The Secret Life of Wilkie Collins Paperback
When Wilkie Collins died in 1889, he shocked Victorian society by dividing his estate equally between two mistresses, Caroline Graves and Martha Rudd, and acknowledging Martha's three children as his own.
Clarke pieces together the truth behind this menage a trios to brings to life one of the Victorian age's most colourful characters.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 304 pages, 22 black and white illustrations
- Publisher: The History Press Ltd
- Publication Date: 26/08/2004
- Category: Biography: historical, political & military
- ISBN: 9780750937665