The Dead Duke His Secret Wife and the Missing Corpse

One of the most notorious and bizarre mysteries of the Edwardian age, for readers who loved The Suspicions of Mr. Whicher.

The Dead Duke  His Secret Wife  and the Missing Corpse

The Dead Duke His Secret Wife and the Missing Corpse

One of the most notorious and bizarre mysteries of the Edwardian age, for readers who loved The Suspicions of Mr. Whicher.

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The Dead Duke, His Secret Wife, and the Missing Corpse
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Piu Marie Eatwell
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-10-05 - Publisher:

One of the most notorious and bizarre mysteries of the Edwardian age, for readers who loved The Suspicions of Mr. Whicher.
The Dead Duke, His Secret Wife, and the Missing Corpse: An Extraordinary Edwardian Case of Deception and Intrigue
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Piu Eatwell
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-10-05 - Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company

“It’s Downton Abbey meets The Addams Family in [this] delightfully offbeat history.”—Library Journal At the close of the Victorian era, as now, privacy was power. The extraordinarily wealthy 5th Duke of Portland had a mania for it, hiding in his carriage and building tunnels between buildings to avoid being seen.
The Dead Duke, His Secret Wife and the Missing Corpse
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Piu Marie Eatwell
Categories: True Crime
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-09-11 - Publisher: Head of Zeus

The extraordinary story of the Druce-Portland affair, one of the most notorious, tangled and bizarre legal cases of the late Victorian and Edwardian eras. In 1897 an elderly widow, Anna Maria Druce, made a strange request of the London Ecclesiastical Court: it was for the exhumation of the grave of
Black Dahlia, Red Rose: The Crime, Corruption, and Cover-Up of America's Greatest Unsolved Murder
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Piu Eatwell
Categories: True Crime
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-10-10 - Publisher: Liveright Publishing

“[A] juicy page turner . . . capturing both the allure and the perils of the dream factory that promised riches and fame.”—New York Times Book Review The gruesome 1947 murder of hopeful starlet Elizabeth Short holds a permanent place in American lore as one of our most inscrutable true-crime
Virgins & vampires. Buch(1997)
Language: en
Pages: 153
Authors: Piu Eatwell
Categories: True Crime
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997 - Publisher:

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