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A later Pepys

Alice C. C. Gaussen

A later Pepys

the correspondence of Sir William Weller Pepys, bart., master in chancery 1758-1825

by Alice C. C. Gaussen

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Published by John Lane in London &, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Pepys, William Weller, -- Sir, -- 1740-1825.

  • Edition Notes

    Title in red and black.

    Statementwith Mrs. Chapone, Mrs. Hartley, Mrs. Montagu, Hannah More, William Franks, Sir James Macdonald, Major Rennell, Sir Nathaniel Wraxall, and others, ed. with an introduction and notes, by Alice C. C. Gaussen ...
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14082778M
    LC Control Number04032295

    The Diary of Samuel Pepys is one of the most entertaining documents in English history. Written between and , as 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. Enter the life and remarkable times of the lovable Samuel Pepys (pronounced "peeps"). Born in London in , the son of a tailor, he began keeping a diary on January 1, , and continued for nine years, faithfully recording the rich and varied details of seventeenth-century London s:

    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 of , and the Great Fire of , Pepys chronicled the events of his day. Originally written in a cryptic shorthand, Pepys's diary 4/5(2). Samuel Pepys The Unequalled Self (Book): Tomalin, Claire: For a decade, beginning in , an ambitious young London civil servant kept an astonishingly candid account of his life during one of the most defining periods in British history. In Samuel Pepys, Claire Tomalin offers us a fully realized and richly nuanced portrait of this man, whose inadvertent masterpiece would establish him as.

    Samuel Pepys, (23 February – 26 May ) was an English administrator at the Admiralty and Member of is famous for his diary.. Pepys rose to be the Chief Secretary to the Admiralty under Charles II, and later under James gh Pepys had no maritime experience, he rose by patronage, hard work and his talent for : 23 February , London, England. Pepys (usually pronounced “peeps”) indeed lived through very tumultuous times. Born in and dying in , he personally witnessed the beheading of King Charles I in as well as the Restoration of the Monarchy in (he sailed with his uncle Lord Montague on the ship that brought the soon-to-be crowned Charles II back to England from the Netherlands).


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During that time, Pepys rose from being a minor functionary of Sir Edward Montagu [later Earl of Sandwich] to a bureaucratic force in the English Navy.

Along the way he records his very human reaction to the Restoration, the Great Plague, the London Fire--he reported what we Finished at last. pages.4/5. Samuel Pepys: The Unequalled Self and millions of other books are available for Amazon Kindle.

Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device by: The detailed private diary Pepys kept from until was first published in the 19th century, and is one of the most important primary sources for the English Restoration period.

It provides a combination of personal revelation and eyewitness accounts of great events, such as the Great Plague of London, the Second Dutch War and the Great Fire of London. Samuel Pepys has books on Goodreads with ratings. Samuel Pepys’s most popular book is The Diary of Samuel Pepys. Full text of " A later Pepys: the correspondence of Sir William Weller Pepys, bart., master in chancerywith A later Pepys book.

Chapone, Mrs. Hartley, Mrs. Montagu, Hannah More, William Franks, Sir James Macdonald, Major Rennell, Sir Nathaniel Wraxall, and others ". The final chapter includes illustrations of the library Pepys created at York Place, drawn in by Sutton Nicholls, including the 12 distinctive book presses he devised with Sympson the Navy joiner in There is also a photograph of the Pepys Library as it stands today.

The Pepys Manuscript is a late fifteenth-century English choirbook, in the library of Magdalen College, Cambridge, MS Pepys Along with the Ritson Manuscript it is much less elaborate than the Eton, Lambeth and Caius Choirbooks; it contains shorter and simpler pieces which appear to.

History books The Letters of Samuel Pepys, edited by Guy de la Bédoyère the later correspondence maps the complex web of loyalties and allegiances Author: Lettie Ransley. Pepys book is a crossword puzzle clue. Clue: Pepys book.

Pepys book is a crossword puzzle clue that we have spotted 1 time. There are related clues (shown below). 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: A Man and His Diary. The reputation of Samuel Pepys as the author of Britain’s most celebrated diary is rather surprising.

The literary reputation of Pepys in his lifetime was limited, following which the personal journal was left in obscurity for more than a century after his : Andrew Godsell.

The family of Pepys is one of considerable antiquity in the east of England, and the Hon. Walter Courtenay Pepys [Mr.

Pepys has paid great attention to the history of his family, and in he published an interesting work entitled "Genealogy of the Pepys Family, ," London, George Bell. 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. Pepys. 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. The library houses Samuel Pepys’s original diaries and remains one of the most significant collections of books, manuscripts, documents and prints acquired by any private individual.

Visit the treasures of the library collected over Pepys’s lifetime and still preserved in the original oak book cases designed by Pepys. Samuel Pepys returned to London after the civil war and entered St Paul's School. Here he was taught by Samuel Cromleholme (whom Pepys refers to as Crumlum in 9 entries in his diary).

"Samuel Pepys retained some affection for his old school and this and their joint interest in books. Samuel Pepys Diary January The Complete Diary Thence to my bookseller's and at his binder's saw Hooke's book of the Microscope, which is so pretty that I presently bespoke it, and away home to the office, where we met to do something, and then though very late by coach to Sir Ph.

Warwicke's, but having company with him could not. Samuel Pepys (Author) Samuel Pepys was born on 23 Februarythe son of a London tailor. He graduated from Cambridge inand in he married Elizabeth St Michel.

He started work for Sir Edward Montague, a relation who later became the 1st Earl of Sandwich, and through him first went to sea/5(48). Later in or early inhe entered the household of one of his father’s cousins, Sir Edward Montagu, who was later created the 1st Earl of Sandwich.

Pepys married fourteen-year-old Elisabeth de St Michel, a descendant of French Huguenot immigrants, first in a religious ceremony on 10 th October and later in a civil ceremony on 1.

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Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required/5(). Read July of The Diary of Samuel Pepys by Samuel Pepys. The text begins: July 1st. This morning came home my fine Camlett cloak, [Camlet was a mixed stuff of wool and silk.

It was very expensive, and later Pepys gave L24 for a suit. (See June 1st, )] with gold buttons, and a silk suit, which cost me much money, and I pray God to make me able to pay for it.PEPYS,Samuel. Letter signed by Samuel Pepys. Addressed to Mr Gregory [ Edward, later Sir Edward Gregory, Clerk Of the Cheque at the Navy Yard Chatham].From the Navy Office, and dated 15 July [ from the diary period].

The letter requests information; “ In order to the preparing something for the satisfaction of his Highness you are desired forthwith to send up to this Office the. Samuel Pepys The Unequalled Self (Book): Tomalin, Claire: From the Publisher: For a decade, beginning inan ambitious young London civil servant kept an astonishingly candid account of his life during one of the most defining periods in British history.

In Samuel Pepys, Claire Tomalin offers us a fully realized and richly nuanced portrait of this man, whose inadvertent masterpiece.