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Restoration: Charles II and ... - Tim Harris
 

Restoration: Charles II and ...Tim Harris

The late seventeenth century was a period of extraordinary turbulence and political violence in Britain, the like of which has never been seen since. Beginning with the Restoration of the monarchy after the Civil War, this book traces the f… more

Restoration: Charles II and His Kingdoms, 1660-1685
Tim Harris
Penguin , English
Loving Charity - Kate Silver
 

Loving CharityKate Silver

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Virginal Charity Irving is horrified to find a wounded man in her bedchamber. When he confesses to being a traitorous Cavalier, she knows she ought to turn him out, but pity stays her hand. Only when forbidden passion flares, does Charity r… more

Loving Charity
Kate Silver
Wharekohu Bay , English
The beauties of English poes... - Oliver Goldsmith
 

The beauties of English poes...Oliver Goldsmith

Öur poetry was not quite harmonized in Waller’s time; so that this, which would be now looked upon as a slovenly sort of versification, was, with respect to the times in which it was written, almost a prodigy of harmony. A modern reader wil… more

The beauties of English poesy: Selected by Oliver Goldsmith. In two volumes. … [pt.2]
Oliver Goldsmith
English
The Restoration: England in ... - N. H. Keeble
 

The Restoration: England in ...N. H. Keeble

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The restoration of the monarchy in 1660 and the return of Charles II to his throne have often been depicted as a watershed in English history, inaugurating a period of stability following the upheavals and radicalism of the Civil War, the R… more

The Restoration: England in the 1660s
N. H. Keeble
Wiley-Blackwell
The Cambridge Companion to E... -
 

The Cambridge Companion to E...

This rich and varied portrait of drama from 1660 to 1714 provides students with essential information about playwrights, staging and genres in their social and political context. The theater that followed the Restoration of Charles II is re… more

The Cambridge Companion to English Restoration Theatre
Cambridge University Press
The Collected Works of Aphra... - Aphra Behn
 

The Collected Works of Aphra...Aphra Behn

Aphra Behn (1640-1689) is historically recognized as the first woman to make a living through writing; her plays, novels, poems and pamphlets have met with fresh notoriety since the 20th Century. Her work was particularly significant to a g… more

The Collected Works of Aphra Behn (Volume 3 of 6)
Aphra Behn
Neeland Media LLC , English
The Collected Works of Aphra... - Aphra Behn
 

The Collected Works of Aphra...Aphra Behn

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Aphra Behn (1640-1689) is historically recognized as the first woman to make a living through writing; her plays, novels, poems and pamphlets have met with fresh notoriety since the 20th century. Her work was particularly significant to a g… more

The Collected Works of Aphra Behn (Volume 2 of 6)
Aphra Behn
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The Collected Works of Aphra... - Aphra Behn
 

The Collected Works of Aphra...Aphra Behn

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Aphra Behn (1640-1689) is historically recognized as the first woman to make a living through writing; her plays, novels, poems and pamphlets have met with fresh notoriety since the 20th century. Her work was particularly significant to a g… more

The Collected Works of Aphra Behn (Volume 6 of 6)
Aphra Behn
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The Collected Works of Aphra... - Aphra Behn
 

The Collected Works of Aphra...Aphra Behn

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Aphra Behn (1640-1689) is historically recognized as the first woman to make a living through writing; her plays, novels, poems and pamphlets have met with fresh notoriety since the 20th Century. Her work was particularly significant to a g… more

The Collected Works of Aphra Behn (Volume 1 of 6)
Aphra Behn
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Approaches to Teaching Behn'... -
 

Approaches to Teaching Behn'...

Once merely a footnote in Restoration and eighteenth-century studies and rarely taught, Oroonoko; or, The Royal Slave (1688), by Aphra Behn, is now essential reading for scholars and a classroom favorite. It appears in general surveys and i… more

Approaches to Teaching Behn’s Oroonoko (Approaches to Teaching World Literature)
The Modern Language Association of America , English
History of the United States... - Elisha Benjamin Andrews
 

History of the United States...Elisha Benjamin Andrews

The term whig is of Scotch origin. During the bloody conflict of the Covenanters with Charles II. nearly all the country people of Scotland sided against the king. As these peasants drove into Edinburgh to market, they were observed to mak… more

History of the United States Volume 3
Elisha Benjamin Andrews
English
History of the United States... - Elisha Benjamin Andrews
 

History of the United States...Elisha Benjamin Andrews

The term whig is of Scotch origin. During the bloody conflict of the Covenanters with Charles II. nearly all the country people of Scotland sided against the king. As these peasants drove into Edinburgh to market, they were observed to mak… more

History of the United States Volume 3
Elisha Benjamin Andrews
English
The September Queen - Gillian Bagwell
 

The September QueenGillian Bagwell

Charles II is running for his life-and into the arms of a woman who will risk all for king and country. Jane Lane is of marrying age, but she longs for adventure. She has pushed every potential suitor away-even those who could provide eve… more

The September Queen
Gillian Bagwell
Berkley , English
Sexing the Cherry - Jeanette Winterson
 

Sexing the CherryJeanette Winterson

A dazzling fusion of history, fable and myth; the story of Jordan and his mother, who live in pestilent London during the reign of Charles II.

Sexing the Cherry
Jeanette Winterson
Grove Press , English
History of the United States... - Elisha Benjamin Andrews
 

History of the United States...Elisha Benjamin Andrews

This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital format by a community of volunteers. You may find it for free on the web. Purchase of the Kindle edition includes wireless delivery.

History of the United States, Volume 3 (of 6)
Elisha Benjamin Andrews
English
History of the United States... - Elisha Benjamin Andrews
 

History of the United States...Elisha Benjamin Andrews

The term “whig” is of Scotch origin. During the bloody conflict of the Covenanters with Charles II. nearly all the country people of Scotland sided against the king. As these peasants drove into Edinburgh to market, they were observed to ma… more

History of the United States, Volume 3
Elisha Benjamin Andrews
English
The Mammoth Book of British ... - Mike Ashley
 

The Mammoth Book of British ...Mike Ashley

A record of Britain’s kings and queens over 2000 years of history. It includes more than 1000 monarchs who have at some time ruled all or part of Britain. This includes the host of tribal and Saxon rulers prior to 1066 as well as famous mon… more

The Mammoth Book of British Kings and Queens (Mammoth Books)
Mike Ashley
Robinson , English
The Lock and Key Library The... - Julian Hawthorne
 

The Lock and Key Library The...Julian Hawthorne

I remember my childhood very distinctly. I do not think that thefact argues a good memory, for I have never been clever at learningwords by heart, in prose or rhyme; so that I believe my remembranceof events depends much more upon the even… more

The Lock and Key Library The most interesting stories of all
Julian Hawthorne
English
The Blast that Tears the Skies - J. D. Davies
 

The Blast that Tears the SkiesJ. D. Davies

  1. The land is at war and plague stalks London, but conspiracies against King Charles II are rife. Captain Matthew Quinton finds himself thrust unexpectedly into the midst of the deadliest of them when he is given command of a vast and … more
The Blast that Tears the Skies
J. D. Davies
Old Street Publishing , English
The Great Roxhythe - Georgette Heyer
 

The Great RoxhytheGeorgette Heyer

The Great Roxhythe is a novel written by Georgette Heyer. The book opens in 1668 and closes in 1685, and concerns the misadventures of a fictional spy loyal to Charles II.

The Great Roxhythe
Georgette Heyer
English