Alex Larman takes us through the Earl of Rochester's life, poetry, politics and all the sauciness in between. 


A thrilling portrait of the wild freedoms enjoyed at the court of Charles II, focusing on the most notorious man of the age, the scandalous Earl of Rochester. Blazing Star is a compelling portrait of a remarkable and complex man, and of a cultural golden age that often spilled over into depravity.

Blazing Star is now available in paperback and ebook