Samuel Pepys and His Circle (Npg Character Sketches) by Richard Lawrence Ollard

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  • Biography: historical,
  • British & Irish history: c 1500 to c 1700,
  • Social history,
  • c 1600 to c 1700,
  • Great Britain,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Stuarts, 1603-1714,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Literary,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • England,
  • Historical - British,
  • Military,
  • Pepys, Samuel,
  • Pepys, Samuel,,
  • Historical - General,
  • 1633-1703,
  • Biography,
  • Friends and associates,
  • History

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The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages64
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8992133M
ISBN 101855142813
ISBN 109781855142817

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The Letters of Samuel Pepys and His Family Circle [H T (ed) Heath] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. From Introduction, The text of all material is presented directly from the manuscript. The letters which I have transcribed are to be found chiefly in volumes to of the Rawlinson Collection in the Bodleian Library at Oxford.

A scholarly edition of letters by Samuel Pepys and his family. The edition presents an authoritative text, together with an introduction, commentary Our Stores Are Open Book Annex Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events Help.

Letters to Samuel's cousin, the Earl of Sandwich, are omitted, as also those to other cousins, in order to limit the collection to the concerns of the immediate family circle.

The letters between the ageing Pepys and John Jackson, his sister's son, the nephew who inherited his estate, are so far from intimate in tone as to shed little light on.

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Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC. The Diary of Samuel Pepys, Vol. 1: Eds Robert Latham and William Matthews () The Diary of Samuel Pepys, Vol. 2: Eds Robert Latham and William Matthews () The Diary of Samuel Pepys, Vol.

3: Eds Robert Latham and William Matthews () The Diary of Samuel Pepys, Vol. 4: Eds Robert Latham and William Matthews ( Letters of Samuel Pepys and his family circle. Oxford, Clarendon Press, Samuel Pepys and His Circle book Named Person: Samuel Pepys; Samuel Pepys; Samuel Pepys: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Helen Truesdell Heath.

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Samuel Pepys and His Circle by Richard Lawrence Ollard The diary of Samuel Pepys is possibly the most colourful account of life in 17th-century England.

Although he was not known as a published diarist during his lifetime, Pepys enjoyed a high profile in London society thanks to his successful naval career and close links with the monarchy.

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Search for the book on E-ZBorrow. E-ZBorrow is the easiest and fastest way to get the book you want (ebooks unavailable). Use ILLiad for articles and chapter scans. Samuel Pepys and his world. The diary of Samuel Pepys is undoubtedly the most colorful account of life in 17th century England.

Although he was not known as a published diarist during his lifetime, Pepys enjoyed a high profile in London society thanks to his successful naval career and close links with the monarchy. Profiles of Charles II, John Evelyn and Sir Isaac Newton all feature in this lively and engaging book.

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Samuel Pepys FRS (/ p iː p s / PEEPS; 23 February – 26 May ) was an administrator of the navy of England and Member of Parliament who is most famous for the diary he kept for a decade while still a relatively young man.

Pepys had no maritime experience, but he rose to be the Chief Secretary to the Admiralty under both King Charles II and King James II through patronage, hard work Alma mater: Magdalene College, Cambridge.

Samuel Pepys and his world by Geoffrey Trease,Putnam edition, in English Share this book. Facebook. Twitter. Pinterest. Embed. Edit. Last edited by Clean Up Bot. February 6, | History. An edition of Samuel Pepys and his world () Samuel Pepys and his world.

Samuel Pepys was a civil servant, man about town, knowledge lover (in fact, a founding member of the Royal Society), pleasure seeker and able maneuverer of intrigues. He also kept a detailed diary through out his life, which spanned the end of Cromwell's Protectorate, the Reformation, the Great Fire of London and even saw William of Orange land /5(5).

Samuel Pepys is popularly known as the founder of the modern navy, a member of the Royal Society and most of all, as a unique and frank diarist. Less well known is the fact that he was a serial sexual offender by modern standards; a voyeur, a groper and a against the London society of Charles IIs restoration, and extensively using Pepys own words, this book concerns his.

Samuel Pepys: Selected full-text books and articles. Samuel Pepys By Arthur Ponsonby The Macmillan Company, Read preview Overview. The Letters of Samuel Pepys and His Family Circle By Helen Truesdell Heath Clarendon Press, PS PRIMARY SOURCE A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct.

Samuel Pepys, who lived through the Great Plague of London inwas by temperament a cautious man who did not take greater risks with his health than he needed. (He did undergo an excruciating operation to remove a bladder stone, which, given the dangers of surgery, could easily have killed him.

Samuel Pepys, with his insatiable curiosity, his sociable disposition, and the ample opportunities provided by his office, was ideally equipped to explore the London in which he lived. It was small by modern standards, and we can see it through his own eyes, as he never intended us to see it.

The diary which Samuel Pepys kept from January to May is one of our greatest historical records and a major work of English literature, writes the renowned historian Paul Johnson.

A witness to the coronation of Charles II, the Great Plague ofand the Great Fire ofPepys chronicled the events of his day. Originally written in a cryptic shorthand, Pepys's diary 4/5(3).

A s it happened, Elizabeth Pepys had been brought up a French Catholic, and in Pepys had bought from a London bookseller a Mass book “and sat. Pepys and his social circle go through the same process we’ve all just gone through: It started with the early reports of outbreaks someplace else, then in their own city and on their own streets.

When Samuel Pepys () began writing in he was a young clerk living in London, struggling to pay his rent. Over the next nine years as he kept his. Samuel Pepys and His World: Trease, Geoffrey: : Books. Skip to main All Hello, Sign in.

Account & Lists Account Returns & Orders. Try. Prime. Cart Hello Select your address Best Sellers Today's Deals Gift Ideas Electronics Customer Service Books New Releases Home Computers Gift Cards Coupons Sell. All Reviews: 3. 2) Illus. Samuel Pepys Esqre, exhibition catalogue, NPG,p 4; D.

Wickham, Clothworkers’ Hall Portraits,ppillus. This was the ‘replica or good old copy’ owned by Mr Hawes of Kensington c where seen by Scharf on whose recommendation the Clothworkers’ Company acquired the portrait in Background. Samuel Pepys was a lifelong bibliophile and carefully nurtured his large collection of books, manuscripts, and prints.

At his death, there were more than 3, volumes, including the diary, all carefully catalogued and indexed; they form one of the most important surviving 17th-century private libraries. Pepys made detailed provisions in his will for the preservation of his book. Samuel Pepys moved into this parish when he was appointed Commissioner of the Navy Board and came to live next to the Navy Office at the rear of the church, noting his arrival at “my house in Seething Lane” in his journal on July 18th It was here that Pepys recorded the volatile events of the subsequent decade, the Plague and the Fire.

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cypher in the Pepsyian Library, with a life and notes by Richard Lord Braybrooke Item Preview remove-circle. 37 John Pepys Junior to S.P. 38 Dr. Thomas Pepys to John Pepys Senior; 39 S.P. to B. Michel; 40 John Pepys Senior to John Pepys Junior; 41 J. Jackson to John Pepys Junior; 42 Paulina Jackson to John Pepys Junior; 43 S.P.

to John Pepys Junior; 44 S.P. to John Pepys Junior; 45 Memorandum My Brother Jackson; 46 Notes on Ellington by John Pepys. Review: &#;Samuel Pepys and His Books&#; by Kate Loveman. By Sue Nicholson, 13 November Mens cuiusque is est quisque: the mind is the man.

Pepys adopted this quote from Cicero as his motto in later life. He had bookplates made featuring the Latin inscription beneath a portrait of himself in flourishing middle age. Samuel Pepys (23 February – 26 May ) was an administrator of the navy of England and Member of Parliament.

The detailed private diary that Pepys kept from until is one of the most important primary sources for the English Restoration period. 2. Paulina Jackson to John Pepys Junior, October 3,in The Letters of Samuel Pepys and His Family Circle, ed.

Helen Truesdell Heath (Oxford: Clarendon Press, ), 3. Jackson, letter to Pepys, BIBLIOGRAPHY format and example: Author's last name, first name. Description of primary source, Date.

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Samuel Pepys was born in London inthe son of a tailor. He was educated at St Paul's School, London, and magdalene College, Cambridge. In he married, and the following year he entered the household of his cousin Admiral Edward Montagu.

JON KANEKO-JAMES reveals the paranormal side of historic London figure, Samuel Pepys. Samuel Pepys was a civil servant living in London during some extremely important times: he witnessed the Restoration and the Great Fire of saw the Enlightenment take hold, lived through the Great Plague ofand the second Dutch War where the English burned the island .The diary which Samuel Pepys kept from January to May is one of our greatest historical records and a major work of English literature, writes the renowned historian Paul Johnson.

A witness to the coronation of Charles II, the Great Plague ofand the Great Fire ofPepys chronicled the events of his day.Samuel Pepys survived the Great Plague of He also saw the Great Fire of London in It destro houses.

We know lots about these two events from his diary.

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