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The Resource Daniel Defoe : ambition & innovation, Paula R. Backscheider

Daniel Defoe : ambition & innovation, Paula R. Backscheider

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Daniel Defoe : ambition & innovation
Title
Daniel Defoe
Title remainder
ambition & innovation
Statement of responsibility
Paula R. Backscheider
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this book, Paula Backscheider considers Daniel Defoe's entire canon as related, developing, and in close dynamic relationship to the literature of its time. In so doing, she revises our conception of the contexts of Defoe's work and reassesses his achievement and contribution as a writer. By restoring a literary context for modern criticism, Backscheider argues the intensity and integrity of Defoe's artistic ambitions, demonstrating that everything he wrote rests solidly upon extensive reading of books published in England, his understanding of the reading tastes of his contemporaries, and h
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Backscheider, Paula R
Dewey number
823/.5
Index
index present
LC call number
PR3407
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Defoe, Daniel
  • Defoe, Daniel
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
Label
Daniel Defoe : ambition & innovation, Paula R. Backscheider
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
COVER; TITLE; COPYRIGHT; CONTENTS; ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; 1. THE BENT AND GENIUS OF THE AGE; 2. POETRY; 3. PAMPHLETS AND POLITICS; 4. THE HISTORIES; 5. THE HISTORICAL NOVELS; 6. CRIME AND ADVENTURE; 7. ROXANA; 8. MELTED DOWN, FILLED WITH WONDERS; NOTES; BIBLIOGRAPHY; INDEX; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W
Control code
900344996
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (310 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813161839
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt129bk51
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)900344996
Label
Daniel Defoe : ambition & innovation, Paula R. Backscheider
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
COVER; TITLE; COPYRIGHT; CONTENTS; ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; 1. THE BENT AND GENIUS OF THE AGE; 2. POETRY; 3. PAMPHLETS AND POLITICS; 4. THE HISTORIES; 5. THE HISTORICAL NOVELS; 6. CRIME AND ADVENTURE; 7. ROXANA; 8. MELTED DOWN, FILLED WITH WONDERS; NOTES; BIBLIOGRAPHY; INDEX; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W
Control code
900344996
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (310 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813161839
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt129bk51
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)900344996

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