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Mr. Pepys of Seething Lane

Cecil Abernethy

Mr. Pepys of Seething Lane

by Cecil Abernethy

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Published by White Lion Publishers in London, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • London (England)
    • Subjects:
    • Pepys, Samuel, 1633-1703 -- Fiction.,
    • Cabinet officers -- Fiction.,
    • Diarists -- Fiction.,
    • London (England) -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementCecil Abernethy.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ4.A143 Mi8, PS3551.B38 Mi8
      The Physical Object
      Pagination384 p. ;
      Number of Pages384
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5230856M
      ISBN 100856173630
      LC Control Number75300889
      OCLC/WorldCa1257199

        We parted, he to go to the inne where he is lodging, and I home to Seething Lane and to bed. 2nd. Early with a Mr. Heatherton about Sir Wm. Penn’s concerns in reference to Fleet victualing. The details are many and will involve much time. Dined with Mr. H at Mr. Crew’s, on my favourite venison pasty. After dinner I went to the Cheese, where. Seething Lane is a street in the City of connects All Hallows-by-the-Tower, Byward Street, with St Olave's Church, Hart street is named after an Old English expression meaning "full of chaff", which was derived from the nearby corn market in Fenchurch Street. Samuel Pepys lived there and is buried in St Olave's Church at the junction with Hart Street.

        From the time Samuel Pepys was appointed Clerk of the Acts in and moved his household from Axe Yard to Seething Lane, he regularly attended St. Olave’s Church. Standing at the corner of Hart Street and Seething Lane, just a stone’s throw from the Tower of London, the present church, built about , is one of the few churches that. Seething Lane Area in – Showing the locations of Samuel Pepys’ Lodgings (BLUE); the parish church of St. Olave, Hart Street (RED) and that most likely for the Three Tuns Tavern (YELLOW) This district, in the north-eastern part of the city, was one of the few areas which escaped the Great Fire.

      Get cozy and expand your home library with a large online selection of books at Fast & Free shipping on many items! Mr. Pepys of Seething Lane by Cecil Abernethy. 1st edition INSCRIBED book. $ or Best Offer. FAST 'N FREE. Watch. The church itself was only slightly damaged, and is much as Pepys would remember it. After crossing Great Tower Street (stopping only to wonder at the endless river of traffic and the infernal din it makes) Pepys, or his ghost, would come to the foot of Seething Lane. This is the street where he lived during the ten years he kept his famed diary.


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Cecil Abernethy is the author of Mr. Pepys Of Seething Lane ( avg rating, 2 ratings, 0 Mr. Pepys of Seething Lane book, published ) and MR Pepys of Seething Lane ( av 5/5(2). Pauline on 11 Jul • Link From Claire Tomalin's "Samuel Pepys: The Unequalled Self" (pp) (how Sam gets his house in Seething Lane) "A house came with the Navy Board job, and the story of how Pepys moved into his house, like so much that was.

It was not until the end of the year that the Plague had “abated almost to nothing,” and he could look forward for a return to Seething Lane. This happy event took place on Janu When Pepys went to the City, he was relieved and surprised when he found shopkeepers, even pretty ones, still on their feet.

All back to normal, then. Pepys, who lived across the road on Seething Lane, would have known the church well. It was from the tower of All Hallows that our man watched the Great Fire unfold. His wife was back in Seething Lane, and ‘to our great joy the town fills apace, and shops begin to be open again’.

It is important to recall that the plague was only one among a procession of nigh-apocalyptic experiences that Pepys’s generation lived through: the Civil War, King Charles I’s execution, the transition from. Audio Books & Poetry Community Audio Computers, Technology and Science Music, Arts & Culture News & Public Affairs Non-English Audio Spirituality & Religion.

Librivox Free Audiobook. Full text of "Mr Pepys Of Seething Lane" See other formats. Samuel Pepys FRS (/ p iː p s / PEEPS; 23 February – 26 May ) was an administrator of the navy of England and Member of Parliament who is most famous for the diary he kept for a decade while still a relatively young man.

Pepys had no maritime experience, but he rose to be the Chief Secretary to the Admiralty under both King Charles II and King James II through patronage, hard work Alma mater: Magdalene College, Cambridge. Mr Pepys of Seething Lane by Cecil Abernethy and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   In Seething Lane, where Pepys lived for the greater part of his time as a diarist, it must have seethed.

The City of London, now a Fabergé eggshell from which the human meat is. Get this from a library. Pepys of Seething Lane; a narrative. [Cecil Emory Abernethy] -- Samuel Pepys was a familiar figure in the teeming city of London in the s. By day, he conducted official business for His Majesty, King Charles II, picking his way among the human derelicts of.

Pepys, who lived across the road on Seething Lane, would have known the church well. It was from the tower of All Hallows that our man watched the Great Fire unfold: I up to the top of Barking steeple, and there saw the saddest sight of desolation that I ever saw; every where great fires, oyle-cellars, and brimstone, and other things burning.

Samuel Pepys moved into this parish when he was appointed Commissioner of the Navy Board and came to live next to the Navy Office at the rear of the church, noting his arrival at “my house in Seething Lane” in his journal on July 18th It was here that Pepys recorded the volatile events of the subsequent decade, the Plague and the Fire.

Get this from a library. Pepys of Seething Lane. [Cecil Abernethy]. His meticulously indexed collection of books is preserved in Cambridge His new home, in Seething Lane near the Tower of London, came with his new job at the Navy Board.

Samuel Pepys. Pepys looked out of his window, saw only a small blaze and returned to bed. The house in Seething Lane was east of Pudding Lane and there was a strong east wind which meant that the fire was being blown away from the Navy Office.

Pepys got up about am and realised that the fire had really taken hold. I found this fictional work based on Mr. Pepys Diary delightful as well as a good review of the year of the great plague in London, the great fire, and the results of the fire in killing rats (hence fleas) and ameliorating the spread of the plague in the great urban center of London.

I don't remember when i read it. I had to add this book manually/5(23). Pepys's diary Photo: GETTY. As we strolled from All Hallows to another important place in Pepys’s life, Seething Lane, EC3, the curators joked that they had wanted to. At home with Mr and Mrs Pepys.

By Sue Nicholson, 23 September Samuel Pepys was anxious. He had been promised a house to go with his new job at the Navy Office, at the extraordinary salary of £ per newly restored Monarchy meant a complete changeover of staff in all areas of the administration.