By Dorothy L. Sayers
After 3 months in Corsica, Lord Peter Wimsey has began to overlook that the grey, harmful moors of britain ever existed. yet touring via Paris, he gets a surprise that jolts him again to fact. He sees it within the headlines splashed throughout each English paper—his brother Gerald has been arrested for murder.
the difficulty begun on the family members property in Yorkshire, the place Gerald was once looking with the fellow quickly to be his brother-in-law, Captain Denis Cathcart. One evening, Gerald confronts Cathcart with allegations approximately his unsavory prior, prime the captain to name off the marriage. quite a few hours later, Cathcart is lifeless, with Gerald presumed to be the single one that may have fired the deadly shot. The clock is ticking, and basically England’s finest sleuth can resolve this murky mystery.
Clouds of Witness is the second publication within the Lord Peter Wimsey Mysteries, yet you'll benefit from the sequence by means of analyzing the books in any order.
This book gains an illustrated biography of Dorothy L. Sayers together with infrequent photographs from the Marion E. Wade heart at Wheaton College.
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