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Product NameAvengers '68 Set 2
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Long DescriptionDevotees of Diana Rigg's Mrs. Emma Peel will be especially thrilled by this three-volume collection of seven black-and-white episodes that closed out the fourth season of The Avengers in high and often provocative style. One Avengers Web site ranks ''A Touch of Brimstone'' among the 10 best episodes of the Mrs. Peel era; ''What the Butler Saw'' and ''Honey for the Prince'' rank among the top 20. To these add ''The House That Jack Built.'' This mind-bending tour de force finds Mrs. Peel at the mercy of a vengeful techno-obsessed mastermind who has rigged a mansion to drive her insane. Also included in this collection are ''The Danger Makers,'' in which umbrella-toting gentleman spy John Steed (Patrick Macnee) and Mrs. Peel uncover a secret society of thrill-crazed soldiers; ''A Sense of History,'' about a deadly clique of university students; and ''How to Succeed... At Murder,'' in which secretarial assassins take their orders from, yes, a puppet. The mysteries are intriguing, the villains suitably mad, and the banter between Steed and Mrs. Peel charged with erotic possibilities. With the ravishing, knee-weakening sight of Emma decked out as Robin Hood in ''A Sense of History,'' as a harem girl in ''Honey for the Prince,'' and--be still my beating heart--as the Queen of Sin in ''A Touch of Brimstone,'' this Avengers collection boasts very potent Emma ''a-Peel.'' Each volume is also available for purchase separately. --Donald Liebenson
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