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Not in the flesh : a Wexford novel

Author: Ruth Rendell
Publisher: New York : Vintage Crime/Black Lizard, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st Vintage Crime/Black Lizard edView all editions and formats
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Searching for truffles in a wood, a man and his dog unearth something less savoury -- a human hand. The body, as Chief Inspector Wexford is informed later, has lain buried for ten years or so, wrapped in a purple cotton sheet. The post mortem cannot reveal the precise cause of death. The only clue is a crack in one of the dead man's ribs.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Mystery fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ruth Rendell
ISBN: 9780307388780 0307388786
OCLC Number: 264043959
Description: 303 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Ruth Rendell.

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Searching for truffles in a wood, a man and his dog unearth something less savoury -- a human hand. The body, as Chief Inspector Wexford is informed later, has lain buried for ten years or so, wrapped in a purple cotton sheet. The post mortem cannot reveal the precise cause of death. The only clue is a crack in one of the dead man's ribs.

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