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Dexter, Colin

Overview
Works: 765 works in 2,444 publications in 4 languages and 46,931 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Detective and mystery stories  Film adaptations  History  Juvenile works  Suspense fiction  Detective and mystery stories, English  Television adaptations  Short stories, English 
Roles: Bibliographic antecedent, Author of introduction
Classifications: PR6054.E96, 823.914
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Colin Dexter
The remorseful day by Colin Dexter ( Book )
62 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,996 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The murder of Yvonne Harrison at her home in the Cotswold village of Lower Swinstead had left Thames Valley CID baffled. So why is Chief Inspector Morse adamant that he will not lead the re-investigation and why is he making private enquiries?
The way through the woods by Colin Dexter ( Book )
59 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A cranky Inspector Morse is called back early from a forced vacation in Lyme Regis to take over the recently reopened case of a missing Swedish girl
Death is now my neighbor : an Inspector Morse novel by Colin Dexter ( Book )
56 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,651 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two Oxford dons vie to succeed the master of Lonsdale College and the result is murder. In the course of his investigation, Inspector Morse learns there are two people to whom the appointment means even more than it does to the dons--their wives. By the author of The Daughters of Cain
The jewel that was ours by Colin Dexter ( Book )
60 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Inspector Morse spends much of his investigation drinking at the Randolph Hotel's bar, believing the solution to the case of a wealthy, American tourist's death is close at hand, but conflicting stories, a murder, and other suspicious doings confound the case
The daughters of Cain by Colin Dexter ( Book )
51 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and Japanese and held by 2,479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Dr. Felix McClure of Wolsey College, Oxford, is found dead the clues lead to a college servant, Edward Brooks. When Brooks is killed, Inspector Morse finds himself romantically involved with one of the suspects
Morse's greatest mystery : and other stories by Colin Dexter ( Book )
50 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,942 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eleven stories on crime, half with InspectorMorse as the hero. They range from Evans Tries anO-Level, which is on a prison break, to At the Lulu BarMotel, which is on a gang of con artists. By the author ofDaughters of Cain
The wench is dead by Colin Dexter ( Book )
45 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,881 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Inspector Morse investigates a murder that occured in the 19th century
The riddle of the third mile by Colin Dexter ( Book )
33 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Inspector Morse investigates the mysterious disappearance of the Dr. Browne-Smith
The secret of annexe 3 by Colin Dexter ( Book )
32 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chief Inspector Morse of the Thames Valley Police investigates a murder at the Haworth Hotel in Oxford
Service of all the dead by Colin Dexter ( Book )
52 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chief Inspector Morse was alone among the congregation in suspecting continued unrest in the quiet parish of St. Frideswide's. Most people could still remember the churchwarden's murder. A few could still recall the murderer's suicide. Now even the police had closed the case
The dead of Jericho by Colin Dexter ( Book )
71 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Detective Chief Inspector Morse of the Thames Valley Police investigates the discovery of two bodies in the same grim street of Jericho, an area in Oxford, England
Inspector Morse, the dead of Jericho collection set ( Visual )
88 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Inspector Morse and his partner solve mysteries and bring murderers to justice
The silent world of Nicholas Quinn by Colin Dexter ( Book )
60 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Inspector Morse investigates a murder involved with selling examinations to Oxford students
Last bus to Woodstock by Colin Dexter ( Book )
41 editions published between 1975 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young secretary is murdered and Morse investigates
Last seen wearing by Colin Dexter ( Book )
32 editions published between 1976 and 2008 in English and held by 1,156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Inspector Morse returns when a schoolgirl from a wealthy family is missing. Morse is convinced she has been murdered and his investigations reveal that there is more going on at her exclusive school than meets the eye. But before he has unravelled the mystery, he finds another murder on his hands
Inspector Lewis ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 671 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Home from a two-year assignment in the British Virgin Islands, Inspector Robert Lewis, protégé of the legendary Inspector Morse, returns to Oxford, England in the series pilot, where he is teamed with a brilliant new partner, Detective Sergeant James Hathaway and is trying to prove himself to his dubious new boss while rebuilding his life after the hit-and-run death of his wife
The daughters of Cain by Colin Dexter ( Recording )
25 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Oxford, a historian is murdered and all fingers point at a former employee of the university who sold drugs to students. But the next day he too is dead, killed with the same knife that was used on the historian. Chief inspector Morse investigates
Endeavour ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1965, the young Detective Constable Endeavour Morse is recruited into the hunt for a missing schoolgirl and finds himself in the midst of a murder investigation
Inspector Lewis ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
With his young partner DS Hathaway, they continue solving cases in the seemingly perfect academic haven of Oxford
Morse's greatest mystery and other stories by Colin Dexter ( Recording )
29 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in English and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection short stories featuring Inspector Morse and his faithful friend Lewis solving mysteries in Oxford
 
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Alternative Names
Deksters, Kolins 1930-
Dexter, Colin 1930-
Dexter, N. C.
Dexter, N. C. (Norman Colin)
Dexter , Norman Colin
コリン・デクスター
デクスター, コリン
Languages
English (861)
French (1)
Japanese (1)
Finnish (1)
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