Dr W.C. Minor, lascivious, charismatic, a millionaire American Civil War surgeon and homicidal lunatic. Confined to Broadmoor Asylum he pursued his passion for words and became one of the Oxford English Dictionary's most valued contributors.
Their lives and unlikely friendship are unravelled in Simon Winchester's classic work of detection.
- Publication Date:
- 05 / 10 / 1999
- 129 x 198 x 14mm