The Diary of Samuel Pepys 1661

Unabridged Audiobook

Written By: Samuel Pepys

Narrated By: Nicole Lee

Publisher: LibriVox

Date: January 2017

Duration: 5 hours 47 minutes

Summary:

Samuel Pepys was the first Secretary to the Admiralty during the reign of Charles II, instrumental in developing the Royal Navy and witness to some of the most significant events of the Restoration period, including the Great Fire of London. His famous diary, which covers a period of some ten years, throws a frank and intimate light on a fascinating period, through the lens of a vigorous, intelligent and refreshingly candid and extrovert personality. This volume covers the second year of the diary. (Summary by Nicole Lee)

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