This is the perfect introduction to 'The Diary of Samuel Pepys', with Diary extracts arranged by subject. In this short anthology, selected from Samuel Pepys's famous Diary, passages are collected together by subject, providing a fresh look at some of the themes that run through the massive complete work. Robert and Linnet Latham's lively and skilful presentation allows you to become absorbed in a single topic without interruption.
And for the first time, we can read as continuous narrative some of the stories interwoven with daily events. For anyone unfamiliar with Pepys, this anthology will serve as a delightful introduction, while lovers of the Diary will take pleasure in rediscovering favourite passages.