Hilaire Belloc’s political satire from 1908 still works, says ALWYN TURNER.
ALWYN TURNER on a 1920 novel by Anna Buchan, aka O. Douglas.
ALWYN TURNER on Edgar Wallace’s cynical tales of colonial administration from 1911.
ALWYN TURNER on Dornford Yates (beloved of both Michael Gove and Mark Gatiss) and his 1950 novel of lost England.
ALWYN TURNER reads Marie Corelli’s forgotten Boer War fable from 1900.
ALWYN TURNER on AEW Mason’s classic adventure novel from 1902.
From Wilkie Collins to Cecil Rhodes, the votes are in from our Victorian juries.