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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. 116143
    First edition of this key historical record of Restoration London, which remained unprinted for more than 150 years after its original composition. The text was painstakingly deciphered from Pepys's shorthand by a penniless student who did not realise that the manual for the system, Thomas Shelton's Tutor to Tachygraphy... Learn More
    £7,500

    Stock Code: 116143

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  2. The Diary of Samuel Pepys.
    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... Learn More
    £2,000

    Stock Code: 114622

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  3. 122102
    First edition, first impression. Learn More
    £500

    Stock Code: 122102

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