Abbreviations

Novels:

WHOS Whose Body?
CLOU Clouds of Witness
UNNA Unnatural Death
VIEW Lord Peter Views the Body
UNPL Unpleasantness at the Bellona Club
STRO Strong Poison
FIVE Five Red Herrings
CARC Have His Carcase
HANG Hangman's Holiday
MURD Murder Must Advertise
NINE The Nine Tailors
GAUD Gaudy Night
BUSM Busman's Honeymoon
STRI Striding Folly
EVID In the Teeth of the Evidence
LORD Lord Peter
DOCU The Documents in the Case
WIMS The Wimsey Papers
THRO Thrones, Dominations*
PRES A Presumption of Death*
ATTN The Attenbury Emeralds*

These abbreviations were originally compiled by Kristopher J. Preacher.

Short Stories

Stories are here listed in the order in which they appear in the collected volume LORD PETER

Fing The Abominable History of the Man with Copper Fingers
Ques The Entertaining Episode of the Article in Question
Uncl The Fascinating Problem of Uncle Meleager's Will
Horr The Fantastic Horror of the Cat in the Bag
Joke The Unprincipled Affair of the Practical Joker
Bone The Undignified Melodrama of the Bone of Contention
Foot The Vindictive Story of the Footsteps that Ran
Tast The Bibulous Business of a Matter of Taste
Head The Learned Adventure of the Dragon's Head
Stom The Piscatorial Farce of the Stolen Stomach
Face The Unsolved Puzzle of the Man with no Face
Cave The Adventurous Exploit of the Cave of Ali Baba
Mirr The Image in the Mirror
Elop The Incredible Elopement of Lord Peter Wimsey
Quee The Queen's Square
Neck The Necklace of Pearls
Evid In the Teeth of the Evidence
Else Absolutely Elsewhere
Stri Striding Folly
Haun The Haunted Policeman
Talb Talboys
Gree Greedy Night (by E.C. Benson)

These abbreviations compiled by Katharine Mills.

* Novels completed by Jill Paton Walsh at the behest of the Sayers Estate. THRO is based upon a novel that Sayers started and never intended to finish, and PRES is very loosely based upon WIMS. ATTN has been created out of whole cloth and revisits Peter's first case, which Sayers never wrote up.