“Molly Becomes a Thief”, D. Defoe – HOMEWORK

Questions on Textual Analysis Four Open Questions: answer briefly, no more than 10 lines for each question. It has been said that with this new novel, unlike he did in his … Continue reading “Molly Becomes a Thief”, D. Defoe – HOMEWORK

Excerpt from Defoe’s “The Fortunes and Misfortunes of Moll Flanders” (1722)

MOLLY BECOMES A THIEF “I lived two years in this dismal condition, wasting that little I had, weeping continually over my dismal circumstances, and, as it were, only bleeding to … Continue reading Excerpt from Defoe’s “The Fortunes and Misfortunes of Moll Flanders” (1722)

DANIEL DEFOE (1660-1731)

DANIEL DEFOE (1660-1731) Daniel Defoe led an adventurous life. He travelled extensively, was a journalist, a writer, a spy and he was a businessman who faced bankruptcy and made it … Continue reading DANIEL DEFOE (1660-1731)