Harriet Vane is awaiting a second trial for the murder of Philip Boyes, the man she once loved. Despite Harriet's admission that she had bought arsenic, later shown to be the cause of Philip's death, the first jury could not agree on her guilt. Lord Peter Wimsey has fallen in love with the prisoner and sets out to prove her innocence. New evidence is hard to come by and Wimsey, working against the clock, must use all his skill and cunning if he is to save Harriet from the noose...
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Ian Carmichael is a veteran British actor. His lengthy career includes several portrayals of Lord Peter Wimsey for BBC Television, as well as appearances in other TV series, stage productions, and feature films.From the Back Cover:
Mystery novelist Harriet Vane knew all about poisons, and when her fiancé died in the manner prescribed in one of her books, a jury of her peers had a hangman's noose in mind. But Lord Peter Wimsey was determined to find her innocent--as determined as he was to make her his wife.
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Book Description Penguin Audiobooks, 2002. Book Condition: Good. Abridged edition. Ships from the UK. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP85896275