High society in Restoration England had strict rules of etiquette which you ignored at your peril. Learn the rules for taking snuff in company, the language of the fan and how to behave in the presence of people of higher status. Using the wonderful Samuel Pepys as our guide discover life in 17th century London – it’s pleasures and it’s pitfalls.

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* this talk can be combined with the Fashionable Face of the Restoration to become a longer lecture on Restoration London