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Pepys

Richard Lawrence Ollard

Pepys

a biography

by Richard Lawrence Ollard

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Published by Hodder and Stoughton in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Pepys, Samuel, 1633-1703,
    • Cabinet officers -- Great Britain -- Biography,
    • Diarists -- Great Britain -- Biography,
    • Great Britain -- History -- Stuarts, 1603-1714 -- Biography

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementby Richard Ollard.
      GenreBiography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR3618.P2 O5 1974
      The Physical Object
      Pagination368 p., [24] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages368
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5243410M
      ISBN 100340127414
      LC Control Number75315060

      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 . Hardcover. Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Fair. 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, otherwise the book is in good condition with tight binding and pages.

      Grolier Classic; Crime and Punishment, The Diary of Samuel Pepys, The Confessions of Saint Augustine, Paradise Lost by Milton Dostoevki and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Samuel Pepys was a man of somewhat humble beginning (his father had been a tailor), but he also had family in the British government, and family that had gone to Cambridge (Pepys himself graduated from Cambridge) and these connections and this education provided him an entry into the Admiralty where Pepys spent much of his working life.

        The Diary of Samuel Pepys Samuel PEPYS.. FULL AUDIO BOOK English - Duration: GreatAudioBooks In Public Domain 4, views. Language: English Location: United States. 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. John Evelyn was an English writer best known for.


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