Restoration

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Penguin Books, 1991 - Fiction - 384 pages
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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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Review: Restoration (Restoration #1)

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I cant believe this was seen as worthy of making in to a movie. Seriously. I only pushed through it in hopes it would redeem itself and get better. It didn't. What is with the ending in particular? Is ... Read full review

Review: Restoration (Restoration #1)

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Seems more to me that it's about the damage of falling in love with the wrong person, rather than the dangers of excess, but I'm not enjoying it at all and have missed big chunks out of it (skipped ... Read full review

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The Five Beginnings
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Wedding Games
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An Indian Nightingale
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