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PEPYS, Samuel.

Rare books by Samuel Pepys, including first editions, copies in fine bindings, and handsome library sets of his Diary.

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  1. The Diary of Samuel Pepys.

    The Diary of Samuel Pepys.

    Transcribed from the shorthand manuscript in the Pepysian Library Magdalene College Cambridge by the Rev. Mynors Bright... With Lord Braybrooke’s notes. Edited with additions by Henry B. Wheatley F.S.A.
    First Wheatley edition, "the fullest edition of the diary before the Latham one [1970-83]" (ODNB); this set extra-illustrated with the addition of 483 engravings, as described on the extra letterpress title in each volume (dated 1919: "printed for the illustrator", i.e. the collector of the additional illustrations): "being Portraits of Persons, Views of Places, and other objects of interest mentioned in the text". Learn More
    £2,000

    Date of Publication: 1893

    Published: London

    Stock Code: 114622

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  2. The Diary.

    The Diary.

    Transcribed from the Shorthand Manuscript in the Pepysian Library Magdalene College Cambridge by the Rev. Mynors Bright ... With Lord Braybrooke’s Notes. Edited with Additions by Henry B. Wheatley.
    An attractively bound set of Pepys's diary. Learn More
    £975

    Date of Publication: 1912

    Published: London

    Stock Code: 107304

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