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Author Sayers, Dorothy L. (Dorothy Leigh), 1893-1957, author.

Title The five red herrings / Dorothy L. Sayers.

Publication Info. New York, NY : Harper, 2014.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Casa Verdugo Library Fiction    M SAYERS,DOR    Available
 GDL Central Library Fiction    M SAYERS,DOR    Available
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Edition First Bourbon Street books edition.
Description viii, 352 pages : map ; 21 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series A Lord Peter Wimsey mystery
Sayers, Dorothy L. (Dorothy Leigh), 1893-1957. Lord Peter Wimsey mystery.
Note "Previously published as Suspicious characters."
Reprint with new afterword. Originally published in 1939 by Victor Gollancz Ltd.
Summary When Sandy Campbell's body is found at the foot of a cliff near the small town of Kirkcudbright, the local constabularies are convinced that the argumentative painter is a victim of a tragic accident. But when Lord Peter Wimsey turns up, the hunt begins for an ingenious killer. Faced with six men, all of whom have a motive for murder, the aristocratic amateur sleuth must deduce which are the five red herrings and which has blood on his hands.
Subject Wimsey, Peter, Lord (Fictitious character), 1890- -- Fiction.
Private investigators -- England -- Fiction.
Murder -- Investigation -- Fiction.
Artists -- Scotland -- Fiction.
Kirkcudbright (Scotland) -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Detective and mystery fiction.
Added Author Curran, John, 1954- writer of added commentary.
Added Title Suspicious characters
5 red herrings
ISBN 9780062341648 (paperback)
0062341642 (paperback)

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