• ImageIn 2011 William Cross, the author of the best selling biography “The Life and Secrets of Almina Carnarvon”  disclosed the many hidden truths about the 5th Countess of Carnarvon and her family


  • Now in a follow-up title  ” Catherine and Tilly : Porchey Carnarvon’s Two Duped Wives” Cross will provide the compelling story of the two woman who were lured into marriage by Almina’s only son, the  outrageous Henry, 6th Earl of Carnarvon, dubbed ‘Randy Carnarvon’


  • Among the many amazing facts the book will explain the following and much more 


  • The quaint background and social standing of Catherine and Tilly 


  • The  extraordinary family secrets of these two women


  • How Porchey lured Catherine and Tilly into marriage but continued countless other carnal affairs 


  • The identity of the high placed admirers of Catherine and Tilly who tried to save them from self-harm and ruin 


  • The tangled relationship Countess Almina had with her son and two daughters in law


  • The years of sorrow and anguish for Catherine and Tilly littered with tragedy and illness


  • Using previously unpublished facts and testimony including the recollections of several people who knew Almina,  Porchey, Catherine and Tilly, Cross spills the beans in a highly controversial narrative that will challenge any incomplete, romantised and inaccurate stories of  Porchey’s wives Catherine Wendell and Tilly Losch. Porchey was a cad but these two girls were certainly no angels


  • This is another book to rock the rafters at Highclere Castle and dent the old world Establishment


Enquiries : Please e-mail the Author    williecross@aol.com