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Author Rose, Andrew.

Title The woman before Wallis : Prince Edward, the parisian courtesan, and the perfect murder / Andrew Rose.

Imprint New York : Picador, 2013.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    941.084 ROS    DUE 11-22-20
Edition 1st U.S. ed.
Description x, 336 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Note "Originally published in Great Britain by Coronet, an imprint of Hodder & Stoughton, a division of Hachette UK, under the title The Prince, the Princess and the Perfect Murder"--T.p. verso.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents The French connection -- 'Oh for the end of this fucking war!!' -- She-devil -- Royal flush -- Entr'acte -- Honey and roses -- Munira -- Stormy weather -- England 1923 -- Stompin' at the savoy -- Femme fatale -- What the 'yellow press' said -- 'Horrible accusations' -- Noble rot -- Conspiracy -- The go-between -- The real deal -- The prince over the water -- The 'great defender' -- Curtain up -- Centre stage -- A frail hand -- Verdict -- Show trial with a difference -- 'Mon bébé!' -- Endpapers.
Subject Windsor, Edward, Duke of, 1894-1972 -- Relations with women.
Fahmy, Marie Marguerite.
Savoy Hotel (London, England)
Trials (Murder) -- Great Britain.
Scandals -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.
Conspiracies -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.
Added Title Prince, the princess and the perfect murder
ISBN 9781250040695 hardback
1250040698 hardback

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