Old Rowley: A Private Life Of Charles II

Old Rowley A Private Life Of Charles II This is the story of the life of Charles II England s favourite king of his exile his triumphant return and the golden years of his reign We meet the king attending affairs of state with ladies a

  • Title: Old Rowley: A Private Life Of Charles II
  • Author: Dennis Wheatley
  • ISBN: 9780090014002
  • Page: 272
  • Format: Paperback
  • This is the story of the life of Charles II, England s favourite king, of his exile, his triumphant return and the golden years of his reign.We meet the king, attending affairs of state, with ladies at either arm we go wenching with his courtiers excitedly follow him, disguised, working in servants halls up and down the land, and hiding in the famous oak tree And meeThis is the story of the life of Charles II, England s favourite king, of his exile, his triumphant return and the golden years of his reign.We meet the king, attending affairs of state, with ladies at either arm we go wenching with his courtiers excitedly follow him, disguised, working in servants halls up and down the land, and hiding in the famous oak tree And meet the artless, charming Nell orange seller, actress, companion to the famous and mistress to the merry monarch Old Rowley had a full life, but Dennis Wheatley has missed nothing He is a master in the art of evoking atmosphere and is at his brilliant best in this fascinating biography.

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    1. I read a story some years ago about Cromwell, in fact called Oliver Cromwell, by Sir Charles Firth and both of these Novels are the same. They both took apart the very minute life's of not only King Charles, both father and son but also Cromwell himself. If they were true, and I'm sure they are in there own way, they make for very interesting reading. They give us a glimpse into the way that people lived back then and the most important people of the times. Not only was Charles II talked about b [...]

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