Definition of Dorothy L. Sayers

1. Noun. English writer of detective fiction (1893-1957).

Exact synonyms: Dorothy Leigh Sayers, Dorothy Sayers, Sayers
Generic synonyms: Author, Writer



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Literary usage of Dorothy L. Sayers

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of English Usage by Inc. Merriam-Webster (1994)
"... used especially when something criminal is suggested: Was Mary Thoday... really after all concerned in the theft? —Dorothy L. Sayers, The Nine Tailors, ..."

2. Michelangelo's Medici Chapel: A New Interpretation by Edith Balas (1995)
"401 Reitzenstein, Hellenistic Mystery Religions, 275-6. 402 Dante, the Divine Comedy, (Canto XXXIII v. 136-145.) trans. Dorothy L. Sayers (New York: Penguin ..."

3. Michelangelo's Medici Chapel: A New Interpretation by Edith Balas (1995)
"401 Reitzenstein, Hellenistic Mystery Religions, 275-6. 402 Dante, the Divine Comedy, (Canto XXXIII v. 136-145.) trans. Dorothy L. Sayers (New York: Penguin ..."

4. The Physiologia of Jean Fernel (1567) by Jean Fernel (2003)
"Canelón too in the "Chanson de Roland" was executed thi (Dorothy L. Sayers, trans. [Harmondsworth: Penguin, 1957], stanza 289), and as late 1757 at Paris, ..."

5. Working with Oneness by Llewellyn Vaughan-Lee (2002)
"Dorothy L. Sayers, Paradiso, Canto XXXIII, 11. 85-87. 2. Quoted by Bhatnagar, Dimensions of Classical Sufi Thought, p. 92. 3. The alchemists understood the ..."

6. Best Loved Hotels 2007: Britain and Irelandby Best Loved Hotels by Best Loved Hotels (2006)
"... legacy is immense: Rupert Brooke, Johri Bunyan, Lewis Carrol, DH Lawrence, AE Housman, Dorothy L Sayers, William Shakespeare and Alfred Lord Tennyson. ..."

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