Penruddock's Rising

This famous West Country royalist rising against Oliver Cromwell forms part of the story of 'Alice' in THE FOREST.




 

 

 

Did You Know?
Chaucer's cheerful prologue to his Canterbury Tales about April’s sweet showers was echoed grimly at the start of T.S. Eliot’s Wasteland : “April is the cruellest month, breeding Lilacs out of the dead land . . .”




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