A Gambling Man: Charles II's Restoration Game
Publish date: November 24th 2009
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Pages no: 592
Edition language: English
To celebrate 350 years since the Restoration the beeb has flung us this delight - and I'm a happy bunny.Michael Maloney reads from the book by Jenny Uglow.Blurb - Charles II was thirty when he crossed the Channel in fine May weather in 1660. His Restoration was greeted with maypoles and bonfires, li...