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Dorothy L. Sayers, nine literary studies

by Trevor H. Hall

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Published by Duckworth in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England
    • Subjects:
    • Sayers, Dorothy L. 1893-1957 -- Criticism and interpretation.,
    • Detective and mystery stories, English -- History and criticism.,
    • Women and literature -- England -- History -- 20th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Inlcudes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementTrevor H. Hall.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR6037.A95 Z68
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 132 p., [2] leaves of plates :
      Number of Pages132
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4214935M
      ISBN 10071561455X
      LC Control Number80494535

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Dorothy Leigh Sayers (/ s ɛər z /; 13 June – 17 December ) was an English crime writer and poet. She was also a student of classical and modern languages. She is best known for her mysteries, a series of novels and short stories set between the First and Second World Nine literary studies book that feature English aristocrat and amateur sleuth Lord Peter Wimsey.

Nationality: English. xi, pages, 2 unnumbered leaves of plates: 23 cm Includes bibliographical references and index Lord Peter Wimsey and Sherlock Holmes -- Dorothy L. Sayers and Sir Arthur Conan Doyle -- The singular affair of nine literary studies book verso signature -- The nebuly coat -- Atherton Fleming: a literary puzzle -- The documents in the case -- Dorothy L.

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Sayers and Robert Eusatce --The dates in Busman's honeymoon --Dorothy L. Sayers and psychical research. Dorothy L. Sayers won a scholarship in the year that allowed her to a join the Somerville College in Oxford.

She studied medieval literature and modern languages at the college and passed out with first class honors in the year The Nine Tailors of the book's title are taken from the old saying "Nine Tailors Make a Man", which Sayers quotes at the end of the novel.

As explained by John Shand in his Spectator article The Bellringers' Art, "'Nine Tailors' means the nine strokes which at the beginning of the toll for the dead announce to the villagers that a man is.

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And Miss Sayers has long stood in a class by herself.” —Times Literary Supplement The great Dorothy L. Sayers is considered by many to be the premier detective novelist of the Golden Age, and her dashing sleuth, Lord Peter Wimsey, one of mystery fiction’s most enduring and endearing protagonists.

Book Murder Must Advertise () After a brief fling with Miss Marple, I'm back with Lord Peter Wimsey - the most delightful detective who ever delighted whilst detecting. This book is one of two Dorothy Sayers mysteries featured on The List, and while I didn't enjoy it as much as Strong Poison, it was still very good.

The major. The Nine Tailors, I have noticed, is the book people often mention in connection with Dorothy L. Sayers. It's a perennial favorite, mostly, I suspect, because of the solution to the murder-- (view spoiler) [which comes in the very last few pages of the book through sheer happenstance and not because of Wimsey's Great Brain/5(K).

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Sayers: Nine Literary Studies by Trevor H. Hall. Dorothy and Jack is a look into the friendship between Dorothy L. Sayers and C.S. Lewis, just as the title states. More than that, though, it is an accessible biography of friendship, period.

Sayers and Lewis were fans of each other's work and of each other as Reviews: Dorothy Leigh Sayers (usually stylised as Dorothy L. Sayers; –) was an English crime writer, poet, playwright, essayist, translator and Christian humanist; she was also a student of classical and modern is perhaps best known for her mysteries, a series of novels and short stories, set between the First and Second World Wars, which feature Lord Peter Wimsey, an English.

Author Janice Brown is a specialist in the work of Dorothy L. Sayers and also lectures on other writers of the Inklings milieu. She received her Ph.D.

from Memorial University of Newfoundland and was professor of English Literature at Grove City College for 21 years. Gregory noted that the description of this manuscript and extracts from it were included in a letter to him from Anthony Fleming, dated 15 October On 25 SeptemberClyde S.

Kilby, Curator of the Wade Collection, purchased a large collection of the papers of Dorothy L. Sayers from the Sayers estate, through David Higham of London. Dorothy L. Sayers () was an English writer and playwright. She is best known for her crime fiction but also for her popular plays.

Born in Oxford to a family involved in education, she excelled as a student herself and graduated with honours. The Nine Tailors by Dorothy L Sayers The Nine Tailors is a mystery novel by the British writer Dorothy L.

Sayers, her ninth featuring Lord Peter Wimsey. It has been described as her finest literary. About Dorothy L Sayers. Dorothy Leigh Sayers (13 June –17 December ) was a renowned English crime writer, poet, playwright, essayist, translator, and Christian was also a student of classical and modern languages.

She is best known for her mysteries, a series of novels and short stories set between the First and Second World Wars that feature English aristocrat and. WHEN G.K. CHESTERTON DIED, Dorothy L. Sayers wrote to his widow saying, “G. K.’s books have become more a part of my mental make-up than those of any writer you could name.”Chesterton’s Orthodoxy () prevented Sayers from abandoning Christianity during her adolescence, and his insights later informed her education at Oxford University.

In Sayers read Chesterton’s What’s. Dorothy Leigh Sayers (sā´ərz), –, English writer, grad. Somerville College, Oxford, Taking first-class honors in medieval literature, she was one of the first women to receive an Oxford degree. For a time she worked as a copywriter in a London advertising agency—the setting for her Murder Must Advertise ().

Dorothy L. Sayers was known to her friends by her initials, DLS. Serious and a little weird, DLS was absorbed in her study of French literature and fascinated by the Middle Ages and religion. She would gain fame in adulthood as the creator of Lord Peter Wimsey, the aristocratic detective who starred in her mystery novels.C.L.

Wrenn () Professor of Anglo-Saxon at Oxford () Dorothy L. Sayers, W.H. Auden, T.S. Eliot, and Roger Lancelyn Green, sometimes cited as Inklings, were friends of some of the Inklings but never members of the group.

David Lindsay and T.H. White, also sometimes cited as Inklings, had no known connection with them.