The way through the woods by Colin Dexter

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Published by Thorndike Press in Thorndike, Me .

Written in English

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Places:

  • Oxford (England),
  • England,
  • Oxford

Subjects:

  • Morse, Inspector (Fictitious character) -- Fiction,
  • Police -- England -- Oxford -- Fiction,
  • Large type books,
  • Oxford (England) -- Fiction

Edition Notes

Book details

StatementColin Dexter.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR6054.E96 W3 1993b
The Physical Object
Pagination502 p. (large print) :
Number of Pages502
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1405243M
ISBN 101560547642, 1560547650
LC Control Number93013448

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‘The Way Through the Woods will make a lovely gift for the curious bushwalker, recently bereaved person, or even the niche hobbyist in your life.’ Georgia Delaney, Readings ‘Anyone with an interest in the natural world will delight in Long's sharp-eyed descriptions (and line drawings) of fungi and her therapeutic rambles through Norwegian.

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Not one to be left behind, Morse writes a letter of his own--and follows a twisting path through the Wytham Woods that leads to a most shocking murder. PUBLISHERS WEEKLY MAR 1, One of Britain's most inventive and honored crime writers, Dexter (The Jewel That Was Ours) offers another tale in a justly acclaimed series/5(49).

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Read Full Review >>3/4(7). Directed by John Madden. With John Thaw, Kevin Whately, Gary Powell, Vivienne Ritchie. When a serial killer is murdered in prison, his deathbed confession disavows one of the murders he had previously confessed to. Morse wants to reopen the case.8/10().

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The Way Through the Woods. Inspector Morse Mysteries, Book By: I returned this book as the lengthy quotes at the beginning of each chapter were very annoying.

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They shut the road through the woods Seventy years ago. Weather and rain have undone it again, And now you would never know There was once a road through the woods Before they planted the trees. It is underneath the coppice and heath, And the thin anemones.

Only the keeper sees That, where the ring-dove broods, And the badgers roll at ease, There was once a road through the woods. 'The Way Through the Woods': Mourning Author Finds Comfort In Mushrooms Litt Woon Long and her husband had a running joke about taking a .Get this from a library!

The way through the woods. [Colin Dexter] -- On holiday in Lyme Regis, Chief Inspector Morse has decided to go without newspapers.

But in the hotel he finds himself seated opposite a woman who is anxious to conceal her charms. She is intent.

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