Dorothy L. Sayers mysteries. Gaudy night
DVD
2002
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The third installment of Dorothy L. Sayers's famous Harriet Vane mysteries, unfolds at the all female Shrewsbury College at Oxford. Upon returning to Oxford for the first time in years for a school reunion, Harriet Vane is asked by her old professors to turn her talents as a detective writer to practical use. Someone is terrorizing the faculty and students of the college by sending vicious anonymous letters, eventually leading to the destruction of collegiate property and the attack of faculty members. Harriet struggles with the realization that the perpetrator may be a professor as well as the realization of her growing feelings for Lord Peter Wimsey.

Item Details
Subjects:
Man-woman relationships -- Drama.
Murder -- Drama.
Private investigators -- England -- Fiction.
Sayers, Dorothy L. (Dorothy Leigh), 1893-1957 -- Film adaptations.
Sayers, Dorothy L. (Dorothy Leigh), 1893-1957 -- Television adaptations.
Vane, Harriet (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.
Wimsey, Peter, Lord (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.
Genre:
Detective and mystery films.
Detective and mystery television programs.
Films for the hearing impaired.
Other Authors:
BBC Video (Firm)
Broadley, Philip.
Hodson, Christopher, 1929-
Petherbridge, Edward, 1936-
Sayers, Dorothy L. (Dorothy Leigh), 1893-1957. Gaudy night.
Walter, Harriet.
Warner Home Video (Firm)
ISBN:
0790768240
Publisher, Date:
[London] : BBC Video ; Burbank, Calif. : Distributed by Warner Home Video, c2002.
Description:
1 videodisc (ca. 150 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Target Audience Note:
CHVR: Not rated.
Other Title:
Gaudy night [DVD]
Notes:
Based on the novel by Dorothy L. Sayers.
Originally produced for television broadcast in 1987.
Edward Petherbridge, Harriet Walter.
DVD ; full screen version.
For private home use only.
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Publisher or Distributor Number:
E1636
Link to PAC
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