Lord Peter Wimsey Series

11 primary works • 42 total works
Lord Peter Bredon Wimsey is a bon vivant sleuth in a series of detective novels and short stories by Dorothy L. Sayers, in which he solves mysteries — usually but not always murders.

The novels are set in Britain contemporaneously with when they were written, from the early 1920s to the late 1930s; Sayers returned to Wimsey was the 1942 short story…

Book 1

Whose Body?
3.87
· 48367 Ratings · 2902 Reviews · published 1923 · 1451 editions
The stark naked body was lying in the tub. Not unu…
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Book 2

Clouds of Witness
4.01
· 18883 Ratings · 1242 Reviews · published 1926 · 593 editions
Rustic old Riddlesdale Lodge was a Wimsey family r…
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Book 3

Unnatural Death
4.09
· 25265 Ratings · 979 Reviews · published 1927 · 243 editions
The wealthy Agatha Dawson is dead--a trifle sooner…
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Book 4

The Unpleasantness at the Bellona Club
4.06
· 14561 Ratings · 695 Reviews · published 1928 · 360 editions
Lord Peter Wimsey bent down over General Fentiman …
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Book 5

Strong Poison
4.14
· 27191 Ratings · 1512 Reviews · published 1930 · 561 editions
Mystery novelist Harriet Vane knew all about poiso…
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Book 6

The Five Red Herrings
3.81
· 12198 Ratings · 796 Reviews · published 1931 · 459 editions

A must-read for fans of Agatha Christie's Poiro…

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Book 7

Have His Carcase
4.12
· 14645 Ratings · 805 Reviews · published 1932 · 515 editions
Mystery writer Harriet Vane, recovering from an un…
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Book 8

Murder Must Advertise
4.18
· 20652 Ratings · 1013 Reviews · published 1933 · 502 editions
When ad man Victor Dean falls down the stairs in t…
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Book 9

The Nine Tailors
4.04
· 16971 Ratings · 1290 Reviews · published 1934 · 600 editions
When a disfigured corpse is discovered in a countr…
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Book 10

Gaudy Night
4.21
· 25471 Ratings · 1867 Reviews · published 1935 · 924 editions
The dons of Harriet Vane's alma mater, the all-fem…
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Book 11

Busman's Honeymoon
4.25
· 18437 Ratings · 881 Reviews · published 1937 · 642 editions
Lord Peter Wimsey and his bride, mystery writer Ha…
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Book short stories

Lord Peter Views the Body
4.15
· 13609 Ratings · 373 Reviews · published 1928 · 71 editions
In this delightful collection of Wimsey exploits, …
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Book short stories

Hangman's Holiday: A Collection of Short Mysteries
4.13
· 8718 Ratings · 223 Reviews · published 1933 · 82 editions
Amusing and absolutely appalling things happen on …
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Book short stories

In the Teeth of the Evidence
4.03
· 4569 Ratings · 185 Reviews · published 1933 · 175 editions
All that was left of the garage was a heap of char…
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Book short stories

Striding Folly
3.98
· 2743 Ratings · 186 Reviews · published 1972 · 127 editions
Three of Lord Peter Wimsey's most baffling cases d…
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Book all short stories

Lord Peter
4.29
· 6114 Ratings · 261 Reviews · published 1972 · 17 editions
An alternate cover edition can be found here.

Lord …
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The Wimsey Papers
3.88
· 222 Ratings · 27 Reviews · published 1939 · 367 editions
Choice selections from the Wimsey family’s corresp…
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Book 1-11 +

The Complete Lord Peter Wimsey Mysteries
A massive collection of novels and stories featuri…
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Book 1,2

Two Lord Peter Wimsey Mysteries: Whose Body? / Clouds of Witness
This Halcyon Classics ebook contains two novels by…
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Book 1-3

The Lord Peter Wimsey Mysteries: Whose Body? / Clouds of Witness, / Unnatural Death
A special three-in-one edition of Dorothy Sayers’s…
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Book 1-4

Dorothy L. Sayers 1: Lord Peter et l'inconnu / Trop de témoins pour Lord Peter / Arrêt du cœur / Lord Peter et le Bellona Club
Ce premier tome des intégrales du Masque regroupe …
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Book 1-3,5,9 +

6 Lord Peter Wimsey Mysteries: Whose Body? / Clouds of Witness / Unnatural Death / Strong Poison / Gaudy Night / In the Teeth of Evidence
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Book 1,2,4

Diskrete Zeugen / Ärger im Bellona- Club / Ein Toter zuwenig
1 Diskrete Zeugen(Clouds of Witness): Lord Peter W…
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Book 1,2,5,8

Dorothy L. Sayers Mystery Collection I
“Death seems to provide the minds of the Anglo-Sax…
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Book 1,2,8,10

Four Complete Lord Peter Wimsey Novels: Whose Body? / Clouds of Witness / Murder Must Advertise / Gaudy Night
Whose Body? Clouds of Witness. Murder Must Adverti…
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Book 1,2,8,11

Peter Wimsey Omnibus: Whose Body? / Clouds of Witness / Murder Must Advertise / Busman's Honeymoon
Detective Story readers will love Dorothy Sayers L…
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Book 1,5,6,9

The Lord Peter Wimsey Collection: Whose Body? / The Unpleasantness at the Bellona Club / The Five Red Herrings / Nine Tailors
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Book 1,5,8

Triple Wimsey : Whose Body? / Murder Must Advertise / Strong Poison
Whose Body?,
Murder Must Advertise,
Strong Poison
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Book 1,8,10

Three Complete Lord Peter Wimsey Novels: Whose Body? / Murder Must Advertise / Gaudy Night
"Whose Body?"--The stark naked body was lying in t…
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Book 2,3

Lord Peter Wimsey's Casebook : Clouds of Witness / Unnatural Death
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Book 2-4,6

Lord Peter Takes the Case
4.22
· 90 Ratings · 1 Reviews · published 1987 · 1 edition
Four Lord peter mysteries: Clouds of Witness, Unna…
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Book 2,4

Clouds of Witness / The Unpleasantness at The Bellona Club
4.22
· 108 Ratings · 10 Reviews · published 1928 · 3 editions
Lord Peter Wimsey, among the most celebrated of al…
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Book 3,5,7

On the Case with Lord Peter Wimsey: Three Complete Novels Strong Poison / Have His Carcase / Unnatural Death

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"A model detective story . . . fascinating.…

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Book short stories

Dobrodružný život milovníka starých tisků
4.40
· 15 Ratings · 2 Reviews · published 1992 · 2 editions
Lord Peter Views the Body / Hangman's Holiday / St…
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Book 4,9-11

Dorothy L. Sayers Mystery Collection II
“Death seems to provide the minds of the Anglo-Sax…
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Book 5,7

Lord Peter and Harriet Part I Strong Poison / Have His Carcase
1998 Mystery Guild hardcover,978073847649. Dorothy…
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Book 5,7-10

Dorothy L. Sayers Crime Collection
4.50
· 2 Ratings · published 1998 · 2 editions
5 Volumes include Gaudy Night ~ Have His Carcase ~…
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Book 5,7,10,11

Four Classic Dorothy L. Sayers Mysteries: Strong Poison / Have His Carcase / Gaudy Night / Busman's Honeymoon
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Book 5,8,9

Three Great Lord Peter Novels: Strong Poison; Murder Must Advertise; The Nine Tailors
1 Strong Poison 1930 - Judge summarizes case for j…
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Book 8,9,11

The Lord Peter Wimsey Collection 3: Murder Must Advertise / The Nine Tailors / Busman's Honeymoon
No mystery can stump the British aristocrat and sl…
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Book 8,10+

Dorothy L. Sayers Omnibus
4.50
· 38 Ratings · published 1933 · 4 editions
This omnibus contains two books and a short story:…
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Book 10,11

Lord Peter And Harriet: Part II: Gaudy Night / Busman's Honeymoon
You’ll be charmed by Lord Peter Wimsey’s wit, erud…
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