Essays Tagged: "Samuel Pepys"

A really short multi-paragraphed essay on Samuel Pepys role as a citizen of London, as a husband and as a master.

Megan DrysdaleSamuel Pepys essayEnglish 12April 08, 2002The Journal of Samuel PepysThrough his extensive journals ... ny guests over, such as having "Mr. Creed and my brother Tom dine with me."As a master and husband, Samuel Pepys was quick to anger over small circumstances, such as his "wife's clothes lie carelessly ...

(2 pages) 45 0 3.6 Apr/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

18th Literature

ed by French classical taste. This period pertained to traditional values and 'wit'. The Diary of Samuel Pepys written by Samuel Pepys and A Journel of the Plague Years by Daniel Defoe are just a f ... y Daniel Defoe are just a few examples of literary works from the Restoration Period. The Diary of Samuel Pepys is also an example of journalistic fiction. In the excerpts from Pepys' diary, he show ...

(3 pages) 149 0 3.5 Feb/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

A comparison of the characters in the poem (by Samuel Pepys) and short story (written by Elizabeth Bowen) both entitled 'Demond Lover'.

story end on bad notes, one with death and the other with something seemingly worse.In the poem by Samuel Pepys, a married woman with two children is confronted with what she believes is her former l ...

(3 pages) 43 0 3.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Understanding the Great Plaque of London 1665 through the diary of Samuel Pepys

The work of Samuel Pepys it can be said offers one of the best contemporary accounts of the Great Plague of Lond ...

(8 pages) 39 0 5.0 Apr/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

British Beer and Pub Culture

, beer and pub become one of the most important part of British traditional culture. The writing of Samuel Pepys described the pub as the heart of England and the beer as its soul. In this essay, beer ... new friends, communicating and social activities (e.g.: watching football matches).The writings of Samuel Pepys describe the pub as the heart of England and the beer as its soul.British pub has accur ...

(7 pages) 22 0 4.3 Jan/2009

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

PTSD Research Paper

so defines other experiences. In 1666 Great Fire of London is a great example of other experiences. Samuel Pepys an Englishman who lived in London during the 1600s wrote about his experiences during t ...

(5 pages) 1 0 0.0 Nov/2014

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature