The Life of Daniel Defoe

A Critical Biography
Author(s): John Richetti
Original Publish Date: Jul 29, 2015
Product Number: EB00622459
Released: Sep 15, 2015
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781119118008
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
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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  

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