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1 edition of Pepys" London. found in the catalog.

Pepys" London.

Pepys" London.

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Published by Common Ground. in Harlow .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesLondon series
The Physical Object
Pagination1 filmstrip (45fr.) :
Number of Pages45
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14198704M

SAMUEL PEPYS. The family of Pepys is one of considerable antiquity in the east of England, and the Hon. Walter Courtenay Pepys1says that the first mention of the name that he has been able to find is in the Hundred Rolls (Edw. I, ), where Richard 1Mr. W. .   About the Author. Robert Latham was Pepys Librarian at Magdalene College, 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 m Matthews was Professor of English at the University of California, Los Angeles.

Samuel Pepys. Today is the birthday () of Samuel Pepys PRS, an administrator of the navy of England, Member of Parliament, and president of the Royal Society, who is most famous for the diary he kept for a decade while still a relatively young man. Pepys had .   Samuel Pepys kept a diary for almost ten years, from January to May It is considered one of the most important diaries in the English language, offering a detailed account of critical historic events but also an insight into daily life in 17th century : History Hit.

Inside Pepys’ London reveals a vivid picture of London at a critical point in history, as it was poised to become a major center of international commerce and culture. It provides accounts of all aspects of contemporary life, from the arts and entertainment, to politics and : David & Charles. Executive lounge -Booking an executive room or suite, offers you access to this exclusive lounge. The Executive Lounge serves evening drinks & canapés, as just one of many privileges designed with you in mind. City Cafe Restaurant: Begin your day with a famous Doubletree Breakfast choosing from a wide range of hot and cold items specially Location: 7 Pepys Street, London, EC3N 4AF, NA.


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Written between andas Pepys was establishing himself as a key administrator in the naval office, it is an intimate portrait of life in 17th-century England covering his professional and personal activities, including, famously, his love of music, theatre, food, wine and his peccadilloes. Samuel Pepys has books on Goodreads with ratings.

Samuel Pepys’s most popular book is The Diary of Samuel Pepys. Inside Pepys’ London reveals a vivid picture of London at a critical point in history, as it was poised to become a major center of international commerce and culture.

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• Samuel Pepys: Plague, Fire, Revolution is at the National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London SE10, until 28 March. • This article was amended. "Samuel Pepys: The Unequalled Self" is full biography - a biography that uses a six volume diary (that covers a 10 year period of his life) as a primary source.

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There's a reason why this simple book, just a guys's diary from the late 's, is one of the classics of world literature. More than almost any other book I can think of, Pepys really gives you a powerful feeling of what it would be like to live in another time.4/5. The Diary of Samuel Pepys. Daily entries from the 17th century London diary.

Pepys's account of the Great Fire of London in is full as minute as that of Evelyn, but it is mingled with a greater number of personal and official circumstances, of popular interest: the scene of dismay and confusion which it exhibits is almost beyond parallel/5(14).

Pepys also lived in the area for a time, in a now-vanished road near Downing Street. Find out more at Samuel Pepys: Plague, Fire, Revolution, National Maritime Museum, Greenwich until 28 March   The 10 best non-fiction books about London. From Pepys’s Diary to Ben Judah’s impressionistic survey, the city has provided a wealth of material for writers This was the book.

Review: "The Curious World of Samuel Pepys and John Evelyn" by Margaret Willes. By Phil Gyford, 3 September Over on the London Historians’ Blog there’s a review of The Curious World of Samuel Pepys and John Evelyn by Margaret Willes.

In lieu of our own review of the book I thought it worth linking to this one, by Mike Paterson. Inside Pepys' London reveals a vivid picture of London at a critical point in history - poised to become a major centre of international commerce and culture.

It provides accounts of all aspects of contemporary life, from the arts and entertainment, to politics and : Jonathan Bastable.

Shortly before the present correspondence, having been greatly impressed by Bryant's book on Charles II, the historian G. Trevelyan had passed over to him the extensive notes and papers of the Pepys scholar J. Tanner (), to assist him in writing his Pepys biography. Buy Pepys's London: Everyday Life in London by Stephen Porter (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(14). Origin. On 26 Mayat the Garrick Club in London, a group of four men interested at various degrees in Samuel Pepys met together over dinner to celebrate the exact bicentenary of the death of the diarist.

They were: Sir Frederick Bridge, organist of Westminster Abbey and author of Samuel Pepys, Lover of Musique published the same year;; Sir D'Arcy Power, surgeon and medical writer, author.

Samuel Pepys is the best known diarist of his day. Although he was a minor public official, his diary contains more details of his private life than of London politics. Still, his accounts of both the Black Death and the Great Fire show that he was less than in awe of persons holding high office.

Samuel Pepys Esq by Richard Barber and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The bureaucrat was, of course, Samuel Pepys, and the year was Bubonic plague raged, killing thousands a week in a London with a population of onlyPepys’ great diary lays bare the terrors, horrors and abyss of ignorance prevailing almost four centuries ago.

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