Murder is hardly the best way for Lord Peter and his bride, the famous mystery writer Harriet Vane, to start their honeymoon. It all begins when the former owner of their newly acquired estate is found quite nastily dead in the cellar. And what LordMoreMurder is hardly the best way for Lord Peter and his bride, the famous mystery writer Harriet Vane, to start their honeymoon.
It all begins when the former owner of their newly acquired estate is found quite nastily dead in the cellar. And what Lord Peter had hoped would be a very private and romantic stay in the country soon turns into a most baffling case, what with the mis-spelled notise to the milkman and the intriguing condition of the dead man: there wasnt any blood on his smashed skull and he had six hundred pounds in his wallet.Dorothy L. Sayers was educated at Oxford University, working as a copywriter in an advertising agency after graduating.
In 1923 she put into print a character who was to become one of the most popular fictional heroes of the century Lord Peter Wimsey. Have his Carcase and Gaudy Night are also available as Chivers Audiobooks.Ian Carmichael has appeared in a vast number of TV productions including The Importance of Being Earnest and the outstandingly successful The World of Wooster series for BBC TV.
He has also portrayed Lord Peter Wimsey in several series for television and has appeared in The Royal and Strathblair. Theatre credits include School for Scandal and The Circle, while film appearances include Lucky Jim and The Lady Vanishes.1/6 The Mysteries of Married LifeHoneymooners Lord Peter Wimsey and his wifes marital bliss is soon disturbed.2/6 Credit Where Credit Is DueWith Noakes dead, the superintendent has his suspicions - but Wimsey is not so sure.3/6 A Policemans LotWith more questioning over Noakess murder, theres a revelation from Wimseys cleaner.4/6 Not Why, But HowLord Peter Wimsey and his bride try to recreate the circumstances of Noakess murder.5/6 Crossed in LoveAs the murder victims debts start mounting up, Wimsey becomes suspicious of his niece.6/6 A Chain of CircumstanceWith no clear murder suspect, the removal mens arrival helps Wimsey to spot a vital clue.