Lord Peter Wimsey is struck all of a heap by Harriet Vane, a murder-mystery novelist who's on trial for poisoning her lover with arsenic. And when she's given a temporary reprieve, Lord Peter, together with his manservant Bunter and the incomparable Miss Climpson, must work against the calendar to prove her innocence. Written by
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Being a writer of detective fiction, I have naturally studied your career with interest.
Lord Peter Wimsey
Well, that's good, because then you'll understand that I'm not such an ass as I'm appearing at present.