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Most recently annotated Diary Entries

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Friday 29 May 1663 by San Diego Sarah

Pepys has made a mistake: Today is Charles II's birthday. He was…

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Wednesday 27 May 1663 by Bill

Seemingly unrelated, but "high falutin" has a similar definition to…

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Tuesday 26 May 1663 by Terry Foreman

"So calling her Mrs. Ashwell implies an element of respect for…

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Monday 25 May 1663 by john

"The Merck" has moved to here:…

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Sunday 26 May 1667 by Terry Foreman

"I took another book, Mr. Boyle’s of Colours, and there read, where I…

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Wednesday 20 May 1663 by Terry Foreman

Chris Squire UK: you might post that to this site's Encyclopedia…

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Thursday 21 May 1663 by Terry Foreman

NJ Lois, you seem to imply members of the Reformed Churches "did not…

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Sunday 24 May 1663 by Louise Hudson

NJ Lois--Sam may know right from wrong but as we know, he gives into…

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Saturday 23 May 1663 by Jonathan V

Nice link. And there they have a translation of the motto, as "By…

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Monday 18 May 1663 by Chris Squire UK

‘Cupboard’ = sideboard is 14th century (cup board - geddit?); =…


Most recently annotated Letters

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Samuel Pepys to John Evelyn by Claire Martin

"If it thwart noe occasions of yours it might be usefull that you…

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Samuel Pepys to John Evelyn by Terry Foreman

Dr. Parry-Jones, In the article on Elizabeth in the L&M Companion…

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Samuel Pepys to John Evelyn by Terry Foreman

"It is implicit, though, from the content of this letter that P had…


Most recently annotated Encyclopedia Topics

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Winifred Gosnell by San Diego Sarah

"... then to the Duke’s house, and there saw “The Slighted Mayde,”…

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Denham's 'Poems and translations' by Terry Foreman

Poems and translations with the Sophy / written by the Honourable Sir…


Most recently commented-on In-Depth Articles

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A Walk with Ferrers by Sasha Clarkson

There was no direct English precedent for granting precedence and…

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The Garden at the Navy Office by John York

A coloured version of the 1742 print at a larger scale may be found…


Most recently commented-on Site News Posts

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Roll Call. Say hello! by Mary Ellen

Greetings from Illinois. I am more or less speed reading thru this…

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New search feature by Terry Foreman

Phil. Thanks for this! I've found myself using Google and the…

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A new design by Chris Squire UK

Samuel Pepys already has a Facebook page which doesn’t link…