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Publication Date: 01/01/1968

279 pages

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  • Part I. The Making of a Middle-Class Gentleman
    • 1. A Crucial Decision: Minister or Merchant?
    • 2. London Merchant and Athenian Wit
    • 3. From Sunday Gentleman to the True-Born Englishman
    • 4. Prison and Pillory: Birth of Mr. Review
  • Part II. Middle-Class Gentility in Defoe’s Fiction
    • 5. Fiction and the Age, 1714–1724
    • 6. Major Middle-Class Themes
    • 7. Moll Flanders
    • 8. Colonel Jacque
    • 9. The Fortunate Mistress
  • Part III. The Tradesman as Gentleman
    • 10. The Complete English Tradesman: Gentility and Trade
    • 11. The Compleat English Gentleman: The Born and the Bred Gentleman
    • 12. The Final Years of Daniel Defoe, Gentleman
  • Notes
  • Index

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