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Jewel That Was Ours

Colin Dexter

Jewel That Was Ours

by Colin Dexter

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Published by Random House Value Publishing .
Written in English

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    SeriesInspector Morse (9)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7679364M
    ISBN 10051715871X
    ISBN 109780517158715

    THE JEWEL THAT WAS OURS (Inspector Morse #9) , by Colin Dexter is yet another in an all too small collection of superlative mysteries. Set in Oxford, England, this outing has a bus full of American tourists, a death, the theft of a priceless artifact, and no possibility of a rational solution/5(23). Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Inspector Morse Mystery: The Jewel That Was Ours No. 9 by Colin Dexter (, Hardcover, Large Type) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products!

      The Jewel That Was Ours is the ninth novel in Colin Dexter's Oxford-set detective series. He looked overweight around the midriff, though nowhere else, and she wondered whether perhaps he drank too much. He looked weary, as if he had been up most of the night conducting his investigations/5(K).   The Jewel That Was Ours (Inspector Morse #9) Paperback – May 23 by Colin Dexter (Author) out of 5 stars ratings. Book 9 of 13 in the Inspector Morse Mysteries Series. See all 33 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Amazon Price /5().

    Read "Jewel That Was Ours" by Colin Dexter available from Rakuten Kobo. "Superbly clue-laden A complex and satisfying puzzle." THE BOSTON SUNDAY /5. The Jewel That Was Ours COLIN DEXTER BWhile Reading A Before Reading 1 Chief Inspector Morse is a famous fictional detective. He works in Oxford, a famous city in England. What do you know about Morse and about the city of Oxford? Write five facts about the man and the city. If you.


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The Jewel That Was Ours is an enjoyable Colin Dexter murder mystery featuring Inspector Morse. Much of the plot takes place at the Randolph Hotel; an actual five-star hotel located in Oxford, England, and in its Chapters Bar, which has recently been /5.

“The Jewel That Was Ours” is an enjoyable Colin Dexter murder mystery featuring Inspector Morse. Much of the plot takes place at the Randolph Hotel; an actual five-star hotel located in Oxford, England, and in its Chapters Bar, which has recently been renamed the Morse Bar in honor of this book Cited by: 1.

“The Jewel That Was Ours” is an enjoyable Colin Dexter murder mystery featuring Inspector Morse. Much of the plot takes place at the Randolph Hotel; an actual five-star hotel located in Oxford, England, and in its Chapters Bar, which has recently been renamed the Morse Bar in honor of this book /5().

In THE JEWEL THAT WAS OURS, Dexter has created a tough case to crack for Morse and his ever-vigilant assistant Sergeant Lewis. Lewis is a family man who is very methodical in his approach to. Shop our wide selection of fresh, local organic meat & produce, popular wines & gluten-free foods.

Save even more with Just4U rewards and coupons. Buy a cheap copy of The Jewel That Was Ours book by Colin Dexter. Superbly clue-laden A complex and satisfying BOSTON SUNDAY GLOBEThe case seems so simple, Inspector Morse deemed it beneath his notice.

A wealthy, Free shipping over $Cited by: 1. The Jewel That was ours another excellent book by Colin Dexter. I read all of Dexters bookmakers except The remorseful day. The last in the series of Detective E Morse. I think You can relate to the humanness of Morse.

I can He’s older as I am loves puzzles& Ale as I do. He is a lonely man & hides it by his operas& crossword puzzles.4/5(44). The Jewel That Was Ours: Inspector Morse Series, Book 9. Random House Publishing Group. Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide) Dexter, Colin.

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About Jewel That Was Ours "Superbly clue-laden A complex and satisfying puzzle." THE BOSTON SUNDAY GLOBE The case seems so simple, Inspector Morse deemed it beneath his notice. A wealthy, elderly American tourist has a heart attack in her room at Oxford’s luxurious Randolph Hotel.

For Dexter, a decidedly conventional outing, this one involving an American tour group and their Oxford guides and Inspector Morse's investigation into who among them pilfered the Wolvercote Jewel, a Saxon buckle that Mrs. Laura Stratton was planning on presenting to the Ashmolean Museum.

Laura dies in her hotel tub; the philandering tour-lecturer, Dr. Thomas Kemp, is found murdered; and Morse. The Jewel That Was Ours. In less startling ways, too, the story has been slyly revamped to offer more old-fashioned pleasure to connoisseurs of the traditional English : Josh Rubins.

The Jewel That Was Ours (by Colin Dexter) I often look forward to reading any works of Colin Dexter, especially those featuring Inspector Morse. His detection skills combined with his alcoholic indulgence and inspired ideas never fail to entertain. An American group visiting Oxford had encountered a tragic event in their midst.

Jewel holds back little, and much of her story is told with great candor. Her mother left her father and three young children when Jewel was 8, and her father, she tells us, was physically : Nancy Lord.

Get this from a library. The jewel that was ours. [Anne Collins; Colin Dexter] -- When an American tourist is found dead of a heart attack in the posh Randolph Hotel and an irreplaceable piece of ancient jewelry is missing, Inspector Morse begins an investigation.

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FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Due to COVID, orders may be delayed/5(7). The Jewel That Was Ours audiobook, by Colin Dexter An Inspector Morse Mystery The case seems so simple that Inspector Morse deems it beneath his notice.

A wealthy, elderly American tourist has a heart attack in her room at Oxford’s luxurious Randolph Hotel. Missing from the scene is the lady’s handbag, which contained the Wolvercote /5.

THE JEWEL THAT WAS OURS Colin Dexter graduated from Cambridge in He spent his years wholly in education until his retirement infirst teaching Greek and Latin, then moving to Oxford in to work for the University Examination Board, where he fought in vain against the coursework philosophy of the GCSE.4/5(32).

The Jewel That Was Ours is the ninth novel in Colin Dexter's Oxford-set detective series. He looked overweight around the midriff, though nowhere else, and she wondered whether perhaps he drank too much.

He looked weary, as if he had been up most of the night conducting his investigations/5. Jewel Kilcher's musical odyssey starts in Homer, Alaska, where she began performing with her parents at six.

The phenomenally successful singer, songwriter and poet (bornin Payson, Utah) attended Interlochen Arts Academy on a vocal scholarship, and moved to San Diego at   Check out this great listen on For Oxford, the arrival of 27 American tourists is nothing out of the ordinary until one of their number is found dead in Room at the Randolph Hotel.

It looks like a sudden and tragic accident. Only Chief Inspector Morse appears not to overlook the Brand: Pan Macmillan Publishers Ltd.As Morse begins his recovery he comes across an account of the investigation and the trial that followed Joanna Franks' death and becomes convinced that the two men hanged for her murder were innocent The Wench is Dead is followed by the ninth Inspector Morse book, The Jewel That Was Ours.