A Times book review by Andrew Taylor (on Simon Thurley’s Palaces of Revolution) observes”It is difficult to forget Sir John Denham, Charles II’s first Surveyor of the King’s Works, when you know that that, increasingly incapacitated physically and mentally by tertiary syphilis, he informed his royal master that he was the Holy Ghost.”Golly, that must have been quite a Surprise.

Praise the Lord

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