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By Tim Jeal

'A majestic Victorian tale... prosperous attorney Esmond, discarded illegitimate son of a peer, has pinched his technique to the head of his occupation, whereas his good-looking, debt-ridden cavalry officer brother Clinton has inherited the identify and the ancestral domestic. attractive actress Theresa, a widow, a fierce unfastened spirit with a sinewy wit, is the girl either will love.' Kirkus Reviews

'It is unusual during this box to satisfy the realities of ardour, its shifts and treacheries; whilst this combines with wealthy old info, together with recondite felony and fiscal ones, the result's outstanding.' Observer

'The novel does imperatively make you need to understand what occurs subsequent. 3 cheers for narrative.' New Statesman

'A excellent novelistic scenario, starkly labored out because it will be in genuine life... i used to be intensely involved for the fortunes of those people.' Elizabeth Jenkins, Kaleidoscope (BBC)

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