W J Burley's picture
Followed by 6 of our members

W J Burley

(William John Burley)
UK flag (1914 - 2002)

W.J. Burley started life as an engineer, and later went to Balliol to read zoology as a mature student. On leaving Oxford he went into teaching and, until his retirement, was senior biology master in a large mixed grammar school in Newquay. He created Inspector Wycliffe in 1966 and the series has recently been televised with Jack Shepherd starring in the title role.

Genres: Mystery