Restoration

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Penguin Books, 1991 - Fiction - 384 pages
119 Reviews
Restoration is a dazzling romp through 17th-century England. The main character Robert Merivel not only embodies the contradictions of his era, but ours as well. He is trapped between the longing for wealth and power and the realization that the pursuit of these trappings can leave one's life rather empty.

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The pace is great, the human insight is great. - Goodreads
Nice writing and an engaging story. - Goodreads
The writing is wonderful and the characters engrossing. - Goodreads

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The title reflects the restoration of the monarchy with the reign of CharlesII. However it is about the restoration of the main character Robert Mervel. At the start of the novel he is a rather ... Read full review

Review: Restoration (Restoration #1)

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Enjoyed getting to know the characters and hearing more on the 17th century higher living in a England. Read full review

Contents

The Five Beginnings
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Wedding Games
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An Indian Nightingale
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