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

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

by Daniel Defoe, Albert J. Rivero
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0393978621

ISBN-13: 9780393978629

Pub. Date: 12/28/2003

Publisher: Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.

Moll Flanders is one of the best-selling novels of all time.
This Norton Critical Edition is again based on the first edition text (1722), the only text known to be Defoe’s own. It is accompanied by detailed explanatory annotations and the editor’s essay outlining the novel’s textual history.
“Contexts” collects related documents

Overview

Moll Flanders is one of the best-selling novels of all time.
This Norton Critical Edition is again based on the first edition text (1722), the only text known to be Defoe’s own. It is accompanied by detailed explanatory annotations and the editor’s essay outlining the novel’s textual history.
“Contexts” collects related documents on criminal transport, contemporary accounts of lives of crime, and colonial laws as they applied to servants, slaves, and runaways.
“Criticism” includes eleven interpretations by Juliet McMaster, Everett Zimmerman, Maximillian E. Novak, Henry Knight Miller, Ian A. Bell, Carol Kay, Paula B. Backscheider, John Rietz, Ann Louise Kibbie, John Richetti, and Ellen Pollak.
A Chronology and Selected Bibliography are also included.

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:
341,514
Product dimensions:
5.20(w) x 8.40(h) x 1.20(d)

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