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Young Mr Pepys

John E. N. Hearsey

Young Mr Pepys

by John E. N. Hearsey

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  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Constable in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Pepys, Samuel, 1633-1703 -- Childhood and youth.,
    • Cabinet officers -- Great Britain -- Biography.,
    • Great Britain -- Social life and customs -- 17th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      Statement[by] John E. N. Hearsey.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA447.P4 H38 1973
      The Physical Object
      Pagination307, [13] p.
      Number of Pages307
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5083419M
      ISBN 100094591407
      LC Control Number74154511

      Sara George, Author, George, Author Thomas Dunne Books $ (p) ISBN Today is the birthday () of Samuel Pepys PRS, an administrator of the navy of England, Member of Parliament, and president of the Royal Society, 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 Charles.

      Read February - of The Diary of Samuel Pepys by Samuel Pepys. The text begins: February 1st (Friday). A full office all this morning, and busy about answering the Commissioners of Parliament to their letter, wherein they desire to borrow two clerks of ours, which we will not grant them. After dinner into London and bought some books, and a belt, and had my sword new furbished. Toby and the great fire of London I thought was a fantastic book based on historical facts but made appealing to children. It was based on a young boy (Toby) whom lives above where he works. When realised that Mr Peyps diary has yet to be returned to him Toby rushes out to make this delivery only to find the Great Fire of London starting.

      Boscobel, or the History of the Most Miraculous Preservation of King Charles II., After the Battle of Worcester, September the Third, To Which Is Added the Kings Own Account of His Adventures, Dictated to Mr. Samuel Pepys (Classic Reprint).   The Diary of A Young Man's Journey To Self-Discovery. Book. The Diary of A little Girl. The Diary of Samuel Pepys, Book. The Diary of Samuel Pepys: A Selection. Book. The Diary of Sanele Mzimela. Book Series. The Diary of She. Author. The Diary of Sindiswa Thavhana. Personal Blog. The Diary of Sis.


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Deb takes the position in Pepys’ household in order to escape from the tyranny of sour-faced Aunt Beth. Most famous for his meticulous diary, Samuel Pepys recorded among other things aspects of his work as Clerk of the Acts of His Majesty's Royal Navy.

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Review: &#;Samuel Pepys and His Books&#; by Kate Loveman. By Sue Nicholson, 13 November Mens cuiusque is est quisque: the mind is the man.

Pepys adopted this quote from Cicero as his motto in later life. He had bookplates made featuring the Latin inscription beneath a portrait of himself in flourishing middle age.

Young Mr Pepys. Pepys, Samuel] Hearsey, John E.N. Published by Constable, London () ISBN ISBN 13 Yes (illustrator). This is the diary and biography of Samuel Pepys.

Book is in very good condition with light wear and light foxing; jacket is in good condition with foxing and edgewear.

indexed pages, x 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 Press.

Elizabeth Pepys has remained a shadowy figure since the celebrated 17th- century diary of her husband Samuel was published. Now, years after Mrs Pepys's death, the public will at last be able. Pepys’s account of Mr. Brisband’s experience reads: He saw four little girls, very young ones, all kneeling, each of them, upon one knee; and one begun the first line, whispering in the ear of the next, and the second to the third, and the third to the fourth, and she to the first.

Young Mr Pepys. Pepys, Samuel] Hearsey, John E.N. Published by Constable, London () ISBN ISBN Yes (illustrator). This is the diary and biography of Samuel Pepys.

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Desperate to escape her domineering aunt, Deb Willet thinks the post of companion to well-respected Elisabeth Pepys is the answer to her prayers.