The Mysterious Bookshop

Schechter, Harold - The Devil's Gentleman

Privilege, Poison, and the Trial That Ushered in the Twentieth Century.

A compelling account of scandal, sex, jealousy, and murder in Gilded Age New York high society profiles the debonair Roland Molineux, the scion of a powerful American family, one of New York's most eligible bachelors, and possible killer who used poison to eliminate romantic and sports rivals. 


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