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The Resource Did she kill him? : a Victorian tale of deception, adultery and arsenic, by Kate Colquhoun

Did she kill him? : a Victorian tale of deception, adultery and arsenic, by Kate Colquhoun

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Did she kill him? : a Victorian tale of deception, adultery and arsenic
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Did she kill him?
Title remainder
a Victorian tale of deception, adultery and arsenic
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by Kate Colquhoun
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Language
eng
Summary
In the summer of 1889, young Southern belle Florence Maybrick stood trial for the alleged arsenic poisoning of her much older husband, Liverpool cotton merchant James Maybrick. 'The Maybrick Mystery' had all the makings of a sensation: a pretty, flirtatious young girl; resentful, gossiping servants; rumours of gambling and debt; and torrid mutual infidelity. The case cracked the varnish of Victorian respectability, shocking and exciting the public in equal measure as they clambered to read the latest revelations of Florence's past and glimpse her likeness in Madame Tussaud's
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1964-
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Colquhoun, Kate
Dewey number
364.1523
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  • Maybrick, Florence Elizabeth
  • Maybrick, James
  • Poisoning
  • Trials (Murder)
  • Trials (Poisoning)
  • Murder
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Did she kill him? : a Victorian tale of deception, adultery and arsenic, by Kate Colquhoun
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliography (p [351]-361) and index
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volume
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  • text
  • still image
Control code
000052677374
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
419 pages, 8 pages of unnumbered plates
Isbn
9781408703908
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Did she kill him? : a Victorian tale of deception, adultery and arsenic, by Kate Colquhoun
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliography (p [351]-361) and index
Carrier category
volume
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Control code
000052677374
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
419 pages, 8 pages of unnumbered plates
Isbn
9781408703908
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Other physical details
illustrations

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