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It took nine tailors

Adolphe Menjou

It took nine tailors

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Published by Whittlesey House in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Adolphe Menjou and M.M. Musselman.
ContributionsMusselman, M. M. 1899-1952, joint author.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPN2287.M58 A3
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 238 p.
Number of Pages238
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6029680M
LC Control Number48005637
OCLC/WorldCa702325


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It Took Nine Tailors: An Autobiography. MENJOU, Adolphe; MUSSELMAN, M. Regular price $ Sale. Quantity. Add to book basket The Hollywood actor recounts life from his birth in Pittsburgh, through days spent working in his father's restaurants, early troubles breaking into the acting world, to detailed stories of breaking into movies.

Foreword to Adolphe Menjou’s autobiography, “It Took Nine Tailors” by Clark Gable Published in In Hollywood nothing less than sensational or colossal is considered worthy of recording and legendary characters are as numerous as a press agent’s adjectives.

His book, It Took Nine Tailors () has some great stories and insights about tailoring. One surprise is how many fittings it took to perfect the flawless suits we associate with photos from the 30s: Quote: He lived something of a fantasy life in. The Nine Tailors is the 11th book in the Lord Peter Wimsey Mysteries, but you may enjoy the series by reading the books in any order.

This ebook features an illustrated biography of Dorothy L. Sayers including rare images from the Marion E. Wade Center at Wheaton College. The dandies and hobbyists back in the day still used multiple tailors. Adolphe Menjou, for example, even called his book "It Took Nine Tailors." Douglas Fairbanks, Rudolph Valentino, the Duke of Windsor, and Pola Negri also used multiple tailors.

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The Nine Tailors A Lord Peter Wimsey Mystery (Book): Sayers, Dorothy L. Nine strokes from an old country church toll out the death of an unknown man and call Lord Peter Wimsey to one of his most baffling cases. Set in the strange, flat fen-country of East Anglia, this is a classic tale of suspense by a master of mystery.

The Nine Tailors is a mystery novel by the British writer Dorothy L. Sayers, her ninth featuring Lord Peter has been described as her finest literary achievement.

Plot. Stranded after a car accident in the fenland village of Fenchurch St. Paul on New Year's Eve, Lord Peter Wimsey helps ring a nine-hour peal on the church bells overnight after William. The Nine Tailors, by Dorothy Sayers, is a murder mystery, so you might be surprised to find it reviewed I am an irrepressible fan of mysteries, and this one belongs here more than most.

I love just about all of Dorothy Sayers' novels about Lord Peter Wimsey- an English gentleman "between the wars" (that is, the two World Wars) who almost accidentally takes up.

The Nine Tailors Dorothy L. Sayers First published in the UKVictor Gollancz Ltd This edition Hodder and Stoughton ISBN: pages Score 4/5 The Nine Tailors has a striking opening. On a snowy night in the East Anglian fens, Lord Peter Wimsey has driven off the road across one of the sudden right-angled turns that.

Dorothy L. Sayers (–) has been called “one of the greatest mystery story writers of [the twentieth] century” by the Los Angeles Times. A British playwright, scholar, and acclaimed author of mysteries, Sayers is best known for her books starring Lord Peter Wimsey.

Set between the two World Wars, the elegantly constructed detective Author: Emma Pulitzer. The Nine Tailors () Hardcover Paperback Kindle: Gaudy Night () Hardcover Paperback Kindle: Busman's Honeymoon She took the names of most of her characters from the church graveyard next to her home in the village.

From the year onwards, Dorothy was made to attend a boarding school named The Godolphin School in Salisbury, while. Part of it is that refrain from the book: “Nine tailors make a man.” For me, anyway, there’s a kind of magic in that phrase, in the idea of the bell slowly tolling to announce a death.

And there’s also a good deal to love in the care Sayers took in using the bellringing for so much, weaving it into the plot inextricably, and making all. The Nine Tailors is Dorothy L. Sayers's finest mystery, featuring Lord Peter Whimsey, and a classic of the genre.

The nine tellerstrokes from the belfry of an ancient country church toll out the death of an unknown man and call the famous Lord Peter Whimsey to investigate the good and evil that lurks in every : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

Lord Peter Wimsey and his manservant Bunter are halfway across the wild flatlands of East Anglia when they make a wrong turn, straight into a ditch. They scramble over the rough country to the nearest church, where they find hospitality, dinner, and an invitation to go bell-ringing.

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