We strive to deliver the best value to our customers and ensure complete satisfaction for all our textbook rentals.
You can return your online books for any reason within our refund period – no questions asked.
Every order is available for express shipping, and return shipping is always free.
You'll be happy with the quality of your books (or we'll ship you another one on our dime).
You can extend your rental at any time – at the same cheap daily rental rate.
If you decide to keep the book it will never cost more than the purchase price.
As always, you have access to over 5 million titles. Plus, you can choose from 5 rental periods, so you only pay for what you’ll use. And if you ever run into trouble, our top-notch U.S. based Customer Service team is ready to help by email, chat or phone.
Supplemental materials are not guaranteed for used textbooks or rentals (access codes, DVDs, workbooks).
Particular Friends: The Correspondence of Samuel Pepys and John Evelyn (First Person Singular)
by:Guy De la Bédoyère
Samuel Pepys and John Evelyn first came to know each other during the Second Dutch War (1664-7). As the plague raged in the London they loved, both were preoccupied with the business of casualties from the war, Pepys as Clerk of the Acts and Evelyn as a Commissioner for Sick and Wounded and Prisoners of War. Nearly forty years later they were still...
Samuel Pepys and John Evelyn first came to know each other during the Second Dutch War (1664-7). As the plague raged in the London they loved, both were preoccupied with the business of casualties from the war, Pepys as Clerk of the Acts and Evelyn as a Commissioner for Sick and Wounded and Prisoners of War. Nearly forty years later they were still corresponding, but now exchanging remedies for the afflictions of old age. Their friendship and their relations with others, as recorded in their famous diaries and letters, provide an exceptional opportunity to witness life at the heart of Restoration England and the late seventeenth century. Remarkably, their correspondence has never been published in its entirety, even though Pepys and Evelyn are revealed in fresh dimensions as many details of their lives and friendship emerge which go unmentioned, or are barely alluded to, in the diaries. Particular Friends includes every letter which could be located [some of which have been lost for more than a hundred years]. The complete text of each has been newly transcribed and fully annotated.This is a revised and updated edition, including the texts of two newly discovered letters.
Out of Stock
We're fresh out of that one today.
So sorry. Try back another time as our inventory fluctuates daily.
Since launching the first textbook rental site in 2006, BookRenter has never wavered from our mission to make education more affordable for all students. Every day, we focus on delivering students the best prices, the most flexible options, and the best service on earth. On March 13, 2012 BookRenter.com, Inc. formally changed its name to Rafter, Inc. We are still the same company and the same people, only our corporate name has changed.