A reconstruction of a controversial murder case which happened in 1935 revealing a plausible motive for the crime. It gives an account of the events that led up to the murder of Francis Rattenbury and the subsequent trial of his wife and the family's odd-job man. Lord Havers co-authored "The Poisoned Life of Mrs Maverick" while Peter Shankland wrote "Byron of the Wager", "Beware of the Heroes: Admiral Sir Sydney Smith's War against Napoleon" and co-authored "The Royal Baccarat Scandal" with Lord Havers.
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Book Description Penguin Books Ltd 23/11/1989, 1989. Book Condition: Good. Will be shipped promptly from UK warehouse. Book is in good condition with no missing pages, no damage or soiling and tight spine. There may be some dog-eared pages showing previous use but overall a great book. Bookseller Inventory # 9053-9780140112245
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Book Description Penguin Books Ltd, 1989. Paperback. Book Condition: Good. The Rattenbury Case (True Crime S.) [ The Rattenbury Murder ]: Tragedy in Three Voices This book is in good or better condition. It has no tears to the pages and no pages will be missing from the book. The spine of the book is still in great condition and the front cover is generally unmarked. It has signs of previous use but overall is in really nice, tight condition. Shipping is normally same day from our UK warehouse. We offer a money back guarantee if you are not satisfied. Bookseller Inventory # 9053-9780140112245
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Book Description Penguin, 1989. Softcover / Paperback. Book Condition: Fine. First edition. Softcover. First pub. 1980, William Kimber as 'Tragedy in Three Voices'. The Rattenbury murder - a national scandal in the summer of 1935 - remained one of the 20th century's most celebrated and poignant crimes of passion. Francis Rattenbury, a distinguished Canadian architect who doted on his wife Alma, had on retirement brought her to live in Bournemouth, where after a few besotted years he found he had lost interest in her. She then fell in love with their young chauffeur, Percy Stoner, and he or she killed Rattenbury. The fascination of the story lies in the gradual emergence of Alma Rattenbury as innocent rather than merely not guilty. Illus., Postscript, Source Notes + Index. 249pp. trade size softcover. Lightly browned pp. o/w Nr. F. with no creasing to covers. Bookseller Inventory # 16375