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A new lease of death.

Author: Ruth Rendell
Publisher: Oxford : ISIS, 1998.
Series: Inspector Wexford mystery.
Edition/Format:   Large print book : Fiction : English : Large print edView all editions and formats
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Chief Inspector Wexford had every reason to remember the Painter case. It might have seemed ordinary to some, but to Wexford it had been remarkable - it was the first murder he'd ever handled on his own. It certainly had been remarkable to Painter, because it hanged him. There had been no real mystery. Painter had done it all right, there had never been any real doubt in anyone's mind. Until now. Fifteen years  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Large type books
Mystery fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ruth Rendell
ISBN: 075315871X 9780753158715 0753159627 9780753159620
OCLC Number: 60219659
Notes: Originally published: London: Panther, 1969.
Description: 272 pages (large print)
Series Title: Inspector Wexford mystery.

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Chief Inspector Wexford had every reason to remember the Painter case. It might have seemed ordinary to some, but to Wexford it had been remarkable - it was the first murder he'd ever handled on his own. It certainly had been remarkable to Painter, because it hanged him. There had been no real mystery. Painter had done it all right, there had never been any real doubt in anyone's mind. Until now. Fifteen years later, there is someone who wants it retraced and re-examined, someone who wants history changed, the universe disturbed - and Wexford proved wrong....

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