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Samuel Pepys

The diary of Samuel Pepys ...

by Samuel Pepys

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Published by G. Bell, Harcourt, Brace in London, New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

India paper edition published 1923. Reprinted 1928.

StatementEdited with additions by Henry B. Wheatley
The Physical Object
Pagination8 v. in 3.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26887190M

Thomas Pointer to Samuel Pepys (Hull, July 15th): “Capt. Hogg has brought in a great prize laden with Canary wine; also Capt. Reeves of the ‘Panther,’ and the ‘Fanfan,’ whose commander is slain, have come in with their prizes” (“Calendar of State Papers,” , p. ). ↩ The wife of Balthazar St. Michel, Mrs. Pepys.   Samuel Pepys () was a naval administrator, Member of Parliament and best remembered as a diarist. Kept between and written in Shelton's shorthand, Pepys' diary recorded major historical events, like the Plague and the Great Fire of London alongside his more personal concerns and activities, including politics, his work in public life and rows with his wife, ElizabethReviews:

The Diary of Samuel Pepys and millions of other books are available for instant access. view Kindle eBook | view Audible audiobook. Books › Biographies & Memoirs › Historical Share CDN$ + CDN$ shipping. Usually ships within 4 to 5 days. /5().   • The Diaries of Samuel Pepys: A Selection is published by Penguin Classics (£). To order a copy for £ go to or call .

Pepys’s diary gives vivid descriptions of spectacular events, but much of the richness of the work lies in the details it provides about the minor dramas of daily life. While Pepys was keen to hear the king’s views, he was also always ready to talk with a soldier, a housekeeper, or a child rag-picker. The companion volume to the complete Diary of Samuel Pepys in its most authoritative and acclaimed edition. Samuel Pepys's Diary was first published in abbreviated form in A succession of new versions brought out in the Victorian era made the Diary one of the best-known books and Pepys one of the best-known figures of English history/5(20).


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