Lord Peter Wimsey Series

15 primary works • 43 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 stor…

Book 1

Whose Body?
3.89
· 36089 Ratings · 2014 Reviews ·
published 1923
· 262 editions
The stark naked body was lying in the tub. Not un…
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Book 2

Clouds of Witness
4.03
· 15286 Ratings · 891 Reviews ·
published 1926
· 147 editions
Rustic old Riddlesdale Lodge was a Wimsey family…
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Book 3

Unnatural Death
4.10
· 21525 Ratings · 671 Reviews ·
published 1927
· 66 editions
The wealthy old woman was dead – a trifle sooner…
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Book 4

Lord Peter Views the Body
4.16
· 12430 Ratings · 271 Reviews ·
published 1928
· 50 editions
In this delightful collection of Wimsey exploits,…
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Book 5

The Unpleasantness at the Bellona Club
4.06
· 11965 Ratings · 481 Reviews ·
published 1928
· 84 editions
Lord Peter Wimsey bent down over General Fentiman…
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Book 6

Strong Poison
4.14
· 22977 Ratings · 1094 Reviews ·
published 1930
· 109 editions
Mystery novelist Harriet Vane knew all about pois…
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Book 7

The Five Red Herrings
3.85
· 10511 Ratings · 558 Reviews ·
published 1931
· 93 editions
The body was on the pointed rocks alongside the s…
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Book 8

Have His Carcase
4.13
· 12339 Ratings · 568 Reviews ·
published 1932
· 78 editions
Mystery writer Harriet Vane, recovering from an u…
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Book 9

Hangman's Holiday: A Collection of Short Mysteries
4.15
· 7680 Ratings · 165 Reviews ·
published 1933
· 40 editions
Amusing and absolutely appalling things happen on…
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Book 10

Murder Must Advertise
4.21
· 17074 Ratings · 768 Reviews ·
published 1933
· 13 editions
When ad man Victor Dean falls down the stairs in…
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Book 11

The Nine Tailors
4.06
· 13121 Ratings · 956 Reviews ·
published 1934
· 94 editions
When a disfigured corpse is discovered in a count…
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Book 12

Gaudy Night
4.23
· 20042 Ratings · 1395 Reviews ·
published 1935
· 118 editions
Gaudy Night stands out even among Miss Sayers’s…
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Book 13

Busman's Honeymoon
4.28
· 14563 Ratings · 670 Reviews ·
published 1937
· 2 editions
Lord Peter Wimsey and his bride, mystery writer H…
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Book 14

In the Teeth of the Evidence
4.05
· 3911 Ratings · 135 Reviews ·
published 1939
· 14 editions
All that was left of the garage was a heap of cha…
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Book 15

Striding Folly
3.97
· 2002 Ratings · 118 Reviews ·
published 1973
· 25 editions
Three of Lord Peter Wimsey's most baffling cases…
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The Wimsey Papers
3.60
· 55 Ratings · 7 Reviews ·
published 1940
· 2 editions
Choice selections from the Wimsey family’s corres…
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Book 1-15+ The Wimsey Papers

The Complete Lord Peter Wimsey Mysteries
A massive collection of novels and stories featur…
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Book 4,9,14,15

Lord Peter
4.29
· 5625 Ratings · 219 Reviews ·
published 1971
· 14 editions
Lord Peter Wimsey, eccentric amateur sleuth.
I Lo…
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Book 6,8

Lord Peter and Harriet: Part I
4.29
· 42 Ratings · 1 Reviews ·
published 1932
· 1 edition
1998 Mystery Guild hardcover,978073847649. Doroth…
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Book 12,13

Lord Peter And Harriet: Part II: "Gaudy Night", "Busman's Honeymoon"
You’ll be charmed by Lord Peter Wimsey’s wit, eru…
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Book 1,2

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

The Lord Peter Wimsey Mysteries: Whose Body?, Clouds of Witness, and Unnatural Death
A special three-in-one edition of Dorothy Sayers’…
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Book 1,5,7,11

The Lord Peter Wimsey Collection: Whose Body?, The Unpleasantness at the Bellona Club, The Five Red Herrings, Nine Tailors
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Book 10,11,13

The Lord Peter Wimsey Collection 3: 'Murder Must Advertise', 'The Nine Tailors', and 'Busman's Honeymoon'
A new collection featuring Dorothy L. Sayers' eve…
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Book 2,3

Lord Peter Wimsey's Casebook : Clouds of Witness and Unnatural Death
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Book 1,2,10,13

Peter Wimsey Omnibus - Whose Body? Clouds of Witness, Murder Must Advertise, Busman's Honeymoon
Detective Story readers will love Dorothy Sayers…
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Book 1-3,6,12,14

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 4, 9, 15

Dobrodružný život milovníka starých tisků
4.45
· 11 Ratings · 2 Reviews ·
published 1992
· 2 editions
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Book 6,8,12,13

Four Classic Dorothy L Sayers Mysteries: Strong Poison, Have His Carcase, Gaudy Night, Busmans.
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Book 1,10,12

Three Complete Lord Peter Wimsey Novels: Whose Body?, Murder Must Advertise, Gaudy Night
"Whose Body?"--The stark naked body was lying in…
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Book 1,2,10,12

Four Complete Lord Peter Wimsey Novels: Whose Body?, Clouds of Witness, Murder Must Advertise, Gaudy Night
Whose Body? Clouds of Witness. Murder Must Advert…
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Book 1,6,10

Triple Wimsey : Three Lord Peter Wimsey Mysteries -- Whose Body?, Murder Must Advertise, Strong Poison
Whose Body?,
Murder Must Advertise,
Strong Poison…
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Book 2,5

Clouds of Witness and The Unpleasantness at The Bellona Club
Lord Peter Wimsey, among the most celebrated of a…
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Book 3,6,8

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 2,3,5,7

Lord Peter Takes the Case
4.19
· 83 Ratings · 1 Reviews ·
published 1987
· 1 edition
Four Lord peter mysteries: Clouds of Witness, Unn…
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Book 10,12+

Dorothy L. Sayers Omnibus
4.51
· 37 Ratings ·
published 1933
· 3 editions
This omnibus contains two books and a short story…
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Book 6,8,10-12

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 1,2,6,10

Dorothy L. Sayers Mystery Collection I
“Death seems to provide the minds of the Anglo-Sa…
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Book 5,11-13

Dorothy L. Sayers Mystery Collection II
“Death seems to provide the minds of the Anglo-Sa…
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Book 7,10

The Five Red Herrings / Murder Must Advertise
3.84
· 43 Ratings · 3 Reviews ·
published 1933
· 1 edition
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Book 6,10,11

Three Great Lord Peter Novels: Strong Poison; Murder Must Advertise; The Nine Tailors
1 Strong Poison 1930 - Judge summarizes case for…
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Book 1,2,5

Diskrete Zeugen / Ärger im Bellona- Club / Ein Toter zuwenig. 3 Krimis in 1 Band
1 Diskrete Zeugen(Clouds of Witness): Lord Peter…
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Book 1-3,5

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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