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»Lycett helpfully places Collins’s mainstream interests – including private asylums and the marriage laws – in context, and gives proper attention to some of his more personal quirks, such as a suspicion of shaving and a strong dislike of the countryside.«

Robert Douglas-Fairhurst

The eccentric novelist Wilkie Collins knew the power of secrets, as the new biography Wilkie Collins: A Life of Sensation by Andrew Lycett reveals. Read the review by Robert Douglas-Fairhurst at The Telegraph.