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The Attenbury emeralds / Jill Paton Walsh.

By: Paton Walsh, Jill, 1937-.
Contributor(s): Sayers, Dorothy L. (Dorothy Leigh), 1893-1957.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Charnwood series; Lord Peter Wimsey and Harriet Vane ; bk.3.Publisher: Leicester : Thorpe, 2011Edition: Large print edition.Description: 368 pages (large print) ; 24 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781444807592; 1444807595.Subject(s): Wimsey, Peter, Lord (Fictitious character) -- Fiction | Vane, Harriet (Fictitious character) -- FictionGenre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction. | Large type books.Summary: It was 1921 when Lord Peter Wimsey first encountered the Attenbury emeralds. The recovery of the magnificent gem in Lord Attenbury's most dazzling heirloom made headlines - and launched a shell-shocked young aristocrat on his career as a detective. Now it is 1951: a happily married Lord Peter has just shared the secrets of that mystery with his wife, the detective novelist Harriet Vane. Then the new young Lord Attenbury - grandson of Lord Peter's first client - seeks his help again, this time to prove who owns the gigantic emerald that Wimsey last saw in 1921. It will be the most intricate and challenging mystery he has ever faced...
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It was 1921 when Lord Peter Wimsey encountered the Attenbury emeralds. Now it is 1951: a married Lord Peter has just shared the secrets of that mystery with his wife, the detective novelist Harriet Vane. Then the new young Lord Attenbury seeks his help again, this time to prove who owns the emerald that Wimsey last saw in 1921.

It was 1921 when Lord Peter Wimsey first encountered the Attenbury emeralds. The recovery of the magnificent gem in Lord Attenbury's most dazzling heirloom made headlines - and launched a shell-shocked young aristocrat on his career as a detective. Now it is 1951: a happily married Lord Peter has just shared the secrets of that mystery with his wife, the detective novelist Harriet Vane. Then the new young Lord Attenbury - grandson of Lord Peter's first client - seeks his help again, this time to prove who owns the gigantic emerald that Wimsey last saw in 1921. It will be the most intricate and challenging mystery he has ever faced...

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