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A history of hellraisers told in twenty biographies

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A digital version of the book

Hardback edition

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A hardback, first edition of the book

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A hardback, first edition of the book signed by both authors

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Receive two signed copies of The Rake's Progress

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Receive a one-year subscription to The Chap magazine plus a signed, hardback copy of the book

Rakish gift set

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A rakish gift set, including a cravat, a pair of cufflinks and a men’s fragrance called “Rakehell”. Plus you will receive a signed paperback copy of Alex's book Byron’s Women, a one-year subscription to The Chap and a signed, hardback edition of The Rake's Progress

Walking tour

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A walking tour of Rakish Soho or Brighton with the authors of the book plus a signed hardback edition of The Rake's Progress

Rakish photoshoot

A Rakish photoshoot in The Chap Magazine, styled by the editorial team at your home/a chosen location, taking up six pages in the first issue published after publication of The Rake’s Progress. Plus you will receive a hardback, signed copy of the book

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Earn patron status on opening pages of The Rake’s Progress, plus receive five signed copies of same, a one-year subscription to The Chap and paperback editions of Byron’s Women and Blazing Star

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A 500-word biography of pledger in the style of The Rake’s Progress, which will appear at the end of the book, and a thanks in the dedication. You will receive five signed editions of the book