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Robert Latham was Pepys Librarian at Magdalene College, Cambridge. In addition to editing the eleven volumes of The Diary of Samuel Pepys, he was the editor of the acclaimed Shorter Pepys (1985) and A Pepys Anthology (1988), both published by University of California Press. William Matthews was Professor of English at the University of California, Los Angeles.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Pepys, Samuel, 1633-1703 Diaries, Great Britain Social life and customs 17th century Sources, Great Britain History Charles II, 1660-1685 Sources, Cabinet officers Great Britain Diaries, Diarists Great Britain Diaries