Eat Him If You Like, Paperback

Eat Him If You Like Paperback



A true story. Tuesday 16 August 1870, Alain de Money, makes his way to the village fair.

He plans to buy a heifer for a needy neighbour and find a roofer to repair the roof of the barn of a poor acquaintance. He arrives at two o'clock. Two hours later, the crowd has gone crazy; they have lynched, tortured, burned and eaten him.

How could such a horror be possible? With frightening precision, Jean Teule reconstructs each step of one of the most shameful stories in the history of nineteenth-century France.


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: black & white illustrations
  • Publisher: Gallic Books
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  • Category: Historical fiction
  • ISBN: 9781906040390



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