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A Hymn To The Mob

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Daniel Defoe


Summary: [A Hymn To The Mob by Daniel Defoe. By Dyet Cortez States And Sanhedrins Of Men They re All But Thy Great Representatives In Whom Thy Greater Self Survives Meer Rabble Drawn In Miniature Whose Bus ness tis Thy Plagues To Cure.]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 211

A Journal Of The Plague Year

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Daniel Defoe


Summary: [A Journal Of The Plague Year by Daniel Defoe. In 1665 the plague swept through London claiming over 97 000 lives. Daniel Defoe was just five at the time of the plague but he later called on his own memories as well as his writing experience to create this vivid chronicle of the epidemic and its victims. A Journal 1722 follows Defoe s fictional narrator as he traces the devastating progress of the ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 365

A Relation Of The Apparition Of Mrs Veal

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Daniel Defoe


Summary: [A Relation Of The Apparition Of Mrs Veal by Daniel Defoe. Daniel Defoe 1659 1661 - 24 April 1731 born Daniel Foe was an English writer journalist and pamphleteer who gained enduring fame for his novel Robinson Crusoe. Defoe is notable for being one of the earliest practitioners of the novel as he helped to popularise the form in Britain and is even referred to by some as one of the founders of ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 418

A Vindication Of The Press

  [english | ]  

Daniel Defoe


Summary: [Bound with Richardson J. of Newent. Thoughts upon thinking. 1972.]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 42

An Appeal To Honour And Justice

  [english | 1715]  

Daniel Defoe


Excerpts: [... come at last when the voice of moderate principles may be heard. Hitherto the noise has been so great, and the prejudices and passions of men so strong, ...... and I think it cannot be safe, to any just prince, to rule over a divided people, split into incensed and exasperated parties. Though a skilful ...... as not only having an undoubted relation to it by blood, but as being ...]
Genres: [satireDownloads: 120

An Appeal To Honour And Justice Though It Be Of His Worst Enemies

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Daniel Defoe


Summary: [An Appeal To Honour And Justice Though It Be Of His Worst Enemies Being A True Account Of His Conduct In Public Affairs by Daniel Defoe. This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital format by a community of volunteers. You may find it for free on the web. Purchase of the Kindle edition includes wireless delivery.]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 99

An Essay On Projects

  [english | 1697]  

Daniel Defoe


Excerpts: [... when it was resolved, on the 13th of February, 1689, that the flight of James had been an abdication and he was one of the mounted citizens who formed ...... who had suffered by the war with France. If a great many fell, much greater were the number of those who felt a sensible ebb of their fortunes, and with ...... those Exchange mountebanks we very properly call brokers, but I ...]
Genres: [essaysDownloads: 64

An Humble Proposal To The People Of England

  [english | 1729]  

Daniel Defoe


Summary: [An Humble Proposal To The People Of England Updated W Linked Toc by Daniel Defoe. .]
Genres: [satireDownloads: 72

Atalantis Major

  [english | 1711]  

Daniel Defoe


Summary: [Reprint of the 1711 ed.]
Genres: [satireDownloads: 324

Augusta Triumphans

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Daniel Defoe


Summary: [Augusta Triumphans Updated by Daniel Defoe. .]
Genres: [satireDownloads: 316

Captain Singleton

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Daniel Defoe


Excerpts: [... Adventures which happened under my Conduct hereabouts many Years after, I think this Miniature of my future Enterprizes may not be unpleasant ...... in a few Words, had many Defects, but yet, all things considered, it was as well as we could expect it to be. In short, it was a kind of a ...... When we ask'd for some to guide us, they shrunk up their Shoulders as Frenchmen do when ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 318

Colonel Jack

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Daniel Defoe


Summary: [Bibliography: p. xxix-xxxii.]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 6

Dickory Cronke

  [english | 1719]  

Daniel Defoe


Summary: [With reproductions of original title-pages.]
Genres: [fiction and literature | satireDownloads: 231

Essay Upon Projects

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Daniel Defoe


Excerpts: [... for I know nothing is taken from them but the bare words, friendly society, which they cannot pretend to be any considerable piece of invention ...... he shall have the same relief, is a thing so rational that hardly anything but a hare-brained follow, that thinks of nothing, would omit entering ...... Pounds s. d. If 100,000 persons subscribe, they pay down at their entering each ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 242

Everybody Business Is Nobody Business

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Daniel Defoe


Summary: [The Snowball: Warren Buffett and the Business of Life is a biography about Warren Buffett by Alice Schroeder. Before this book was written Warren Buffett rejected numerous approaches by biographers journalists and publishers to cooperate on an account of his life. After spending six years as the only Wall Street analyst Buffett would speak to Alice Schroeder was approached by Buffett to write his ...]
Genres: [essays | satireDownloads: 454

From London To Land End

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Daniel Defoe


Excerpts: [... etext/etext90 through /etext96. or cd etext/articles [get suggest gut for more information]. . . GET INDEX.00.GUT. for a list ...... makes the wonder much the less in those trees at Hampton Court gardens but the performance was not the less difficult or nice, however, in these, ...... like the rest of England and passing a village or two we enter Basingstoke, in the midst of woods ...]
Genres: [travel | essaysDownloads: 37

Giving Alms No Charity

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Daniel Defoe


Summary: [A select list of useful books: p. xxxiii-xxxiv.]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 201

History Of The Plague In England

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Daniel Defoe


Summary: [A book written a long time ago but still makes you feel emotional when you read what the people went through. It is a bit difficult to read but if you are interested in the plague it can hold your attention very well.]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 139

Lady Roxana

  [french | 1724]  

Daniel Defoe


Summary: [Ne Poitiers de parents protestants Roxane est venue en Angleterre en 1683 avec ses parents qui fuyaient devant la perscution. Trs belle elle pouse quinze ans un riche brasseur. Aprs huit ans dune vie assez brillante son mari prend la fuite pour viter la faillite. La jeune femme est rduite la misre. Elle confie ses enfants ses beaux-parents et devient la matresse de son propritaire sa servante ...]
Genres: [fictionDownloads: 438

Memoirs Of A Cavalier

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Daniel Defoe


Summary: [LC copy has inscription: Elizabeth Hazard from E.H. 1868.]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 420
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