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Pepys" Diary and the new science.

Nicolson, Marjorie Hope

Pepys" Diary and the new science.

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Published by University Press of Virginia in Charlottesville .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Pepys, Samuel, 1633-1703 -- Knowledge -- Science,
    • Pepys, Samuel, 1633-1703 -- Diaries,
    • Science -- Great Britain -- History -- 17th century

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesPage-Barbour lectures.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQ127.G5 N5
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 198 p.
      Number of Pages198
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5952736M
      LC Control Number65026012


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The companion volume to the complete Diary of Samuel Pepys in its most authoritative and acclaimed edition. Samuel Pepys's Diary was first published in abbreviated form in A succession of new versions brought out in the Victorian era made the Diary one of the best-known books and Pepys one of the best-known figures of English history.

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Willes's book is a 'must' for anyone interested in people, or London, or the growth of society after the King returned."—Liza Picard, author of Restoration London.

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9 Samuel Pepys: diarist, book collector and reader. By Rosalind Crone. In his diary for 10 JanuarySamuel Pepys wrote: ‘I late reading in my Chamber; and then to bed, my wife being angry that I keep the house up so late’.

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Vol. 9 has title: The diary of Samuel Pepys. Pepysiana; or, Additional notes on the particulars of Pepys's life and on some passages in the diary, with appendixes Addeddate. The Diary of Samuel Pepys : For the First Time Fully Transcribed from the Shorthand Manuscript in the Pepysian Library, Volume 1 - Ebook written by Samuel Pepys, Henry Benjamin Wheatley.

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The s represent a turning point in English history, and for the main events - the /5(48).Samuel Pepys' Diary with information about his life and the 17th century background. Selected extracts are supported by a complete transcription of his shorthand text. Samuel Pepys Diary January The Complete Diary then I went to supper, and after that to make an end of this week's notes in this book, and so to bed.