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Richetti, John

The Life of Daniel Defoe: A Critical Biography

Richetti, John - The Life of Daniel Defoe: A Critical Biography, ebook

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The Life of Daniel Defoe examines the entire range of Defoe’s writing in the context of what is known about his life and opinions.

  • Features extended and detailed commentaries on Defoe’s political, religious, moral, and economic journalism, as well as on all of his narrative fictions, including Robinson Crusoe
  • Places emphasis on Defoe’s distinctive style and rhetoric
  • Situates his work within the precise historical circumstances of the eighteenth-century in which Defoe was an important and active participant
  • Now available in paperback

 

Keywords:

Daniel Defoe, literary biography, 18th century English literature, travel writing genre, Robinson Crusoe, Roxana, English novel, Defoe and journalism, Defoe economic journalism, political pamphlets, Defoe and satire, English literary history, Moll Flanders, Journal of the Plague Year

, Literary Biography
Author(s)
Publisher
John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
Publication year
2005
Language
en
Edition
1
Series
Wiley Blackwell Critical Biographies
Page amount
424 pages
Category
Personal history
Format
Ebook
eISBN (ePUB)
9781119118008
Printed ISBN
9781119045304

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