The acclaimed Penguin Monarchs series: short, fresh, expert accounts of England's rulers - now in paperback.
Part of the Penguin Monarchs series: short, fresh, expert accounts of England's rulers in a collectible hardback format.
Encompassing events from the Fire of London to the Dutch wars, and drawing on the many depictions of Charles from Pepys to popular novels, this is a study of kingship as the ultimate performance.
Explore hundreds of the world's finest works of literature, all in one place.
With covers provided by textile design firm Wallace Sewell, these are must-have editions of European masterpieces, celebrating the warp and weft of a shared literary treasury.
The Pelican Shakespeare series incorporates more than thirty years of Shakespeare scholarship undertaken since the acclaimed original series, edited by Alfred Harbage, appeared between 1956 and 1967.