Gentlemen and Blackguards

Gambling mania and the plot to steal the derby of 1844

Published by Phoenix (1 Aug. 2011)

‘Foulkes manages in this book to be sports writer, crime writer, and historian with equal facility’ The Sunday Times

‘Smartly told…an absorbing glimpse into the paddock where what we know as “Victorianism” took its first tentative steps’ Financial Times

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