Margaret Willes on Samuel Pepys & John Evelyn

19 December 2017

In her latest work The Curious World of Samuel Pepys and John Evelyn, Margaret Willes paints an intimate portrait of two of England's most beloved diarists.

Here Margaret Willes explores the characters of Samuel Pepys and John Evelyn, as well as their hobbies, backgrounds, and their part in the formation of the Royal Society. To find out more about The Curious World of Samuel Pepys and John Evelyn, please click here.

Margaret Willes has written several books for Yale University Press, including The Gardens of the British Working Class.