Dover and the claret tappers

a novel
  • 203 Pages
  • 4.12 MB
  • 1258 Downloads
  • English
by
Weidenfeld and Nicolson , London
Fiction in Eng
Statementby Joyce Porter.
The Physical Object
Pagination203p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17393845M
ISBN 10029777154X
OCLC/WorldCa16374690

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Dover and the Claret Tappers is a surprising departure for the series featuring Scotland Yard's least competent detective, and the first to depart is none other than Dover himself. When the doubtful detective suddenly vanishes from Scotland Yard, along comes an ultimatum from a gang of kidnappers, the Claret : Joyce Porter (28 March – 9 December ) was an English crime fiction author.

She was born in Marple, Macclesfield she attended the High School for Girls, then King's College London. served in the Women's Royal Air Force from to An intensive course in Russian qualified her for intelligence work for the WRAF. She left the service determined to pursue a full-time.

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Dover and the Claret Tappers A Detective Chief Inspector Wilfred Dover Novel (Book): Porter, Joyce: One of the century's great innovators in British crime fiction offers more humor with a twist of bitter lemon (Library Journal) in a tale in which Scotland Yard Detective Dover is a victim of kidnappers, who demand not only a stout ransom, but the release of two prisoners--a multiple bigamist.

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Synopsis Dover and the Claret Tappers is a surprising departure for the series featuring Scotland Yard’s least competent detective, and the first to depart is none other than Dover himself. When the doubtful detective suddenly vanishes from Scotland Yard, along comes an ultimatum from a gang of kidnappers, the Claret Tappers.

Wilfred Dover, a fat lout of a Chief Inspector in England: Dover One (Inspector Dover #1), Dover Two, Dover Three: A Mystery (Inspector Dover #3), Dover Author: Joyce Porter. Dover and the Claret Tappers: a Detective Chief Inspector Wilfred Dover novel Item Preview Internet Archive Language English Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files.

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Foul Play Press has been reissuing Joyce Porter’s mysteries about England’s most stupid, lazy and unmannered copper, Inspector Wilfred Dover. Chief inspector Wilfred Dover (Dover and the Claret Tappers) of Scotland Yard continues to wreak havoc in this hilarious mystery. The immolated body of a middle-aged man discovered in a Muncaster ga.

Dover and the Claret Tappers is a surprising departure for the series featuring Scotland Yard's least competent detective, and the first to depart is none other than Dover himself.

When the doubtful detective suddenly vanishes from Scotland Yard, along comes an ultimatum from a. Chief inspector Wilfred Dover (Dover and the Claret Tappers) of Scotland Yard continues to wreak havoc in this hilarious mystery.

The immolated body of a middle-aged man discovered in a Muncaster garbage dump propels the inspector and his whipping boy, detective sergeant MacGregor, on a lurching : Dover and the Claret Tappers (a Chief Inspector Dover Mystery) by Porter, Joyce.W.

Norton & Company. ISBN See Item Details Half Price: $ The Inspector Dover book series by Joyce Porter includes books Dover One, Dover Two, Dover Three, and several more. See the complete Inspector Dover series book list in order, box sets or omnibus editions, and companion titles.

Dover and the Claret Tappers: A Detective Chief Inspector Wilfred Dover Novel (A Chief Inspector Dover Mystery. Dover and the Claret Tappers is a surprising departure for the series featuring Scotland Yard’s least competent detective, and the first to depart is none other than Dover himself.

When the doubtful detective suddenly vanishes from Scotland Yard, along comes an ultimatum from a gang of kidnappers, the Claret Tappers. Title: Dover and the Claret Tappers: A Detective Chief Inspector Wilfred Dover Novel Author(s): Joyce Porter ISBN: / (USA edition). Dover One by Joyce Porter First Edition Jonathan Cape No inscriptions, no browning.

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By using LibraryThing you acknowledge that. Not nearly as funny or inventive as Dover and the Claret Tappers, but an appropriately testy memorial to ``the most unwanted man'' at Scotland Yard. Read full book review > MYSTERY THRILLER. Dover and the Claret Tappers by Joyce Porter: Dover and the Unkindest Cut of All by Joyce Porter: Dover Beats the Band by Joyce Porter: Dover Goes to Pott by Joyce Porter: Dover One by Joyce Porter: Chief Inspector: Dover Strikes Again by Joyce Porter: Dover Three by Joyce Porter: Dover Two by Joyce Porter: Dover: The Collected Short Stories by.

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$ Add.Pirates & Buccaneers Coloring Book (Dover History Coloring Book) $ Free shipping. Joyce PORTER / Dover and The Claret Tappers First Edition $ + $ Shipping. Picture Information. Opens image gallery. Image not available. Mouse over to Zoom- Seller Rating: % positive.Readers who find Dover's unmodulated incompetence a trifle monotonous at novel length (Dover Beats the Band,etc.) may well find him easier to take in shorter doses, and at least one of the stories, ``Dover Pulls a Rabbit,'' is a minor classic.

The perfect antidote, now as then, to Lord Peter Wimsey and his omnicompetent ilk.