Prince Jack Author:Frank Spiering Jove Books (c) 1978 — Publication date April 1980 — With 16 pages of exclusive photos. — Who was Jack the Ripper? Since the autumn of 1888 when he carved his legend through London's foggy East End, the world has been stumped by his identity. Or has it? — PRINCE JACK reveals what Britain's ruling class has known and suppressed for over a century; tha... more »t the Whitechapel slasher was none other than the Duke of Clarence. Victoria's mad grandson - and heir to England's throne...
"The case for queen Victoria's grandson as Jack the Ripper has never been so cogently argued or solidly documented." - John Barkham Reviews
"Absolutely riveting... an important book... may be the last word on the subject." - Publishers Weekly
" The royal coverup, a kind of century long rippergate, makes Watergate look like a sheet of glass." - Los Angeles Times
"Chilling... A book that is picked up with disbelief and put down again with wonder" - Chicago Sun-Time« less