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The Resource Roxana : the fortunate mistress : or, a history of the life and vast variety of fortunes of Mademoiselle de Beleau, afterwards called the Countess de Wintselsheim in Germany : being the person known by the name of the Lady Roxana in the time of Charles II, Daniel Defoe

Roxana : the fortunate mistress : or, a history of the life and vast variety of fortunes of Mademoiselle de Beleau, afterwards called the Countess de Wintselsheim in Germany : being the person known by the name of the Lady Roxana in the time of Charles II, Daniel Defoe

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Roxana : the fortunate mistress : or, a history of the life and vast variety of fortunes of Mademoiselle de Beleau, afterwards called the Countess de Wintselsheim in Germany : being the person known by the name of the Lady Roxana in the time of Charles II
Title
Roxana
Title remainder
the fortunate mistress : or, a history of the life and vast variety of fortunes of Mademoiselle de Beleau, afterwards called the Countess de Wintselsheim in Germany : being the person known by the name of the Lady Roxana in the time of Charles II
Statement of responsibility
Daniel Defoe
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
'Roxana', Defoe's last and darkest novel, is the autobiography of a woman who has traded her virtue, at first for survival, and then for fame and fortune. The novel's drama lies in the heroine's attempts to understand the sometimes bitter lesson of her life
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StDuBDS
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1661?-1731
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Defoe, Daniel
Dewey number
  • 823.5
  • 823.5
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1958-
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Mullan, John
Series statement
Oxford world's classics
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  • Mistresses
  • Mistresses
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Roxana : the fortunate mistress : or, a history of the life and vast variety of fortunes of Mademoiselle de Beleau, afterwards called the Countess de Wintselsheim in Germany : being the person known by the name of the Lady Roxana in the time of Charles II, Daniel Defoe
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Publication
Note
This ed. originally published: 1996
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
9780199536740
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
  • New ed. /
  • edited with an introduction and notes by John Mullan.
Extent
xxxv, 356 p.
Isbn
9780199536740
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
1 ill., map
Label
Roxana : the fortunate mistress : or, a history of the life and vast variety of fortunes of Mademoiselle de Beleau, afterwards called the Countess de Wintselsheim in Germany : being the person known by the name of the Lady Roxana in the time of Charles II, Daniel Defoe
Publication
Note
This ed. originally published: 1996
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
9780199536740
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
  • New ed. /
  • edited with an introduction and notes by John Mullan.
Extent
xxxv, 356 p.
Isbn
9780199536740
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
1 ill., map

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