Paul Clifford

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Kessinger Publishing, Apr 1, 1999 - Fiction - 232 pages
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It was a dark and stormy night; the rain fell in torrents except at occasional intervals when it was checked by a violent gust of wind which swept up the streets (for it is in London that our scene lies) rattling along the house-tops and fiercely agitating the scanty flame of the lamps that struggled against the darkness.

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This was a bit of a find in a charity shop - I'm a huge fan of Victorian sensationalist novels (the so-called "Penny Dreadfuls" of the time) and I LOVED this. From the opening cliched line "It was a ... Read full review

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About the author (1999)

Writer and politician Edward Bulwer-Lytton, Lord of Lytton, was one of the most popular novelists of 19th century England. He was born on May 25, 1803. Bulwer-Lytton was friends with the likes of Charles Dickens and Benjamin Disraeli and served as the Secretary of State for the Colonies in 1858 and 1859.

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