skip to content

Dexter, Colin

Overview
Works: 857 works in 2,543 publications in 13 languages and 41,985 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Drama  Detective and mystery television programs  Television adaptations  Television series  Film adaptations  Television crime shows  Detective and mystery films  Made-for-TV movies 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Author of introduction, Other
Classifications: PR6054.E96, 823.914
Publication Timeline
Key
Publications about Colin Dexter
Publications by Colin Dexter
Most widely held works by Colin Dexter
The way through the woods by Colin Dexter( Book )
66 editions published between 1992 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 2,595 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
The remorseful day by Colin Dexter( Book )
55 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,569 libraries worldwide
The murder of Yvonne Harrison had left Thames Valley CID baffled. A year after the dreadful crime they are still no nearer to making an arrest. But one man has yet to tackle the case - and it is just the sort of puzzle at which Chief Inspector Morse excels. So why is he adamant that he will not lead the re-investigation?
Death is now my neighbor : an Inspector Morse novel by Colin Dexter( Book )
63 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,498 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 daughters of Cain by Colin Dexter( Book )
55 editions published between 1994 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 2,333 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
The wench is dead by Colin Dexter( Book )
63 editions published between 1989 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 1,812 libraries worldwide
Inspector Morse investigates a murder that occured in the 19th century
The riddle of the third mile by Colin Dexter( Book )
48 editions published between 1983 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,450 libraries worldwide
Inspector Morse investigates the mysterious disappearance of the Dr. Browne-Smith
The secret of annexe 3 by Colin Dexter( Book )
33 editions published between 1986 and 2016 in English and Polish and held by 1,406 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 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,389 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 )
89 editions published between 1977 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,350 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
The jewel that was ours by Colin Dexter( Book )
15 editions published between 1991 and 2016 in English and Italian and held by 1,232 libraries worldwide
For Oxford, the arrival of 27 American tourists is nothing out of the ordinary, until one of their number is found dead. Only Chief Inspector Morse appears not to overlook the simultaneous theft of a jewel-encrusted antique from the victim's handbag. Then, 2 days later, a naked and battered corpse is dragged from the River Cherwell. A coincidence?
The silent world of Nicholas Quinn by Colin Dexter( Book )
68 editions published between 1977 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,218 libraries worldwide
Inspector Morse investigates a murder involved with selling examinations to Oxford students
Last seen wearing by Colin Dexter( Book )
48 editions published between 1976 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,162 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
Last bus to Woodstock by Colin Dexter( Book )
53 editions published between 1975 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,149 libraries worldwide
A young secretary is murdered and Morse investigates
Inspector Lewis ( visu )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 601 libraries worldwide
With his young partner DS Hathaway, they continue solving cases in the seemingly perfect academic haven of Oxford
Endeavour ( visu )
4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 582 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
The daughters of Cain : the new inspector morse novel by Colin Dexter( Sound Recording )
25 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 469 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
Inspector Morse, the infernal serpent collection set ( visu )
15 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in English and held by 462 libraries worldwide
Inspector Morse and his partner solve mysteries and bring murderers to justice
Inspector Lewis ( visu )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 420 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. Lewis barely makes it out of the airport before falling into his first murder investigation. But even if he solves the case, will his new boss still move him from the front lines to a training assignment? Next, Lewis and Hathaway return to the streets of Cambridge and the halls of Oxford University with three more mysteries to unravel. In Whom the gods would destroy, Detectives Lewis and Hathaway are thrown into a delicate murder case that implicates one of Oxford University's most prominent figures when an old classmate of his is found dead. In Old school ties, Lewis comes face to face with his past when the murder of bright young Jo Gilchrist pulls Lewis and Hathaway into a case driven by celebrity, scheming, and dangerous sexual politics. In Expiation, when a North Oxford housewife is found hanged, it appears to be an open and shut case of suicide. But the lack of a suicide note and the victim's seemingly perfect life leads Lewis to suspect foul play
Happy families ( visu )
8 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and held by 326 libraries worldwide
Sir John Balcombe, head of one of the country's largest companies, is found brutally murdered at his home. The Balcombe family shows no sign of grief and the murder is attracting considerable public attention. Morse dislikes the press attention but his mind is brought swiftly back to Balcombe House when a second murder occurs
Morse's greatest mystery : and other stories by Colin Dexter( Sound Recording )
29 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in English and held by 319 libraries worldwide
A collection short stories featuring Inspector Morse and his faithful friend Lewis solving mysteries in Oxford
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Alternative Names
Colin Dexter britisk skribent
Colin Dexter Brits schrijver
Colin Dexter brittisk författare
Colin Dexter écrivain britannique
Colin Dexter englischer Krimi-Schriftsteller
Colin Dexter scrittore britannico
Deksters, Kolins 1930-
Dexter, Colin 1930-
Dexter, N. C.
Dexter, N. C. 1930-
Dexter, N. C. (Norman Colin)
Dexter, Norman C. 1930-
Dexter , Norman Colin
Dexter, Norman Colin 1930-
Декстер К.
Декстер, Колин
Колин Декстър
덱스터, 콜린
コリン・デクスター
デクスター, コリン
Languages
English (716)
Spanish (19)
Italian (17)
Japanese (15)
Slovenian (14)
Polish (9)
Chinese (8)
French (4)
Czech (4)
Korean (3)
Greek, Modern [1453- ] (1)
Hebrew (1)
Finnish (1)
Covers
Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.