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The Unreliable Life of Harry the Valet
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The true story of the rise and fall of Harry the Valet, the most audacious and notorious Victorian Jewel thief.

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Duncan Hamilton is the author of Provided You Don't Kiss Me- 20 Years with Brian Clough which won the William Hill Sports Book of the Year for 2007. In 2009, he was awarded the William Hill, again, for Harold Larwood, as well as winning the prestigious Wisden Book of the Year for 2009 and biography of the year at the 2010 British Sports Book Awards. He lives in the Yorkshire Dales.

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"That anecdote, one of many in a pacey book by the moonlighting sports historian Duncan Hamilton, illustrates well the absurdities of etiquette in Victorian Britain that made Harry's colourful career possible." -- Brian Schofield * Sunday Times * "Backed by newspaper accounts of the day, Duncan Hamilton's biography is colourful, entertaining and well-researched." * Manchester Evening News * "[Hamilton] tells a lively tale with verve and panache that do justice to his incorrigible subject" * Country Life * "The astonishing true story of the most notorious jewel theif in Victorian London, this has all the hallmarks of the finest detective novel, but has romance at its heart and a love stort that endured to the very end of Harry's life." * Western Morning News *

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