SAMUEL PEPYS: [TRILOGY]. Samuel Pepys, Arthur Bryant.


. Comprising: 1. THE MAN IN THE MAKING. Pp. xiv+436, 4 plates, endpaper maps, bibliographical notes, index; 2/. THE YEARS OF PERIL. Pp. xiv+466, 6 plates, endpaper maps, appendix, bibliographical notes, index; 3/. THE SAVIOUR OF THE NAVY. Pp. [x]+452, 6 plates, appendices, bibliographical notes, index; each matching blue cloth, spines lettered in gilt; dust wrappers, foxed, backstrips faintly browned, edges lightly rubbed and split, with a few tiny chips, small piece torn from head of backstrip Volume I; name in ink at head of upper free endpaper Volumes I and III, bookseller's sticker at foot of upper free endpaper Volume III, some foxing (occasionally heavy, usually on the outer leaves), a few pages slightly browned; Collins, London, 1949 (Volumes I & III); 1952(Volume II). New editions, Volume I & II reprinted. *Bryant's biographical volumes on Pepys were first published in 1933, 1935 and 1938 respectively. A fourth volume, Pepys and the Revolution of 1688, appeared separately much later, in 1979. Item #138381

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