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Description - The Diary of Samuel Pepys: A Selection by Samuel Pepys

The 1660s represent a turning point in English history, and for the main events - the Restoration, the Dutch War, the Great Plague, the Fire of London - Pepys provides a definitive eyewitness account. Along with lively descriptions of his socializing, his amorous entanglements, his theatre-going & music-making. Unequalled for its frankness, high spirits & sharp observations, the diary is both a literary masterpiece & a marvellous portrait of 17th-century life.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780141439938
ISBN-10: 0141439939
Format: Paperback / softback
(198mm x 129mm x 49mm)
Pages: 1152
Imprint: Penguin Classics
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
Publish Date: 1-May-2003
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - Samuel Pepys

Samuel Pepys (1633-1703) achieved fame as a naval administrator & a friend & colleague of the powerful & learned. For nearly 10 years he kept a private diary in which he recorded life in Restoration London. Robert Latham edited the 11 volume edition of Pepys diary

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