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Gaudy Night (1935) [Novel]
by Dorothy L. Sayers Rating: Weighted - 8.9 / Average - 9.0 of 10 (8 votes) (Rate!)
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Series: Peter Wimsey
Part: 10

Summary :

When Harriet Vane attends her Oxford reunion, known as the "Gaudy," the prim academic setting is haunted by a rash of bizarre pranks: scrawled obsentities, burnt effigies and poison-pen letters including one that says, "Ask your boyfriend with the title if he likes arsenic in his soup." Some of the notes threaten murder; all are perfectly ghastly; yet in spite of their scurrilous nature, all are perfectly worded. And Harriet finds herself ensnared in a nightmare of romance and terror, with only the tiniest shreds of clues to challenge her powers of detection, and those of her paramour, Lord Peter Wimsey.

Original title: Gaudy Night
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionCrime and MysteryDetective Story and DetectivesAmateur

Edition #1: Gaudy Night

Gaudy Night (1935)
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Language: English

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Gaudy Night (c.1970)

Format: Paperback
Place of publication: London, UK
Publisher: New English Library
ISBN: 0450021548
Dimensions: 4.4 x 7.2 x 1.3 in
Pages: 446

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