Back up to: The Essay
5/5 Jonathan Sawday on how the contract became so pervasive in Restoration society.
4/5 Jonathan Sawday on the rise of architects as authority figures in Restoration Britain.
3/5 Jonathan Sawday on the impact of Charles II's Restoration on science.
2/5 Jonathan Sawday explores the return of the King's 'healing touch'.
1/5 Jonathan Sawday presents the first of five portraits of Restoration Britain.