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Samuel Pepys.

Arthur Bryant

Samuel Pepys.

by Arthur Bryant

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Published by [s.n.] in [London] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Pepys, Samuel, -- 1633-1703.

  • Edition Notes

    The Samuel Pepys Commemoration lecture, given in the church of St. Olave Hart Street, 29 May 1969.

    The Physical Object
    Pagination6p. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22314461M

    The Diary of Samuel Pepys Transcribed by the Rev. Mynors Bright from the shorthand manuscript in the Pepysian Library at Magdalene College, Cambridge, and edited with additions by Henry B. Whatley. Jul 01,  · Robert Latham was Pepys Librarian at Magdalene College, Cambridge. In addition to editing the eleven volumes of The Diary of Samuel Pepys, he was the editor of the acclaimed Shorter Pepys () and A Pepys Anthology (), both published by University of California Press.

    Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Samuel Pepys books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles. Samuel Pepys (pēps), –, English public official, and celebrated diarist, eventfr.com, grad. Magdalene College, Cambridge, In he entered the service of a relative, Sir Edward Montagu (later earl of Sandwich), whose secretary he became in That same year he started as a clerk in the navy office and by he was an important naval official and owned a considerable estate.

    This is Samuel Pepys. But one man wrote everything down in a private book, a diary. \ His name was Samuel Pepys. Samuel started to write, around , about the things he did and who he saw. Samuel Pepys ; edited by Henry B. Wheatley ; illustrated by William Sharp Pepys, Samuel; Morshead, O.F. Published by Harcourt, Brace and First Published. This is a biography memoir called Such Men are Rare based on the diaries of Samuel Pepys written by A. R. Rawlinson. The books dust jacket is in fair condition with chips and tears.


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