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Diary of Samuel Pepys

Samuel Pepys

Diary of Samuel Pepys

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Published by J.M. Dent and Sons, E.P. Dutton in London, New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementdeciphered by the Rev. J. Smith M.A. from the original shorthand ms. in the Pepsyian Library, Cambridge ; with notes by Richard Lord Braybrooke ; with an introduction by Guy N. Pocock ; fully illustrated ... by Benton Fletcher .... Vol.1.
ContributionsBraybrooke, Richard Griffin, Baron, 1783-1858., Pocock, Guy N.
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii,666p., [19] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages666
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17302745M


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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.

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The Diary of Samuel Pepys opens with an entry dated January 1, The author was twenty-seven years old and already well on his way to a lucrative career in the service of the English crown. Samuel Pepys's Diary and Thomas Shelton's Shorthand (Tachygraphy) The Diary of Samuel Pepys Samuel PEPYS.

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The Diary of Samuel Pepys has been called a literary work like no other. Unlike other diarists of his time, Pepys had no aspirations for publication. This freed him up to paint a frank, uncensored portrait of life in London at the time of the Restoration.

Throughout the work, which spans from The Diary of Samuel Pepys by Samuel Pepys On 1 January ("1 January /" in contemporary terms), Pepys began to keep a diary. He recorded his daily life for almost ten years. the diary of samuel pepys m.a.

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Mynors Bright from the shorthand manuscript in the Pepysian Library at Magdalene College Cambrige, with Lord Braybrooks notes; edited with extensive additions by Henry B. Wheatley, F.S.A.; Volume XIII, July 1, - December 7.

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Pepys had. Samuel Pepys - Samuel Pepys - The diary: The diary by which Pepys is chiefly known was kept between his 27th and 36th years. Written in Thomas Shelton’s system of shorthand, or tachygraphy, with the names in longhand, it extends to 1, words, filling six quarto volumes in the Pepys Library.

It is far more than an ordinary record of its writer’s thoughts and actions; it is a supreme. 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.

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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 :   I first encountered the diary of Samuel Pepys inwhen I was It is the book that has informed – I might almost say "defined" – my whole life.

Because of it, since 1 January I. Samuel Pepys is as much a paragon of literature as Chaucer and Shakespeare. His Diary is one of the principal sources for many aspects of the history of its period.

In spite of its significance, all previous editions were inadequately edited and suffered from a number of omissions--until Robert Latham and William Matthews went back to the year-old original manuscript and deciphered each.Samuel Pepys PRS, MP, JP, (/ ˈ p iː p s /; [1] 23 February – 26 May ) was an English naval administrator and Member of Parliament who is now most famous for the diary he kept for a decade while still a relatively young man.

Although Pepys had no maritime experience, he rose by patronage, hard work and his talent for administration, to be the Chief Secretary to the Admiralty under. The Diary of Samuel Pepys is a without comparison in the vast compendium of historical nonfiction. According to Pepys Librarian at Magdalene College, Cambridge, Robert Latham,???His Diary is one of the principal sources for many aspects of the history of its period.???