Publisher: Heinemann
Place Published: London,
Description: Hardcover. Cloth edges on the top and bottom of the boards badly worn, o/w good in very good dustjacket handsomely designed by Broom-Lynne.
Date Published: 1957.

An entertaining study showing “the English dearly love a fraud”, focussing on Wainwright the forger and poisoner, George Psalmanazar, bogus prince of Formosa, Arthur Orton, the Tichborne claimant and others. Illustrated with plates.

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