Wycliffe in Paul's Court (Wycliffe Series)

3.51 avg rating
( 90 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780752849324: Wycliffe in Paul's Court (Wycliffe Series)
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

Two violent deaths shatter a small community. And to solve the case, Wycliffe must untangle a complex network of secrecy within the quiet of Paul's Court . . .

Paul's Court is a quiet corner in the heart of the city: an oasis of peace and safety until the night when two of its inhabitants meet violent deaths. Old Willy Goppel, a German who specialised in making period doll's houses, is found hanging from a beam in his home; and fifteen-year-old Yvette Cole, with a wild reputation, is strangled and thrown half-naked over the churchyard hedge.

Chief Superintendent Wycliffe has the aid of a local detective, Kersey, but even in co-operation they find this a difficult case to crack. Was Willy's death really a suicide? Or could it be that the two deaths are unconnected? As the investigation continues, they uncover a complex network of antagonisms in quiet Paul's Court.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

W.J. Burley lived near Newquay in Cornwall, and was a schoolmaster until he retired to concentrate on his writing. His many Wycliffe novels were extremely popular and were adapted for a highly successful TV series starring Jack Shepherd. W.J. Burley died in 2002.

Review:

Another must for collectors―SUNDAY TIMES

You can always count on Wycliffe . . . he inevitably guarantees a good story, convincing characters and appealing landscape―FINANCIAL TIMES

Wycliffe teases out the truth with delicate skill that leaves the reader intrigued and convinced―MAIL ON SUNDAY

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

W.J. Burley
Published by Orion (2002)
ISBN 10: 0752849328 ISBN 13: 9780752849324
New Mass Market Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Irish Booksellers
(Portland, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Orion, 2002. Mass Market Paperback. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # M0752849328

More Information About This Seller | Contact this Seller

Buy New
US$ 20.62
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

W. J. Burley
Published by Orion Publishing (2002)
ISBN 10: 0752849328 ISBN 13: 9780752849324
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Orion Publishing, 2002. Paperback. Condition: New. Seller Inventory # DADAX0752849328

More Information About This Seller | Contact this Seller

Buy New
US$ 25.83
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Burley, W.J.
Published by Orion (2002)
ISBN 10: 0752849328 ISBN 13: 9780752849324
New Mass Market Paperback Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Orion, 2002. Mass Market Paperback. Condition: New. Never used!. Seller Inventory # P110752849328

More Information About This Seller | Contact this Seller

Buy New
US$ 36.48
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 1.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

W. J. Burley
Published by Orion Pub Co (2003)
ISBN 10: 0752849328 ISBN 13: 9780752849324
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Revaluation Books
(Exeter, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Orion Pub Co, 2003. Paperback. Condition: Brand New. 1st thus edition. 192 pages. 6.75x4.25x0.50 inches. In Stock. Seller Inventory # 0752849328

More Information About This Seller | Contact this Seller

Buy New
US$ 33.64
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 8.39
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds