The elegant, intelligent amateur sleuth Lord Peter Wimsey is one of detective literature s most popular creations. Ian Carmichael is the personification of Dorothy L. Sayers charming investigator in this BBC Radio 4 full-cast dramatization.
When mystery writer Harriet Vane is accused of the murder of her lover, the evidence seems quite damning. But Lord Peter Wimsey is not convinced. And when, five hours later, no verdict has been returned, it seems that the jury may not be convinced either. But if Harriet didn t murder Philip Boyes, who did?"
About the Author
Dorothy L. Sayers was born in Oxford in 1893, and was both a classical scholar and a graduate in modern languages. As well as her popular Lord Peter Wimsey series, she wrote several religious plays, but considered her translations of Dante's "Divina Commedia" to be her best work.