Joseph Hone

Liar Liar

The courtroom drama, executions, and street pageantry of the so-called ‘Popish Plot’.

Echo Chamber

Dinner parties in the ‘Revolutionary Age’ with the publisher Joseph Johnson.

Stop Press

It is often claimed that press censorship came to an end in England at the close of the 17th century. But it persisted, thanks to an unsavoury network of government spies.