21 cm
Edition:
1st Bourbon Street Books ed.
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Standardized Title:
Short stories
Other Title:
Complete short stories
Subjects:
Detective and mystery stories, English.
Wimsey, Peter, Lord (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.
Private investigators -- England -- Fiction.
Summary:
A collection of all of Dorothy Sayers's short stories in one volume, including the exploits of aristocrat Lord Peter Wimsey and working-class salesman-sleuth, Montague Egg.
Contents:
Introduction / by James Sandoe
LORD PETER WIMSEY STORIES: Abominable history of the man with copper fingers
Entertaining episode of the article in question
Fascinating problem of Uncle Meleager's will
Fantastic horror of the cat in the bag
Unprincipled affair of the practical joker
Undignified melodrama of the bone of contention
Vindictive story of the footsteps that ran
Bibulous business of a matter of taste
Learned adventure of the dragon's head
Piscatorial farce of the stolen stomach
Unsolved puzzle of the man with no face
Adventurous exploit of the cave of Ali Baba
Image in the mirror
Incredible elopement of Lord Peter Wimsey
Queen's square
Necklace of pearls
In the teeth of the evidence
Absolutely elsewhere
Striding folly
Haunted policeman
Talboys
MONTAGUE EGG STORIES: Poisoned dow '08
Sleuths on the scent
Murder in the morning
One too many
Murder at Pentecost
Maher-shalal-hashbaz
Shot at goal
Dirt cheap
Bitter almonds
False weight
Professor's manuscript
OTHER STORIES: Man who knew how
Fountain plays
Milk-bottles
Dilemma
Arrow o'er the house
Scrawns
Nebuchadnezzar
Inspiration of Mr. Budd
Blood sacrifice
Suspicion
Leopard lady
Cyprian cat
Afterword / by John Curran.
Notes:
Previously published in 2002 by Harper Perennial, with a new afterword.
ISBN:
9780062275493 ;