The Blanket Hornpipe by Fusty Luggs - Westbury, Wiltshire, United Kingdom
The Blanket Hornpipe by Fusty Luggs. A saucy tale of Edwardian Portsea.
May Miller isn’t a common prostitute…
-No, I’m not common! A prostitute? It wasn’t like that…
Edwardian Portsea is a slum; survive the workhouse, or selling your body for a coin or two, is a life well spent.
Ernest, May’s father, takes the opportunity to remove her from those foul streets. He sends her into service for his old boss: Commander Henry Spritely… But May is thrust into the life from which her father had hoped to protect her.
‘A fun romp through Edwardian Portsmouth’ THE STRAND
‘Shades of Grey meets the Carry On Team. Upstairs Downstairs, Downtown Abbey, mingled with Fanny Hill. What more could one want...’ THE GRAPHIC
‘I tittered ... thank goodness it’s in a plain cover!’ THE ARGOSY
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