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De voor- en tegenspoeden van de befaamde Moll Flanders

Daniel Defoe (author)

De voor- en tegenspoeden van de befaamde Moll Flanders

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De opbloei van de 18e-eeuwse Engelse roman werd onder meer ingeleid door het werk van Daniel Defoe (1660-1731). Naast honderden verhalen, artikelen en pamfletten schreef hij Robinson Crusoe en in 1722 de Voor- en Tegenspoeden van de Befaamde Moll Flanders. Hierin komt een bijna even eenzame, vrouwelijke Robinson aan het woord, die in de Londense (onder)wereld een niet aflatende strijd voert om fin
Title
De voor- en tegenspoeden van de befaamde Moll Flanders
Author
Daniel Defoe
Language
Dutch
Original language
English
Original title
The fortunes and misfortunes of the famous Moll Flanders
Publisher
Utrecht: Het Spectrum, [2009?] | Other editions
314 p.
Note
Fotomech. herdr. van de 1ste uitgave Utrecht : Het Spectrum, 1978
ISBN
9789031501151

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Availability in Flemish libraries

More than 38 times in Flemish libraries

About Daniel Defoe

Daniel Defoe (; born Daniel Foe; c. 1660 – 24 April 1731) was an English writer, trader, journalist, pamphleteer and spy. He is most famous for his novel Robinson Crusoe, published in 1719, which 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 in Britain with others such as Aphra Behn and Samuel Richardson. Defoe wrote many political tracts and was often in trouble with the authorities, and spent a period in prison. Intellectuals and political leaders paid attention to his fresh ideas and sometimes consulted with him.

Defoe was a prolific and versatile writer, producing more than three hundred works—books, pamphlets, and journals—on diverse topics, including politics, crime, religion, marriage, psychology, and the supernatural. He was also a pioneer of business journalism and eco…Read more on Wikipedia

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