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  1. says:

    Miles Lufton is a rising MP in Regency England with excellent prospects but he lives a double life of sorts one side of him is Pronto the energetic rake who thrives in the political scene while the Miles side longs for a uiet life at his country house Troy Chimneys The period detail and voice are excellent and Miles' split personality is be

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    I ran across this book in a used book store a few years ago and picked it up on a whim because I love British books especially those

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    An historical novel Troy Chimneys is set in Regency England it concerns the two different sides of one man’s personality Miles Luft

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    Every aspect of Troy Chimneys its prose its characters its well researched look into regency era England its exploration of the difference between a politician's public and private faces are absolutely fantastic with the exc

  5. says:

    Absolutely brilliant book Was recommended by the blacklisted Podcast as the best historical fiction novel of the 20th century Not sure would agred for me James Clavell would earn that title However it is funny i

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    I didn't enjoy this one as much as I thought I would it's still worth reading though I would have liked to have given it 35httpspiningforthewestcouk20180

  7. says:

    What an unusual way to present this story The heart of the book is the memoir and the transformative nature of the remembering uite haunting and charming I’m charmed by Margaret Kennedy

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    This is a novel that I would rescue from a burning building I think it is utterly superb and not nearly well enough known The hero is

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    I loved the structure of this book – diary entries framed by correspondence between the inheritors of the papers and the descendants of the diarist's family – but the story and characters left me cold Miles Lofton has redeeming features but 'Pronto' the part he plays to those who might support his political career just didn't work for me The book didn't shy away from its inevitable tragic ending but I ca

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review ¼ E-book, or Kindle E-pub Ô Margaret Kennedy

A black sheep of the family connected with a scandal long buried But through the pieced together artefacts from the past a fuller picture emerges of a man torn between two persona. Absolutely brilliant book Was recommended by the blacklisted Podcast as the best historical fiction novel of the 20th c

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Troy Chimneys

A Victorian gentleman is forced by illness to entertain himself with the family archive and he uncovers the Regency era correspondence and diaries of one Miles Lufton MP apparently. Miles Lufton is a rising MP in Regency England with excellent prospects but he lives a double life of sorts one side of

review ¼ E-book, or Kindle E-pub Ô Margaret Kennedy

Lities Miles serious studious and penniless and 'Pronto' flirt political mover and eternal 'extra man' Miles longs to dispose of his disreputable alter ego but that way lies calami. I loved the structure of this book diary entries framed by correspondence between the inheritors of the papers and