The Suspicions of Mr. Whicher, Or, The Murder at Road Hill House

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Bloomsbury, 2009 - Detectives - 372 pages
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A special edition of the prize-winning, bestselling story of a famous Victorian murder case - and the notorious detective who solved it.

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This book tells the true story of the murder of the four-year old son of a middle-class man in a country house outside the village of Road, Wiltshire in 1860 and its subsequent investigation. Mr ... Read full review

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If you are only interested in a crime fiction novel or a novelized "true crime" book that claims to have all the answers, go elsewhere. The difference with true crime is that we can't jump inside the ... Read full review

Contents

THE DETECTIVE
41
To Look at a Star by Glances
133
What Games Goes On
147
Copyright

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Kate Summerscale was born in 1965. She is the author of the bestselling

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