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Rogue Scholar: The Sinister Life and Celebrated Death of Edward H. Rulloff
This is the tale of the insalubrious and utterly failed life of the notorious nineteenth-century thief, murderer, professional impostor, and would-be philologist Edward Rulloff, who was condemned to die and hanged for his crimes. The life of Rulloff is a sordid account of misguided genius and abysmal consequences. Those who loved him courted disaster, and, in every case, ...more
Hardcover, 275 pages
Published August 11th 2003 by University of Michigan Press
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