Pepys, Samuel 1633-1703.
Pepys, Samuel 1633-1703. Thompson, Roger 1933-. 260. a New York : b Columbia University Press, c 1977, c1976.
Samuel Pepys was an English naval administrator and Member of. .In total, Pepys wrote for approximately nine years.
Samuel Pepys was an English naval administrator and Member of Parliament who is now most famous for the diary he kept for a decade while still a relatively young man. By his hard work and his talent for administration, he rose to be the Chief Secretary to the Admiralty under both King Charles II and King James II. The detailed private diary Pepys kept from 1660 until 1669 was first published in the 19th century, and is one of the most important primary sources for the English Restoration period.
by Roger Thompson and Samuel Pepys.
SOURCE: Introduction to Samuel Pepys' Penny Merriments, Being a Collection of Chapbooks, full of.
Preface Acknowledgements Skeleton Chronology Introduction To Lead out the Army, by Zhuge Liang Requiem for Myself, by Tao Qian Address to the Crocodiles of Chaozhou, by Han Yu Goodbye to Penury Th. More).
In Samuel Pepys' library when he died was a collection of 115 tiny chapbooks which he had labelled "Penny Marriment. Since such chapbooks were shoddily produced and sold on street corners, few have survived. This unique collection (mostly dating from the 1680s), now housed in Magdalene College, Cambridge, and presented here in 80 extracts, gives a rare opportunity to savour an extraordinarily vivid, lively and amusing slice of contemporary life.
Whew, what a mouthful. Our titles these days are much shorter, with less syllables, easier to remember. To remember this, I simply refer to it as: Penny Merriments, a tome I found in a bookstore and considered a great find.
Samuel Pepys’ Penny Merriments. Author: Bridget Lowe. Apr. 14. 2010. Meet our second new blogger from the Spring 2010 issue: Bridget Lowe. Guest post by Bridget Lowe.
Samuel Pepys' Penny Merriments book The Samuel Pepys was an English naval administrator and Member of Parliament, who is now most famous for his diary.
Samuel Pepys' Penny Merriments book. A collection of chapbooks by Samuel Pepys. Because the collection is mostly full of things that have been excerpted, it is fine for an overall sense of the type of things in the collection, but lousy for trying to follow any one thing through for continuity's sake. The Samuel Pepys was an English naval administrator and Member of Parliament, who is now most famous for his diary. Although Pepys had no maritime experience, he rose by patronage, hard work and his talent for administration, to be the Chief Secretary to the Admiralty under King James II.
Author : Samuel Pepys,Roger Thompson Succinctly tracing the history of the genre in China in his introduction, Pollard then.
Author : Samuel Pepys,Roger Thompson. Publisher : Columbia University Press. Now, veteran sinologist David Pollard has selected and translated the best and most representative examples of Chinese prose writing from the third century to the contemporary period. Succinctly tracing the history of the genre in China in his introduction, Pollard then wittily and informatively introduces each writer chosen.