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Author Pritchard, Penny, author.

Title Before crusoe : Defoe, voice, and the ministry / Penny Pritchard
Published New York, NY : Routledge, 2018
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Description 1 online resource
Series Routledge studies in eighteenth-century literature ; 20
Routledge studies in eighteenth-century literature ; 20
Contents Cover; Half Title; Series Page; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication; Contents; Acknowledgements; Introduction; 1 The Nonconformist Catch-22; 2 'Our Name Is Legion': Defoe's Authorial Personae; 3 'You must go Home, and ask my Father': Providence, Empiricism, and Print Culture; 4 A Cold Ministry and a Careless People: Conduct and Self After 1715; 5 Another Island: Robinson Crusoe and Beyond; Index
Summary Penny Pritchard is a Senior Lecturer in Eighteenth-Century Literature, and has taught at the University of Hertfordshire since completing her PhD in 2006. Both her doctoral thesis (entitled 'Defoe, Rhetoric, and Nonconformity') and MA in Eighteenth-Century Studies were undertaken at the University of East Anglia. Her first book (The Long Eighteenth-Century: Literature from 1660 to 1790) was published by York Press in 2010, and she has written extensively on Defoe and early modern religious writing in academic journals and chapter collections
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, Dec. 3, 2018)
Subject Defoe, Daniel, 1661?-1731 -- Characters -- Robinson Crusoe
Defoe, Daniel, 1661?-1731 -- Characters
Defoe, Daniel, 1661?-1731 -- Criticism and interpretation
Defoe, Daniel, 1661?-1731.
English literature -- 18th century -- History and criticism.
Characters and characteristics.
Crusoe, Robinson (Fictitious character)
English literature.
LITERARY CRITICISM -- European -- English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0429026749