The Jewel That Was Ours
Cover of the first edition
|Series||Inspector Morse series, #9|
|11 July 1991|
|Media type||Print (Hardcover)|
|Preceded by||The Wench is Dead|
|Followed by||The Way Through the Woods|
An American tourist is found dead in her room at the Randolph Hotel, and her prized and very expensive piece of antique jewellery (The Wolvercote Tongue) has been stolen. Two days later a battered and naked corpse is dragged from the River Cherwell. Morse is sure there is a connection and uncovers a complex plot of revenge.
- 1991, London: Macmillan ISBN 0-333-43139-1, Pub date 11 July 1991, Hardback
- 1992, New York: Crown Publishers ISBN 0-517-58847-1, Pub date 24 March 1992, Hardback
- Bishop, David, The Complete Inspector Morse: From the Original Novels to the TV Series London: Reynolds & Hearn (2006) ISBN 1-905287-13-5
- Bird, Christopher, The World of Inspector Morse: A Complete A-Z Reference for the Morse Enthusiast Foreword by Colin Dexter, London: Boxtree (1998) ISBN 0-7522-2117-5
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