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The Late Scholar - Jill Paton Walsh
The Late Scholar
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Format: paperback
ISBN: 9781444760873 (1444760874)
Publisher: Hodder Paperbacks
Edition language: English
Series: Lord Peter Wimsey and Harriet Vane (#4)
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SusannaG - Confessions of a Crazy Cat Lady
SusannaG - Confessions of a Crazy Cat Lady rated it
3.0 The Late Scholar, by Jill Paton Walsh
This is the fourth (I think) book in Walsh's continuation of Dorothy L. Sayers' Lord Peter Wimsey series. It's the 1950s (I think 1953), and Peter and Harriet (as well as Bunter) are back at Oxford University, at St. Severin's College, where a dispute over whether to sell a valuable medieval manu...
Reflections rated it
4.5 More Wimsey!
Jill Paton Walsh may not be Dorothy L. Sayers, but this is still a witty, entertaining story and it’s wonderful to have more Lord Peter Wimsey and Harriet. This story takes place later than Sayer’s books, after the WWII, but fortunately Bunter is still around serving as Lord Peter’s devoted valet. ...
Sister Mary Murderous
Sister Mary Murderous rated it
4.5 The most assured of Jill Paton Walsh's Wimsey/Vane continuation series
First off, I should say that Dorothy L. Sayers is my all-time favorite mystery writer and her Gaudy Night, set at Oxford University, is the one mystery that I re-read regularly. Despite those things, I don't object to the idea of someone else coming along and continuing the story of Lord Peter Wimse...
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