The author evokes Wainewright the poisoner's double life in a biography that takes the form of a confession.
He strips away the layers of legend and restores Wainewright to his own voice, capturing his energy, charm, callousness, wit and wantoness.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 336 pages, 16pp b&w halftones
- Publisher: Faber & Faber
- Publication Date: 19/02/2001
- Category: Biography: historical, political & military
- ISBN: 9780571205462