Samuel Pepys: The Unequalled Self

Samuel Pepys: The Unequalled Self

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For a decade, beginning in 1660, an ambitious young London civil servant kept an astonishingly candid account of his life during one of the most defining periods in British history. In Samuel Pepys, Claire Tomalin offers us a fully realized and richly nuanced portrait of this man, whose inadvertent masterpiece would establish him as the greatest diarist in the English language.

Against the backdrop of plague, civil war, and regicide, with John Milton composing diplomatic… (more)

Book Details  

Publisher: Vintage (December 18, 2007)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 528 pages

File size: 6.2 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

Awards: Whitbread Book Award for Biography 2002 winner

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