• Colourful without being sensationalist, the result is compelling

    Andrew Holgate, Sunday Times
  • Brilliant

    Christopher Hirst, Independent
  • impressively strong sense of 19th-century poverty seems to ooze from its pages and the details are fascinating

    Toby Clements, Daily Telegraph
  • Engrossing...Wise exposes an entire "resurrection community" in London's underworld and shows how "The Italian Boy case" captured the public imagination

    Ian Pindar, Guardian
  • A work of great skill and sympathy

    Peter Ackroyd, The Times

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