Dorothy Sayers


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Noun1.Dorothy Sayers - English writer of detective fiction (1893-1957)Dorothy Sayers - English writer of detective fiction (1893-1957)
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The first ten Penguin titles, including The Mysterious Affair at Styles by Agatha Christie, Farewell to Arms by Ernest Hemingway and The Unpleasantness at the Bellona Club by Dorothy Sayers, were wildly successful.
Among the readings are Thomas [sz] Kempis from The Imitation of Christ, Plato from The Republic, Thomas Aquinas from Summa Theologiae, Maria Montessori from The Montessori Method, Dorothy Sayers from The Lost Tools of Learning, and Benedict XVI's Meeting with Catholic Educators.
Forster, Dorothy Sayers, Virginia Woolf, and John Cowper Powys.
Chesterton, Charles Dickens, Dorothy Sayers, Shakespeare, George Orwell, Aldous Huxley in England, Dante Alighieri in Italy, Mark Twain, Stendhal, Flannery O'Conner in America, Leo Tolstoy, Solzhenitsyn, Fyodor Dostoievski in Russia - to name just a few.
It may come as a surprise to readers of this journal that the work of Dorothy Sayers (1893-1957) would have something profoundly meaningful to offer those concerned with "markets and morality" in the twenty-first century.
Perhaps British authors have an insight about sailors, because crime writer Dorothy Sayers once commented, "A sailor's wonderfully handy about the house".
There is also a chapter on five other women authors: Dorothy Sayers, Ngaio Marsh, Sheila Pim, Gladys Mitchell, and Caryl Brahms.
From before the war, Dorothy Sayers is probably the most enduringly famous; she worked for SH Benson, later Ogilvy Benson & Mather.
Recipients included Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Dorothy Sayers, Guy Bolton, Ira Gershwin, George Orwell, Malcolm Muggeridge, and Evelyn Waugh.
Dorothy Sayers, The Other Six Deadly Sins: An Address Given to the Public Morality Council at Caxton Hall, Westminster, on October 23rd, 1941 (London: Methuen, 1943), pp.