White Chappell, Scarlet Tracings

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This novel combines a spiritual inquest into the Whitechapel Ripper murders and the dark side of the Victorian imagination with the story of a posse of seedy book dealers, hot on the trail of obscure rarities of that period.

ISBN: 9780141014845 Author: Sinclair, Iain Publisher: Penguin Publication Date: 29th April 2004 Imprint: Penguin Books Cover: Paperback Dewey: 823.914 (edition:22) Pages: 193 Readership: General - Trade / Code: K Category: Subject:

A novel about London — its past, its people, its underbelly and its madness.

“In this extraordinary work Sinclair combines a spiritual inquest into the Whitechapel Ripper murders and the dark side of the late Victorian imagination with a posse of seedy book dealers hot on the trail of obscure rarities of that period. These ruined and ruthless dandies appear and disappear through a phantasmagoria interspersed with occult conjurings and reflections on the nature of fiction and history” GUARDIAN

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