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Evelyn, John 1620-1706

Overview
Works: 933 works in 3,124 publications in 3 languages and 41,380 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Diaries  Sources  Bibliography  Records and correspondence  Handbooks and manuals  Personal correspondence  Business correspondence  Terminology 
Roles: Author, Translator, Former owner, sp1, Editor, Creator, Contributor
Classifications: DA447.E9, B
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Diary by John Evelyn( Book )

98 editions published between 1818 and 2006 in English and held by 849 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sometimes overshadowed by his friend and contemporary Samuel Pepys, Evelyn is the other great English diarist. His great interest is that he was privy to all the great men and events in his very long life and as a valued administrator he was also involved with many serious projects, such as combatting plague
The life of Mrs. Godolphin by John Evelyn( Book )

50 editions published between 1847 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Evelyn (1620-1706), a founder member of the Royal Society, was a horticulturalist and author, best remembered for his diaries. Throughout his prolific writings he exhibits a strong distaste for the corruption of life at court. The beautiful and pious Margaret Godolphin (1652-78), a courtier more than thirty years Evelyn's junior, with whom he struck up an intense friendship in 1672, was maid of honour in the household of Queen Catherine, wife of King Charles II. To Evelyn she represented the antithesis of the corruption he despised. Written as 'a record of her perfections' following her death in childbirth, this hagiographic biography reflects the extent of Evelyn's devotion. Left among his unrevised manuscripts, it was not published until 1847, nearly two centuries after its composition. Edited by the bishop and orator Samuel Wilberforce (1805-73), the work includes helpful notes and genealogical tables that elucidate the text
Diary by John Evelyn( Book )

32 editions published between 1651 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Acetaria; a discourse of sallets by John Evelyn( Book )

38 editions published between 1699 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The French gardiner : instructing how to cultivate all sorts of fruit-trees and herbs for the garden : together with directions to dry, and conserve them in their natural by Nicolas de Bonnefons( Book )

41 editions published between 1658 and 1980 in English and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The compleat gard'ner, or, Directions for cultivating and right ordering of fruit-gardens and kitchen-gardens : with divers reflections on several parts of husbandry, in six books : to which is added, his treatise of orange-trees, with the raising of melons, omitted in the French editions by Jean de La Quintinie( Book )

42 editions published between 1693 and 1982 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les conseils botaniques du jardinier favori de Louis XIV, concepteur du fameux potager du roi à Versailles. L'auteur montre comment planter et diriger un potager et un verger dans cet ouvrage à l'intéret la fois historique et pratique
Advice on establishing a library by Gabriel Naudé( Book )

19 editions published between 1661 and 1970 in English and French and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diary. Now first printed in full from the manuscripts belonging to Mr. John Evelyn, and as edited by E.S. de Beer by John Evelyn( Book )

2 editions published in 1955 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Represents a diary of the period from 1620 through 1706 during the reign of Charles I, Cromwell, Charles the II. Provides insights into what life was like during the 17th century in England
Particular friends : the correspondence of Samuel Pepys and John Evelyn by Samuel Pepys( Book )

10 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The diary of John Evelyn by John Evelyn( Book )

10 editions published in 1901 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The diary of John Evelyn (1620-1706)
Silva, or, A discourse of forest-trees, and the propagation of timber in His Majesty's dominions by John Evelyn( Book )

36 editions published between 1706 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kalendarium hortense, or, The gard'ners almanac : directing what he is to do monethly throughout the year : and what fruits and flowers are in prime by John Evelyn( Book )

18 editions published between 1666 and 1986 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of the three late, famous impostors, viz. Padre Ottomano, Mahomed Bei and Sabatai Sevi : the one, pretended son and heir to the late Grand Signior, the other, a prince of the Ottoman family, but in truth, a Valachian counterfeit, and the last, the suppos'd Messiah of the Jews, in the year of the true Messiah, 1666 : with a brief account of the ground and occasion of the present war between the Turk and the Venetian : together with the cause of the final extirpation, destruction and exile of the Jews out of the Empire of Persia by John Evelyn( Book )

17 editions published between 1669 and 1962 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The epistle dedicatory" signed: J.E. Attributed to John Evelyn. Cf. BM. Reproduction of original in Huntington Library. (marc) 12102375. (stc) Wing E3490. (stc) Arber's Term cat. I 9. (stc) Keynes, G. John Evelyn 89. (vid) 54134. (DLPS) A38790.0001.001. http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A38790.0001.001. http://quod.lib.umich.edu/t/text/accesspolicy.html. This keyboarded and encoded edition of the work described above is co-owned by the institutions providing financial support to the Early English Books Online Text Creation Partnership. Searching, reading, printing, or downloading EEBO-TCP texts is reserved for the authorized users of these project partner institutions. Permission must be granted for subsequent distribution, in print or electronically, of this text, in whole or in part. Please contact project staff at eebotcp-info@umich.edu for further information or permissions. Ottomano, -- Padre, -- b. 1641?. Mehmet Bey. Shabbethai Tzevi, -- 1626-1676. Jews -- Iran. Venice (Italy) -- History -- Turkish Wars, 17th century
Tyrannus, or, the mode : in a discourse of sumptuary lawes by John Evelyn( Book )

13 editions published between 1661 and 1976 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fumifugium, or, The inconveniencie of the aer and smoak of London dissipated : together with some remedies humbly proposed by John Evelyn( Book )

12 editions published between 1661 and 1980 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Navigation and commerce, their original and progress : containing a succinct account of traffick in general : its benefits and improvements : of discoveries, wars, and conflicts at sea, from the original of navigation to this day, with special regard to the English nation : their several voyages and expeditions, to the beginning of our late differences with Holland : in which His Majesties title to the dominion of the sea is asserted, against the novel, and later pretenders by John Evelyn( Book )

21 editions published between 1674 and 1973 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Page 115 is tightly bound with loss of text in the filmed copy. Pages 110-end photographed from Harvard University Libraries copy and inserted at end. Reproduction of original in Huntington Library. (marc) 13254787. (stc) Wing E3504. (stc) Arber's Term cat. I 171. (stc) Keynes, G. John Evelyn 92. (vid) 98674. (DLPS) A38802.0001.001. http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A38802.0001.001. http://quod.lib.umich.edu/t/text/accesspolicy.html. This keyboarded and encoded edition of the work described above is co-owned by the institutions providing financial support to the Early English Books Online Text Creation Partnership. Searching, reading, printing, or downloading EEBO-TCP texts is reserved for the authorized users of these project partner institutions. Permission must be granted for subsequent distribution, in print or electronically, of this text, in whole or in part. Please contact project staff at eebotcp-info@umich.edu for further information or permissions. Commerce -- History -- Early works to 1800. Navigation -- History -- Early works to 1800
Sculptura; or, The history and art of chalcography, and engraving in copper: by John Evelyn( Book )

31 editions published between 1755 and 1769 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Particular friends : the correspondence of Samuel Pepys and John Evelyn
Alternative Names
E, I. 1620-1706

E., I. (Iohn Evelyn), 1620-1706

E., J. 1620-1706

E., J. (John Evelyn), 1620-1706

Evelyn, Iohn 1620-1706

Evelyn J. 1620-1706

Evelyn, Johann 1620-1706

Evelyn, Johannes 1620-1706

Evelyn, John

I. E.

I. E 1620-1706

I. E (Iohn Evelyn), 1620-1706

Ioannes Evelyn

J. E.

J., E. 1620-1706

J. E (John Evelyn), 1620-1706

John Evelyn

John Evelyn Brits auteur

John Evelyn écrivain britannique

John Evelyn englischer Autor und Gärtner

John Evelyn Escritor, jardinero y autor de un diario

John Evelyn scrittore inglese

Phileleutheros 1620-1706

Phileutheros 1620-1706

Philocepos 1620-1706

Джон Ивлин

Ивлин, Джон

Эвелин Д. 1620-1706

جون إيفلين

ジョン・イーヴリン

约翰·伊夫林

約翰·艾伏林

Languages
English (736)

Latin (1)

French (1)

Covers
Particular friends : the correspondence of Samuel Pepys and John EvelynBetween the ancients and the moderns : Baroque culture in Restoration EnglandJohn Evelyn : living for ingenuityTransformations of love : the friendship of John Evelyn and Margaret GodolphinThe life of Mrs. GodolphinJohn Evelyn and his milieu