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The Diary of Samuel Pepys

1661 (Diary of Samuel Pepys, Vol 2)

by Samuel Pepys

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Published by Harpercollins .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography: general,
  • British & Irish history: c 1500 to c 1700,
  • Literary studies: 16th to 18th centuries,
  • Other prose: 16th to 18th centuries,
  • c 1600 to c 1700,
  • Pepys, Samuel, 1633-1703,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • English,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • England,
  • Historical - British,
  • Authors, English,
  • Diaries,
  • Early modern, 1500-1700,
  • Great Britain,
  • Social life and customs,
  • Statesmen

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsWilliam Matthews (Editor), Robert Latham (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages267
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9212233M
    ISBN 100004990226
    ISBN 109780004990224


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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.

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