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John Evelyn and his world

a biography

by John Bowle

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Published by Routledge & Kegan Paul in London, Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Evelyn, John, 1620-1706.,
    • Diaries -- Authorship -- History -- 17th century.,
    • Diarists -- Great Britain -- Biography.,
    • Great Britain -- History -- Stuarts, 1603-1714 -- Biography.,
    • Great Britain -- Court and courtiers -- History -- 17th century.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJohn Bowle.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR3433.E5 Z59 1981
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 277 p., 8 p. of pl.
      Number of Pages277
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3838370M
      ISBN 100710007213
      LC Control Number81153158

      Evelyn Waugh, asserts Pryce-Jones, ""reigned most powerfully in the kingdom of disapproval."" His distaste with the way of the world expressed fictionally in hilarious grotesqueries, icy wit, and a contentious political and theological conservatism is examined most closely here by Malcolm Bradbury in his essay on Waugh's American ""obsession."". Sep 24,  · John Evelyn, writer, diarist John Evelyn (31 October – 27 February ) 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 Views: K.

      Publishing History This is a chart to show the publishing history of editions of works about this subject. Along the X axis is time, and on the y axis is the count of editions published. Sir John Evelyn (October 31, – February 27, ) was an English writer on the arts and sciences, and a founder member of the Royal jumicar-celle.com is now chiefly valued for the light which his letters and his diary (kept from to ) cast on the social, political and intellectual history of his times.

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The author quoted from their diaries and personal correspondence, but she generally summarized what was said (probably because that's easier to read and understand)/5(8).

John Evelyn, a courtier in the reign of Charles II, published his classic textbook Sylva inexhorting them to do so, and today virtually all of Britain’s million hectares ( million acres) of woodland consists of artificial plantations.

Other countries had managed their. The Diary of John Evelyn () is one of the principal literary sources for life and manners in the English seventeenth century. Evelyn was one of an influential group of men which included Wren, Pepys and Boyle; a founding member of the Royal Society, he was also a friend of Charles II, a Commissioner for sick seamen and prisoners of war during the Dutch Wars, a/5.

Dec 28,  · The Curious World of Samuel Pepys and John Evelyn by Margaret Willes review – in pursuit of knowledge A lavishly illustrated ‘cabinet of curiosities’ opens up.

John Evelyn and His World: A Biography Hardcover – 30 Apr by John Bowle (Author)5/5(1). Buy John Evelyn and His World: A Biography by John Bowle () by John Bowle (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible jumicar-celle.coms: 1. Some of these, including My own Ephemeris or Diarie, an autobiographical memoir based on the journal or common-place book kept by him ever since being eleven years of age, and his correspondence, were published posthumously as Memoirs illustrative of the Life and Writings of John Evelyn Esqre.

Portrait of John Evelyn by Sir Godfrey Kneller, John Evelyn, FRS (31 October  – 27 February ) was an English writer, gardener and diarist. John Evelyn's diary, or memoir, spanned the period of his adult life fromwhen he was a student, tothe year he died.

He did not write daily at. Sep 14,  · This book tells the tale of Evelyn and Evelyn, two Siamese twin sisters who share three legs, two arms, two hearts, three lungs and a single liver.

The two sisters go through a lot of pain, starting Evelyn Evelyn is a story told by Amanda Palmer (one half of The Dresden Dolls) and Jason Webley, and illustrated by Cynthia von Buhler/5.

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The Diary of John Evelyn () was for many years the principal window through which history viewed the English forester and horticulturalist, advocate of the arts, and founding member of. Sep 19,  · Samuel Pepys and John Evelyn are two of the most celebrated English diarists.

They were also extraordinary men and close friends. This first full portrait of that friendship transforms our understanding of their times. Pepys was earthy and shrewd, while Evelyn was a genteel aesthete, but both were drawn to intellectual pursuits. Arthur Evelyn St. John Waugh was an English writer of novels, biographies, and travel books; he was also a prolific journalist and book reviewer.

His most famous works include the early satires Decline and Fall and A Handful of Dust, the novel Brideshead Revisited, and the Second World War trilogy Sword of Honour. He is recognised as one of the great prose stylists of the English language in the 20th Children: 7, including Auberon Waugh.

To familiarize his countrymen with the philosophy of Epicurus, Evelyn published his translation of the first book of Lucretius’ De rerum natura infollowed by. John Evelyn () is best remembered for Sylva - his magnum opus - and his Diary. Alongside Pepys' diary, Evelyn's is as well known now as anything else written in their time.

The Diary of John Evelyn () is one of the principal literary sources for life and manners in the English seventeenth century.3/5(1). 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. Oct 29,  · Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. Project Gutenberg; 61, free ebooks; 7 by John Evelyn 7 by John Evelyn; The Diary of John Evelyn (Volume 1 of 2) by John Evelyn.

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Comprising His Diary, From the Year toand a Selection of His Familiar Letters. To Which is Subjoined, The Private Corr, and Elysium Britannicum, or the Royal Gardens (Penn Studies in Landscape Architecture), and more on ThriftBooks.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.