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Defoe, representative selections

by Daniel Defoe

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Published by G. Bell in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Selections from Defoe"s writings, with biographical and critical notes.

Statementedited by John Masefield
SeriesBohn"s standard library
ContributionsMasefield, John, 1878-1967
The Physical Object
Paginationxxxiii, 388 p. :
Number of Pages388
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24187170M
OCLC/WorldCa44723356

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Daniel Defoe (/ d ɪ ˈ f oʊ /; c. – 24 April ), born Daniel Foe, was an English trader, writer, journalist, pamphleteer and spy. He is most famous for his novel Robinson Crusoe, published inwhich is claimed to be second only to the Bible in its number of translations.

He has been seen as one of the earliest proponents of the English novel, and helped to popularise the form Resting place: Bunhill Fields.

Terra DeFoe for State Representative. 1, likes 2 talking about this. For over 15 years, Terra has been an advocate for working families in Detroit, Ecorse and River Rouge. She began her career 5/5. Daniel Defoe, (bornLondon, Eng.—died ApLondon), English novelist, pamphleteer, and journalist, author of Robinson Crusoe (–22) and Moll Flanders ().

Early life. Defoe’s father, James Foe, was a hard-working and fairly prosperous tallow chandler (perhaps also, later, a butcher), of Flemish descent. By his middle 30s, Daniel was calling himself “Defoe.

One of three children, Daniel Defoe was born to James Foe, a butcher, and his wife Alice, in the parish of St. Giles, Cripplegate, London about It seems that Defoe's name went through various spellings: Foe, Faugh, DuFoo, Du'Foe, DeFoe, DeFooe, Dukow (a sexton's error) and Daniel Defoe, Esq.

Often Defoe signed himself D.F., D.D.F. or Jermain Colin Defoe OBE (born 7 October ) is an English professional footballer who plays as a striker for Scottish Premiership club Rangers, on loan from AFC Bournemouth of the Premier League, and the England national will join Rangers permanently in the summer transfer window of the –21 season.

Defoe began his career with Charlton Athletic, joining their youth team aged 14 Place of birth: Beckton, England. Daniel Defoe ( – ) Daniel Defoe ((?)- April ) was an English writer, journalist and spy, who gained enduring fame for his novel Robinson Crusoe.

Defoe is notable for being one of the earliest practitioners of the novel and helped popularize the genre in. Defoe, Daniel - Life and Works Daniel Defoe è uno dei maggiori scrittori della letteratura inglese. Nato a londra nelscrisse capolavori come Moll Flanders e Robinson Crusoe.5/5(2).

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Lives & letters: In Daniel Defoe was cutting a dash in Edinburgh coffee houses, working undercover for the crown. His pioneering novels were profoundly shaped by his activities as a. Daniel Defoe’s Robinson Crusoe comes second in our list of the best novels written in English.

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Its narrator tells the story of her own "wicked" life as the mistress of rich and powerful : Daniel Defoe (?) Daniel Defoe was born and grew up in turbulent times. On Defoe's birth, see J.A. Downie's essay "Defoe's Birth," which you can access would like to thank Professor Alan Downie and The Scriblerian and the Kit-Cats for their permission to post this essay here.

Defoe's youth was marked by the plague, the great fire of London, a series of wars with the Dutch, and. Daniel Defoe (?) was a prolific English writer who became one of the first Western writers to write novels and turn them into a sought after literary genre.

During his life, Defoe wrote more than books, pamphlets and journals on topics a. Defoe, Daniel. History of the plague in London / (New York: American Book Co., c), also by Daniel Defoe (page images at HathiTrust) Defoe, Daniel.

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Critics have seen Robinson Crusoe as representative of British colonialism and imperialism, glorifying the subjugation of other cultures. daniel defoe robinson crusoe book.

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Daniel Defoe was born in London in His father was a butcher named Foe and Daniel added the De in He was educated to become a Presbyterian minister but changed his mind and went into business.

Defoe started as a hosiery merchant which allowed him to travel throughout Europe.