[Pdf New] (Whose Body?) author Dorothy L. Sayers
- Whose Body?
- Dorothy L. Sayers
- 05 October 2019
Download ↠ Whose Body? ☆ eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF Ched before the sightless eyes What's the face appeared to have been shaved after death The police assumed that the victim was a prominent financier but Lord Pet. British Jason 1 Jolly good book whatBritish Jason 2 Oh ratherBritish Jason 1 I say how much longer do you suppose we can keep this upBritish Jason 2 Not long old bean I ve run out of stereotypical Brit words and this ridiculous accent is doing me head inI almost filed this all up in my PG Wodehouse shelf The similarities in style setting and character are striking There s a somewhat daffy lead in Lord Peter Wimsey though he s clearly got on the ball than Bertie Wooster There s the taciturn Parker just a little looser and given freedom than the butler Jeeves After all Parker is a police investigator and his own man Even the time and place 1920s England hits the JeevesWooster markThe mystery of who dunnit wasn t exactly mind boggling I suspected the culprit almost the moment he hit the stage But this mystery doesn t seem to care for the diabolical plot as much as others in the genre Dorothy Sayers appears perhaps interested in developing a deep
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Download ↠ Whose Body? ☆ eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF 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 per. Time to meet Lord Peter Wimsey archetype of amateur gentleman detective his sidekick the invaluable valet Bunter Bunter Yes my lord Her Grace tells me that a respectable Battersea architect has discovered a dead man in his bath Indeed my lord That s very gratifying Very Bunter Your choice of words is unerring I wish Eton and Balliol had done as much for me Update 13032017I did not really have any expectations this book having been my first from Dorothy L Sayers just some curiosity of how she compares to my beloved Agatha Christie Having said that much I was still pleasantly surprised at how much enjoyed reading it I loved the all characters Lord Peter Wimsey Bunter detective inspector Parker the Dowager Duchess of Denver Lord Peter s motherIn the beginning Bunter read very much like Jeeves to Lord Peter s Bertie WoosterLord Peter Wimsey It s much easier to work on someone else s job than one s own gives one that deFree read Whose Body?
Download ↠ Whose Body? ☆ eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF Er Wimsey who dabbled in mystery detection as a hobby knew better In this his first murder case Lord Peter untangles the ghastly mystery of the corpse in the bat. Lord Peter Wimsey is a charming intelligent aristocrat who keeps occupied as a rare book collector and an amateur sleuth Set in post World War I Britain he occasionally suffers from PTSD from his war years Wimsey enlists the help of his valet Mervyn Bunter in the detective work and the dry British wit of the duo had me laughing Wimsey s mother the Dowager Duchess of Denver is another wonderful character a socialite who often voices the feelings of the 1920s upper classA body naked except for a pair of gold pince nez is found in the bathtub of an acuaintance of Wimsey s mother On the same day Reuben Levy an important Jewish financier is reported missing The corpse has a mild resemblance to Levy Wimsey Bunter and the competent Inspector Parker from Scotland Yard work together to solve the cases A confessional letter by the criminal at the end of the book detailed why the corpse was found in the tubAlthough the characters seem to think that the Jewish Re