TITLE

Sam Pepys from Walworth

AUTHOR(S)
Roose-Evans, James
PUB. DATE
September 2011
SOURCE
Slightly Foxed;Fall2011, Issue 31, p58
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on how the author was introduced by the catalogue of book dealer Malcolm Applin to the Cockney bookseller and writer Fred Bason in Walworth, England. It highlights the book of Fred titled "Diaries," which illustrator Nicolas Bentley notes as a record of hope triumphing over poverty, hunger and unemployment. It notes the second selection, edited by L. A. G. Strong, and the third selection, edited by Michael Sadleir, who also give their own description of Fred.
ACCESSION #
65561938

 

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