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John Evelyn and his times.

Beatrice Saunders

John Evelyn and his times.

by Beatrice Saunders

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Published by Pergamon Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Evelyn, John, -- 1620-1706

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 203 p.
    Number of Pages203
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23751500M

    John Evelyn's bindings / Mirjam Foot ; John Evelyn and his books / Giles Mandelbrote ; John Evelyn and the print / Antony Griffiths ; Sayes court revisited / Mark Laird 'A sublime and noble service': Evelyn and the Church of England / John Spurr 'Action to the Purpose': Evelyn, Greenwich, and the sick and wounded seamen / Gillian Darley ; John. John Evelyn and His Times eBook: Beatrice Saunders: : Kindle Store. Skip to main content. Try Prime Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Orders Try Prime Basket. Kindle Store Go Search Hello Select your address.

    John Evelyn, Cook is a transcript of his manuscript recipe book, which contains the originals of many of the recipes contained in the Appendix to Acetaria. Christopher Driver Review by Helem Simpson in The Times Literary Supplement (Jul ). Hitherto John Evelyn has principally been known from his Diary. The Archive allows him to be seen in his true milieu, that of the community of seventeenth century intellectuals who aimed to establish a major programme of scientific and technological development, linked with social and economic progress.

    Click to read more about John Evelyn and His Times by Beatrice Saunders. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers4/5.   Buried among the voluminous collections of correspondence, literary manuscripts and family papers held in the British Library’s John Evelyn Archive is a folio of drawings (Add MS A-S). One of the sketches it contains is probably the work of his friend John Aubrey (–), the antiquary and biographer, but the others are in Evelyn’s (–) own .


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John Evelyn and His Times Paperback – Novem by Beatrice Saunders (Author) › Visit Amazon's Beatrice Saunders Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Are you an author. Learn about Author Central Cited by: 1. John Evelyn and His Times presents an account of the life and works of diarist John Evelyn.

Evelyn came to manhood when the struggle between King Charles I and his people was tearing the country apart. : John Evelyn and His Times eBook: Beatrice Saunders: Kindle Store. Skip to main content. Try Prime Kindle Store Go Search EN Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in. Description John John Evelyn and his times.

book and His Times presents an account of the life and works of diarist John Evelyn. Evelyn came to manhood when the struggle between King Book Edition: 1. John Evelyn () has long been known as one of the best-loved of English diarists. But he was much else besides: gardener, environmentalist, connoisseur, bibliophile, intellectual in government service, influential lay Anglican in fact the quintessential virtuoso of seventeenth century England and a key figure in the assimilation of European culture there.

Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. John Evelyn and his times by Beatrice Saunders,Pergamon Press edition, in English - [1st ed.]Cited by: 1. And, although one of his houses—Wotton House, near Dorking—has been extensively rebuilt, and the other—Sayes Court, Deptford, with its lovely garden—has now completely disappeared, this gentle virtuoso continues to exist through the books he left behind him.

When John Evelyn was born inthe pattern of life at Wotton was very much. John Evelyn, (born Oct. 31,Wotton, Surrey, Eng.—died Feb.

27,Wotton), English country gentleman, author of some 30 books on the fine arts, forestry, and religious Diary, kept all his life, is considered an invaluable source of information on the social, cultural, religious, and political life of 17th-century England.

Son of a wealthy landowner, after studying. John Evelyn was an English writer, gardener and diarist. Evelyn's diaries or Memoirs are largely contemporaneous with those of the other noted diarist of the time, Samuel Pepys, and cast considerable light on the art, culture and politics of the time (he witnessed the deaths of Charles I and Oliver Cromwell, the last Great Plague of London, and the Great Fire of London in )/5.

John Evelyn has books on Goodreads with ratings. John Evelyn’s most popular book is The Diary of John Evelyn.

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Top American Libraries Canadian Libraries Universal Library Community Texts Project Gutenberg Biodiversity Heritage Library Children's Library. Open Library. Book Description: A prolific author and founding member of the Royal Society, John Evelyn () was one of the most remarkable intellectuals in late seventeenth-century English society.

While his diary has long been considered second only to that of Samuel Pepys in importance, until quite recently his papers were inaccessible to scholars. Genre/Form: Biographies History Biography: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Saunders, Beatrice.

John Evelyn and his times. Oxford, New York, Pergamon Press []. This new biography of John Evelyn, diarist, scholar, and intellectual virtuoso (), is the first account to make full use of his huge unpublished archive, deposited at the British Library in This crucial material permits a broader and richer picture of Evelyn, his life, and his friendships than permitted by his own celebrated diaries.

Summary: John Evelyn and His Times presents an account of the life and works of diarist John Evelyn. Evelyn came to manhood when the struggle between King Charles I and his people was tearing the country apart.

A Founder Fellow of the Royal Society (), Evelyn wrote the first book to be published by the Society, Sylva, or a Discourse on Forest Trees (), in which he argued for a policy of tree planting to ensure the maintenance of the Navy.

He is best known, however, for his Diary, which provides a detailed record of and commentary on his times.

Evelyn, John, Memoirs of John Evelyn comprising his diary, fromand a selection of his familiar letters, to which is subjoined, the private correspondence between King Charles I.

and Sir Edward Nicholas; also between Sir Edward Hyde, afterwards Earl of Clarendon, and Sir Richard Browne, ambassador to the Court of France, in the time of King. Skip to main content. Browse Subjects. Art and Architecture; Biography; Business; Classics; Economics; Health and Medicine.

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John Evelyn and His Times presents an account of the life and works of diarist John Evelyn. Evelyn came to manhood when the struggle between King Charles I and his people was tearing the country apart.

He was a scholar, a historian, an expert horticulturist and forester, a connoisseur of pictures, an authority on architecture, painting, engraving, and medals.

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