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The unreliable life of Harry the Valet : the great Victorian jewel thief

Author: Duncan Hamilton
Publisher: Rearsby : W.F. Howes, 2011.
Edition/Format:   book_largeprint : Biography : English : Large print edView all editions and formats
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In October 1898, on route to Paris' Gare du Nord station, the Dowager Duchess of Sutherland's jewels were stolen from her train carriage. More than 40 pieces, worth nearly GBP2m today, disappeared that night and the perpetrator along with them. This title tells the true story of the most notorious Victorian Jewel thief.
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Duncan Hamilton
ISBN: 9781407475578 1407475576
OCLC Number: 751804791
Notes: Standard print ed. originally published: London : Century, 2011.
Description: 390 pages (large print) ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Duncan Hamilton.

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In October 1898, on route to Paris' Gare du Nord station, the Dowager Duchess of Sutherland's jewels were stolen from her train carriage. More than 40 pieces, worth nearly GBP2m today, disappeared that night and the perpetrator along with them. This title tells the true story of the most notorious Victorian Jewel thief.

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