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  • This is history as it should be written: a riveting page-turner, underpinned by impeccable scholarship ... the original source material offers us breathtaking insights into a remarkable, unsung hero.

    Alison Weir
  • A compelling picture of Victorian court life

    Sunday Times
  • Crammed with fascinating details

  • The Queen's Knight vividly succeeds in its act of resusitation.

    Daily Telegraph
  • Martyn Downer has succeeded with masterly skill in using the story of Elphinstone and Prince Arthur as a window on the Victorian court, providing a riveting and original account of the mid-century monarchy.

    Literary Review

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