Fairy Gunmother

Fairy Gunmother

by Daniel Pennac

A gloriously comic tale of blunder and disguise, set in the vibrant Parisian quarter ...

The Devil's Star: A Harry Hole thriller

The Devil's Star: A Harry Hole thriller

by Jo Nesbo

Detective Harry Hole: an angry and off-the-rails detective who wants to play the ...



Inconvenient People: Lunacy, Liberty and the Mad-Doctors in Victorian England

by Sarah Wise


Inconvenient People: Lunacy, Liberty and the Mad-Doctors in Victorian England

This highly original book brilliantly exposes the phenomenon of false allegations of lunacy (and the dark motives behind them...) in the Victorian period.


Price: £20.00


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  • EAN: 9781847921123

  • Published: 04 October 2012

  • Format: Hardback

  • Genre: Social history


ABOUT the author

Sarah Wise

Sarah Wise

Sarah Wise has an MA in Victorian Studies from Birkbeck College, University of London, and is an Associate of the Raphael Samuel History Centre. Her debut, The Italian Boy: Murder and Grave Robbery in ...