Moll Flanders: An Authoritative Text, Contexts, Criticism / Edition 2

Moll Flanders: An Authoritative Text, Contexts, Criticism / Edition 2

by Daniel Defoe
     
 

Moll Flanders is one of the best-selling novels of all time.See more details below

Overview

Moll Flanders is one of the best-selling novels of all time.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780393978629
Publisher:
Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.
Publication date:
12/28/2003
Series:
Norton Critical Editions Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
544
Sales rank:
267,002
Product dimensions:
5.20(w) x 8.40(h) x 1.20(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Facsimile title page (1722)1
The Preface3
The History and Misfortunes Of the Famous Moll Flanders, &c9
A Textual Problem in Moll Flanders269
Benefits of Transportation275
Moll's Final Years in Ireland277
The Life of James Mac-Faul, Husband to Moll Flanders, &c281
The Counterfeit Lady Unveiled290
The Golden Farmer, a Murderer and Highway-man297
The Equation of Love and Money in Moll Flanders337
Moll Flanders: Parodies of Respectability349
"Unweary'd Traveller" and "Indifferent Monitor": Openness and Complexity in Moll Flanders369
Some Reflections on Defoe's Moll Flanders and the Romance Tradition391
Moll Flanders, Crime and Comfort403
Moll Flanders: Political Woman437
The Crime Wave and Moll Flanders460
Criminal Ms-Representation: Moll Flanders and Female Criminal Biography472
The Birth of Capital in Defoe's Moll Flanders484
Freedom and Necessity, Improvisation and Fate in Moll Flanders491
Moll Flanders, Incest, and the Structure of Exchange497
A Chronology519
Selected Bibliography523

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