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Author: Mark Twain
Publisher: Applewood Books
Keywords: diary, eve, adam, extracts
Number of Pages: 106
Published: 2000-08-01
ISBN-10: 1557094985
ISBN-13: 9781557094988

Written at the end of Twain's career, Extracts from Adam's Diary was first published in 1897 and Extracts from Eve's Diary in 1905. Twain's Adam was based on himself while Eve was modelled after his wife Livy. It is fitting that these two essays be joined together in one package.
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Author: Samuel Pepys
Publisher: University of California Press
Keywords: diary, extracts, pepys, illustrated
Number of Pages: 260
Published: 1978
ISBN-10: 0520036336
ISBN-13: 9780520036338

Illustrated version of selected passages from Pepys' diary between 1660 and 1669, showing his robust enjoyment of both his public and private lives
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Author: Richard Grayson
Publisher: Richard Grayson
Keywords: brooklyn, winter
Number of Pages: 190
Published: 2010-01-30
ISBN-10: 0557257417
ISBN-13: 9780557257416

The author of WITH HITLER IN NEW YORK, LINCOLN'S DOCTOR'S DOG, I SURVIVED CARACAS TRAFFIC and other short story collections has kept a daily diary for forty years, since he was 18 in the summer of 1969.Here are entries from his diary for the winter of 1971-72, when he was a 20-year-old junior at Brooklyn College.
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Author: Anna Green Winslow
Publisher: Applewood Books
Keywords: winslow, anna, diary
Number of Pages: 161
Published: 1997-06-01
ISBN-10: 1557094470
ISBN-13: 9781557094476

A rare view of colonial life from a bright and sensitive 12 year old girl from Nova Scotia, who was sent to Boston in 1770 by her parents to be educated in Boston schools. The diary was not published until 1894 when it was issued with notes and an introduction by Alice Morse Earle.
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Author: Henry A Shute
Publisher: Applewood Books
Keywords: real, diary
Number of Pages: 145
Published: 2001
ISBN-10: 1557095310
ISBN-13: 9781557095312

Originally published in 1902, this is a classic fictional diary of a real eleven-year-old boy growing up in New England in the 1860's. With this work, Shute, who later became known as the "Mark Twain of New England,"gained national recognition. Contains numerous black and white illustrations throughout.
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Author: Richard Grayson
Publisher: Richard Grayson
Keywords: brooklyn, spring
Number of Pages: 220
Published: 2010-01-30
ISBN-10: 0557281954
ISBN-13: 9780557281954

The author of WITH HITLER IN NEW YORK, LINCOLN'S DOCTOR'S DOG, I SURVIVED CARACAS TRAFFIC and other short story collections has kept a daily diary for forty years, since he was 18 in the summer of 1969.Here are entries from his diary for the spring of 1975, when he was a 23-year-old student in the creative writing MFA program at Brooklyn College.
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Author: James Tyson
Publisher: Applewood Books
Keywords: california, physician, diary
Number of Pages: 98
Published: 2010-09-23
ISBN-10: 1429045574
ISBN-13: 9781429045575

Dr. James L. Tyson sailed from Baltimore for California in January 1849, crossing the Isthmus and sailing on to San Francisco. Diary of a physician in California (1850) recounts his 1849 tour of the Northern Mines in search of a likely place for his medical practice and his hospital at Cold Spring, where his patients included a number of Oregonians. Tyson closes his hospital at the end of the summer, sailing from San Francisco as a ship's physician, crossing the Isthmus and landing in the United States in December 1849. His diary pays special attention to miners' health and working conditions
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