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Death at the Priory: Love, Sex and Murder in Victorian England

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In 1875, the beautiful widow Florence Ricardo married Charles Bravo and made her home at the estate Priory. His sudden death was eventually ruled a poisoning. Now James Ruddick retells this gripping story of love, greed, brutality, and betrayal among the elite, offering an intimate portrait of Victorian culture and of one woman's struggle to live in this repressive society--and unmasking the true murderer for the first time.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780871138323
Subtitle:
Love, Sex and Murder in Victorian England
Author:
Ruddick, James
Publisher:
Atlantic Monthly Press
Location:
New York
Subject:
Murder
Subject:
Poisoning
Subject:
TRUE CRIME / Murder
Subject:
Murder - General
Edition Number:
1st American ed.
Series Volume:
no. 97-687
Publication Date:
January 2002
Binding:
Hardcover
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
209
Dimensions:
8.43x5.66x.75 in. .86 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , In 1875, the beautiful widow Florence Ricardo married Charles Bravo and made her home at the estate Priory. His sudden death was eventually ruled a poisoning. Now James Ruddick retells this gripping story of love, greed, brutality, and betrayal among the elite, offering an intimate portrait of Victorian culture and of one woman's struggle to live in this repressive society--and unmasking the true murderer for the first time.
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